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Wild Adventure- Summer Camp (Ages 6 & 7)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 300

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wild Adventure – Summer Camp ages 6 & 7 Date: 7/7/2014 – 7/11/2014 Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Ends: 7/3/2014 11:59 PM (ET) This event is full. Now accepting wait list registrations The garden, forest, and ponds are teeming with life in summer! From tadpoles to Venus fly traps, come discover the awesome diversity of plants […]

Yoga in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland members and UNC students; $5 all others

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! The hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will provide an opportunity to practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery. Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries – New Time!

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members and UNC students; $5 for all others

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all […]

Wild Adventure- Summer Camp (Ages 6 & 7)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 300

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wild Adventure – Summer Camp ages 6 & 7 Date: 7/7/2014 – 7/11/2014 Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Ends: 7/3/2014 11:59 PM (ET) This event is full. Now accepting wait list registrations The garden, forest, and ponds are teeming with life in summer! From tadpoles to Venus fly traps, come discover the awesome diversity of plants […]

Wild Adventure- Summer Camp (Ages 6 & 7)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 300

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wild Adventure – Summer Camp ages 6 & 7 Date: 7/7/2014 – 7/11/2014 Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Ends: 7/3/2014 11:59 PM (ET) This event is full. Now accepting wait list registrations The garden, forest, and ponds are teeming with life in summer! From tadpoles to Venus fly traps, come discover the awesome diversity of plants […]

Wednesday Workshop: Effective Paraphrasing

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Location: Writing Center, Lower Level SASB North

Cost: Free

Contact: Writing Center

Description: International students and scholars: This free workshop will help you develop strategies for including information from sources in your papers without plagiarizing.

Miss Navajo

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Location: Undergraduate Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library Diversity Committee

Description: 2-3 p.m.,  Undergraduate Library, Room 205 Please mark your calendars for this year’s film series, which focuses on Native American culture, tying in with UNC’s 2014 summer reading book The Round House, by Louise Erdrich. The second film in the series is Miss Navajo. Miss Navajo is a celebration of women and tradition in Dine (Navajo) culture explored […]

Wild Adventure- Summer Camp (Ages 6 & 7)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 300

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wild Adventure – Summer Camp ages 6 & 7 Date: 7/7/2014 – 7/11/2014 Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Ends: 7/3/2014 11:59 PM (ET) This event is full. Now accepting wait list registrations The garden, forest, and ponds are teeming with life in summer! From tadpoles to Venus fly traps, come discover the awesome diversity of plants […]

Curator’s Clinic

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free to members | $10 non-members.

Contact: Lauren Turner

Description: Every other month, the Ackland Art Museum invites members of the public to bring in a work of art for consideration by an Ackland expert. Curators may offer insight into the significance of the piece and its subject matter, as well as the techniques used by the artist and the work’s condition. Read more about […]

Tootie’s Last Suit: Southern Culture Movie Series

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Writing Center

Description: The Southern Culture Movie Series features ten documentaries about the American South. The series is designed for UNC’s international students and scholars, but the films are free and open to all. Each film will be accompanied by a short discussion and followed by refreshments. This week’s film: Tootie’s Last Suit When New Orleans’ Mardi Gras […]

Wild Adventure- Summer Camp (Ages 6 & 7)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 300

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wild Adventure – Summer Camp ages 6 & 7 Date: 7/7/2014 – 7/11/2014 Time: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Registration Ends: 7/3/2014 11:59 PM (ET) This event is full. Now accepting wait list registrations The garden, forest, and ponds are teeming with life in summer! From tadpoles to Venus fly traps, come discover the awesome diversity of plants […]

Minds and Machines in the 21st Century

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Please visit our website for cost details.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Human society is becoming increasingly intertwined with technology. From drones in the sky to microchips in the body, from digital code as art to robotic nurses, machines are here to stay. This seminar will investigate how the machine world is moving away from the industrial and into the personal—and what the implications are for us […]

Minds and Machines in the 21st Century

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Please visit our website for cost details.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Human society is becoming increasingly intertwined with technology. From drones in the sky to microchips in the body, from digital code as art to robotic nurses, machines are here to stay. This seminar will investigate how the machine world is moving away from the industrial and into the personal—and what the implications are for us […]

Drawing in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: The second Saturday of every month, Amanda Hughes (Director of External Affairs) leads participants in a creative exploration of a particular object in the Ackland’s collection. For all sessions, bring paper and dry media (crayon, pencils, etc.). All levels are welcome. Free and open to the public. No reservation necessary.

Drawing for Tweens: “Drawing, Music, and Dance”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free to members | $5 per child for non-members.

Contact: Caroline Culbert

Description: This program invites 10- to 13-year-olds to look at selected works in the Ackland’s galleries and identify techniques that the artists used to make them. Gallery teachers demonstrate and teach participants technical skills, which they can then apply to their own artistic creations. A mix of drawing from works on display and creating one’s own […]