Events and Exhibits

In celebration of the University of Illinois’ Sesquicentennial, the University of Illinois Archives will host several events with accompanying exhibits, including a speaker series that highlights scholarship drawn from research in the Archives:

Sesquicentennial Speaker Series

Charter members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., 1914



In collaboration with the Department of History, the University of Illinois Archives will host a speaker series that showcases historical scholarship inspired by records found in the Archives.






Photograph of a wartime duty home economics training container exhibition, ca. 1944. From record series 39/2/20.



The University of Illinois Archives will curate exhibits that explore the many facets of the University’s history explored in the Speaker Series and digital projects.



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