10.13.17

TOGETHER WE CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13

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EVENING CELEBRATION

STATE FARM CENTER

7:00PM – 8:00PM

Come together for our signature event to celebrate the launch of our most ambitious philanthropic campaign ever. Our storied past and bold future take center stage in a captivating performance showcasing our impact on the world.

STAY FOR MUSIC & LIGHT DESSERT AFTER 8:00 PM

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CELEBRATING THE HEART OF ILLINOIS

MAIN QUAD

11:30AM – 1:00PM

Join us for a unique celebration of Illinois on our beloved historic Quad! This festival will include activities and interactive booths, as well as musical and theatrical performances. Enjoy a free assortment of traditional fair foods as you check out a 3-D printer, an entomology exhibit, and much more. Come to explore, learn, and be inspired to support Illinois’s next 150 years of excellence. (Food available while supplies last.)

COLLEGE & UNIT EVENTS

Throughout the day, colleges and units will be hosting a variety of events around campus.

 


 

Train Like the Illini

7:30 a.m.
Presentation and Warm-up with an Illinois Strength & Conditioning Coach
Memorial Stadium

8:30 a.m.
Golf – Lauritsen/Wohlers Outdoor Golf Practice Facility & Demirjian Golf Practice Facility
Tennis – Atkins Center & Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex
Basketball – Ubben Practice Facility
Strength and Conditioning – Memorial Stadium Weight Room
Walk/Run – Illinois Track Stadium

Parking available at State Farm Center – Northwest Lot (First and Kirby)

Train Like the Illini – Postcard

Train Like the Illini – Waiver

Hosted by: University of Illinois Athletics
Contact: Bobbi Busboom, busboom7@illinois.edu, 217-265-0347

 


 

Alice Campbell Alumni Center Tour

Join us on the first floor for a display of 150 Years of Illinois Traditions, explore our second floor Zuppke exhibit, and see a preview of the University of Illinois Welcome Center.

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana

Hosted by: UI Alumni Association
Contact: Gale Bickel, gbickel@uillinois.edu, 217-333-9830

 


 

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Open House

Join us for a variety of School of Music ensemble performances throughout the day, featuring Chip McNeill Jazz Quartet; Andrew Walits Trio; I-Pan; Elara String Quartet; UG String Quartet; UG Piano Quintet; and Grad Piano Quartet.

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Stage 5, Lobby of Krannert Center

Hosted by: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Contact: Deborah Miller, miller9@illinois.edu, 217-333-1629

 



Achieving Financial and Philanthropic Goals With the University of Illinois Foundation

This educational session will show you how others have used simple charitable strategies to lower their income taxes, unlock capital gains without taxation, and even increase their income. Information will also be presented on how you can make tax-free charitable gifts from your IRA and how other donors have provided financial security for loved ones and supported their university.

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Illini Union, Room 404

Hosted by: UIF Office of Gift Planning and Trust Services
Contact: Justin Seno, jtseno@uif.uillinois.edu, 217-244-8273

 


 

The Creative Performing Arts

Come meet Performing Arts faculty and students and explore improvisation, composition, collaboration and design, key elements in all music, theatre, and dance.  Experience what happens before we get on stage and how it can change everything.  There will be some fun opportunities to participate in some activities, if desired

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Orchestra Rehearsal Room, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts      

Hosted by: Music, Theater, and Dance
Contact: Ranae Wilson, rnwilson@illinois.edu, 217-300-1106

 


 

Dance for People with Parkinson’s

Experience the fellowship of communal dance with instructors Laura Chiaramonte and Kate Insolia of Dance at Illinois. If you or a loved one is living with Parkinson’s, join us to explore gentle movement in a safe, welcoming environment.  Set to uplifting, familiar music, this class may assist with the preservation and improvement of balance, flexibility, and strength. Please dress comfortably for this full-body workshop. Maximum capacity is 30 participants.

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Drama Rehearsal Room, Level Two, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Hosted by: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Contact: Ranae Wilson, rnwilson@illinois.edu, 217-300-1106

 


 

Inside Look:  Carle Illinois College of Medicine and the Future of Health Care

Get an inside look at how the Carle Illinois College of Medicine is redefining medical education to revolutionize health care delivery. The world’s first engineering-based College of Medicine boasts a unique curriculum seamlessly fusing basic sciences, clinical sciences, engineering and innovation, and medical humanities to train a new kind of doctor. Participate in a medical virtual reality simulation and hear from our leadership how our one-of-a-kind curriculum is being developed for the first 32 students to start fall 2018. Presenters include: Dr. King Li, Inaugural Dean; Rashid Bahir, Executive Associate Dean and Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering; Marty Burke, Interim Associate Dean for Research and Chemistry Professor; and Professor Kesh Kesavadas, Director of the Health Care Engineering Systems Center. 

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
NCSA Building Auditorium, Room 11122; 1205 West Clark Street, Urbana (behind Siebel Center)       

Hosted by: Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Contact: Joan Tousey, jtousey@illinois.edu, 217-244-3547

 


 

Tour the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic  Biology (IGB)

Tour the IGB, an interdisciplinary institute dedicated to transformative research and technology in life sciences using team-based strategies to tackle grand societal challenges.  See our CORE Microscopy Suite, our open laboratories designed to facilitate transdisciplinary collaboration and our Art of Science exhibit.  Space is limited to 25 per tour.

11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. 
IGB Gatehouse (next to Morrow Plots), 1206 W. Gregory

Hosted by:  Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB)
To register, contact:  Alaina Kanfer, akanfer@illinois.edu, 217-244-0876

 


 

Inaugural College of Applied Health Sciences Board of Visitors Meeting

11:30 a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Huff Hall

Hosted by: College of Applied Health Sciences
Contact: Robbin King, rlking10@illinois.edu, 217-333-2129

 


 

Office of Volunteer Projects Information Table
In 2016-2017, the Illini Union Office of Volunteer Programs hosted over 70 programs, helped 4,273 students contribute 11,131 hours of service to the community and introduced a highly successful Weekend Service Immersion trip program made possible in part through private donations from alumni. Come meet with representatives from OVP to learn about their organization and the impact it has made.

1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Illini Union South Lobby, near west entrance

Hosted by: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
No RSVP needed.

 


 

Knowledge at Work: The University of Illinois at 150

Come celebrate the people and places of our world through a self-guided tour of the Spurlock Museum.  With artifacts and photos, learn about the different voices who have shaped university histories and communities through the museum’s newest exhibit Knowledge at Work: The University of Illinois at 150.

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.: Docents will be on-hand to assist as you tour the museum.
Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana

Hosted by: Spurlock Museum of World Cultures and College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
RSVP to: Della Runyan, LAS Office of Advancement, las-alum@illinois.edu or (217) 333-3387 (RSVP is requested but not required)

 


 

Tour a Renovated Campus Landmark: Natural History Building

Built in the 1890s, with several later additions, this landmark structure designed by architect Nathan Ricker is the third-oldest building on campus. It reopened for classes this fall after a major renovation.  Through a self-guided tour you’ll see how this building was updated to enrich the learning experience of our students while maintaining its historic appeal.  Be certain to visit the north entrance to see the double staircase.  In the building’s original plans, one was removed in the mid-20th century to make room for offices.  During the renovation, carpenters used a model of the remaining staircase to laser-cut and carve a second, identical version. 

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.:  Faculty and students will be on-hand to assist as you tour this historic facility.
The Natural History Building, 1301 West Green Street, Urbana

Hosted by: School of Earth, Society and the Environment and the School of Integrative Biology, and College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
RSVP to: Della Runyan, LAS Office of Advancement, at las-alum@illinois.edu or (217) 333-3387 (RSVP is requested but not required)

 


 

Can’t Get Enough Astronomy? Visit the Observatory

The Great American Eclipse in August was awesome!  Learn more about astronomy when you take a self-guided tour of the University of Illinois Observatory, a National Historic Landmark Observatory, and see up close an 1896 telescope and artifacts from yesteryear. Note that stairs are required to access the 1896 telescope.

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.:  Students and faculty from the Department of Astronomy will be on-hand to welcome you and assist with your visit.
University of Illinois Observatory, Southeast Corner of the Quad between Smith Hall and Morrow Plots 

Hosted by: Department of Astronomy and College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
RSVP to: Della Runyan, LAS Office of Advancement, at las-alum@illinois.edu or (217) 333-3387 (RSVP is requested but not required)

 


 

Immersive Behind-the-Scenes Tour

“I have worked all over the country in theater, film, and television, and I have sincerely never come across a bounty of resources like those contained in this one benevolently be-bricked city block of artistic rectitude.” -Illinois Theatre alumnus Nick Offerman

Come explore one of the country’s leading university-based performing arts centers from behind-the-scenes. Learn about Krannert Center’s simultaneous roles as classroom, laboratory, and public square while discovering stunning performance, rehearsal, and technical spaces; engaging communal crossroads; and the exceptional work of Dance at Illinois, Illinois Theatre, and the School of Music including Lyric Theatre @ Illinois. Maximum capacity is 20 people per tour.

1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.
Departure from Ticket Office, Level 5, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts             

Hosted by: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Contact: Ranae Wilson, rnwilson@illinois.edu, 217-300-1106

 


 

Illinois Leadership Center Open House
Celebrating its 15th Anniversary, the Illinois Leadership Center is one of the premier leadership programs in the nation and proudly supported in part by private endowments from Tony Petullo, Richard and Timothy Cavenaugh, John Graf, Tracey Glancy, and corporate support from Rolls Royce.  Stop in to meet the staff and student interns and learn about their transformational leadership experiences. 

1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
290 Illini Union (Southwest corner)

Hosted by: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
No RSVP needed.

 


 

Tour Residence Halls in University Housing

Visit the Ikenberry Commons neighborhood to tour Wassaja Hall or Nugent Hall – two of the newest residence halls in University Housing.
Wassaja Hall: newest pod-style residence hall with individual use bathrooms, opened in the fall of 2016 and is home to 491 residents. Wassaja Hall was named after the first Native American graduate of the University of Illinois in 1884, Carlos (Wassaja) Montezuma.
Nugent Hall: opened 2010, modernized version of traditional hall for 459 residents. Nugent Hall named after Timothy J. Nugent, U of I pioneer in campus accessibility, is home to the Beckwith Program for students with severe disabilities and the Honors Living Learning Community. The Honors LLC is designated for Campus Honors Program or James Scholars students offering special interdisciplinary courses and allowing greater interaction with Honors faculty.

1:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Wassaja Hall Front Desk, 1202 S. First Street, Champaign
Nugent Front Desk, 207 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Student-led tours of traditional Illinois Street Residence halls and Pennsylvania Avenue Residence halls, departing from the respective front desks.

Hosted by: University Housing
RSVP requested, walk-ins welcome

 


 

Fraternity and Sorority Affairs

How long has it been since you were in your fraternity or sorority house?  The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs is happy to facilitate tours!  Please use the registration form to let us know your interest.

Hosted by: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs


 

Curator-guided tour of the exhibition, “Coveting Nature: Art, Collecting, and Natural History in Early Modern Europe”

Join Krannert Art Museum curator, Maureen Warren, for a guided tour of this exhibition which explores the intersection of art and science and showcases images of flowers and insects from the 16th-19th centuries as well as contemporary works inspired by them. Length: 1 hour. Maximum 25 participants.

2:00 p.m.
Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Dr.

Hosted by: Krannert Art Museum
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu, 217-214-3107

 


 

Illini Union Renovation Project Presentation and tour
You’ve heard about the proposed Illini Union Renovation Project, come and learn more, see the feasibility study renderings for yourself, and share your feedback!  Guided tours of the Union will be included as well as complementary refreshments.  Walk-ins welcome.

2:00 – 3:00 and 3:30 – 4:30
Illini Union Art Gallery (Northwest corner)

Hosted by:  Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
RSVP requested, walk-ins welcome


 

Together We Can . . . With Illinois Law

Join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and be one of the first to tour the newly renovated clinic facilities. Be a part of afternoon discussions with Dean Amar and staff to learn about the campaign priorities at law that include student scholarships, faculty support, clinics and building renovations.

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Faculty  Lounge

Hosted by: College of Law
To RSVP, contact: Heather Ball, hball@illinois.edu, 217.244.0689 or Sandy Alwes, sfretty@illinois.edu, 217.244.5349

 


 

Illinois Street Residence (ISR) Halls Dining & Student Program Space Renovation

Learn about the planned dining and programmatic transformation of ISR to open 2020. See the student-centered construction designs aimed to add multi-functional spaces for more authentic and inclusive services in the dining center and common spaces. The micro-restaurant dining center will include multi-cultural, trending and sustainable foods, including an international tea bar and marketplace. The new student programmatic spaces will include The Garage for the Innovation Living-Learning Community, a meditation space, and a satellite office for the University Counseling Center.

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Main Dining Room, first floor, Illinois Street Residence Halls, 1012 W. Illinois Street, Urbana

Hosted by: University Housing
RSVP requested, walk-ins welcome

 


 

Not Your Typical Museum Tour

Experience Krannert Art Museum like you’ve never experienced an art museum before. No aimless wandering, no boring lectures, no passive looking. On this “tour,” you will engage with the art. Along with the other participants, you will debate, re-enact, and respond to the art on display. You will be encouraged to connect with art that is old and new as well as art from distant places and nearby. Through these interactions, you will also learn about several artists and cultures and examine how they relate to your own life and experiences.
Length: 1 hour. Maximum 25 participants.

2:00 p.m.
Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Dr.       

Hosted by: Krannert Art Museum
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu, 217-214-3107

 


 

Explore Engineering

The College of Engineering welcomes you to Explore Engineering. Between 2:00pm and 4:00pm, participate in a variety of tours and open houses to experience our facilities and people in a very personal way. You don’t want to miss a tour of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s state-of-the-art building (designed for net-zero energy), Nuclear Plasma and Radiological Engineering’s HIDRA, or Beckman Institute’s Microscopy Suite. Celebrate Engineering’s growth and be among the first guests to step foot in the still under construction Everitt Lab, future home of the Department of Bioengineering and partner of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine. Explore Engineering and experience first-hand how we solve the world’s greatest challenges every day.

Additional information regarding each activity can be found here.

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Locations throughout the Engineering campus*

2:00 p.m.
Everitt Lab Tour  TOUR FULL
Beckman Institute Tour
IDEA Lab (could last up to 45 minutes)TOUR FULL
Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering Open House Begins (runs until 4:00p) | Transportation Building

2:30 p.m.
Everitt Lab Tour 
Electrical and Computer Engineering Building Tour
Center for Plasma-Material Interactions and HIDRA | Nuclear Radiations Laboratory TOUR FULL

3:00 p.m.
Everitt Lab Tour
Beckman Institute Tour
Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory (MNTL) Tour
Aerospace Engineering Open House Begins (runs until 5:00 p.m.)| Talbot Lab

3:30 p.m.
Everitt Lab Tour TOUR FULL
Electrical and Computer Engineering Building Tour
Physics Technology Demonstration: i>clickers and IOLab Device (could last up to 1 hour) | Loomis Lab
Center for Plasma-Material Interactions and HIDRA | Nuclear Radiations Laboratory

* Unless otherwise noted, all tours will run for 25-30 minutes.  You will receive a confirmation email with additional information about your tour selections as the event draws nearer.

Hosted by: College of Engineering
Contact: College of Engineering Office of Advancement, engineeringevents@illinois.edu, 217-244-2364

 


 

Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
At the Beckman Institute, see the latest on infrared imaging, self-healing materials, and how exercise can improve brain function. Faculty from disciplines across campus come together to develop innovative research projects in materials, medicine, modeling, and imaging.

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Hosted by: Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Contact:
Maeve Reilly, mjreilly@illinois.edu


 

CS @ ILLINOIS Alumni & Student Networking Snack Break

Hey, alumni—do you remember mid-terms and project deadlines? That is what CS students will be focused on as you gather to celebrate the launch of the “WITH ILLINOIS: Together We Can Change the World” campus fundraising campaign. We invite you to take part in a new Department tradition: Pop-Up Snack Breaks—a fun and unique way to give students some encouragement and a much needed study break. Please join us in The Thomas M. Siebel Center for alumni and student networking, and snacks to re-fuel for the day.

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science Atrium, 201 N. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Hosted by:  CS@ILLINOIS
RSVP
: http://go.cs.illinois.edu/SnackBreak
Contact: Julie Gustafson, jdg5@illinois.edu


 

Oh, the Possible Places To Go
Dr. Seuss wrote in his famously inspirational book,  “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” Experience how The Career Center helps students find career options that are uniquely right for them, and learn about career and professional development services and resources available on campus.  Plus, we will share information about the great things that Illinois students do after graduation and ALL of the places that they go! 

2:00 and 3:30 p.m.
715 S. Wright Street (Arcade Building), Conference Room 143

Hosted by:  Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
RSVP requested



Activities and Recreation Center Tours
Campus Recreation would like to offer guided (and unguided) tours of our Activities and Recreation Center which was renovated 9 years ago.  We would like to offer the guided tours at 2:30pm and 4:00pm.  Visitors are welcome to come in and tour the building themselves anytime during that day.

2:30 and 4:00 p.m.
201 E. Peabody, Champaign

Hosted by:  Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs 
RSVP requested for guided tours.



University of Illinois Arboretum Sesquicentennial Garden Dedication and College of ACES Campaign Launch

Celebrate the creation of the University of Illinois Arboretum’s Sesquicentennial Garden, made possible by Jo Downey in honor of her children and their families. This event will also be the official launch for the College of ACES campaign as we mark the past 150 years and look ahead to the next.  Attendees will enjoy a brief outdoor presentation with walking tours of the Arboretum followed by an indoor reception at the President’s House.

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Program:  University of Illinois Arboretum, 1800 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801 (East side of Lincoln Avenue, south of Florida Avenue) Sesquicentennial Garden located north of the Miles C. Hartley Selections Garden and east of the Idea Garden. 

Reception:  University of Illinois President’s House.  Parking:  Guest parking at the President’s House (SE corner of Florida and Lincoln-enter off of Florida), Accessible parking at bagged meters in the parking lot opposite of St. Mary’s Road (north of Japan House)

Hosted by: College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
Contact: Kate Yeazel, kyeazel@illinois.edu, 217-244-1817

 


 

Curator-guided tour, “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean”

Join Krannert Art Museum curator Allyson Purpura for a tour of the exhibition “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean” the first major traveling exhibition dedicated to the arts of the Swahili coast and their historically deep and enduring connections to eastern and central Africa and the port towns of the western Indian Ocean world. The exhibition brings together over 150 artworks from major international collections, with objects generously loaned from the National Museums of Kenya and the Bait Al Zubair Museum in Oman making the U.S. debut. Length: 1 hour. Maximum 25 participants.

3:00 p.m.
Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Dr.

Hosted by: Krannert Art Museum
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu, 217-214-3107

 


 

Celebrating An Illini Place: Building the University of Illinois Campus

Enjoy a demo of the Library’s Mapping History at the University of Illinois project, then join Lex Tate for an engaging talk on her new book (with co-author John Franch) on the University’s built environment. U of I President Emeritus Stanley Ikenberry will introduce the program and provide commentary.  Event made possible through a gift from Brenda and Stephen Pacey.

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Grainger Engineering Library IDEA Lab

Hosted by: University Library / University Archives
Contact: Krystle Simmons, klsimmns@illinois.edu, 217-333-5682

 


 

 Tour the School of Art + Design

Join us for a tour of the Digital Lab, 3D Fabrication Lab, and Checkout Window, all providing students with access to the latest technology in photography, lighting, and recording equipment, 3D scanning, printing, and laser cutting equipment, and comprehensive power equipment. See what prospective students see when they visit the School and what currently enrolled students have access to in the process of completing their arts education. View a poster presentation of the proposed addition to the School of Art + Design in the Link Gallery, where the tour will begin. Length: 1 hour. Maximum 20 participants.

4:00 p.m.
School of Art + Design, 408 E. Peabody Dr.

Hosted by: Art + Design
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu 217-214-3107

 


 

Illinois Public Media Nerdfest Celebration and College of Media Social

Illinois Public Media and the College of Media welcome you and a guest to celebrate the highlights of Nerdfest and WILL’s fundraising results. Enjoy visits with staff, faculty, alumni and local friends and learn more about the IPM and College of Media’s plans for the upcoming campaign, “With Illinois.” Food, drink, blooper reels from staff nerds and much more are part of the program.

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
WILL-TV/Campbell Hall              

Hosted by: College of Media and Illinois Public Media
Contact: Elizabeth Weathers, eweather@illinois.edu, 217-244-2625

 


 

School of Social Work Campaign Launch and Welcome Event

Join us for Dr. Steve Anderson’s first community event as Dean of the School of Social Work. During this exclusive event, we will celebrate our rich history on this campus and look ahead as Dean Anderson shares his vision for the future of the School of Social Work at Illinois.  Appetizers and refreshments will be served.

4:30 – 6:00 p.m. (Formal Remarks will begin at 5:15 p.m.)
School of Social Work Room 2015, 1010 W. Nevada St., Urbana

Hosted by: School of Social Work
RSVP to: Laura Caveny, hopping1@illinois.edu, 217-300-5841

 


 

Practice with the Marching Illini!

Come watch the talented Marching Illini rehearse and witness the magic that goes into this incredible group

5:00 p.m.
Practice fields, corner of 1st and Stadium Drive  

Hosted by: School of Music
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu, 217-214-3107

 


 

Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony & Garden Tour
            TOUR FULL

Enjoy a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in the peace and beauty of Japan House, as well as a guided tour by James Bier, the designer, donor, and caretaker of the surrounding Japanese gardens. Japan House is part of the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and teaches the traditional arts and culture of Japan, focused specifically around Chado: the Way of Tea. Enjoy a bowl of whisked matcha tea and a handmade Japanese sweet, then enjoy the fall beauty of the gardens and learn about their history. We hope you join us. Length: 1 hour. Maximum 50 participants.

3:00 p.m.
Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana

Hosted by: Japan House
Contact: Ella van Wyk, evanwyk@illinois.edu, 217-214-3107

 


 

 

 Events will be added as details are finalized.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14

ILLINOIS VS. RUTGERS

Stay for the weekend and enjoy a beautiful day at historic Memorial Stadium while you cheer on the Illini.

TBD KICKOFF - ILLINOIS VS. RUTGERS

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Hotel Information

In order to access our hotel blocks, guests should reference “Campaign Launch” when making a reservation over the phone.

Reservation Deadlines Range from 9/12 through 9/20/17.

Hotel Comfort Inn and Suites

2001 North Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
217-328-3500

Hotel Drury Inn & Suites

905 West Anthony Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
217-398-0030
Group Code: 2310399

Hotel Hilton Garden Inn

1501 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217-352-9970
Group Code: UIFW17

Hotel Home2 Suites

2013 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217-355-6468
Group Code:  C-UIF

Hotel Hyatt Place

217 North Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217-531-2800

Hotel Illini Union

1401 West Green Street
Urbana, IL 61801
217-333-0691
Group Code: oct13

Hotel Wingate by Wyndham

516 West Marketview Drive
Champaign, IL 61822
217-355-5566

FOR QUESTIONS OR TO RSVP BY PHONE

Please contact Laura Wilhelm-Barr at
specialevents@illinois.edu or (217) 333-8834

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