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Winter Classes begin 8 a.m.
Monday,  January 8, 2018,  (All Day)  

Boren Scholarship - Application Workshop
Monday,  January 8, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1940 Sheridan Road

MENA Monday: Can the Middle Eastern Regional Order Hold? Marc Lynch
Monday,  January 8, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Harris Hall

Hindi-Urdu Placement Testing
Monday,  January 8, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. The Middle East and North Africa: 2017 in Review—and What to Look for in 2018
Monday,  January 8, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Boren Scholarship - Application Workshop
Wednesday,  January 10, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 1940 Sheridan Road

Drone Stories
Thursday,  January 11, 2018,  10:00 AM - 10:00 PM   | Norris University Center

Global Health Corps Deadline!!!
Monday,  January 15, 2018,  (All Day)  

SummerFest 2018
Wednesday,  January 17, 2018,  12:00 PM - 3:00 PM   | Shepard Hall

SummerFest 2018
Thursday,  January 18, 2018,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | 560 Lincoln St

CHSS Workshop: Nitsan Chorev
Friday,  January 19, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  January 19, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday. Impossible Exodus: Iraqi Jews in Israel — Orit Bashkin
Monday,  January 22, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  January 23, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

“Dybbuks, Golems, and Messiahs: Alternative Bodies in the Beginning of Hebrew Theatre"
Tuesday,  January 23, 2018,  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Governance and Development Study Group: Meeting 1
Tuesday,  January 23, 2018,  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  January 24, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Writing/Photographing the Void: Time and Image in the Work of Eduardo Lalo, a Talk with Ana Baez
Thursday,  January 25, 2018,  5:15 PM - 6:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  January 26, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday. Was the 1979 Revolution in Iran Hijacked by the Mullahs? Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi
Monday,  January 29, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Undergraduate Language Grant - Application Deadline
Tuesday,  January 30, 2018,  (All Day)  

CLI Business Meeting
Tuesday,  January 30, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Crowe Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Thursday,  February 1, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  February 6, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  February 7, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  February 9, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday. Traversing Boundaries between the Public and the Private: The Case of Female Mukhtars in Turkey — Senem Yıldırım
Monday,  February 12, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  February 16, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  February 20, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Governance and Development Study Group: Meeting 2
Tuesday,  February 20, 2018,  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  February 21, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

La Propoa Gente
Thursday,  February 22, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  

Voices of Experience: The Value of Foreign Languages in the Working World
Thursday,  February 22, 2018,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

CHSS Workshop: Christian Davenport
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Department Lecture Series: Antoine Traisnel
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Urban Planning & Modernity in Venezuela
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

MENA Monday. Iraqi Kurdistan and the Middle East after the Referendum on Independence — Morgan Kaplan
Monday,  February 26, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library: Elif Batuman reads from her novel The Idiot.
Monday,  February 26, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 2, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  March 6, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  March 7, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 9, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

New Directions Lecture. Soundtrack of the Revolution: The Politics of Music in Iran — Nahid Siamdoust
Monday,  March 12, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Harris Hall

WCAS Reading Period Begins
Tuesday,  March 13, 2018,  (All Day)  

Winter Breakfast Workshop [copy]
Wednesday,  March 14, 2018,  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 16, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Winter Examinations Begin
Monday,  March 19, 2018,  (All Day)  

Winter grades due at 3 p.m.
Monday,  March 26, 2018,  (All Day)  

Spring Classes begin 8 a.m.
Tuesday,  April 3, 2018,  (All Day)  

MENA Monday. Losing the Regional Struggle: Saudi Arabia and the Changing International Relations of the Middle East — Madawi Al-Rasheed
Monday,  April 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

The Long Nineteenth Century Colloquium: Raevin Jimenez, "Domination of Youths: Gender, Generation, and Political Economic Transformation in Second Millennium South Africa"
Monday,  April 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM   | University Hall

Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Jenny Trinitapoli, PhD
Monday,  April 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Wieboldt Hall South Entrance

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  April 13, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Leo Bersani lecture
Friday,  April 13, 2018,  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  

MENA Monday | Nation-Building in Turkey and Morocco Governing Kurdish and Berber Dissent — Senem Aslan
Monday,  April 16, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Kate Ramsey: Powers of Imagination and Afro-Caribbean Healing in the Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Atlantic
Thursday,  April 19, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  April 20, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday. Back to the Future? Tunisia's Democratic Constitutional Order Under Threat — Nadia Marzouki
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Kristina Douglass, Penn State University: Humanizing the Anthropocene of Madagascar
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 1810 Hinman Avenue

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. When Law is Not Enough: Controversies over Muslim Rights in the US — Nadia Marzouki
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Lynn THOMAS lecture (CCHS)
Tuesday,  April 24, 2018,  12:15 PM - 2:00 PM   | Harris Hall

CLI Business Meeting
Wednesday,  April 25, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Crowe Hall

New Directions Lecture. The Arabic Freud: Psychoanalysis and Islam in Modern Egypt — Omnia El Shakry
Monday,  April 30, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 4, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday. Reinventing the Wheel: Constitutions as Iterative Documents — Nathan Brown
Monday,  May 7, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Religious Freedom in Arab States: Who Is Free and What Are They Free to Do? A Talk by Nathan Brown
Monday,  May 7, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 11, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Department Lecture Series: Cécile Alduy
Friday,  May 11, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 18, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 25, 2018,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Adam Phillips lecture
Thursday,  May 31, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM  

Leo Bersani - Adam Phillips Conversation
Friday,  June 1, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM  

WCAS Reading Period Begins
Wednesday,  June 6, 2018,  (All Day)  

CLI Final Business Meeting
Thursday,  June 7, 2018,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Crowe Hall

Spring examinations begin
Monday,  June 11, 2018,  (All Day)