View "A Home of Their Own" followed by a panel discussion led by Dr. Deirdre Cobb-Roberts.
A CAMPUS HOME OF OUR OWN: Sharing memories of a time at the University of Illinois when African American students were not allowed to live...
In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” We are featuring a...more
Speaker: Dr. Yến Lê Espiritu
Distinguished Professor, Department of Ethnic Studies
UC San Diego
Joining the fields of transnational feminist studies with critical refugee studies, this talk introduces the concept...
The complete renovation of Natural History Building on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is now complete! During the past three years, the building was completely gutted and rebuilt inside.
From 2-4:30 p....
Part of the Speculative Futures event series. Artists Lynnée Denise, John Jennings, Stacey Robinson and Alex Shakar talk about the role of technology and the creative imagination. They combine presentations of their work with personal...more
This event opens the doors of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) to share some of the audio-visual rich transdisciplinary research supported by the center. Experience NCSA’s digital scholarship differently with this...more
Interested in writing science fiction or creating sci-fi art? Meet the pros at this free event for students in grades 6–12 and learn what drew them to speculative fiction, how they made it in their industry, and how they go about their creative...more
English undergraduates, inspired by their engineering counterparts, share their speculative futures concepts in fast-paced Pecha Kucha style presentations that will spark an interactive discussion with our creative guests and the audience. ...more
Part of the Speculative Futures event series.
This panel features invited writers and artists talking about all the technological wonders they have seen at Illinois and answering questions from the audience about how they imagine...
Speaker: Dr. Lisa Lowe
Professor of English and Humanities
Director, Center for Humanities
This paper reflects on the possibilities, limits, and alternatives to the archives that authorize...
The Final Sesquicentennial event will end with the graduating class of 2018. 150 years ago, the first class of the University of Illinois graduated.
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Allerton's annual Garden Party Fundraiser features an afternoon stroll through the lovely Allerton Gardens, followed by dinner and a live auction in the Mansion. This year’s sesquicentennial event will be reminiscent of the "installation party"...more