Category Archives: Other departments

Financial Planning Club

Please help us promote this great meeting on Managing Portfolios.  The Financial Planning Club has invited in three outstanding Portfolio Managers to attend this forum right after break.  We appreciate your assistance in promoting this event!  EVERYONE is welcome.


Interested in Wealth Management?

All are welcome at FPC meetings!

 Upcoming Events

  • Portfolio Manager Forum
    • Features 3 portfolio managers from Kovitz Investment Group, Exemplar Financial Services, and Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
    • Thursday, November 29th from 4-5:30 PM in the Monsanto Room (bottom floor of the ACES Library)
    • Professional Dress

Questions? Contact:

fpc flyer 11-11-12

MATRIX Movie Night

Happy election day MATRIX!

One week from today, we’ll be having another social event! We’ll be watching a movie. In the spirit of election day, we are letting YOU vote for which movie you want to watch. There are math-related and non-math-related options and you can write in your own suggestion. Here is a link to the poll:
To recap:
MATRIX Movie Night
When: Tuesday, 11/13 at 5pm (until the movie ends)
Where: 173 Altgeld Hall
Hope to see you there!
President | MATRIX Math Club

Spanish Minor Info Mtg. Next Week!

If you are seeking information about a Spanish Minor, Studying abroad for Spanish , and/or how to declare a Spanish Minor, please come to the information meeting next week rather than e-mail, call, or come to walk-in hours during this busy time.

Spanish Minor Information Meeting:

November 13 @ 5 PM in the Lucy Ellis Lounge of Foreign Languages Building.

If you are ready to declare, bring the completed “Statement of Intent to Declare a Campus Minor” form and your academic record with Spanish coursework highlighted with you to the meeting. )


Also, be reminded that you will not be able to register for Spanish classes above the 100 level until November 30 at 9 AM. Only MAJORS have priority at this time.


Thank you for your cooperation,


Beth Chasco

Undergraduate Spanish Advisor

4004 FLB MC-176

Walk-in hours posted weekly on:

Translation Study Abroad Program Info Session — Thurs., November 8th at 12:30pm

The Center for Translation Studies will be hosting an info session for the Summer 1 2013 Translation Study Abroad program on Thursday, November 8th at 12:30pm in Lucy Ellis Lounge ( 1080 Foreign Languages Building).   Below is a message from our director with details about the Translation Study Abroad program.  Please join us for lunch on Thursday, November 8th at 12:30 pm for an opportunity to meet the CTS director and faculty,   learn more about the Translation Study Abroad program and have your questions answered.     Please RSVP to Elizabeth Mosley at by Monday, November 5th so that we will know how much food to order.


Translation Study Abroad 2013 Info Session


New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND Study Abroad Opportunity– May 13 – June 7, 2013
Have you ever thought about studying abroad?  Concerned about cost, credits, etc.?  Well this is the perfect opportunity for you!!  This class is a short term experiential recreation/tourism course.  This course is taught and led by University of Illinois RST faculty!!! You would register this spring and travel May 13-June 7th – 6 Credit Hours!!  (Learn and Experience the Adventure, Really!!)
For more information on this exciting opportunity: Visit
Photos on this site are from the students that traveled from Illinois Spring 2012 – Check it out!
Feel free to contact LoriKay Paden at for questions.
LoriKay Paden
Academic Advisor/Lecturer
Recreation, Sport and Tourism

Psychology Information Session versus Advising for Spring 2013


Please continue to advise prospective students to attend Psychology
informational sessions to learn more about the major, course work, and
opportunities.   We have many more opportunities throughout the semester to
meet the needs of the undeclared student.

If the student attends an informational meeting, they will be able to
determine the number and combination of Psychology courses to be taken.

film(ing) workshop opportunity

Dear Colleagues  – the College of Media and Shatterglass studios are hosting an introduction to filmmaking workshop next Tuesday, November 6th at 4 – 6 pm. Open to all students with interest and cameras – even the inexpensive but decent digital camera kind. There’s a nominal fee to cut down on no shows since we are limiting the number of reservations. Please feel free to forward on the announcement below
Want to learn how to use a film camera? Improve your film production skills?  Do you own a camera with video capabilities and want to get the most out of it? Do you think some competency in filming would enhance you Advertising, Journalism, and MACS competencies?
Then this workshop is a must attend!
Tuesday– Nov 6th 4 – 5:50 p.m.
Room 108 English Building
Introduction to HDSLR Filming
Discover HDSLR camera and video fundamentals and take your filmmaking knowledge to the next level with this hands-on approach from Scott Regan (  Scott graduated with a BA from Columbia College in Chicago with a concentration in cinematography. He currently lives in Chicago and works locally with Shatterglass Studios (  as well as filming all over the world for companies like GoPro and Red Bull.  If you own a camera with video capabilities, then bring it to class.
Post-Workshop Social Event: Hosted by the CU Film Society
Full of passionate filmmakers and film-lovers, the Champaign-Urbana Film Society ( ) aims to encourage the progress of film culture and the enrichment of the cinema experience in Champaign-Urbana by celebrating the moving image in all its forms. Through intelligent programming and exemplary service, we hope to create a singular experience for audiences of all kinds. A place to celebrate cinema, discuss great films, meet fellow cinephiles, network with local filmmakers, actors and crew, and learn from industry professionals. Cineaste, movie-lover, amateur or professional, whatever you call yourself, if you believe in the transformative power of cinema, the C-U Film Society is your organization.
Seating is limited. You must register with $5 fee at:
-College of Media