blog posts New History Courses Added for Fall Apr 28, 2016 6:30 pm HIST 381 Urban History, taught by Deirdre Ruscitti Harshman HIST 400 War, Society, Politics and Culture taught by Stefan Djordjevic Audition for Dreamgirls! Apr 28, 2016 6:30 pm Auditions for both cast and chorus are May 18 and 19 6:30pm - 9:30pm both days. Summer Job in the History, Philosophy, Newspaper Library Apr 28, 2016 6:30 pm The primary responsibility of the Student Assistant is to provide circulation and patron support for the HPNL Library, one of several departmental libraries in the University Library campus system Museum Registration Assistant for Review and Documentation of American Indian Collections Apr 20, 2016 8:15 pm A reminder that the deadline to apply is April 26, 2016. Illinois Labor History Society Intership Opportunity Apr 20, 2016 8:15 pm The internship runs from June 6-July 29th. Their offices are in the historic Auditorium Building at Roosevelt University in Chicago. Lecture by Jerry Dávila, April 21 Apr 20, 2016 8:00 pm Th. April 21 (4 PM, LEL). Jerry Davila (Professor of History, Director Lemann Institute, UIUC) - "Rethinking Reactions to Racism in Twentieth Century Brazil." THIS WEEKEND Mapping Places | Telling Stories: Hidden Histories of Campus and Community Apr 20, 2016 8:00 pm Public History Event: April 22-23 Summer Break Job Shadow Program Apr 20, 2016 8:00 pm The Career Center's Summer Break Job Shadow Program. There are a few one-day opportunities that could be a great fit for you as a History major. You may be especially interested in one of these opportunities/organizations: TODAY Secondary Education Application Workshop Apr 20, 2016 7:00 pm Wednesday, 4/20/16, 6pm – 7pm, room 192 Education Bldg. For students who plan to graduate in Spring 2018 and want to apply to the Secondary Education minor. Chi-raq screening Apr 20, 2016 7:00 pm Thursday 7pm 1000 Lincoln Hall Please join us for a free screening of Spike Lee’s recent film Chi-raq. Call For Papers: Militarism and War Studies Apr 20, 2016 7:00 pm Topics on all aspects of Militarism and War Studies in Popular and/or American Cultural Studies are Welcome Submission Deadline is April 30th Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author to give lecture in religion Apr 20, 2016 7:00 pm April 21, 7:30 pm. April 21 | 7:30-9:00 p.m. | 141 Loomis Lab April 28 - U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera Apr 20, 2016 7:45 pm Reading and Inside Scoop Lunch with Juan Felipe Herrera, U.S. Poet Laureate. Inside Scoop Lunch for Undergrad Students at Latina/Latino Studies Summer Internship at The Japan Information Center (Chicago) Apr 18, 2016 2:30 pm The Japan Information Center (JIC), at the Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago will offer one unpaid, part-time student internship (14-21hrs/week) between June and September, 2016. Please submit resume and cover letter* in PDF format for consideration to Internship Coordinator email@example.com by Wednesday, April 20th, 2016. *Please include dates of availability for the internship. Summer Break Job Shadow Program Apr 18, 2016 2:30 pm Apply from April 18-22 Mapping Places | Telling Stories: Hidden Histories of Campus and Community Apr 18, 2016 2:30 pm Public History Event: April 22-23 Global Leaders: Orange and Blue Engagement Apr 18, 2016 2:15 pm GLOBE connects Blue members (experienced domestic and international students) with Orange members (new international students) and teams them up in small groups to participate in various activities and events. Illinois Fulbright Week 2016 Apr 11, 2016 5:45 pm Fulbright Information Session Thursday, April 14 from 3:30-5:30 pm in 180 Bevier Hall Fulbright Panel on Fulbright and Your Future Career Friday, April 15 from 3-4 pm at 514 Illini Union Bookstore Applying to Law School: A Workshop for Fall Applicants Apr 11, 2016 5:45 pm Monday, April 18 at 4:00 pm in 514 Illini Union Bookstore Building. Serve to Lead Series (a service leadership event) Apr 11, 2016 5:45 pm Join student leaders from across campus and our guest speakers for this service leadership event. Making the Most of Your Gap Year (or Two) Apr 11, 2016 5:30 pm Tuesday, April 12 from 10-11 am in 314 Main Library Career Planning for History Majors Apr 11, 2016 5:30 pm Take Prof. Rabin's fall course on career planning, just for YOU! It's just 2 credit hours and could change your life (or at least get you ready for it). Take a Stand Center Internship Illinois:Holocaust Museum and Education Center Apr 11, 2016 5:30 pm The Take A Stand Center Intern will provide research, writing, and administrative support for the development of a new multi-gallery permanent exhibition at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center. Deadline extended! Undergraduate International Area Studies Workshop Apr 3, 2016 7:00 pm Deadline extended to: 5 pm CT, Monday, April 4, 2016. APPLY today to join the Undergraduate International Area Studies Workshop, May 16-20, 2016 Computer Science course availability for Fall 2016 Apr 3, 2016 7:45 pm To help non-CS majors understand when they might be able to register Diana B. Younger 2016-2017 Scholarship Application Apr 3, 2016 7:45 pm Applications are due by Wednesday, June 1 at 11:59PM. The Younger scholarship was established to memorialize Diana B. Younger who was a tireless supporter of education during her lifetime. The $3,300 scholarship aims to assist students who have worked to support themselves and is renewable for up to 3 years as long as the recipient continues to meet eligibility criteria. Alexandra H. Hauser 2016-2017 Scholarship Application Apr 3, 2016 7:45 pm Applications are due by Wednesday, June 1 at 11:59PM. The $1,500 Hauser scholarship seeks to support LAS undergraduates who have a full sibling with Down syndrome 300 Level Summer Course in Chicago Mar 26, 2016 9:45 am We are expecting Prof. Rabin's summer course on Jewish Chicago to be cross-listed with history. Illini Employer Networking Event, #IlliniADA25thAnniversary Mar 19, 2016 10:30 am Wednesday, April 6, 2016 Room 2009, Student Dining Residential Programs Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World welcomes applications for summer intensive language classes. Mar 19, 2016 10:30 am Dates: 13-Jun-2016 - 06-Aug-2016 Location: Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA Admissions Summer I-STAR Position Deadline Extended Mar 19, 2016 10:30 am Deadline is March 29. Tutor for a Year as a SAGA Fellow Mar 19, 2016 10:30 am Spend a year doing high impact tutoring. Take Prof. McDuffie's Summer Course Mar 19, 2016 10:30 am AFRO 101/HIST 174: Black America, 1619-Present Summer I 2016, May 16, 2016 - June 10, 2016 Summer Job as Peer Advisor Mar 14, 2016 2:45 pm The Division of General Studies is currently seeking applications for the position of Summer Registration Peer Advisor. Career Develop- ment Courses in LAS Mar 11, 2016 1:45 pm This semester the College of LAS will offer two new courses to support students with their personal and professional development. Nominate Your Favorite History Professor Mar 8, 2016 5:45 pm Do you have a professor or TA who consistently goes above and beyond in their teaching? Nominate them for the student run Teaching Excellence Awards. iCU OIIR Intercultural Dialogue Series - Illinois Abroad: Student Experiences in Latin America Mar 8, 2016 5:30 pm Wednesday, March 09, 2016, 6:30-7:30pm AACC Lounge, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana Wondering what it is like to study abroad in Latin America? Want to know more about the college student experience in Latin America? Watch Prof. Lynn's Sorbonne Lecture on Terrorism Online Mar 5, 2016 2:30 pm Prof. Lynn says: ... it was an honor, and a heavy responsibility, to speak on the subject in France, at such a troubled time. This lecture was given the evening of 23 November, ten days after the terrorist attack that killed 130 in Paris. Parisians were still stunned. Phi Alpha Theta Meets Thursdays at 7 Jan 27, 2016 4:30 pm Meet your fellow history students Thursdays at 7pm in 307 Gregory Hall. New Academic Advisor Jan 15, 2016 4:30 pm Wendy Mathewson is our new academic advisor.