Weekly Advisory: June 10, 2013
- UI Cancer Center, Big Ten partner to fight cancer
- UIC retina specialist to lead vision research organization
- Board approves Curtis Granderson Stadium at UIC
- UIC physicist named White House Champion of Change
(A complete listing of UIC events is online )
5, Wednesday: Assata Shakur Teach-In. Prudence Browne, Teachers for Social Justice; and Fresco Steez, Black Thought Black Action, on why the former Black Panther Party member was added to the FBI’s most-wanted list. Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, Residents’ Dining Hall, 800 S. Halsted St. Free. Call (312) 413-5353.
6, Thursday: “The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World’s Columbian Exposition.” Opening reception. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. African-American Cultural Center, Addams Hall, Room 207, 830 S. Halsted St. Free. Call (312) 996-9549. Exhibit open Monday – Friday through Oct. 11.
Thru June 15: “I Think We’re Ready to Go to the Next Sequence: The Legacy of the Halflifers.” Retrospective of video work by Torsten Zenas Burns and Anthony Discenza. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon – 6 p.m. Gallery 400, 400 S. Peoria St. Free. Call (312) 996-6114.