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Spring Break Ends
Sunday,  March 26, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring Change of Registration (Drop/Add)/Late registration begins
Monday,  March 27, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring Classes begin 8 a.m.
Monday,  March 27, 2017,  (All Day)  

La Table française
Monday,  March 27, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

Global Cafe - Panel Discussion on Global Gender Rights
Wednesday,  March 29, 2017,  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   | 2010 Sheridan Road

Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student Conference
Thursday,  March 30, 2017,  (All Day)  

Last day to add a class or change a section for Spring
Friday,  March 31, 2017,  (All Day)  

Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student Conference
Friday,  March 31, 2017,  (All Day)  

CLI Curricular Enhancement Grant Deadline
Friday,  March 31, 2017,  4:30 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Spring Tuition due
Saturday,  April 1, 2017,  (All Day)  

La Table française
Monday,  April 3, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

MENA Monday. Oil and Empire, 1871-1929 — A Talk by Joel Beinin
Monday,  April 3, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Workers and Thieves: Labor Movements and Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt — Joel Beinin
Monday,  April 3, 2017,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Italian Undergraduate Lecture Series: Amedeo Feniello
Tuesday,  April 4, 2017,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: Bisi Silva on Developing a History of Women Artists in Nigeria
Wednesday,  April 5, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Undergraduate workshop in Italian: Amedeo Feniello
Wednesday,  April 5, 2017,  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   | Crowe Hall

Visual Vanguard: Bisi Silva
Wednesday,  April 5, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Israel and the Middle East: Changing Equations
Thursday,  April 6, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Developing Girls? The Temporal Logics of the Global Girls’ Empowerment Movement
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

A Conversation with the Artist and the Author: Thomas Mapfumo and Mhoze Chikowero
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Harris Hall

CLI Summer 2017 Institute Funds Deadline
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  4:30 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Los Muertos [Film] with director Lisandro Alonso
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Concert: Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks Unlimited
Saturday,  April 8, 2017,  8:00 PM - 10:00 PM  

Registration for Summer Session 2017 begins
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  (All Day)  

La Table française
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

Turkish-German Filmmaker Ilker Çatak in Conversation with MENA Faculty Member Emrah Yıldız
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

2 Short Films by Turkish-German Director Ilker Çatak + Conversation with Professors Anna Parkinson & Emrah Yıldız
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Annie May Swift Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: The Poetics of Voice in Ben Okri's The Famished Road
Wednesday,  April 12, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Le Ciné Club
Thursday,  April 13, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Last day for undergraduates to change grading status from grade to P-N or vice versa for Spring
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  (All Day)  

RE. . . Africa: Archives, Knowledges, Approaches
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  (All Day)   | University Library

“Effective Communication in the Japanese Workplace”
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

La Table française
Monday,  April 17, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

Anne Berger lecture
Monday,  April 17, 2017,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Second Annual Buffett Award for Emerging Global Leaders Lecture
Tuesday,  April 18, 2017,  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Spring Global Health Day
Wednesday,  April 19, 2017,  12:00 PM - 3:00 PM   | Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center

Wednesdays@PAS: Understanding the Nature of Cross Border Intergroup Conflicts. A Study of Murle and their Neighbours along the Ethiopia-South Sudan Border
Wednesday,  April 19, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

CLI Spring Business Meeting
Wednesday,  April 19, 2017,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Lecture by Playwright Driss Ksikes: Title TBA
Wednesday,  April 19, 2017,  5:30 PM - 6:15 PM   | University Hall

Romance Language Major = Exciting Future!
Thursday,  April 20, 2017,  12:30 PM - 2:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  April 21, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Bachir Diagne lecture
Friday,  April 21, 2017,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Chicago Language Symposium
Saturday,  April 22, 2017,  8:00 AM - 6:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

La Table française
Monday,  April 24, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Warner C. Greene, MD, PhD
Monday,  April 24, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Wieboldt Hall South Entrance

Wednesdays@PAS: Detoothing Kampala: Notes on an Emerging Economy of Seduction
Wednesday,  April 26, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Manfred H. Vogel Memorial Lecture in Judaic Studies - “The Jewish Encounter with American Freedom: A New Variation on an Old Theme.”
Wednesday,  April 26, 2017,  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   | McCormick Foundation Center

Ebola Crisis in West Africa: Epidemic Projections and the Politics of Reckoning
Friday,  April 28, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Martha Wilfahrt
Friday,  April 28, 2017,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  April 28, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Symposium on Chantal Ackerman's cinema
Friday,  April 28, 2017,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

IPR Colloquim: Celeste Watkins-Hayes - The Safety Net that AIDS Activism Built: Lessons for Intersectional Social, Economic, and Political Transformation
Monday,  May 1, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Chambers Hall

La Table française
Monday,  May 1, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

MENA Monday | New Directions Lecture. When Abu Salim Went to Africa: Emigrant Anxieties in Lebanese Cinema — Ghenwa Hayek
Monday,  May 1, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Harris Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: From Digital Literacy to Social Engineering: Sponsoring and Censoring Nollywood in the Twenty-First Century
Wednesday,  May 3, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Le Ciné Club
Thursday,  May 4, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Last day to drop a class for Spring. (No tuition adjustment after March 31)
Friday,  May 5, 2017,  (All Day)  

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 5, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Pre-Registration for Fall 2017 begins
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  (All Day)  

IPR Colloquium: Bruce Spencer - Cost-Benefit Analysis for a Quinquennial Census: The 2016 Population Census of South Africa
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Chambers Hall

La Table française
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

MENA Monday. Organic Compound: Zionism & Science in Mandate Palestine — A Talk by Fredrik Meiton
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | University Hall

Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Sera L. Young, MA, PhD
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Wieboldt Hall South Entrance

NU-Q in Evanston: Jihad of the Pen, Journal of the Soul
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   | 620 Library Place

Buffett Visiting Professor Lecture
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: On Juridical Colonialism: International Law and the Ottoman Scramble for Africa
Wednesday,  May 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 12, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Registration for Fall 2017 begins
Monday,  May 15, 2017,  (All Day)  

La Table française
Monday,  May 15, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

TEACHx: Promoting Experiments in Teaching and Learning
Wednesday,  May 17, 2017,  8:30 AM - 4:00 PM   | Norris University Center

Wednesdays@PAS: “God Has Exposed You”: Discourses of Judgement in Nigerian Hausa Film
Wednesday,  May 17, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Reading by Moroccan Playwright Driss Ksikes: Tiltle TBA
Wednesday,  May 17, 2017,  5:30 PM - 6:15 PM   | University Hall

Moroccan Exceptionalism: An Interdisciplinary Symposium
Thursday,  May 18, 2017,  12:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Le Ciné Club
Thursday,  May 18, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish Civilization “Israel as a Jewish and Democratic State.”
Thursday,  May 18, 2017,  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM   | Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Conference: Post-Intervention Governance and Security in the African Sahel
Friday,  May 19, 2017,  (All Day)   | 620 Library Place

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 19, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Virginia Krause lecture
Friday,  May 19, 2017,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

La Table française
Monday,  May 22, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1835 Hinman Avenue

MENA Monday. International Humanitarian Law Versus the Counter-Terrorism War Paradigm: Analyzing the US “War on Terror” — Lisa Hajjar
Monday,  May 22, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | University Hall

MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. The Afterlives of Torture: Executive Power versus International Law in the Age of Trump — Lisa Hajjar
Monday,  May 22, 2017,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

PAS Spring Picnic
Wednesday,  May 24, 2017,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Undergraduate Withdrawal Petition Deadline 5 p.m.
Friday,  May 26, 2017,  (All Day)  

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  May 26, 2017,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Memorial Day (no classes)
Monday,  May 29, 2017,  (All Day)  

WCAS Reading Period Begins
Tuesday,  May 30, 2017,  (All Day)  

Red Lion Lecture: Michael Watts
Wednesday,  May 31, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM  

Final NU Application deadline for Winter + Spring 2018 programs for: IPD Exchanges, BCSP and CASA Barcelona
Thursday,  June 1, 2017,  (All Day)  

Summer Tuition due
Thursday,  June 1, 2017,  (All Day)  

CLI Final Meeting & Celebration
Thursday,  June 1, 2017,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Le Ciné Club
Thursday,  June 1, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Spring classes end
Saturday,  June 3, 2017,  (All Day)  

WCAS Reading Period Ends
Sunday,  June 4, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring exams begin
Monday,  June 5, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring exams end
Saturday,  June 10, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring Grades Due at 3 p.m.
Monday,  June 12, 2017,  (All Day)  

Baccalaureate
Thursday,  June 15, 2017,  (All Day)  

Commencement
Friday,  June 16, 2017,  (All Day)  

Spring Degrees Conferred
Friday,  June 16, 2017,  (All Day)  

Summer Change of Registration (Drop/Add)/Late registration begins
Monday,  June 19, 2017,  (All Day)  

Summer Classes Begin
Monday,  June 19, 2017,  (All Day)