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Upcoming Public Events

Thursday, February 25, 2016
Kim Butler
Healing the Souls of Black Folks: Transformational Frameworks for the African Diaspora

Monday, March 7, 2016
Elias Khoury
A Continuous ‘Nakba’: Palestinians in Israeli Literature

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr.
Blue Abstractions: The Cognitive, Social and Sonic Dissonances of Bud Powell

Upcoming Deadlines

CAS/MillerComm Public Events Series

Application Deadline for Fall 2016 semester events or later
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Associate & Fellow Research Appointments

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

CAS Spring Symposium

Monday-Tuesday, April 4-5, 2106
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 Associates and Fellows 2016-17 pending Board of Trustees Approval

In memoriam, Dan Alpert, 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.