The University of Illinois is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I with a cross-campus initiative that includes theater productions, a film series, concerts, lectures, symposiums, an art exhibition and a general education course. A complete listing of events can be found at www.thegreatwar.illinois.edu.
IFLIP is a unique learning opportunity offered during the summer and
winter breaks. Open to members of the University community and to the
general public. Classes meet Monday through Friday, 3 hours a day, for
two weeks, except holidays. Taught by advanced graduate students or
faculty. Courses focus on conversational skills, travel preparation and
language survival skills. There is minimal homework, no attendance
policy, and no academic credit.
The University Language Academy for Children is an initiative of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese in the School of Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics. We offer a quality after-school second language program in Spanish that serves children fromthe Champaign-Urbana community. We also offer summer campus.