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Changing Career Trajectories
6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, Bruce Nesbitt African American Cultural Center
LAS AAP and Synchrony invite you to hear Terrance Wright, VP human resources, Technology for Synchrony, talk about his journey from teaching elementary school children to leading people management for Synchrony's CTO organization. He will dive into how he made the transition and lessons learned. Food will be provided. Kristy Valentin
Secondary Education minors: Extracurricular assignments when teaching
4-5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 162 Education Building
Current and prospective secondary education minors are invited to this panel workshop to hear how to balance teaching and those added extracurricular assignments that come with the job. You will hear from current and former teachers on how they handled becoming coaches, club sponsors, and taking on the additional roles many teachers do to help make the high school successful. Amanda Heinsman / Brian Neighbors
Fall in love with global studies
5-6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3057 Lincoln Hall
Hear from global studies student leaders about academic and career goals, study abroad experiences, courses and opportunities in global studies. Stay as long as you want and enjoy hot chocolate, games, and door prizes. Malcolm Jamal
Weekly Tech Tidbit
Did you know that the University of Illinois has developed a variety of mobile resources available for your phone? There are apps for Illinois events and services, such as move-in day, Illinois dining services, and Illinois Student Affairs. Additionally, apps for the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District bus system and Explore CU can help you get acclimated to the Champaign-Urbana community. Click here to check them out!
MS in health technology virtual info session
Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12
Are you an innovative thinker? Do virtual reality and assistive robots excite you? Do you want to make an impact in the future of health care? Come to our virtual session and find out if the Master of Science in Health Technology is for you! Nicole Holtzclaw-Stone
Global Engagement Lounge: Love yourself berry much
5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL
Discuss healthy relationships with yourself and with food while making smoothie berry bowls over dinner with McKinley’s dietitian and sexual health educator.
Illinois Student Government Teaching Excellence Awards
Every day until Sunday, March 1
The Illinois Student Government has recognized outstanding instructors for the past five years. If you have/had an instructor who stands out amongst others, consider nominating them for the ISG Teaching Excellence Award by clicking the link above. Nominees who are selected will be honored at the Provost's Celebration of Teaching Excellence on Thursday, April 9. Ali Mirza
Last day to drop or C/NC first eight-week course
Friday, Feb. 14
Advising and intercollegiate transfer/curriculum changes for fall 2020
Monday, March 2 through Friday, March 27
Last day to drop, C/NC, or elect grade replacement for a semester course
Friday, March 13
Saturday, March 14 - Sunday, March 22
Second eight-week courses begin
Monday, March 23
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