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Upcoming Events

On Monday, February 23, Professor Karen Schönwälder (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious & Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen, Germany) will give a lecture on “Multiculturalism & Immigrant Integration: Political Debates & Social Realities,” at the Center for Advanced Studies at 12 noon.

Announcements

Fulbright deadlines:
March 1 is the opening of the Traditional Fulbright Scholar competition. Over 800 grants are available for lecturing, conducting research, or combining both in over 130 countries around the globe. The deadline is August 1. For information on Fulbright Scholar Awards, consult the website at www.cies.org for descriptions of awards and new eligibility requirements. If you are interested in requesting materials, please write to scholars@cies.iie.org.

Weekly Departmental Activities

The IPRH Reading Group "Language and Social Interaction" will hold its weekly data sessions this semester on alternating Fridays and Tuesdays. Anybody with background or interest in conversation analysis is welcome. The next meeting will be held Feb 20, 1-2pm in 4080A FLB. Contact info: Andrea Golato, golato@illinois.edu

The Deutsche Konversationsgruppe will be meeting this semester on Wednesdays from 1-3 at the Bread Company on Goodwin Avenue. Come by for a relaxed opportunity to practice German. All levels are welcome. Contact: schwink@illinois.edu

The Middle High German reading group is getting together Fridays from 1-2 in the departmental library to enjoy various gems of Middle High German literature or at least textual material. All are welcome, levity is assured.

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