Weekly Advisory: November 26, 2012
- Dean of UIC College of Architecture and the Arts Stepping Down
- Alcohol Provides Protective Effect, Reduces Mortality Substantially After Injury
- Brundage Scholarships Available
- Engineering a Photo-Switch for Nerve Cells in the Eye and Brain
- Glaucoma Specialist Named Head of Ophthalmology at UIC
- Association Names UIC Pharmacy-Educator ‘Pharmacist of the Year’
- U.S. Hispanics at High Risk for Cardiovascular Disease
Cities’ Fiscal Cliff: Cities face their own need for new taxes, fees, and spending cuts through an intergovernmental effort, says Michael Pagano, dean of the UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs. Contact Anne Brooks Ranallo, (312) 355-2523; firstname.lastname@example.org
27, Tuesday: Re-Thinking Soup. Sandor Katz, “The Art of Fermentation.” Noon – 1 p.m. Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, Residents’ Dining Hall, 800 S. Halsted St. Free. Call (312) 413-5353.
28, Wednesday: “Radiate: Art of the South Asian Diaspora.” Recent videos to accompany the current exhibition. 7 – 8 p.m. Gallery 400, 400 S. Peoria St. Free. Call (312) 996-6114.
28, Wednesday: “The State of the State After Elections.” Jim Edgar, former Illinois governor. Noon. Lecture Center C3, 802 S. Morgan St. Free. Call (312) 413-3780.
28, Wednesday: The Jane Addams Center for Social Policy and Research will host a panel and reception featuring community activists and social justice scholars from Ethiopia, Germany, Mexico and the U.S. Special feature will be the Jane Addams Justice Advocates Awards presentation. 4 – 6 p.m., UIC Student Services Building, 1200 W. Harrison St. Free. Call (312) 996-3034.
30, Friday: UIC Choirs and String Orchestra. 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Notre Dame Church of Chicago, 1335 W. Harrison St. Free. Call (312) 996-2977.
Dec.1: UIC Concert Band, String Orchestra and Choirs Holiday Concert. 7:30 p.m. Grace Episcopal Church, 924 Lake St., Oak Park. Free. Call (312) 996-2977.
Dec. 3: UI President Robert Easter will be at UIC for a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Mile Square Health Center facility. 10 – 11:30 a.m., 1220 S. Wood St. Call (312) 996-1583.