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Upcoming Public Events

Thursday, September 22, 2016
Urvashi Butalia
Partition and Empire: India, Ireland, Palestine and Beyond

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Tere O'Connor
Choreographic Thinking: From Movement to Idea

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Masha Gessen
Retrofitting Totalitarianism in Putin’s Russia

Upcoming Deadlines

CAS/MillerComm Public Events Series
GAM Visiting Prof/Artist/Scholar

Application Deadline for Spring 2017 semester events or later
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Associate & Fellow Research Appointments

Application Deadline for appointments in 2017-2018
Tuesday, October 4, 2016

CAS Spring Symposium

Monday-Tuesday, April 4-5, 2016
A two-day interdisciplinary symposium highlighting work of recent Center for Advanced Study Associates and Fellows.

Current Initiative

Dissonance: Music and Globalization since Edison’s Phonograph

CAS Faculty

CAS Professor of History Frederick Hoxie to deliver keynote in the Cultures of Law in Global Contexts (INTERSECT) Annual Symposium, April 29, 2016. More information…

In memoriam, Tom Zuidema (1927-2016), CAS Professor of Anthropology

CAS Associates and Fellows 2016-17 appointed with Board of Trustees approval

In memoriam, Dan Alpert, (1917-2015) CAS Director 1972-86.

CAS Professor of Physics Tony Leggett inducted into the 2015 Engineering at Illinois Hall of Fame.  Read more….

CAS Professor of Psychology Renée Baillargeon and CAS Professor of Materials Science & Engineering John Rogers elected to the National Academy of Sciences.  Read more…

CAS Professor of Law Matthew Finkin named chevalier (knight) of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques.