Seminar. “Charging the Hill — A Veteran’s Perspective on War, Policy, and the Media.” Noon, U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Former Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, a fall(…)
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Easy movement and breathing exercises to relieve stiff necks and backs.
Tea Time Concert. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. A brass quintet performs as part of Fulton Hall’s Tea Time Concert Series. Complimentary tea and cookies will be served at 4:15(…)
Concert. “Meet the Band.” 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University of Chicago Jazz X-tet performs jazz standards and big band tunes, led by Mwata Bowden.
Reading. 6 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, room 408, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-834-8524. Poet Robert Polito presents.
Lecture. 4:30-6 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0278. Saloni Mathur, of the University of California, Los Angeles, presents as part of the Smart Lecture Series.
Workshop. East Asia: Transregional Histories. 4-6 p.m., Center for East Asian Studies, Harris School of Public Policy, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-8647. A chance for scholars from the U. of C. and beyond to present(…)
Gallery Talk. “Katumuwa Stele.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Archeologist David Schloen, of the U. of C., presents on his discovery of the Katumuwa Stele in Turkey.