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8 percent tuition increase,
   postpone Chief vote
By Sharita Forrest                                 teaching positions that were eliminated
Assistant Editor                                   in FY04 because of diminished state ap-


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        urrent UI students who are Illinois        propriations, including 480 course sec-
        residents will see their tuition           tions, approximately 80 faculty positions,
        increase by $223 per semester at           160 teaching assistants and 40 instructor/
Urbana, by $196 per semester at Chicago            lecturer positions. About $9.4 million of the
and by $138 per semester at Springfield            funds will go toward faculty and staff sal-
next year, according to proposals passed by        ary improvements, which Gardner said are
the UI Board of Trustees Nov. 13.                  a priority next year, and about $3.7 million
   At their meeting in Urbana, the trust-          for unavoidable expenses such as Medicare
ees approved general tuition increases of          payments, energy costs, union wage in-
8 percent for all continuing students and          creases and liability insurance.
guaranteed rates for new undergraduates at             The trustees also approved a guaranteed
the three campuses beginning July 1.               tuition rate of $3,230 for incoming fresh-
   In presenting the tuition proposals to          man and transfer students under the Guar-
                                                                                                                                                                                photo by Bill Wiegand
the board, Chester Gardner, university vice        anteed Tuition Plan, a program being imple-
                                                                                                      Walk this way With the autumn chill taking hold outdoors, walkers and
president for academic affairs, said the uni-      mented in compliance with the stateʼs “truth
                                                                                                      joggers welcomed the reopening of the Armory’s track on Nov 7. Closed since
versity needs at least $52 million in FY05         in tuition” act. The act, which takes effect
                                                                                                      August for resurfacing, the reconditioned track and floor area now contains
to refurbish academic programming, pro-            with the 2004-05 academic year, mandates
                                                                                                      restrooms and a drinking fountain and can be accessed through Room 190 in
vide an adequate salary program for faculty        that public universities charge new under-
                                                                                                      the building’s southwest corner. Through the end of the calendar year, patrons
and staff members and meet unavoidable             graduates the same tuition for four consecu-
                                                                                                      can use the Armory track without charge but will need memberships to Campus
costs. If state support diminishes further         tive academic years and guarantee not to
                                                                                                      Recreation or the Armory to use it beginning in January. Details about
next year, internal reallocations may be           increase it to ensure cost predictability for
                                                                                                      memberships and facility hours are available by calling the Armory Message
necessary as well, Gardner said.                   undergraduate students and their families.
                                                                                                      Center at 333-8333 or visiting the Web at www.uiarmory.com.
   The 8 percent tuition increase will gener-      New students in FY05 will pay guaran-
ate about $25 million in revenue, a portion        teed tuition rates of $2,841 at Chicago and
of which will be earmarked for additional          $2,001 per semester at Springfield.             programs that require more than four yearsʼ         Gardner said that under the new law the
financial aid. In FY04, the university sup-            The law does not apply to current           attendance. UI has chosen to include trans-      university is exposed to some risk because
plemented MAP grants for needy students            undergraduate students, to non-degree           fer students as well as incoming freshmen        administrators must estimate academic
by more than $14.9 million and plans to            undergraduate programs, room and board          in its program. Transfer studentsʼ four-year     program needs, inflationary cost increases
increase that to $19.1 million in FY05.            charges, mandatory fees or graduate pro-        guarantee period will begin with their initial   and levels of state support for the next four
   Approximately half of the tuition rev-          grams. However, the guarantee does extend       enrollment in a degree program at one of         years and make a one-time adjustment in tu-
enues will be used to restore classes and          to cover the normal enrollment periods for      the three Illinois campuses.                     SEE TRUSTEES, PAGE 2



                UI not alone in struggle to                                                                Harvard law professor to
                    fill budgetary gaps                                                                    speak at Commencement
                                                                                                      Lani Guinier, a professor of law at           Civil Rights Setback Into a New Vision of
    By Sharita Forrest                             ed to be $306.5 million, 5 percent less         Harvard, will be the speaker at both UI          Social Justice.”
    Assistant Editor                               than the prior year.                            Commencement ceremonies May 16. She                 While a member of the faculty of the
        The state of Illinoisʼ $4 billion state        Since FY01, the University of Iowa          and seven others also will receive honorary      University of Pennsylvania Law School,
    budget deficit brought the UI a $58 mil-       has seen its general education fund drop        degrees at the ceremonies. Guinier will re-      Guinier investigated the experience of
    lion diminution in state support this fiscal   from $252.7 to $225.7 million, a decline        ceive an honorary doctor of laws degree.         women in law
    year, which began July 1. But the univer-      of nearly 11 percent.                              The degree recipientsʼ nominations were       school, leading to
    sity is not alone: Nearly all of its Big           The University of Wisconsin system          approved Nov. 13 by the UI Board of Trust-       the publication of
    Ten peers, and indeed public universities      is seeing its share of taxpayer support         ees during its meeting in Urbana.                a book, “Becoming
    around the nation, are struggling to fill      shrink, too. In 1973-74, the systemʼs              In 1998, Guinier became the first black       Gentlemen: Wom-
    multimillion-dollar gaps in their operat-      first operating year, UW derived 49.9           woman to be appointed to a tenured pro-          en, Law School
    ing budgets and worrying what they will        percent of its budgeted revenue from the        fessorship at Harvard Law School. Before         and      Institutional
    do if funding recedes further next fiscal      state. By this year, state appropriations       joining the faculty at Harvard, she was a        Change.” She and
    year.                                          declined to 27.3 percent after legislators      tenured professor for 10 years at the Uni-       her        co-authors
        For example, the University of Min-        slashed $250 million from UWʼs $3.6             versity of Pennsylvania Law School. Dur-         found that women
    nesota is facing a historic $185 million       billion budget.                                 ing the 1980s she was head of the voting         were not graduating
                                                                                                                                                                                   Lani Guinier
    cut (12 percent) from its tax appropria-           Since FY90, the state of Illinois has       rights project at the NAACP Legal Defense        with top honors, al-
    tion for the 2004-05 biennium.                 reallocated about $657 million in tax           Fund and had served in the Civil Rights Di-      though women and men came to the school
        Pennsylvania State University has          appropriations from state universities          vision during the Carter administration as       with virtually identical credentials.
    been hit with four budget cuts over the        to other entities – a loss of $351.9 mil-       special assistant to Drew S. Days, who then         A graduate of Radcliffe College of
    past two fiscal years: a permanent cut         lion (in 2004 dollars) to UI alone. While       was an assistant U.S. attorney general.          Harvard University and Yale Law School,
    of $12 million at the beginning of the         funding for higher education increased             Guinier came to prominent public atten-       Guinier has received numerous awards,
    2002-03 fiscal year and three mid-year         by 10.7 percent over that period, the           tion when she was nominated by President         including the 1995 Margaret Brent Women
    rescissions that have trimmed away an          majority of the additional funds were           Bill Clinton in 1993 to head the Civil Rights    Lawyers of Achievement Award from the
    aggregate of $50 million. Penn State is        directed to student aid and to the State        Division of the Department of Justice, only      American Bar Associationʼs Commission
    waiting for its state legislature to break     Universities Retirement System to com-          to have her name withdrawn without a             on Women in the Profession and the Rosa
    its gridlock and approve the universityʼs      pensate for inadequate funding during           confirmation hearing. Guinier turned that        Parks Award from the American Associa-
    2003-04 appropriation, which is expect-        SEE BUDGET, PAGE 4                              incident into a powerful personal and politi-    tion for Affirmative Action.
                                                                                                   cal memoir, “Lift Every Voice: Turning a         SEE COMMENCEMENT, PAGE 2

                                                                                                                                                                        INDEX
                                                         Faculty art                                                          Level thinking                      BOOK CORNER                 6
In This Issue




                                                    An exhibition of artwork                                                Why are they draining
                                                                                                                                                                  BRIEF NOTES                 5
                                                   by faculty members in the                                               Allerton’s mansion pond
                                                   School of Art and Design is                                               and moving the fish?                 CALENDAR                    7
                                                   on display at Krannert Art                                                       PAGE 6                        DEATHS                      2
                                                    Museum through Jan. 4.                                                                                        ON THE JOB                  3
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TRUSTEES, CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1                                                                                                                                   to furnish air conditioning to the west side
ition that they hope will cover those costs.                                                                                                                      residence halls, the student union, the recre-
    “If we arenʼt accurate and set tuition too                                                                                                                    ation facility and other buildings.
low, we will have to make adjustments in                                                                                                                              The board approved establishing the Li-
the guaranteed and the non-guaranteed tu-                                                                                                                         autaud Graduate School of Business within
ition in the future,” Gardner said.                                                                                                                               the College of Business Administration at
    A trend of diminishing state appropria-                                                                                                                       Chicago in recognition of a $5 million gift
tions between FY90 and FY04 generated                                                                                                                             by the Liautaud family.
$350 million less income for the university                                                                                                                           President James Stukel read a statement
and is forcing it to rely more on tuition rev-                                                                                                                    memorializing Sen. Stanley Weaver, who
enue. The 8 percent increase nears the limit                                                                                                                      died Nov. 11. The board also observed a
of what students and their families can be                                                                                                                        moment of silence in honor of Weaver,
expected to bear, Gardner said.                                                                                                                                   whom Stukel characterized as a great friend
    In their fifth and subsequent years stu-                                                                                                                      and protector of the university.
dents would pay the non-guaranteed tuition                                                                                                                            The board approved revisions to the
rate. The tuition rates also are equalized                                                                                                                        Tax-Deferred Retirement Plan. The op-
so that during the first two years students                                                                                                                       tional 403b retirement funds portfolio
                                                                                                                                          photo by Bill Wiegand
with the guarantee pay more than students                                                                                                                         will be streamlined to increase cost-
who do not have a guaranteed rate and the
                                                 No vote Because of high public interest – and high attendance – the first portion of                             effectiveness and responsiveness while
                                                 the Nov. 13 UI Board of Trustees meeting was moved to Illini Rooms A, B and C in the
guaranteed rate is actually less than the non-                                                                                                                    ensuring availability of a diverse, competi-
                                                 Illini Union. The resolution to retire Chief Illinwek was withdrawn by trustee Frances
guaranteed rate during the third and fourth                                                                                                                       tive array of funds for investors. Fidelity
                                                 Carroll. The issue will be addressed at the next Urbana trustees meeting in March.
years, Gardner said.                                                                                                                                              and TIAA-CREF will be retained as ven-
                                                 Pictured, Roger Huddleston addresses the board during the public comment session.
    Approximately 40 meetings were held at                                                                                                                        dors while American Century, INB and
the three campuses during the fall semester      tion supported retaining the Fighting Illini         dialogue and the recruiting of diverse fac-                 MetLife will be discontinued effective
to confer with students about the tuition        name for the athletic teams at Urbana, it            ulty, students and staff hang in the balance.”              April 1, 2004.
changes, Gardner said.                           indicated that the university would discon-          Cantor also urged the campus community                          Vice President David Chicoine reported
    Board Chair Lawrence Eppley noted            tinue using the Chiefʼs graphic image and            to strive for unity and cooperation despite                 on the universityʼs technology commercial-
that the guaranteed rates reflected smaller      would discourage othersʼ use of it as well.          personal beliefs on the issue.                              ization activities during the first quarter of
changes than tuition increases have been             Eppley said he would not force a vote            In other business                                           FY04, which brought the university royal-
historically.                                    on the matter because board members con-                  The trustees reviewed and approved                     ties and income of $530,000 at Chicago
    The trustees also voted to increase or       curred with Carrollʼs decision.                      schematic designs for the New Student                       and $427,557 at Urbana. At Urbana, six
implement tuition differentials for students         “Itʼs unfortunate that we could not vote         Recreation Facility that is slated for con-                 new licenses with start-up companies were
in engineering, nursing and art and archi-       today,” Eppley said. “Thereʼs one resolu-            struction on the east campus at Chicago.                    completed in the first quarter.
tecture at the Chicago campus and for new        tion that is in existence of this board, (and)       Construction of the $23 million facility is                     Before the board approved the purchases,
students in chemical/life science at Urbana      thatʼs in support of the Chief. Until thatʼs         expected to begin in October 2004 with                      trustee Naranjan Shah amended the request
next year. The trustees also approved in-        overturned, that is the position of the board.       completion by December 2005.                                for a four-year contract with GE Medical
creases in housing rates, student fees and       I think that Trustee Carroll, in her earnest at-        The trustees awarded a contract to Ac-                   Systems at $5.7 million to a one-year con-
tuition for aviation courses, the executive      tempt to put the issue to the board, found that      centure LLP to conduct a detailed review                    tract at $1.1 million. Shah also asked that
MBA program and other cost-recovery              thereʼs such a great divide that it makes it ex-     of the universityʼs commodities purchases                   staff provide more background information
graduate programs.                               tremely difficult to deal with this issue in any     and develop strategies for cost reductions.                 and detail with proposals to help board
    Many spectators, reporters and protest-      manner of due process. Given her request to          Pursuant to the trusteesʼ March 13 directive                members make informed decisions.
ers who flocked to the meeting anticipating      withdraw the motion, given the shortness of          to identify areas for cost containment and                      The trustees passed resolutions honor-
a decision on the fate of Chief Illiniwek        time with which it was put on the agenda, Iʼll       service improvements, staff found approxi-                  ing Urbana campus professors Carl Woese,
appeared to be disappointed when trustee         accept her request to withdraw.”                     mately $140 million in commodities where                    recipient of the Crafoord Prize in Biosci-
Frances Carroll withdrew her proposal to             Eppley said that opinions on the issue           the university might take advantage of                      ences, and Nobel Prize winners Anthony
retire the Chief.                                are polarized and that it might be helpful to        volume discounts, Vice President Stephen                    Leggett and Paul Lauterbur. The board
    To accommodate the unusually large au-       educate people on othersʼ perspectives.              Rugg said. Accenture will be directed to                    also approved awarding honorary doctoral
dience, the trustees met in the Illini Rooms         In a written statement, Chancellor               confirm those estimated savings and devise                  degrees to eight people at the May 16 com-
at the Illini Union instead of the Pine          Nancy Cantor said that she found the delay           strategies that will recoup a minimum of 10                 mencement in Urbana.
Lounge for the public comment portion of         “troubling” and that she was “concerned              percent or $14 million.                                         The Expanded Child Development
the meeting. After hearing from speakers         about our ability to move forward with                  The board approved a proposal to in-                     Laboratory at Urbana was redesignated
who opposed and others who supported the         programs that depend upon an inclusive at-           crease the budget for the central chilled wa-               the Early Child Development Laboratory
resolution, Carroll announced that she was       mosphere within the university. The future           ter system at Chicago from $12 million to                   to more accurately reflect the facilityʼs pur-
withdrawing the resolution when Eppley           of initiatives on integration and inter-group        $14 million so the project can be expanded                  pose and clientele. ◆
called upon her to present it for discussion.
    “At this time, in reviewing the agenda
and in sensitivity to my esteemed col-                                                        deaths
leagues and their concern for the short          Elmer Arnold Brazelton, 73, died Nov. 6              choice.                                                     merman, 1700 S. Fourth St., Champaign,
notice provided them and the public, I have      at his home in Paris, Ill. Brazelton worked          Richard Munds, 78, died Nov. 14 at Carle                    IL 61820.
chosen to protect my motion by withdraw-         at the UI for 33 years and was a building            Arbours, Savoy. Munds was a herder for                      Rita M. Schmidt, 61, died Nov. 5 at her
ing the resolution and agenda item and to        service foreman for O&M when he retired              the department of animal sciences at the UI                 Rantoul home. Schmidt was a typing clerk
refile it at the July meeting,” Carroll said.    in 1993.                                             for 32 years, retiring in 1984. Memorials:                  III at the UI from 1960 to 1976 and worked
    Later in the day, after conferring with      Anna Lena Christians, 92, died Nov. 10               First Christian Church, Champaign; Little                   for the departments of agronomy, mathe-
students, Carroll asked that the resolution      at Country Health Nursing Home, Gifford.             Galilee Christian Assembly, Clinton; or the                 matics and the Curriculum Lab. Memorials:
be addressed at the March meeting instead        Christians worked in food service at the Il-         Richard Munds Memorials Fund, c/o Carle                     an organization of the donorʼs choice.
when more students would be on campus.           lini Union for 14 years, retiring in 1981.           Clinic Oncology Department.                                 Mary Emily Schwengel, 84, died Nov. 2
    The resolution called for the honorable      Frank U. Jordan, 79, died Nov. 12 at                 Lola Mae Pierce, 89, died Nov. 6 at                         at the Carle Arbours, Savoy. Schwengel
retirement of the Chief. While the resolu-       St. Francis Hospital, Peoria. Jordan was             Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Pierce                   worked at the UI Library for 16 years, retir-
                                                 a storekeeper at the UI for 21 years. He             worked in food service for a UI residence                   ing as a chief library clerk in 1976. Memori-
 COMMENCEMENT, FROM PAGE 1                       worked for the Coordinated Science Lab               hall from 1954 to 1964.                                     als: Alzheimerʼs Association.
    The other honorary-degree recipients:        for five years and then in the department            Charlie P. Pond, 87, died Oct. 30 in Dew-                   Charles Allen Wert, 83, died Nov. 4 at
    • Frances Allen, pioneer in the field of     of chemistry from 1970 until he retired in           ey, Ariz. Pond was a gymnastics coach at                    Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Wert
 compilers; honorary degree of doctor of         1986. Memorials: Savoy United Methodist              the UI from 1948 to 1973. During that time,                 became a faculty member in the UI met-
 science.                                        Church or an organization of the donorʼs             the UI won four NCAA national titles and                    allurgy department in 1950 and was head
    • John Hope Franklin, writer and             choice.                                              11 consecutive Big Ten Championships.                       of the department from 1967 to 1987. He
 historian; honorary degree of doctor of         B.F. “Kirk” Kirkpatrick, 91, died Nov. 12            Memorials: Arizona Cancer Center Cancer                     retired in 1990 as professor emeritus. Me-
 humane letters.                                 at ManorCare Health Services of Urbana.              Metastasis Program, 1515 N. Campbell                        morials: Morningside College; McKinley
    • Temple Grandin, distinguished sci-         Kirkpatrick was a professor of business              Ave., Tucson, AZ 85724; or Friends of the                   Foundation Presbyterian Church, Cham-
 entist concerning the handling, slaughter-      law at the UI for 20 years, retiring in 1972.        Charlie Pond Scholarship, UI Division of                    paign; or an organization of the donorʼs
 ing, transportation and housing of farm         Memorials: an organization of the donorʼs            Intercollegiate Athletics, Attn: Ken Zim-                   choice. ◆
 animals; the honorary degree of doctor
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         On the Job Steven Fay                                                                 Weightman named director of
                                                                                                 School of Art and Design
                                                                                                 David Weightman has been
                                                                                             named the director of the UI School
                                                                                             of Art and Design. Weightmanʼs ap-
                                                                                             pointment, effective Dec. 16, was
                                                                                             approved by the universityʼs board
                                                                                             of trustees at its Nov. 13 meeting in
                                                                                             Urbana.
                                                                                                 Weightman also will serve as a
                                                                                             professor in the school, which is part
                                                                                             of the College of Fine and Applied
                                                                                             Arts. He succeeds interim director
                                                                                             Ken Carls, who will return to teach-
                                                                                             ing. Carls has been interim director
                                                                                             for about two years.
                                                                                                 Weightman most recently was the
                                                                                             dean of the School of Art and Design
                                                                                             at Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-
                                                                     photo by Bill Wiegand
                                                                                             Trent, United Kingdom. He began in
  A surfeit of machinery and parts clog the doorways and sprawl across the                   that position in 1992.
  shelves, the desk and seemingly every surface of Steven Fay’s office in the                    He earned bachelorʼs and masterʼs
  Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences building. When steam sterilizers, imaging               degrees in design at the Royal Col-
  equipment and other research tools go on the blink, they wind up in the hands              lege of Art in London in 1968 and
  of Fay, the facilities manager in veterinary pathobiology, or his staff. With a            1970, respectively.
  bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Northern Illinois University and                 Under Weightmanʼs direction, the
  an aptitude for mechanics (“I’ve been tinkering with engines since I was 10                art and design school at Staffordshire                                      photo by Bill Wiegand

  years old,” Fay said), this easygoing guy who once aspired to be a high-school             University integrated all its courses New leadership David Weightman’s ap-
  auto mechanics teacher and once operated his own repair business has found                 into a unified program at the bache- pointment as director of the School of Art and
  his niche coordinating the repair and maintenance of the myriad machines                   lorʼs and masterʼs levels. The school Design is effective Dec. 16. He most recently
  within the college. Fay’s outstanding work earned him the Dr. Robert and Lucy              has developed a number of pedagogic was the dean of the School of Art and Design at
  Graham Award in 1996 and the Academic Professional Excellence Award in                     measures that have been adopted as Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, United
  2001.                                                                                      good practice by the university, in- Kingdom.
                                                                                             cluding outcomes definition, skills
  Tell me about your educational background and your career here at the
                                                                                             definition, student and staff handbooks,        Weightman has served as a consultant
  university.
                                                                                             feedback forms, course and workshop advi- on numerous design projects, including the
  I like to tell people that I graduated magna cum laude from Northern Illinois
                                                                                             sory groups and electronic data presentation exterior styling and construction of body
  University in 1985, and my first position was as a junior high school janitor.
                                                                                             during exams.                                work for buses, the design and construction
  After working in a lab at Northern Illinois University for a year and a half, I
                                                                                                 The school also has broadened its inter- of special effects model sets for television
  transferred down here in June 1988 to work as a molecular parasitologist on a
                                                                                             national perspective by developing collab- productions, and design studies for bag-
  malaria project.
                                                                                             orative links for student and staff exchange gage trolleys for British Rail International,
  I had sort of developed a handyman reputation here within the college and                  with a number of institutions worldwide.     London. ◆
  was hired to replace a retiring handyman. I set up an electronics repair shop to
  repair research equipment. I’ve gone on to become a facilities manager with a
  research orientation. I continue to be involved in day-to-day repair activities as
  well as overseeing some major projects, like the completion of the Veterinary                    Five Illinois professors
  Medicine Basic Sciences building. I developed the original design. It’s about a
  $4 million project that is half funded by the National Institutes of Health and is
  adding 14,000 square feet of lab and office space.                                            elected as 2003 AAAS fellows
  What’s your favorite part of your job?                                                         By James E. Kloeppel                                high-speed semiconductor devices and
  That I get to do so many different things, work with so many different people                  News Bureau Staff Writer                            circuits.
  and get to feel like I’m helping them accomplish their research.                                   Five UI researchers – Ilesanmi                     Bethke, a professor of geology, was
  What is a typical day like for you?                                                            Adesida, Craig M. Bethke, Keh-Yung                  selected for fundamental discoveries
  I come in the door and before I can even get my computer turned on somebody                    (Norman) Cheng, Jeffrey S. Moore                    in the forces that drive brines across
  will come running in saying, “Steve! Steve! Steve! We’ve been looking for you.                 and Robert J. Novak – are among 348                 sedimentary basins, migration of pe-
  Our incubator isn’t working right. Please come take a look.” I promise that                    scientists elected as 2003 fellows of the           troleum reserves, the thermodynamics
  I’ll be there in a few seconds, but before I can get there somebody else has                   American Association for the Advance-               of reacting geochemical systems, and
  nabbed me in the hallway to ask me about a problem they’re having with their                   ment of Science.                                    microbial metabolism.
  centrifuge, and soon I’ve forgotten all about the problem with the incubator.                      The new fellows will be formally                   Cheng, a professor of electrical and
  Then my pager goes off because I’ve forgotten that I’m supposed to be in a                     recognized Feb. 14 for their contribu-              computer engineering, was honored for
  meeting. I consider it a victory if I go home with fewer things to do than when I              tions that advance science or foster                distinguished contributions to hetero-
  came in.                                                                                       its applications at the Fellows Forum               structure semiconductor materials and
  What’s the most challenging part of what you do?                                               during the AAAS annual meeting in Se-               devices using molecular beam epitaxy.
  Trying to stay organized. I take these tasks on cheerfully but trying to keep                  attle. AAAS, which publishes the jour-                 Moore, a William H. and Janet
  track of all the promises I’ve made and trying to meet everyone’s needs is a                   nal Science, was founded in 1848; it                Lycan Professor of Chemistry, was
  tremendous responsibility. It’s not uncommon for me and my main electronics                    is the worldʼs largest general scientific           recognized for creative development
  technician, Dave Stoppkotte, to have over 100 items on our to-do lists.                        society with 140,000 members in 130                 of organic materials, polymers, and
                                                                                                 countries and 272 affiliated societies.             nanoscale devices.
  One of the accomplishments I’m proudest of is that I developed a model                         Election of fellows, who are nominated                 Novak, a professor of medical ento-
  program to comply with the university’s annual certification requirements for                  by their peers, began in 1874.                      mology and scientist with the Illinois
  biological safety cabinet hoods. While it may seem mundane, it’s a big part of                     Adesida, a Willett Professor of                 Natural History Survey, was chosen for
  safety and research standards compliance.                                                      Engineering and director of the Micro               fundamental biological studies of mos-
  What are your hobbies?                                                                         and Nanotechnology Laboratory, was                  quitoes and for leadership in mosquito
  I am restoring a 1966 GMC Suburban – completely rebuilding the body and                        chosen for contributions to advanced                control in the United States, Africa and
  replacing the engine, transmission and all the electricals. I’ve always worked on              nanostructure materials processing and              the Caribbean. ◆
  cars but this is the most extensive restoration I’ve ever done.


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  I have played bass guitar and sung professionally for years, particularly in
  Chicago-based bands. I play music every day, including today before I came to
  work: blues, country, funk, early rock and roll.
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  and take dance lessons. I thought I’d never survive but now I’m so happy she
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                Faculty members display art through Jan. 4
       Krannert Art Museum hosts the annual Faculty Art
   Exhibition, which features new work by current faculty members
   in the School of Art and Design. One of the oldest, continuously
   running faculty exhibitions in the country, the exhibition
   features recent works of painting, sculpture, installation art,
   photography, glass, graphic design and other media. The
   exhibition runs through Jan. 4.
       Remaining presentations by faculty members who will talk
   about their work (all at noon): Kevin Hamilton (Dec. 3), Melissa
   Pokorny (Dec. 10) and Gerald Guthrie (Dec. 17).




                                                                                                                        Gerald Guthrie, “The Power of Suggestion,” Inkjet print on plastic




                            Conrad Bakker, “Untitled (ebay: Eames, Chair),”
                                                               Oil on MDF




                                                                                                                                                         Billie Jean Theide, “Hybrid 6
                                                                                                                                                           (Keystone),” Copper, silver-
                                                                                                                                                          plate, PPG acrylic urethane
                                                                                                                                        Alex Fekete,
                                                                                                                              “Cecibon,” Free blown
                                                                                                                                       glass, pebble
                                                                                          John Jennings, “Nike Evil,”
                                                                                                Mixed media/digital

                             Luke Batten, “V is for Victory (Bosnia),” C-print
                                                                                                                               Photography by Bill Wiegand


BUDGET, CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1                   line budget reductions and rescissions,          2004-05 academic
the 1980s.                                      inflation has eroded another $40.2 million       year, assures new              “I think the fundamental nature of the
    State tax appropriations directed to        of UIʼs spending power since FY90 through        undergraduates that
UI accounted for nearly half of all the         escalating costs for commodities such as         their tuition at state
                                                                                                                             public university, its relationship to the
universityʼs revenue in 1980. Just four fis-    utilities and employee/retiree insurance         universities      will     state and our links to the broader public
cal years ago, the percentage of UIʼs budget    coverage.                                        remain constant for
derived from tax appropriations had shrunk          The universityʼs spending has increased      four years – insulat-
                                                                                                                           will need to be re-examined, very likely in
to 25 percent. In FY04, that proportion is      at roughly the rate of inflation, and while      ed from diminutions                        the next 10 years.”
21 percent.                                     the increased emphasis on cost control is        in state support or
    While UI and other state universities       fair, the universityʼs spending has not spun     escalating costs that
                                                                                                                                                             – Stanley Ikenberry
have raised tuition and fees in an attempt      out of control, Gardner said.                    have fueled tuition
to offset decreased state funding, infla-           “Our costs reflect what we spent. Our        and fee increases in the past.               not provide additional funding for the 5,000
tion has nearly outpaced the revenue from       state appropriations and our tuition are             While Illinois is enacting a new prom- new undergraduates that UC expects next
those increases, said Chester Gardner, vice     spent on our core missions of education          ise to its constituents through guaranteed year.
president for academic affairs. Gardner         and service. What has happened now is            tuition rates, administrators at the Univer-    While state support has declined, spon-
spoke at a Nov. 10 news conference at           that the state has had other demands on its      sity of California-Berkeley are wondering sored research funding has grown dramati-
which he unveiled UIʼs tuition proposals        resources. Our appropriations have not kept      if they can continue to uphold a guarantee cally at UI. The competitive grants and con-
for FY04-05.                                    pace with inflation, and so weʼve had to         made to their constituents more than four tracts portion of UIʼs budget increased 103
    Throughout the ʼ90s and up to the cur-      shift more of the financial responsibility to    decades ago. Californiaʼs 1960 Master percent since 1990. Grants and contracts
rent fiscal year, the Consumer Price Index      students and their families,” Gardner said.      Plan for Higher Education promised all el- make up one-fifth of the UIʼs overall oper-
averaged 2.7 percent per year. During that          However, by augmenting student aid           igible students spots at the university. But ating budget, which comprises $550 million
time, general undergraduate tuition went up     through supplements to MAP grants, UI            some critics say UC-Berkeley violated the in federally sponsored research projects.
by 6.5 percent, a disparity that has rankled    has safeguarded access despite escalating        plan this year when it denied admission to      The boom in sponsored research fund-
critics who thought the tuition increases       tuition, said Provost Richard Herman.            some 1,500 community-college transfer ing is all the more remarkable because the
were unwarranted.                                    The trend of declining state support        students for the winter term because of universityʼs faculty has declined by 300
     “Public universities have come under       over the past two decades signifies a subtle     surging enrollments and dwindling state FTE positions since FY90, Herman said.
a lot of criticism because tuition has in-      shift in the social contract about higher edu-   funding.                                     However, those unfilled positions, cre-
creased at roughly twice the rate of infla-     cation and who should bear its costs, said           During the past three fiscal years, UC- ated mainly by attrition, also represent a
tion,” Gardner said. “However, state appro-     Stanley Ikenberry, regent professor and          Berkeley has seen its state funding plum- potential loss of more than $60 million in
priations have increased only 1.4 percent       president emeritus.                              met 14 percent while its enrollment has research funding.
since FY90. State appropriations have not           “I think the fundamental nature of the       swollen 18 percent. The stateʼs $4 billion      Before a recent speech at Penn State,
kept up with inflation; theyʼve been well be-   public university, its relationship to the       deficit prompted a $424 million cut in state Ikenberry said he did a “crude, back of the
low inflation. So weʼve had to raise tuition    state and our links to the broader public will   funding this fiscal year that forced UC to envelope calculation” that revealed that if
at twice the inflation rate, and what weʼve     need to be re-examined, very likely within       postpone the opening of its 10th campus at states funded higher education at the same
been able to do in doing that is just keep      the next 10 years,” Ikenberry said.              Merced for another year. Another potential rate they had 20 years ago, there would
pace with inflation.”                               In the state of Illinois, the new Truth in   $600 million cut looms on the horizon for be enough money to build 100 new Penn
    In addition to income lost through base-    Tuition law, which goes into effect with the     2004-05 and lawmakers have said they will States. ◆
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              brief notes
Spurlock Museum                                                Before leaving for the holidays
                                                                                                                               Urbana campus recycles, beside cardboard, is a “mixed of-
Movie to be presented Dec. 2                                   Holiday shutdown tips                                           fice pack.” Paper mills will not take old phone books mixed
   The Spurlock Museum will present the movie “Genji              UIʼs Division of Facilities and Servicesʼ Planning,          in with this grade of paper. The incompatibility problems
– A Thousand Year Love” at 7 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Knight         Construction and Maintenance requests that faculty and          include plastic laminated covers, hot melt glue bindings,
Auditorium. The movie is based on “The Tale of Genji,” a       staff members follow these shutdown tips in preparation         ground wood paper content and yellow dyed sheets.
story written in the 11th century by court woman Murasaki      for the holiday season. If these guidelines are followed, the       The city of Champaign will take old phone books at
Shikibu and considered to be the worldʼs first novel. The      potential for damage to facilities from severe weather will     its drop-off site at the Public Works facility (the former
movie runs 143 minutes and has English subtitles. Suggest-     be greatly reduced.                                             Meadow Gold plant), 702 Edgebrook Drive. There is 24-
ed donation is $5. Because of the mature nature of the film,      • Close and lock all windows and doors, and close blinds     hour access to the site. Enter off of Hagan Street.
no one under age 17 will be admitted. IDs will be checked.     and curtains.                                                       Those who do not wish to recycle the old books should
                                                                  • Turn off all unnecessary laboratory services, including    place them in campus trash receptacles.
Social Issues Theater
                                                               gas, air, vacuum and water.                                         Questions or concerns should be directed to Hoss, 244-
Performance explores relationships                                • Turn off fume hood fans that are not needed. Consider      7283 or tmhoss@uiuc.edu.
   Inner Voices Social Issues Theater begins its second        consolidating chemical storage in fewer hoods.
                                                                                                                               Robert Allerton Conference Center
season with “Wish you were here …” In the production,             • Leave all radiator valves turned on to ensure adequate
a collection of scenes explores the roles that relationships   heating and to avoid freeze damage.                             Holiday Showcase is Nov. 28-30
play in our lives and the challenge of creating meaningful        PC&M personnel will check all areas prior to the                Robert Allerton Conference Center will host its Holiday
relationships. A discussion with the audience follows every    Thanksgiving holiday for obvious problems such as open          Showcase from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 28-30.
performance.                                                   windows. These personnel cannot alter operations of fume           Area designers and craftspeople will transform 18 rooms
   Remaining performance dates: 7 p.m. Nov. 20 in Room         hoods or lab services because they must presume the use is      of the century-old Allerton House into a holiday wonder-
314, Illini Union; 9:20 p.m., Dec. 3 at Florida Avenue Resi-   intentional.                                                    land. Guests may explore the house or purchase some of the
dence Hall; 9 p.m. Dec. 4 at Daniels Hall.                                                                                     items on display. The Visitor Center also will offer honey,
                                                               Illini Union carry-outs offered
   The performances are free and open to the public. For                                                                       other nature-related gifts and books for sale. Proceeds from
more information, call 244-5919.                               Order baked goods for holidays                                  the event support restoration projects at Allerton House.
   Inner Voices Social Issues Theater is sponsored by the          Illini Union Catering will once again offer baked goods        Tickets for the event are $10 and may be purchased at
Counseling Center, McKinley Health Center and the de-          for Thanksgiving. The carry-out menu includes 9-inch pies       the door or in advance. Cost for the showcase and lunch on
partment of theater.                                           (apple for $7; pumpkin for $6.50 and pecan for $8.75), car-     Nov. 29 or Nov. 30 is $25; reservations are required. Ad-
                                                               rot cake ($12.90), coffee cake ($10.35), dinner rolls ($4.25    vance tickets may be purchased by calling 333-3287
Turkey tips
                                                               a dozen) and pecan rolls ($12 a dozen).                            Directions to the park, along with a map, can be
Extension Web site offers safety tips                              Orders must be placed by noon Nov. 24, and may be           found at the parkʼs Web site, www.conted.uiuc.edu/
   For information on the basics of cooking a holiday          made by calling 333-1140 or returning an order form to          holidayshowcase/.
turkey safely or how to make sure the leftovers are stored     Illini Union Food Service, MC-384. Orders will be avail-
                                                                                                                               Spurlock Museum
properly, help is only a click away. UI Extensionʼs “Turkey    able for pickup between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Nov. 26 in the
for the Holidays” Web site offers information about the se-    Colonial Room of the Illini Union. Free parking will be         Register kids for discovery programs
lection of a holiday turkey, proper ways of cooking it, side   provided that day in lot D-10, just east of the Union.             Children in kindergarten through fourth grade can learn
dishes, and even the locations of turkey farms.                                                                                about plants and animals, natural phenomena or aspects of
                                                               Out with the old
   The site is on the Urban Programs Resource Network at                                                                       human culture by attending the Discovery Day programs
www.urbanext.uiuc.edu under “Nutrition and Health.”            Campus can’t recycle old phone books                            hosted by Spurlock Museum.
   “There are also fun sections that have turkey lore and         New campus and city phone books are in the process of           Information about scheduled sessions and registration
facts,” said Jane Scherer, UI Extension urban programs         being delivered. This year, Campus Recycling is not able to     forms are now available. The program, formerly called Sat-
specialist. “For instance, 675 million pounds of turkey are    recycle the old books, said Tim Hoss, recycling coordinator.    urday Safari, charges a $5 fee per child to cover materials
consumed in the United States every Thanksgiving.”                In previous years, Campus Recycling was able to blend        and resources. Parents must register children in advance.
   The site also has information about using the leftover      the old books in with a lower grade of paper prior to ship-        To receive information, call Kim Sheahan, 244-3355, or
turkey.                                                        ment to a paper mill. This year, the only grade of paper the    stop by the museum information desk. ◆




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       Improvements planned for
        Allerton mansion pond
    The mansion pond and surrounding area are a favorite spot for visitors to Al-
lerton Park. However, staff members will soon be emptying the pond to better
assess the cause of noticeable deterioration in the pondʼs health.
    In an effort to identify the causes of these problems and recommend a solu-
tion, Allerton Park and the UI department of natural resources and environmental
sciences have created a unique educational opportunity. During the next year, UI
students will propose and implement a restoration plan to improve the health of
the pond and restore beauty to the pond area.
    As the pond is drained, fish species will be relocated to the Allerton Diversi-
fied Farm Pond. While the pond is empty, research and repairs will be performed.
Data will be gathered on depth and composition of sediment, contour of the pond,
and water flow rates. The student team and Allerton staff members will remove
sediment to restore the original depth of the pond and plant aquatic vegetation
on the banks. If necessary, repairs will be made to the wall of the dam and pond
banks. After completing necessary repairs and improvements, the pond will be
allowed to refill naturally. When the water level returns to an appropriate depth,
the student team will introduce a diverse fish population to the pond.
    The restoration project is scheduled to continue through the summer of 2004.
Visitors will notice ongoing work by both students and Allerton staff members                                                                                             photo by Chris Hermann/Allerton Park

throughout the research and implementation phases of this project. These tempo-          Road to recovery The mansion pond at Allerton Park is shown Nov. 6 partially drained.
rary inconveniences will provide long-term benefits ensuring future health and           Staff members have noticed a marked deterioration of the pond’s health, so the pond will be
enjoyment of the pond.                                                                   fully drained to aid in diagnosing problems. UI students in the department of natural resources
    For more information, stop by the Visitor Center at Allerton. ◆                      and environmental sciences will aid in proposing and implementing a restoration plan.



                            book corner
    Book explores musical life in early America                                                         Biography focuses on journalist and diplomat
    Just as contemporary American-made                Temperley, whose past research has               The life of a19th century journalist, and annex it to the United States.”
music enjoys great popularity in Europe focused primarily on British music and                     diplomat, adventurer and enthusiast for lost           This first full-length biography reveals a
today, music by European composers and composers, said personal reasons inspired                   causes is brought to life in a new biography. man possessed of the idealism and promise,
performers was all the rage in America him to investigate these composersʼ mo-                     “John L. OʼSullivan and His Times” was as well as the prejudices and follies, of his
during the late 18th and early 19th centu- tivations for leaving successful careers in             researched and written by Robert D. Samp- age, a man who sensed the revolutionary
ries. According to musicologist Nicholas their homeland and taking their chances in                son, communication specialist in the Office and liberating potential of radical democra-
Temperley, musicians with                                       America.                           of Information Technology                                         cy but was unable to acknowl-
significant mastery of the Brit-                                    Temperley considers the        and Communication Services                                        edge the racial barriers it had
ish or European musical idiom                                   trio – who composed mu-            in the College of Agricultural,                                   to cross to fulfill its promise.
were highly sought after in                                     sic in the era of Mozart and       Consumer and Environmental                                            It also explores the friend-
America.                                                        Beethoven – to be talented         Sciences.                                                         ship between OʼSullivan and
    Thatʼs just one of many ob-                                 composers, but concedes their          OʼSullivanʼs life is usually                                  Nathaniel Hawthorne that
servations Temperley makes                                      names are hardly household         glimpsed only in brief episodes                                   played a significant role in the
in his new book, “Bound                                         words today.                       in other biographies or books                                     development of the authorʼs
for America: Three British                                          While the book will help       about the United States in the                                    national reputation and de-
Composers,” published this                                      musicologists arrive at a better   two decades before the Civil                                      scribes their close brush with a
month by the UI Press. In                                       understanding of early Ameri-      War, perhaps because the com-                                     duel that might have ended the
the book, Temperley, a UI                                       can musical history, Temper-       ponents of his life are some-                                     life of one or both.
professor emeritus of music,                                    ley believes the book may          times contradictory, Sampson                                          Much of Sampsonʼs re-
explores “American musical                                      appeal to anyone, including        said.                                                             search for the project was
                                  “Bound for America: Three                                                                            “John L. O’Sullivan and His
life in the first 50 years after British Compsers,” by Nicholas those who appreciate music,            “An exponent of romantic Times,” by Robert D. Sampson done in UIʼs Rare Book Room.
independence” by examining              Temperly (UI Press)     students of American history       democracy, OʼSullivan be- (Kent State University Press) “What made this project pos-
the lives and music of three                                    or both.                           came a defender of slavery.                                       sible was the existence of a
London-based composers who emigrated                  The book also will help people under-        A champion of reforms for women, labor,                           complete run of the United
to the United States during the prime of stand the role music played in the cul-                   criminals, and public schools, he ended his States Magazine and Democratic Review
their careers. The composers – William tural lives of post-revolutionary Americans.                life promoting spiritualism,” Sampson said. in the Rare Book Room,” Sampson said. “I
Selby, who emigrated in 1773; Rayner “Music is quite as important as other arts in                 “Although he popularized the phrase ʻmani- spent a lot of time in there going through
Taylor, in 1792; and George K. Jackson, in the period, but sometimes gets lost,” Tem-              fest destiny,ʼ OʼSullivan condemned war in magazines for the period 1837 to 1846,
1796 – were multitalented and engaged in perley said. “Itʼs sometimes easier to look               his publications and during service in the trying to understand OʼSullivanʼs world
other music-related pursuits such as teach- at the architecture or the paintings or the            New York State Assembly. Yet he lost thou- view and take on events of his time. I also
ing, performing and serving as church poetry of the period.”                                       sands of dollars and nearly went to prison in had great cooperation from librarians in the
organists.                                                      – Melissa Michell, News Bureau     an effort to violently free Cuba from Spain Lincoln Room.”
                   www.news.uiuc.edu/news/03/1107temperley.html                                                                  www.kentstateuniversitypress.com



  Zimmerman gift to benefit School of Music, Krannert Center
By Melissa Mitchell                              and improve instruction in the music class-       yearly gifts of $1,000 or more support            to re-envision, for the 21st century and be-
News Bureau Staff Writer                         room. An alumna of the School of Music,           performances by visiting professional art-        yond, the role that early education in music
   Music education and performance at the        Zimmerman earned a masterʼs degree in             ists appearing during Krannert Centerʼs           provides not only for the individual but
UIʼs Urbana campus will receive a signifi-       1955 and a doctorate in music education in        Marquee Season.                                   also for our communityʼs cultural develop-
cant boost from a $2.65 million gift to the      1963. Until 1964, she served as an instructor         “[This gift] will help the university in      ment,” Conlin said. “As a result of this gift,
School of Music and the Krannert Center          in the school, and returned later as a visiting   its crucial mission of public engagement,         research at the highest level of scholarly
for the Performing Arts from the Vernon K.       professor for three years. From 1987-1993,        reaching out through music education and          excellence is guaranteed within our com-
and Marilyn Pflederer Zimmerman Founda-          she was a professor on the faculty. In be-        performance to bring the arts – with all          prehensive, distinguished School of Music
tion.                                            tween appointments at Illinois, Zimmerman         their power to enrich and transform lives         – supported by our library, studios, labs and
   The gift, announced Nov. 11, includes         taught at several other schools, including        – to a public of all ages and interests,” said    performing spaces.
$1.65 million for the music school, and an-      Case Western Reserve, Indiana, Northwest-         Chancellor Nancy Cantor.                              “Including the Krannert Center within
other $1 million for the campus performing       ern, Ohio State and Temple universities.              According to Kathleen Conlin, the dean        their vision for artistic excellence secures
arts center. In the School of Music, the gift        The foundationʼs gift to Krannert Center      of the College of Fine and Applied Arts, the      for the community the presentation of
will establish the Marilyn Pflederer Zim-        reflects the Zimmermansʼ interest in the          administrative home of the School of Mu-          superb national and internationally known
merman Fund for Excellence in Music Edu-         performing arts. The gift is an unrestricted      sic and Krannert Center, the gift will be a       performers. What a fitting tribute to the leg-
cation. The fund will support an endowed         endowment to support the centerʼs Marquee         part of “Bravo! Illinois Arts,” a $21 million     acy of Vernon and Marilyn Zimmerman!”
chair and fellowships in music education.        performance series. The series is designed        endowment campaign to benefit several                 The Champaign-based Zimmerman
   Marilyn Zimmerman, who died in 1995,          to give students and community residents          entities within FAA. Endowed gifts to the         Foundation was established by Vernon
is widely regarded as one of the most in-        the opportunity to sample a wide selection        campaign will provide opportunities to en-        Zimmerman, prior to his death in 1996.
fluential scholars to contribute to the field    of performances by visiting artists from a        hance performances, educational programs          Vernon Zimmerman, an early leader in the
of music education. Zimmermanʼs ground-          variety of musical genres.                        and public service.                               field of international accounting, served as
breaking research focused on the relation-           Vernon and Marilyn Zimmerman were                 Conlin called the Zimmerman gift “a           the dean of the College of Commerce and
ship of childrenʼs musical activities and the    charter subscribers to the Marquee Circle         tremendous honor” for the recipient units         Business Administration for 15 years, and
role perception plays in musical-cognitive       when it was established 15 years ago. The         and for the college.                              was a member of the college faculty from
development, and how that may influence          Marquee Circle recognizes donors whose                “This generous endowment enables us           1956 to 1992. ◆
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                                                                                                         Note: $ indicates Admission Charge
                                                                                                                                                        Nov. 20 to Dec. 7
lectures                           Modernity and Its Discon-                                                                                                                   dance
                                   tents.” Mark Steinberg, UI.
6 Saturday                         5:30 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge,                                                                                                                20 Thursday
“Saturday Physics: The Elu-        Foreign Languages Building.                                                                                                                 Merce Cunningham Dance
sive Neutrino: Why Some-           Russian and East European                                                                                                                   Company: “50 Years of For-
thing That Does So Little Mat-     Center.                                                                                                                                     ward Motion.” 7:30 p.m. Try-
ters So Much.” Mats Selen,                                                                                                                                                     on Festival Theater, Krannert
UI. 10:15-11:30 a.m. 141           4 Thursday                                                                                                                                  Center. $
Loomis Laboratory. Saturday        Title: TBA. Allison Ryan, UI.
Physics Honors Program.            Noon. 242 Education Build-                                                                                                                  films
                                   ing, 1310 S. Sixth St., Cham-
colloquia                          paign. Bureau of Educational                                                                                                                4 Thursday
                                   Research.                                                                                                                                   “Bend It Like Beckham.” Gur-
20 Thursday                        “Vision is a Chicken-Egg                                                                                                                    inder Chadha, director. 5:30
“After the ‘Testimonial Boom’:     Problem.” Yiannis Aloimonos,                                                                                                                p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum.
What Happens When a Genre          University of Maryland. 4 p.m.                                                                                                              Gender and Womenʼs Studies.
of Margins Goes Main-              151 Everitt Lab. Electrical and
stream.” Kimberly Nance,           Computer Engineering.                                                                                                                       5 Friday
Illinois State University. Noon.                                                                                                                                               “Black Orpheus (Brazil).”
101 International Studies          theater                                                                                                                                     7:47 p.m. Latzer Hall, Univer-
Building. Latin American and                                                                                                                                                   sity YMCA. Reel World Inter-
Caribbean Studies.                 1 Monday                                                                                                                                    national Film Series.
“Accommodating          Increas-   “Cats.” 7:30 p.m. Assembly
ingly Complex Technology in        Hall. Featuring 20 of Andrew                                                                                                                sports
Future Processor Design: A         Lloyd Webberʼs melodies, in-
                                   cluding the song, “Memory.”                                                                                                                 21 Friday
View From IBM Research.”                                                                                                                                                       Women’s Basketball. UI vs.
Kevin Warren, IBM. 4 p.m.          $ News-Gazette Broadway
                                   Series.                                                                                                                                     Wayne State University. 7 p.m.
151 Everitt Lab. Electrical and                                          Winter Solstice celebration                                                                           Assembly Hall. $
Computer Engineering.
                                   music                                 The Turtle Island String Quartet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the                              22 Saturday
1 Monday                                                                 Foellinger Great Hall at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.                                     Football. UI vs. Northwestern.
“Locating Artists, Politics        20 Thursday                                                                                                                                 Time: TBA. Memorial Sta-
and Publics During War:            Junior Recital. Fu-Ju Song,           Boldly setting musical trends for the 21st century, the quartet blends classical
                                   piano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall,                                                                                                                dium. $
Magazines in Spain From                                                  style with creative improvisation and a passion for all kinds of music. Its newest                    Men’s Basketball. UI vs.
1936-1939.” Jordana Mendel-        Smith Hall.
                                                                         program, an appealing celebration of winter holiday music that has touched                            Western Illinois University.
son, UI. 8 p.m. Levis Faculty      Twelve Twenty Concert Se-                                                                                                                   7 p.m. Assembly Hall. $
Center. Unit for Criticism and     ries. Jing-I Jang, harp. 12:20-       hearts for centuries, takes listeners on an exploration of the Festival of Lights
Interpretive Theory.               12:50 p.m. Beckman Institute.         music of Hanukkah and India’s Dewali, to old English carols and Scottish                              24 Monday
                                   Music and Beckman Institute.                                                                                                                Women’s Basketball. UI vs.
2 Tuesday                          Alan Jackson concert. 7:30            reels, to American classics such as Vince Guaraldi’s music to “A Charlie Brown                        Louisiana Tech. 7 p.m. Assem-
“1950s Architecture and            p.m. Assembly Hall. With spe-         Christmas.”                                                                                           bly Hall.$
Modernization in Baghdad.”         cial guest Joe Nichols. $
Panayiota Pyla, UI. Noon. Lucy
                                   The Enescu Ensemble. Sher-                                                                                                                  26 Wednesday
Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign                                                                                                                                                     Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Mer-
                                   ban Lupu, soloist and leader.     cital. Jie Tao, violin. 7:30 p.m.   Doctor of Musical Arts Re-        7 Sunday
Languages Building. South
                                   7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great                                            cital. Charles W. Lynch, harp.                                        cer. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. $
Asian and Middle Eastern Stud-                                       Recital Hall, Smith Hall.                                             Senior Recital. Katherine
ies; Anthropology; Internation-    Hall, Krannert Center. Works                                          7:30 p.m. Music Building          Cameron, violin. 11 a.m. Me-        28 Friday
al Programs and Studies and        for violin by the 19th-century    4 Thursday                          auditorium.                       morial Room, Smith Hall.            Volleyball. UI vs. University of
                                   composers Lipinski and May-       Twelve Twenty Concert Se-                                                                                 Michigan. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. $
Illinois Program for Research                                        ries. UI Trombone Ensemble.         6 Saturday                        Music Education Senior Re-
in the Humanities.                 seder. $
                                                                     Elliot Chasanov, conductor.                                           cital. Alexander Rivera, eupho-
“Financial Climate in Russia       Senior Music Education Cho-                                           Doctor of Musical Arts Recit-
                                                                                                                                           nium. 1 p.m. Music Building         29 Saturday
                                   ral Conducting Recital. 7:30      12:20-12:50 p.m. Beckman            al. Dennis Yeh, violin. 11 a.m.                                       Volleyball. UI vs. Michigan
and Eastern Europe.” Ronald                                          Institute. Music and Beckman        Music Building auditorium.        auditorium.
                                   p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.                                                                                                              State University. 7 p.m. Huff
Spahr and Nancy Scannell, UI.                                        Institute.                          UIUC Saxophone Quartets.          Master of Music Recital.            Hall. $
Noon. 101 International Stud-      30 Sunday                         UI Jazz Band II. 7:30 p.m.          2 p.m. Music Building audi-       Jennifer Wright, cello. 2 p.m.
ies Building. Russian and East     Graduate Recital. Cristina        Colwell Playhouse, Krannert         torium. Coached by Debra          Recital Hall, Smith Hall.           6 Saturday
European Center.                   Lixandru, violin. 7:30 p.m.       Center. $ School of Music.          Richtmeyer.                       Annual Carol Concert. Joe           Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Uni-
                                   Recital Hall, Smith Hall.                                                                               Grant, conductor. 3 p.m. Foel-      versity of Arkansas. 11 a.m.
3 Wednesday                                                          5 Friday                            UI Trumpet Ensemble. Jared
                                                                                                                                           linger Great Hall, Krannert         United Center, Chicago. $
“A Woman in the Mix: The Im-                                                                             Gray and Tracy Parish, direc-
pact of Christine de Pizan’s
                                   2 Tuesday                         Student Recital. 4 p.m. Memo-       tors. 5 p.m. Music Building       Center. To be followed by the       Women’s Basketball. UI vs.
                                   UI Jazz Band III. 7:30 p.m.       rial Room, Smith Hall. Piano        auditorium.                       holiday tree lighting ceremony      Illinois State University. Time:
Works in Late Medieval Man-        Colwell Playhouse, Krannert       students of Waejane Chen.
uscript Anthologies.” Karen                                                                              Harpsichord Studio Recital.       in the lobby of Krannert Center.    TBA. United Center, Chicago.
                                   Center. Performed by students     Doctor of Musical Arts Recit-                                         $ School of Music.                  Admission charge.
Fresco, UI. Noon. Gender and       of the UI Division of Jazz. $                                         5:30 p.m. Memorial Room,
Womenʼs Studies Program.                                             al. Young Kim, piano. 5 p.m.        Smith Hall. Students of Sonia     Music Education Senior Re-
                                   School of Music.                  Recital Hall, Smith Hall.                                             cital. Eric Weisseg, tuba. 3 p.m.   et cetera
Gender and Womenʼs Studies.                                                                              Lee.
                                   Student Chamber Music             Champaign-Urbana Sympho-                                              Music Building auditorium.
“Olfaction Targeted.” Peter        Recital. 7:30 p.m. Music          ny Orchestra. Steven Larsen,
                                                                                                         Jazz Threads with Cecil
                                                                                                                                           Music Education Senior Re-
                                                                                                                                                                               20 Thursday
Mombaerts, Rockefeller Uni-        Building auditorium. En-                                              Bridgewater. 7:30 p.m. Tryon                                          Coffee Hour: Singaporean.
versity, New York. Noon-1:15                                         music director and conductor.       Festival Theater, Krannert        cital. Suzanne Hermany, clari-
                                   sembles coached by Timothy        7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great                                                                                7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club,
p.m. B102 Chemical and Life                                                                              Center. Also featured: vocalist   net. 5:30 p.m. Memorial Room,       307 E. John St., Champaign.
                                   McGovern.                         Hall, Krannert Center. Mar-                                           Smith Hall.
Sciences Lab. Cell and Struc-                                                                            Dee Dee Bridgewater and the                                           Cosmopolitan Club.
tural Biology.                     Doctor of Musical Arts Re-        garet Carlson, vocals; Frank        UI Concert Jazz Band. $           UI Jazz Combos. 7:30 p.m.
                                   cital. Daren Wilkes, trumpet.     Mantooth, piano; The Chorale;                                         Colwell Playhouse, Krannert         23 Sunday
“Universities and African          7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith     and Parkland Chorus. $              Freshman Flute Studio Recit-
Modernity: A Conceptual                                                                                  al. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room,      Center. Students of the Divi-       Traditional     Thanksgiving
                                   Hall.                             UI Concert Jazz Band. Chip                                            sion of Jazz, coached by Chip       Benefit Dinner. 6 p.m. Cos-
Critique.” Chika Sehoole, UI.                                                                            Smith Hall. Flute students of
                                                                     McNeill, leader. 7:30 p.m. Try-                                       McNeill, Ron Bridgewater and        mopolitan Club, 307 E. John
Noon. 101 International Stud-      3 Wednesday                       on Festival Theater, Krannert
                                                                                                         Jonathan Keeble.
                                                                                                                                           graduate assistants. $ School       St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan
ies Building. African Studies.     Turtle Island String Quartet:                                         Graduate String Quartet.
                                                                     Center. $ School of Music.                                            of Music.                           Club.
Faculty Art Exhibition: “Paint-    “Solstice Celebration.” 7:30                                          Cristina Lixandru, violin; Jan
ings.” Kevin Hamilton, UI.         p.m. Foellinger Great Hall,       Doctor of Musical Arts Recit-       Matthews, violin; Rose Woll-      Doctor of Musical Arts Recit-
                                   Krannert Center. $                al. Yanghee Park, piano. 7:30                                         al. Sharon Hudson, piano. 7:30      28 Friday
Noon. Krannert Art Museum.                                                                               man, viola; and Diana Flesner,                                        Artists at Allerton. 10 a.m.-
                                                                     p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.      cello. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall,    p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Title: TBA. Dean Della Penna,      UI Percussion Ensemble.                                                                                                                     6 p.m. Visitorʼs Center, Aller-
Michigan State University.         7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival          An Evening of Songs and             Smith Hall.                       Student Showcase. 7:30 p.m.         ton Park. Continues through
4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences         Theater, Krannert Center. $       Arias. 7:30 p.m. Memorial                                             Memorial Room, Smith Hall.          Nov. 30. Allerton Park and
Lab. Nutritional Sciences.         School of Music.                  Room, Smith Hall. Students of                                         Voice students of Sylvia Stone.     Conference Center.
                                                                     Jerold Siena.
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                                                                     CAMPAIGN UPDATE
Holiday Showcase. 10 a.m.-                       ■
6 p.m. Allerton House, Al-                                                             2003 Campus Charitable Fund Drive
                                   “Luxurious Layers: Kimonos
lerton Park. Through Nov. 30.
Allerton Park and Conference
Center.
                                      of the Heian Court”
                                   Through Dec. 13.                                    Deadline extended; fund drive chair issues challenge
                                   “Korean Dolls: A Celebration
2 Tuesday                             of Life”                                         With the current Campus Charitable Fund Drive total at
Tuesday@Seven Workshop.            Through March 31.                                   $825,000, short of its $1 million goal, the campaign deadline                              $825,000
“Personal Well-Being: Keep-        Five galleries featuring the
ing Body, Mind and Spirit on       cultures of the world.                              has been extended to Dec. 3. In addition, fund drive chair
the Same Schedule.” 7-9 p.m.       Spurlock Museum. Noon-5
                                   p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.                         Jack Dempsey, executive director of facilities and services in
209 Illini Union. Counseling
Center Paraprofessionals.          Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4                         the Division of Planning, Construction and Maintenance, has
                                   p.m. Saturday.
3 Wednesday                                                                            announced that if the campus reaches its goal, he will appear at
                                                 ■
Artists@Krannert. Short films
                                   “The eShow”                                         the women’s Jan. 11 basketball game with blue spiked hair.
and discussion. Yu Hasegawa
Johnson. 5:30 p.m. Krannert        Featured Works XIV. “Anna
Art Museum. Krannert Art              Pottery: Plagiarism as                           If you have not yet made a pledge, or would like to make an
Museum.                               Art”                                             additional pledge, contact your unit or section leader.
                                   School of Art and Design Fac-
4 Thursday                            ulty Art Exhibition
Workshop: Estate Planning.         Through Jan. 4.
7 p.m. UI Credit Union, 2201
                                   “Whistler and Japonisme:
                                                                                       U&I: Partners for a Caring Community
S. First St., Champaign.
                                      Selections From the Per-
UIECU.
                                      manent Collection”                               You can make a difference with your gift, no matter the size.
Coffee Hour. 7:30 p.m. Cos-        Through March 28.
mopolitan Club, 307 E. John        Krannert Art Museum and
St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan       Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5        versity Ave., Urbana. Phone       lobby.                                                              For schedule, call Mark
Club.                                                                                                                                     www.prairienet.org/contra/ or
                                   p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Satur-     244-5312.                         Library Tours                      jsivier@uiuc.edu.                Zinzow, 244-1289, or David
5 Friday                           day; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday;     Falun Dafa Practice Group         Self-guided of main and un-        French Department: Pause         Harley, 333-5656.
December Ally Meeting. LGB         2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admis-      3:20-4:40 Sunday 404 or 407       dergraduate libraries: go to In-   Café                             Scandinavian Coffee Hour
Student Panel. Noon-1:30 p.m.      sion; $3 donation suggested.      Illini Union. 244-2571.           formation Desk (second floor,      5-6 p.m. Thursdays, Espresso     4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, The
404 Illini Union.                                ■                   Huizenga Commons                  main library) or Media Center      Royale, 1117 W. Oregon,          Bread Company, 706 S. Good-
                                                                     Cafeteria                         (undergrad library).               Urbana.                          win Ave., Urbana.
6 Saturday                         “After Whiteness: Kather-
                                      ine Bartel, Suk Ja Kang        Serving breakfast 7:30-11 a.m.    Meat Salesroom                     Illini Folk Dance Society        The Deutsche
Krannert Art Museum Fam-                                             and lunch 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.       102 Meat Sciences Lab.             8-10 p.m. Tu & Sa, Illini        Konversationsgruppe
ily Festival. 10 a.m.-noon.           Engles, Kojo Griffin, Tana
                                      Hargest, Laurie Hogin”         M-F. East end of Law Bldg.        1-5:30 p.m. Tu & Th; 8 a.m.-1      Union. Beginners welcome,        1-3 p.m. W. The Bread Com-
Krannert      Art     Museum.                                                                          p.m. F. For price list & spe-      398-6686.                        pany, 706 S. Goodwin Ave.,
Krannert Art Museum.               “Jim Shrosbree: (n) scale”        Ice Arena Open Skate
                                                                     11:20 a.m.-12:40 p.m. Mon-        cials, 333-3404.                   Italian Table                    Urbana.
Dulcimer Playing Workshop.         Through Nov. 29.
                                   I space, 230 W. Superior St.,     day-Friday (while university      Robert Allerton Park               Italian conversation Mondays     Secretariat
1-3 p.m. Visitors Center,                                            is in session); 7:30-9:30 p.m.    Open 8 a.m. to dusk daily.         at noon, Intermezzo Cafe,        11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. third Wednes-
Allerton Park. An introduc-        Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-
                                   day-Saturday.                     Friday; 1:30-4 p.m. Sunday.       “Allerton Legacy” exhibit at       KCPA.                            day monthly. Illini Union. 333-
tory course. More info and to                                        Cheap Skates: 7:30-9:30 p.m.      Visitors Center, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.                                      1374, mdavis@uiuc.edu, or
register: 244-1035 or e-mail                                                                                                              Lifetime Fitness Program
                                                 ■                   First Wednesday of each           daily; 244-1035. Garden tours,     6-8:50 a.m. M-F. Kinesiology,    www.uiuc.edu/ro/secretariat.
allertonpark@uiuc.edu. $           @art gallery. Online exhibit of   month.                            333-2127.                          244-3983.                        VOICE
Holiday Dulcimer Concert.          the UI School of Art and De-      Illini Union Ballroom                                                                                 Poetry and fiction reading.
Mike Anderson, singer and                                                                                organizations                    Normal Person’s Book Dis-
                                   sign. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.      11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. M-F.                                            cussion Group                    7:45 p.m. second Thursday
storyteller. 7 p.m. Visitors                                         Second floor, NE corner. For                                                                          monthly. The Bread Company,
Center, Allerton Park. $                                                                               Classified        Employees        7 p.m. 317 Illini Union. Read
                                   ongoing                           reservations, 333-0690; walk-     Association                        “Northanger Abbey,” by Jane      706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.
“The Japanese Kimono:                                                ins welcome.                      11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. first Thurs-     Austen for Dec. 4; “Middle-      Women’s Club
History and Development            Altgeld Chime-Tower Tours
                                   12:30-1 p.m. weekdays. Enter      Japan House                       day monthly. 244-2466 or           sex,” by Jeffrey Eugenides for   Open to male and female UI em-
Through the Ages.” John                                              Tours: 1-4 p.m. Thursdays;        nblackbu@uiuc.edu                  Jan. 8. More info: 355-3167 or   ployees and spouses. 351-9930,
Marshall, fiber artist. 7 p.m.     through 323 Altgeld Hall. To
                                   arrange a concert or Bell Tower   1-5 p.m. Third Saturday of        Contra Dancing                     www.uiuc.edu/~beuoy.             judyatlhi@aol.com or http://wc-
Knight auditorium, Spurlock                                          the month. For a group tour,                                                                          uiuc.prairienet.org. ◆
Museum. Japan House.               visit, e-mail chimes@uiuc.edu                                                                          PC User Group
                                   or call 333-6068                  244-9934. Tea Ceremony: 2nd
7 Sunday                                                             and 4th Thursday of the month.
                                   Arboretum Tours                   $5/person.
Workshop: Creating Your            To arrange a tour, 333-7579.
Own Design with Japanese                                             Krannert Art Museum
                                   Beckman Institute Cafe            The Fred and Donna Giertz
Traditional Fabric Dye.” John      Open to the public. 8 a.m.-
Marshall, fiber artist. 1-5 p.m.                                     Education Center: 11 a.m.-
                                   3 p.m. M-F. Lunch served          1 p.m. Tu-Th; Gift Shop:
Japan House. Japan House.          11 a.m.-2 p.m. For menu, go       10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-Sa; 2-

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                                   to     www.Beckman.uiuc.edu/      4:30 p.m. Su; Palette Cafe:
exhibits                           outreach/café.html.               8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-Sa, 2-
“One Hundred Years of Al-          Bevier Cafe                       4:30 p.m. Su.
   titude: From the Wright         8:30-11 a.m. coffee, juice and
   Brothers to the Federal                                           Krannert Center for the
                                   baked goods; and 11:30 a.m. to

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   Aviation Administration”                                          Performing Arts
                                   1 p.m. lunch.                     Interlude: Open one hour be-
Government documents, wall         Campus Recreation
cases, Library.                                                      fore until after events on per-
                                   IMPE Bldg.: 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m.      formance nights. Wine tastings
“Day of Dead”                      M-F, 11a.m.-9 p.m. Sa & Su;       at 5 p.m. most Thursdays.
Latin American and Caribbean       IMPE Indoor Pool: 11 a.m.-        Intermezzo Cafe: Open 7:
Library.                           1 p.m. daily; IMPE Outdoor        30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on non-
“Comeback Alumni”                  Pool: 6:30.-7:45 a.m. M-F,        performance weekdays; 7:
Main hall display cases, Li-       11 a.m.-8 p.m. daily; CRCE:       30 a.m. through weekday
brary.                             closed for renovations            performances; weekends from
“W.G. Sebald (1944-2001)           Kenney Gym and pool will be       90 minutes before until after
   and Blaise Cendrars             open to all faculty/staff at no   performances.
   (1187-1961)”                    charge during scheduled hours     Promenade gift shop: 10
Modern Languages and Lin-          with valid ID card. For more      a.m.-6 p.m. M-Sa; one hour
guistics Library.                  information, call 333-3806 or     before until 30 minutes after
“In the Reign of Elizabeth:        visit www.campusrec.uiuc.edu      performances. Ticket office:
English Books and Manu-            Faculty/Staff       Assistance    10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, and 10
scripts, 1558-1603)”               Program                           a.m. through first intermission
Rare Book Room, Library.           8 a.m.-5 p.m. 1011 W. Uni-        on performance days. Tours:
                                                                     3 p.m. daily; meet in main




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