All events for November 2014
Saturday, November 01, 2014,
University Library Marshall Gallery, 1408 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL
As America’s pending military involvement in WWI loomed on the country’s horizon during the first months of 1917, the rumblings of war had darkened the University of Illinois campus. When Woodrow Wilson declared war on April 6, it was reported that Professor Frederick Haynes Newell, head of the Civil Engineering Department, shouted “The nation is now at war” during a gathering...
Sunday, November 02, 2014, 5:00 pm
UIS Public Affairs Center Restaurant, Springfield, IL
The UIS Alumni SAGE Society, Sangamon Auditorium Advisory Committee, and Sangamon Auditorium Staff sponsor and host pre-performance dinners. Come early, get a good parking space, relax, and enjoy a buffet-style dinner served in the same building as Sangamon Auditorium. The menu and décor are designed to complement the evening’s performance. You will enjoy great food and camaraderie with other audience members. These...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Illini Center: 200 South Wacker Drive 4th Floor Chicago, Illinois 60606, Chicago, IL
Stay on top of the new standard. Join us for a luncheon seminar to learn more about the new changes in revenue recognition and how they will impact many companies across all audiences in the US. Leading the discussion will be Emily Kirsch and John Benedetti - who each have several years of experience with complex accounting and financial reporting matters. The...
Saturday, November 08, 2014, 7:00 pm
Westin Lombard, Lombard, IL
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 11:00 am
Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, 236 Harding Band Bldg., 1103 South Sixth Street, Champaign, IL
The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of November of 1918 was designated as the official cessation of World War I hostilities between Germany and the Allied forces. Music was essential in shaping America’s willingness to enter WWI, and it was equally important in forming America’s memories when the war ended. In 1915 President Woodrow Wilson and most of the country...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 5 - 7 pm central
Illini Center, Orange and Blue Room, First Floor, 200 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606, Chicago, IL
The UI Alumni Association's Alumni Career Center invites alumni entrepreneurs to join us for the Alumni Connections After 5 networking event. Alumni Connections After 5 provides University of Illinois professionals, from our 3 campuses (Chicago, Springfield, and Urbana) an opportunity to meet up with fellow alumni and create new professional connections along the way. The November 11th networking event targets alumni...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
The Smith, 956 Second Ave. (at 51st Street), New York City, New York 10022
Join us for an evening of revelry and connecting with fellow Business alumni in New York City as we celebrate 100 years of Business - and 100 more - at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As a valued member of the College of Business alumni family, you've helped create our past, and your legacy shapes our present. Help us commemorate...
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 11:30 am
The 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Illinois serves as the backdrop of a presentation on Public Discourse. Angel Ysaguirre, executive director of the Illinois Humanities Council, will talk about the IHC's "Public Discourse" program and discuss contemporary issues in ways that are passionate, yet thoughtful and respectful. Leslie Goddard, historical interpreter and author, will portray a women’s suffrage activist and...
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 12:30-1:00 P.M.
This mini-webinar, previously scheduled for Nov. 6th, has been rescheduled for Nov. 13th. How Much Is Enough In My Job Search mini-webinar will help you evaluate your efforts. Since it is frustrating not to control the outcome of a job search (typically it takes longer than job seekers hope), learn more about structuring your tasks to use your time well, being...
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
theWit Hotel, Cibo Matto (2nd Floor), 201 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601
Join us for an evening of revelry and connecting with fellow Business alumni in Chicago as we celebrate 100 years of Business - and 100 more - at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As a valued member of the College of Business alumni family, you've helped create our past, and your legacy shapes our present. Help us commemorate the College's...