Special Events

Upcoming special events:

January 26, 2017

Korean American Student Association (KASA) and Korean Basic Language program are hosting a Korean Lunar New Year celebration in the Language Oasis (GH 308) on Thursday, January 26th from 6-8pm. Come and learn how Koreans celebrate this holiday by trying on the Korean traditional dresses, playing Korean folk games and eating Korean food. Please contact Hanae Kim with any questions: kimh@uic.edu.

Korean New Year Poster

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Recent special events:

November 2015

Locandina Merini

October 2015

The Dept. of French and Francophone Studies welcomed Kerith Iverson, Governmental and Public Affairs Officer of the Quebec Governmental Office in Chicago to present the Quebec Governmental Office and talk about different study and research opportunities for Chicago college students in the province of Quebec.


Abate recipe for Change

September 2015

August 2015

April 2015

The LCLC offered a mini festival of Korean films to welcome Korean to UIC.


Marwen Daher, lecturer in French and Francophone Studies, gave a short introduction to hip-hop and a quick dance lesson for beginners.

March 2015

GLC Featured Scholar Workshop – Students in the Global Learning Community Seminar participated in a conversation with Kevin Kenny (History, Boston College) on his book Diaspora: A Very Short Introduction (2013).

February 2015

 Stereotipi flyer

January 2015

Gathering in support of Charlie Hebdo: Faculty, undergraduates, graduates, alumni gathered to discuss the Charlie Hebdo affair.

Charlie Hebdo 1
Charlie Hebdo 2