Check out IGNITE!
IGNITE is one of the Illinois Leadership Center’s i-programs focused on group development and leading change within an organization.
If you want to make a difference on campus or transform your RSO, attend IGNITE!
IGNITE will be held over winter break on January 4th and January 5th in Chicago.
Uplift’s mission is to create and sustain public schools of excellence that empower each student to reach their highest potential in college and the global marketplace and that inspire in students a life-long love of learning, achievement, and service in order to positively change their world.
NCSA is looking for Illinois undergraduate students who have big ideas and the creativity, skill, and drive needed to bring them to life.
Join NCSA from 4 to 6 pm Oct. 24 for NCSA SPIN (Students Pushing Innovation). Meet with NCSA staff and learn more about their research and areas of expertise, such as high-performance computational modeling, big data, 3D visualization, and more. Participating organizations and projects include: Blue Waters <http://www.ncsa.illinois.edu/BlueWaters/> ,XSEDE <https://xsede.org/> , the Illinois Informatics Institute <http://www.informatics.uiuc.edu/> , eDream <http://edream.illinois.edu/> , and the Illinois Institute for Computing in Humanities, Arts, and Social Science <http://chass.illinois.edu/Home/Home.html> . Free snacks will be provided.
NCSA offering up to 15 paid innovation fellowships—selected students will work with NCSA mentors during the Spring 2013 semester on projects related to the center’s interests and areas of expertise. Fellowship proposals are due Nov. 9.
For more information, see http://go.illinois.edu/opportunities.
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Creative Inquiry in the Humanities,
Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Honors Commons Lounge, Room 2034
Lincoln Hall, second floor (up SW Stairwell, turn left, pass through double doors, room on right)
Beauty Beneath the Dirt Film Screening & Leadership Workshop
Katherine Imp, a University of Illinois College of Law alum, will be hosting a leadership workshop on campus next Thursday, Oct. 18. Katherine will also be on campus that day to screen her award-winning documentary feature, Beauty Beneath the Dirt.
What do the Fab Lab, an online collection of Japanese woodblock prints, and CU Wiki.net have in common? Your students can learn about these projects and other topics of interest to library and information science this Friday, October 19 at GSLIS in a Flash! Come join us as current GSLIS students present a series of Pecha Kucha style talks starting at 5:30 in LIS 126. For a full list of students presenting and an abstract of their talks, visit: http://www.lis.illinois.edu/events/2012/10/19/gslis-flash.
Graduate & Professional School Fair <https://www.careercenter.illinois.edu/events/fairs/gpfair>
Wednesday, Oct. 3, 3-7 p.m., Illini Union
Open to ALL students. Come as you are! A full list of participating schools and programs is now available <https://tcc-illinois-csm.symplicity.com/events/students.php?mode=list&cf=gradpro12> .
$20,000 Scholarships to Study Abroad?!
The attached flyer outlines a preservice teacher conference hosted by the Student Education Association here on campus.
The conference would be beneficial to any teacher candidate across our certification programs on campus. Give yourself the chance to get some professional development as well as networking opportunities.
On Tuesday, October 2 at 5:30 in Room 2 Education, we are hosting a discussion and reception for Dr. Jason Irizarry, author of The Latinization of U.S. Schools.
Please invite any students who may be interested to this event. Refreshments will be served!