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New voter registration, volunteer opportunities, and a guest lecture on Sept. 16 highlight UIC's observance of Constitution Day, the anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. All events, organized by the UIC department of political science and other campus groups, are free and open to the public.
16, Wednesday | Free | Call: (999) 996-3105
Constitution Day lecture by Rev. Craig B. Mousin, founder and former director of Midwest Immigrant Rights Center of Travelers & Immigrants Aid, DePaul University ombudsperson, and instructor at the Legal Clinic Asylum Project in DePaul's College of Law. Noon. Student Center East, Room 302, 750 S. Halsted St.
16, Wednesday | Free | Call: (312) 996-2950
Panel discussion addressing diverse topics raised by the popular FOX drama series. Jane Rhodes, UIC professor and head of African American studies; Roderick Ferguson, UIC professor of African American studies and gender and women's studies; and Barbara Ransby, UIC professor of African American studies, gender and women's studies, and history. 5 - 6:30 p.m. PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION: Student Center East, Illinois Room C, 750 S. Halsted St.
17, Thursday | $25; free to students and educators | Call: (312) 355-0088
Policy makers, civic leaders, researchers and journalists will discuss real and potential shifts in health care, environmental and energy policy since the landmark legislation of the 1960s and '70s. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Road.
18, Friday | Free | Call: (312) 413-9816
The UIC Office of Sustainability will transform parking spaces into temporary parks to observe this annual worldwide event. 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Outdoor yoga at noon. Bike maintenance checks from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Parking Lot J, southeast corner of Taylor and Paulina streets (near UIC School of Public Health).
21, Monday | Pay-what-you-can | Call: (312) 996-2977
UIC's flagship jazz ensemble plays Chicago's premier jazz club. 8 - 9 p.m. Jazz Showcase, 809 S. Plymouth Court.
23, Wednesday| Free| Call:(312) 996-2300
Open to students of all majors. Employers will be recruiting for full-time jobs, part-time jobs, and internships. Open to UIC students and alumni only. 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Road. To schedule media interview opportunities, contact Jeffron Boynés, (312) 413-8702; email email@example.com.
24, Thursday | $30; $25 students, members & seniors | Call: (312) 996-2445
Film Screening. "Hecho en México," directed by Duncan Bridgeman. Audience discussion and reception will follow. Event is a fundraiser for the UIC Latin American and Latino Studies Program's Student Scholarship Fund. 6 - 9 p.m. Instituto Cervantes, 31 W. Ohio St. Parking available next door. Tickets available online.