Calendar of Events

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

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First Friday Lecture: Aristotle on Generosity—Balzac’s Eugenie Grandet: A Case Study
4/03

First Friday Lecture: Aristotle on Generosity—Balzac’s Eugenie Grandet: A Case Study

Fri., Apr. 3
12:15 PM
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
$0.00

Hosted by the Basic Program of Liberal Education for Adults, these free lectures take place at 12:15 pm the first Friday of every month except July at the Chicago Cultural Center.


 
 
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Timuel D. Black Bridges of Memory Distinguished Lecture and Concert
4/11

Timuel D. Black Bridges of Memory Distinguished Lecture and Concert

Sat., Apr. 11
6:30 PM– 9:30 PM
Parkway Ballroom
4455 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, IL 60615
$0.00

Join us at Bronzeville’s historic Parkway Ballroom for the inaugural Timuel D. Black Bridges of Memory Distinguished Lecture, followed by a reception and jazz concert, all in honor of Bronzeville legend Timuel D. Black, the great South Side civil rights activist and author of the Bronzeville oral history Bridges of Memory. The inaugural Bridges of Memory lecture will be delivered by Kenneth Warren, Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of English.

The Parkway Ballroom is located at 4455 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood. From 1940–1974, the Ballroom was the destination of choice for Chicago's African-American community, and featured such performers as Count Basie, Sarah Vaughn, and Nat King Cole. Today, the beautifully restored Parkway Ballroom is once again a cultural hub.

 


 
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Works of the Mind: "Fat! Fat! Fat!" Obesity and Literature
4/12

Works of the Mind: "Fat! Fat! Fat!" Obesity and Literature

Sun., Apr. 12
1:00 PM
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
$0.00

Hosted by the Basic Program of Liberal Education for Adults, these free lectures take place at 1 pm on selected Sundays from October through May at the Chicago Cultural Center.


 
 
 
 
Master of Science in Analytics Online Information Session
4/16

Master of Science in Analytics Online Information Session

Thu., Apr. 16
6:00 PM–7:00 PM
Online
Chicago, IL
$0.00

Building from a core in applied statistics, the MS in Analytics provides students with advanced analytical training to develop their ability to draw insights from big data, including: data collection, preparation and integration; statistical methods and modeling; and other sophisticated techniques for analyzing complex data. The program is highly applied in nature, integrating business strategy, project-based learning, simulations, case studies, and specific electives addressing the analytical needs of various industry sectors. Through partnerships with key employers, the program also provides students with applied projects and data sets as well as access to career networks and employment pathways upon graduation. Join us for this online information session to learn program details, admission requirements and how you can get started.

 

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Master of Science in Analytics Information Session
4/23

Master of Science in Analytics Information Session

Thu., Apr. 23
6:00 PM–7:00 PM
Gleacher Center
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
$0.00

Building from a core in applied statistics, the MS in Analytics provides students with advanced analytical training to develop their ability to draw insights from big data, including: data collection, preparation and integration; statistical methods and modeling; and other sophisticated techniques for analyzing complex data. The program is highly applied in nature, integrating business strategy, project-based learning, simulations, case studies, and specific electives addressing the analytical needs of various industry sectors. Through partnerships with key employers, the program also provides students with applied projects and data sets as well as access to career networks and employment pathways upon graduation. Join us for this  information session to learn program details, admission requirements and how you can get started.

 

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Unlimited slots available
 
Project Management Certificate Online Information Session
4/23

Project Management Certificate Online Information Session

Thu., Apr. 23
12:00 PM–1:00 PM
Online
Chicago, IL
$0.00

Please join us for an online information session to learn more about the University of Chicago's Project Management Certificates and classes.  Find out about admissions and program requirements as well as have an opportunity to ask questions about the programming.

You may get a PDF of our schedule and our course descriptions in the download section of our home page:   https://grahamschool.uchicago.edu/projectmanagement
 

The University of Chicago Graham School is a Project Management Institute Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) and has been approved to issue Professional Development Units (PDUs).  Each class offers between 14-16 PDU's.

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