Events for Friday, October 28th 2016
Schedule A Day. The day begins at 9:00 am with the 1st period/7:00 am class. See the U-High website for complete details.
Board of Trustee Discussion Hour
Conflicting, explosive arguments offered by top academic historians from Harvard, Brandeis University and the University of Southern California regarding possible collaborations between Hollywood film moguls and the Nazis during the 1930s will be examined. How those relationships shaped on-screen presentations and marketing will be discussed, as will critical responses to books written by Ben Urwand…
Board of Trustees Meeting
Microaggressions are small acts with potentially big effects-little behaviors that communicate hostile or derogatory slights towards a person or a group of people. These acts may be intentional or unintentional. In this workshop, you?ll learn how to identify microaggressions and explore the role they play on our campus. You?ll leave this seminar with a better…
Prof. Tony Joseph (Communication Sciences & Disorders) presents "Blast-related hearing losses"
Dr. Jeremy Driskell of Illinois State University will present a seminar titled "Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles for Biosensing with Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS)" at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 28, 2016, in Julian 225. For questions, or to arrange an accommodation to participate fully in this event, please contact the sponsor.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Dr. Janet Wessel Krejci, will give a presentation entitled, "University Update", at 4:30 p.m. in the Founders Suite in the Bone Student Center. All faculty, staff, annuitants and guests are welcome to join us at the University Club from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. this Friday in the…
Join us on October 28th at 7PM in the Prairie Room as spoken word artist Elizabeth Acevedo shares her powerful poetry with the student body.http://www.acevedopoetry.com/ Be sure to keep up to date with the University Program Board (UPB)! Website: http://upb.illinoisstate.edu/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UPB.IllinoisState Twitter: https://twitter.com/ISU_UPB Instagram: http://instagram.com/isuupb If you require accommodations to participate in this program,…
Third Annual ShakesFEAR! Join us at the Ewing Cultural Center where the ghost of William Shakespeare will take you on a 25-minute tour of the grounds, introducing you to scary characters from his plays! Three Nights Only Thursday, Friday, Saturday Oct 27, 28, 29, 2016 (Rain Date: Sunday, Oct 30) Reserve your tickets ahead of…
University High School will present Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman, a combination of ancient Greek and Roman plays with a modern twist.
Two Short Plays: The Coffee Bar and The Walls by Ali Salem and Griselda Gambaro These two one-act plays examine the eerily similar power dynamics between characters who are playing their prescribed roles within "the system." The Coffee Bar is set in Cairo, Egypt where an Author and a Producer meet to discuss a potential…
Join the storytellers of the Improv Mafia as they perform frightening tales of the supernatural live beneath the stars. Spooky stories old, new, and maybe true will stand your hair on end! The Friday 7:30 PM, and Saturday 2 and 7:30 PM performances are family oriented and appropriate for all audiences. The Friday evening midnight performance of "Ghostly Tales under the Stars" is more intense and recommended for mature audiences.
For additional information contact band office (309)438-2166