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Muslim language classes seek to teach language through immersion

Participants in the 6th Summer Institute for the Languages of the Muslim World gather on Thursday, June 19, for a picnic at the Foreign Language Building.

By Abrar Al-Heeti

June 23, 2014

Noreen Madden is looking to add Arabic to the list of languages she can speak. That’s why she and other students from within and outside the University of Illinois are enrolled in the 6th Summer Institute for the Languages of the Muslim World. This year, the three offered languages are Arabic, Swah...

Diverse spring exhibitions to open at Krannert Art Museum

In the exhibition “Auto-Graphics: Recent Drawings by Victor Ekpuk,” artist Victor Ekpuk showcases his recent bodies of work, including digital prints and large-scale drawings.

By Elizabeth Dye

January 23, 2014

On Thursday, the Krannert Art Museum will introduce its visitors to the drawings, paintings and other works featured in its 2014 spring exhibitions. The four opening exhibitions range from activist art from the museum’s permanent collection to ceramic instillations and recent drawings from contempo...