Calendar

April 2014

Teaching Seminar @ Swift Hall, common room
April 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Teaching Seminar. Noon-2 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. David Carrasco, of Harvard University, presents. Complimentary lunch will be provided for [...]
Lecture. “Small Acts of Repair: The Unclaimed Legacy of Transnistria.” @ Classics Building, room 110
April 24, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Small Acts of Repair: The Unclaimed Legacy of Transnistria.” 4:30-6 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7108, free. Marianne Hirsche and [...]
Composers Workshop. “Elliot Carter and Poetry.” @ Logan Center, room 703
April 24, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Composers Workshop. “Elliot Carter and Poetry.” 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, room 703, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. U. of C. Ph.D. candidate Joel Calahan [...]
Teacher Session. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom @ Smart Museum of Art
April 24, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teacher Session. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. An art-making session and [...]
Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation @ Hyde Park Art Center
April 24, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will bring their own dishes and have [...]
Percussion Workshop @ Fulton Hall
April 24, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Percussion Workshop. 7-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Percussionist Nicholas Reed presents. Followed by a Q and A session.
Panel Discussion. “Youth Violence in Chicago.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
April 24, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Panel Discussion. “Youth Violence in Chicago.” 7:30-8:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Leading members of the local faith community, [...]
2014 Urban Forum. @ Ida Noyes Hall
April 25, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
2014 Urban Forum. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-5116. Held in conjunction with the Gray Center’s current exhibit, “Neighborhoods: The [...]
Teaching and Urban Universities Conference @ International House, assembly hall
April 25, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Teaching and Urban Universities Conference. 9 a.m.-7 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A discussion on the requirements for getting hired [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 25, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., info@babyphd.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 25, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Talk. “What’s Next for Afghanistan?” @ Institute of Politics
April 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talk. “What’s Next for Afghanistan?” Noon, Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ronald Neumann presents. To [...]
Symposium. “The Boundaries of the Firm.” @ Oriental institute, Breasted Hall
April 25, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Symposium. “The Boundaries of the Firm.” 1-5 p.m., Oriental institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-8936, free. An exploration of the boundaries of the [...]
Fourth Friday Tour. @ Hyde Park Art Center
April 25, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Fourth Friday Tour. 1:30-2:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A tour of the center led by HPAC Deputy Director [...]
Lecture. “Amidst Walls, Wired Fences and Armored Cars: A Participatory Ethnography of Soundscapes in a Post-Industrial Context.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., [...]
Xbox Fun Fridays @ Blackstone Library
April 25, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Xbox Fun Fridays. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Sounds for Wellness @ Smart Museum of Art
April 25, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Sounds for Wellness. 4:30-4:45 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Bagpiper Zachary Cahill performs.
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
April 25, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Author Talk. 5:30 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Local writers Joseph G. Peterson, Bill Hillmann, Ben Tanzer and Alexai Galaviz-Budziszewski present. [...]
Artbar @ Hyde Park Art Center
April 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Artbar. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Featuring live music, a cash bar, an open mic and art workshops. [...]
Concert @ Mandel Hall
April 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Pianist Rafal Blechacz performs Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin. Preceded by [...]