International Week, April 4-10

International Week at Illinois is comprised of a series of educational, cultural, and recreational events designed to foster interest in our global community. Coordinated by Illinois International and a cross-campus organizing committee, International Week seeks to raise awareness about the breadth of international education, activities, and resources available to the Illinois campus and local community.

Full information and schedule can be found at the International Week Website:

Performance Highlights include:

Kenny Endo Ensemble: Celebrating 40 Years of Taiko and Cross-Cultural Asian American Arts
Thursday, April 7, 2016, 7:00pm - Admission Free
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory Avenue, Urbana


Utopian Songwriting. Music, Nation, Modernity and Censorship in 1960s Brazil

Pre-concert discussion and program notes:
Prof. Marc Hertzman (History), Prof. Mike Silvers (Musicilogy).
Piano, Marcelo Boccato; Trumpet, Tito Carrillo; Sax, Geof Bradfield; Bass, Clark Sommers; Drums and cymbals, Dana Hall.
Friday, Apr 8, 2016, 8:00 pm - $5.00
Iron Post, 120 S. Race Street, Urbana, IL.