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Project 500 "50th Anniversary Commemorative Gala" Celebration

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I Hotel and Conference Center

1900 South 1st Street

University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign

Champaign, IL 61820

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Please join the Black Alumni Network (BAN) in honoring the members of Project 500. This year 2018, marks the 50th year anniversary of the 1968 milestone of over 500 Black and Brown students matriculating to the Urbana-Champaign campus of the University of Illinois. "The Foundation for Excellence" began and we celebrate, "The Legacy at 50."

The evening events will include: many historical photos and opportunities to be a part of the University legacy; interviews w/ members of Project 500; cocktails and dinner with members of Project 500, University Administration, Staff, Students, and YOU, ALUMNI! There will also be an Awards and Recognition Program at this commemorative Gala celebration. Don't miss your chance to be a part of continuing the tradition and our legacy at Illinois. REGISTER TODAY, seats are limited. Details below.

Tticket and registration info available at:

http://emails.illinois.edu/newsletter/180182.html

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Project 500
with a weekend of commemorative events.

September 27-29, 2018

On Thursday evening, reconnect with old friends and make new ones at Levis Faculty Center during the Welcome Reception. Friday evening, join us for hors d'oeuvres at Alice Campbell Alumni Center then stroll to Krannert Center for the Performing Arts to enjoy a musical performance. After the show, celebrate with desserts at Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Saturday, go back to school with panel discussions about Project 500—then and now. The weekend will culminate with a Gala Dinner on Saturday night at the I Hotel and Conference Center.

REGISTER NOW!


Project 500 Alumni please use the code ALUMNI to receive a 50% discount on registration fees.


HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Group blocks have been made at the following hotels:

Super 8 Champaign-Urbana
(Group Code: Project 500)

202 West Marketview Drive
Champaign, IL
217.689.4881

TownePlace Suites
(Group Code: Project 500)

603 S. Sixth Street
Champaign, IL
217.344.1600

Home2 Suites by Hilton
(Group Code: PFC)

2013 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL
217.355.6468

Holiday Inn Express
(Group Code: PFC)

1003 W Killarney Street
Urbana, IL
217.398.1000

I Hotel and Conference Center
(Attendee Code: 50ANNIVER)

1901 South First Street
Champaign, IL
217.819.5000


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University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign

Champaign, IL 61820

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