Monthly archives: September, 2015

AACC Fall 2015 Internship Application

The African-American Cultural Center is seeking interns for Fall 2015 semester; open attached application for full details.

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AACC FALL 2015 BROWN BAG SERIES!

AACC BROWN BAG, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2015 !
Please join the African-American Cultural Center as we present the AACC-themed activities for the UIC Experience Project. The UIC Experience is a co-curricular opportunity that enhances students’ learning and development as tomorrow’s global leaders by reinforcing “urban exploration,” “intellectual inquiry” and “engagement in a diverse community.”

Presented by the Center’s director, Dr. Lori Baptista, this is the first of the AACC’s weekly Brown Bag Series for Fall 2015. Hope to see you there!09-08-15 Brown Bag


ETHIOPIAN FEST CHICAGO 2015!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2015 
12:00-6:00PM | SAINT ANDREW GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH

The Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago (ECAC) will bring in Enqutatash (or Ethiopian New Year) through Ethiopia Fest Chicago – a celebration of the sights, sounds, and tastes of Ethiopia!

Nearly 400 people attended last year’s inaugural festival. Make sure to join us this year in Edgewater for Ethiopian cuisine, live entertainment, vendors, and more! Tickets are just $5 for adults and kids (children under 5 are FREE!)

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago (ECAC). To learn more about the ECAC and its work in  the Chicago area, please visit ecachicago.org.
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A LOOK AT THE “EMPIRE” PHENOMENON!

We invite you to join the African-American Studies Department on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from 5-6:30pm for a riveting discussion on the “Empire” television series.  Please click on the link below for more details.

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International Resource Fair

THE INTERNATIONAL RESOURCE FAIR

The Office of International Affairs (OIA) at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) is pleased to invite you to the UIC’s 2015 International Resources Fair.  The 16th Annual International Resources Fair will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 2015, outdoors in UIC’s Lecture Center Quad.  In case of inclement weather, Student Center East on the concourse has been reserved for the Thursday, September 17th.

The International Resources Fair (IRF) is a great opportunity for UIC students, staff, and faculty to learn about international resources available to them at UIC and in the greater Chicagoland area. Past participants have included such regional and national organizations such as the U.S. State Department, the JET Program, the Goethe Institute, and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs while UIC units have included foreign study providers, those offering foreign language instruction, and those providing scholarship assistance for international programs.

Participating organizations highlight programs offering international and volunteer opportunities, work abroad, language classes, cultural programs, global education, and other international resources.

The event is free to all participants and visitors and is held annually during the Fall Semester.

OIA hosts a free raffle for students who attend the event. Past prizes include free movie tickets, vouchers for cultural/language courses, travel gift certificates, and t-shirts, among others.

With questions, please contact the Office of International Affairs at oia@uic.edu.

09-08 International Resource Fair

 


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