Navigating Scholarly Publishing - Scholars' Insights into the Author Publisher Relationship - Online Workshop
November 6, 2:30pm (CT)
In this online discussion, four Illinois scholars will share their experiences interacting with academic publishers and getting their work published. The featured panelists (Steve Witt, Antonio Sotomayor, Mara Wade, Lydia Nguyen) have published books and scholarly articles and have edited books and academic journals. Their insights can give other scholars and graduate students a better idea of all that publishing entails.
College of ACES Distinguished International Lecture: The Honorable Allan P. Mustard, Retired U.S. Ambassador
November 6, 4pm
Monsanto Room, ACES Library - 1101 S. Goodwin, Urbana
Are trade wars good for American agriculture and agribusiness? Ambassador (retired) Mustard, who served over three decades in USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) promoting exports, including 19 years abroad as an agricultural attache, counselor, and minister-counselor, will comment on current U.S. agricultural trade policy from his perspective as the FAS historian.
Friday Forum: Voter Empowerment as Justice
November 8, 12pm
Latzer Hall, University YMCA
The University YMCA’s Friday Forum explores how inspiring women leaders are addressing not just issues that disproportionately affect womxn but also a myriad of the most pressing social and environmental issues in our communities.
2019 Sapora Symposium
Colonnades Club-Memorial Stadium - 1402 S 1st St
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of College Football & the 100th anniversary of the NFL, there will be a feature panel on Nov. 14th: “Red Grange and His impact on Sport and Culture in the United States, 1924 -1989.” On Nov. 15th, invited guest speakers will speak about current issues, trends, and future growth in recreation, sport, and tourism. Students can register for a 1-hour class to attend. CRN: 70874
Graduate Student Grant Writing Workshop
November 15, 12-3pm
101 International Studies Building
WGGP and Center for African Studies are hosting a Grant Writing Workshop and Graduate Student Discussion on tips for applying for grants and fellowships. Lunch provided.
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty