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Salute to Ag Day

All Day Event
To Be Announced

The College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) invites you to attend Salute to Agriculture Day at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Saturday, September 10. Prior to watching the Illini take on North Carolina, we invite you to enjoy a tailgate including a short program hosted by Orion Samuelson followed by an auction. More information can be found at


December Graduation Ceremony

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Krannert Center

Fall Break

All Day Event

Agriculture Day, Illinois State Fair

All Day Event
Illinois State Fairgrounds; 801 Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702

Illinois agriculture, which is featured throughout the fair, is highlighted on this day. Grand champion junior livestock including the barrow, steer, wether, poultry trio and rabbit trio are auctioned at the Governor’s Sale of Champions, and the best of Illinois processed foods are auctioned at the Commodity Auction. For more information, visit


Last Day of Classes

All Day Event

Jonathan Baldwin Turner Scholarship Banquet

5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
iHotel and Conference Center, 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820

To recognize and foster these desirable attributes among high school graduates, the University of Illinois College of ACES has established the Jonathan Baldwin Turner (JBT) Scholarship Program. Awarded solely on the basis of leadership, good citizenship, and scholarly achievement, these merit-based scholarships are open to outstanding individuals enrolling in the diversity of programs offered within the College of ACES. For more information, visit


Labor Day

All Day Event

Agriculture Day

All Day Event
Illinois State Fairgrounds, 801 Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702

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