Aug 19, 2017

 

Meetings/Events

MAKING EXCELLENCE INCLUSIVE INAUGURAL CONFERENCE - OCTOBER 13, 2017

Please save the date for the Making Excellence Inclusive Inaugural Conference on Friday, October 13th, 2017, on the campus of EIU.

EIU Staff, faculty, and graduate students are invited to this inaugural conference which will feature sessions about how we can work with our students to achieve excellence in academics and co-curricular activities. Please add October 13th to your calendar and plan on attending this special event.



GEORGIA A RYAN, Minority Affairs Department
Posted: Jul 21, 2017


TARBLE BUS TRIP CELEBRATES JAPANESE CULTURE

Join the Tarble Arts Center on Sunday, August 27 from 12-8pm as we travel to Champaign for a day of Japanese cultural immersion in celebration of the exhibition, Tsukioka Yoshitoshi: Japanese Prints from the Taubman Museum of Art's Permanent Collection.

This trip includes a special lunch; a private tea ceremony at the UIUC's Japan House; and an opportunity to explore the demonstrations, performances, vendors, and more during: Matsuri, A Japanese Festival at Japan House. The cost is 60.00 for Tarble members, 75.00 for non-members and includes lunch, the tea ceremony, and limited vendor tickets to the festival.



KATHRYN MORICE, Tarble Arts Center
Posted: Aug 08, 2017


SOLAR ECLIPSE 2017 -- EDUCATED-ENLIGHTENED-ECLIPSED!

On Monday, August 21, 2017, faculty, staff and students are invited to attend a solar eclipse-viewing event at the EIU Campus Pond from 12:00-2:30 p.m. Telescope demonstrations will be taking place prior to the eclipse along with a pin-hole camera creation station. Giveaways include solar eclipse glasses and t-shirts as well as pizza, hotdogs, chips, and popcorn. Guest appearances by Billy the Panther and Dino Dinosaur. Also, be sure to check out the exhibit at Booth Library and a wall art display hosted by the EIU Art Department.

For additional information about the solar eclipse visit the Physics webpage at: https://www.eiu.edu/physics/eclipse.php

You will not want to miss this much-anticipated event! Your next opportunity to view a solar eclipse will be the year 2024.

Special thanks to our EIU sponsors: Physics Department; Geology & Geography Department; Office of the President; Booth Library; Office of Civic Engagement & Volunteerism; Arts Department; New Student & Family Programs; MLK Jr. University Union; University Board; and Housing & Dining Services.



KAREN K BEASON, Physics Department
Posted: Aug 11, 2017


EVENTS CALENDAR

If you have events that you would like to be on the University Calendar, please make a submission at https://www.eiu.edu/calendar. You may submit event series as well. Events are approved daily. 



TRACY HALL-INGRAM, CATS
Posted: Aug 14, 2017


 


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