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Date/Time Event Partner
08/21/17
All Day
Prepare for the Solar Eclipse
Carbondale, Carbondale IL
C2ST
All of North America will enjoy a total eclipse of the sun on August 21, 2017. Those in the path of totality, where the moon completely covers the face of the sun and only the corona is visible, will experience a total solar eclipse--temperatures will suddenly drop, and wildlife will go eerily silent. This path of totality will pass directly over southern Illinois. Great Maps and Charts attached.
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09/26/17
2:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Can International Human Rights Based Advocacy Offer New Strategies for Social Justice in the U.S.?
Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago IL
Institute for Professional & Continuing Studies
Contrasting with the U.S. Constitution, human rights treaties also measure compliance based on whether the outcomes (and not just the intent) of government policies protects human rights. This session will prepare participants to understand the basic human rights system. The presenter will discuss the consultation process that led to the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the main human rights treaties.
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09/26/17
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Chi Hack Night
Braintree, Chicago IL
Chi Hack Night
Chi Hack Night is a free, weekly event in Chicago to build, share and learn about civic tech and tools to create, support, or serve public good. Hear from interesting speakers, learn from each other and work on civic projects. Non-techies are very welcome!
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09/27/17
8:00 am - 10:30 am
Economic Outlook: 2018 and Beyond
Hamburger University, Oak Brook IL
The Horton Group
Please join us for this exclusive, invitation-only event presented by one of the country’s foremost experts on macro-economic trends and what this means for your wealth and your organization’s future.
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09/27/17
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
What Does 'Junk Bond' Really Mean?
University Club of Chicago, Chicago IL
City Club of Chicago
Rich Miller, Laurence Msall, and Alexandra Parker talk junk bonds, unfunded pensions, and debt. Lots of debt.
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09/27/17
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
'scopes in the city
Star Lounge Coffee Bar, Chicago IL
Adler Planetarium
Adler astronomers and educators are bringing the museum—and the Universe—a little closer to you! With ‘Scopes in the City, Adler astronomers and staff lead free telescope observing programs in Chicago neighborhoods. Depending on the dates, times and locations of the ‘Scopes in the City events, attendees may be able to observe the Sun, Moon, Jupiter, Saturn, and more!
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09/27/17
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Women Entrepreneurs and Tech Startups in Creative Industries
2112 inc., Chicago IL
2112 inc
Please join us for an afternoon of networking with inspiring and motivating women in tech.
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09/27/17
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fermilab colloquium:Robert Wilson: Fermilab's First Director
Fermilab, Batavia IL
Fermilab
The Fermilab colloquium introduces staff, users, students and members of the public to a wide range of scientific and science-related topics presented by notable speakers from across the country and around the world. An integral part of Fermilab's academic culture, "orange" colloquium talks are aimed at a broad scientific and technical audience, while "green" talks are of general interest to all laboratory staff, users and members of the public.
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09/27/17
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GET NOTICED: A workshop for Women
WareHouse 109, Plainfield IL
Magnolia Insights
At our GET NOTICED transformative women’s workshop our exclusive panel of brand-crafting masters will teach you to do just that. These inspirational women will share their insight on their respective journeys to forge their own high profile personal brands.
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09/27/17
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Legacy of Latino Business Owners in Chicago
Wintrust Grand Banking Hall, Chicago IL
Wintrust
Join us at the Grand Banking Hall as we celebrate the success of Latino business owners across the city and abroad. Our panel of business leaders will share key advice for building your personal brand, and discuss the lessons and challenges they faced along the way.
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09/27/17
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained: How to Get Where You Want to Go
We Work, Chicago IL
GA
Hear how five local creatives and entrepreneurs went against all odds to pursue their passion, career or side project and turn what they love into what they do.
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