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White Oak River Kayaking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $140

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This trip explores the ancient hardwood forests of the upper White Oak River. Your group will explore the river as it goes from brackish tidewater to freshwater. See several different ecosystems as the come together and are shaped by the natural forces of the coast. You will paddle among two thousand year old bald cypress […]

UNC Volleyball vs Syracuse

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Location: Carmichael Arena

Cost: Free attendance for all fans!

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Carmichael Arena and cheer on our Tar Heels as they take on Syracuse!

PlayMakers: VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Join PlayMakers Repertory Company in kicking off its 2014/15 Mainstage Season with a brilliant new comedy by Christopher Durang, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play – “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.” Take one part Chekhov, add a heaping portion of hilarity with a dash of misery, mix with pop culture and shake […]

Annual Jenny Elder Fitch Lecture (w/ New York Times Best Selling Author Andrea Wulf)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Andrea Wulf, New York Times Best Selling Author  Annual Jenny Elder Fitch Lecture The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession Sunday, September 28, 2:30pm • Reeves Auditorium Wulf will tell the tale of a group of 18th century naturalists who made England into a nation of gardeners initiated by Pennsylvania farmer John […]

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck, conductor and music director

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: One of the world’s great orchestras, the Pittsburgh Symphony (PSO) boasts a long and fertile history with the finest conductors and musicians and a strong commitment to Pittsburgh’s cultural landscape. Their many recordings include a Grammy-winning disc with cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and Cinema Serenade with Itzhak Perlman and John Williams performing celebrated film scores. The […]

Campus Rec Facilities Master Plan Survey OPEN

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Campus Recreation’s facilities need some updates. No more “Out of Order” signs, broken equipment, too few machines, and inadequate work out areas- Carolina deserves better. Let your voice be heard and speak up about the changes that you want to see! Students, faculty, and staff- we want YOUR opinions for the Campus Recreation Facilities Master […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $25

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Boot Camp is an hour-long high-intensity athletic workout. We utilize intense sets of exercises and drills followed by short rest periods to create a powerful fitness workout. This program is great for improving cardiovascular fitness, achieving or maintaining healthy body weight, improving body composition, increasing strength and improving athletic performance. Registration dates: 8/18/14- 9/5/14 Try […]

Leadership Effectiveness Workshop

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over three days, you will learn about your own leadership style and maximize your leadership strengths. In addition, you will learn the qualities essential to being a great leader on a professional and personal level.

Tar Heel Tabata

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: $20

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: You can do anything for 20 seconds. How about 20 seconds, times 8 times 4? Test your cardiovascular endurance and power through this new exhilarating workout that uses short work and rest intervals to maximize the impact of your workout. Tabata training is a form of High Intensity Interval Training in which you perform an […]

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck, conductor and music director

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: One of the world’s great orchestras, the Pittsburgh Symphony (PSO) boasts a long and fertile history with the finest conductors and musicians and a strong commitment to Pittsburgh’s cultural landscape. Their many recordings include a Grammy-winning disc with cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and Cinema Serenade with Itzhak Perlman and John Williams performing celebrated film scores. The […]

Campus Rec Facilities Master Plan Survey OPEN

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Campus Recreation’s facilities need some updates. No more “Out of Order” signs, broken equipment, too few machines, and inadequate work out areas- Carolina deserves better. Let your voice be heard and speak up about the changes that you want to see! Students, faculty, and staff- we want YOUR opinions for the Campus Recreation Facilities Master […]

Leadership Effectiveness Workshop

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over three days, you will learn about your own leadership style and maximize your leadership strengths. In addition, you will learn the qualities essential to being a great leader on a professional and personal level.

Deadline- Carolina Global Photography Competition

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Center for Global Initiatives

Description: Today is your last chance to submit photos to the 15th annual amateur Carolina Global Photography Competition hosted by the Center for Global Initiatives, International Student and Scholar Services, the Study Abroad Office and Global Relations. The competition, which is open to all students, faculty, alumni and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, showcases Carolina’s global activity, educational opportunities, […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $50

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This 10-session functional fitness program will challenge your muscular strength and core function with every exercise. You will participate in group workouts focused on improving strength, power, and calorie expenditure. Our exercise intensity will provide great results while the versatility of the TRX will help maintain your motivation. (Space is limited) Try Before You Buy: […]

NC TraCS Team Science Series

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: NC TraCS Institute

Description: Team science is a collaborative effort to address a scientific challenge that leverages the strengths and expertise of professionals trained in different fields. Although traditional single-investigator driven approaches are ideal for many scientific endeavors, coordinated teams of investigators with diverse skills and knowledge may be especially helpful for studies of complex social problems with multiple causes. (Team […]

From Plant to Illustration: Botanical Illustration at the North Carolina Botanical Garden

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: From Plant to Illustration: Botanical Illustration at the North Carolina Botanical Garden Patricia Savage, Professional Artist LUNCHTIME SERIES: Tuesday, September 30, 12pm–1pm • Reeves Auditorium The NCBG Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate Program teaches how to accurately depict plants in the artistic tradition of botanical illustration. Core Curriculum instructor Patricia Savage takes us from appreciation […]

Native Edible & Medicinal Trees of the NC Piedmont Workshop

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 125

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Native Edible & Medicinal Trees of the NC Piedmont Workshop Kim Calhoun, Herbalist Tuesdays: September 23, 30 & October 7, 14, 1pm–4pm North Carolina Botanical Garden, Coker Arboretum, Mason Farm, Classroom Learn traditional medicinal uses and food gifts of our native trees and how to bring them into your everyday life. We’ll explore the garden, […]

Democracy in Senegal

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Cost: Register ahead of time and pay $18.00 per program or pay only $8 if you are a member of the UNC General Alumni Association (GAA). To check your membership status or to join the GAA, please visit alumni.unc.edu or call 800.962.0742. GAA membership is open to all UNC alumni and friends. Tuition is $20.00 for everyone paying at the door.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: When we think of politics in Africa we most often think of coup d’états and dictatorships. Over the past twenty years, however, there has been a quiet transition to democracy in a number of African nations. Michael Lambert will look at how democracy has been realized in one West African nation, Senegal. He will consider the […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $50

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This 10-session functional fitness program will challenge your muscular strength and core function with every exercise. You will participate in group workouts focused on improving strength, power, and calorie expenditure. Our exercise intensity will provide great results while the versatility of the TRX will help maintain your motivation. (Space is limited) Try Before You Buy: […]

APPLES Alternative Winter Break informational open house

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union

Cost: $0

Contact: Christina Galardi

Description: Have questions about the APPLES alternative winter breaks? Join us for a casual informational open house 6 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30 in the APPLES office in Frank Porter Graham Student Union, suite 3514. Stop by to meet co-chairs and break leaders, learn more about AWB program focus areas and ask questions about the application and […]

Philosophy in 15 Minutes

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Location: Gerrard Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Kate Fanfari

Description: Ever wonder what philosophy is all about? Join us for an evening of food and drink, and fifteen minutes of philosophy with presentations by Professors Simon Blackburn, Matthew Kotzen, and L.A. Paul. This event is open to all undergraduates!

The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature: “Melvin and Jean: An American Story” and “Jazz Mama”

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature Melvin and Jean: An American Story [Dir: Maia Wechsler/Documentary/USA /English/60 min./2012] Melvin and Jean: An American Story is a poignant tale of two people, the radical 60’s, crime in the name of a cause, and second chances. As a young couple in 1972, the McNairs […]

American Civil War Series: Prisoners of War

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Location: Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Cost: varies

Description: Prisoner of War Camps George Watts Hill Alumni Center’s Royall Room Tuesday, Sept. 30 | 7-9 p.m. Tuition: $30; GAA members pay $25 Register online. Or mail in your Fall 2014 Registration Form Questions? Call South Moore at 919-843-0790. As we have often been reminded, the world of prisoners and POW camps give rise to great personal […]

Ackland Film Forum: “La Jetée” (Marker) & “Images of World and Inscriptions of War” (Farocki)

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: DOUBLE FEATUREChris Marker’s futuristic short film La Jetée creates a post-nuclear world almost entirely out of still photographs. Images of the World and the Inscriptions of War is a documentary by late filmmaker Harun Farocki that explores why it took decades to see Auschwitz within the aerial footage of the area photographed by Allies during […]

PlayMakers: VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Join PlayMakers Repertory Company in kicking off its 2014/15 Mainstage Season with a brilliant new comedy by Christopher Durang, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play – “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.” Take one part Chekhov, add a heaping portion of hilarity with a dash of misery, mix with pop culture and shake […]

Campus Rec Facilities Master Plan Survey OPEN

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Campus Recreation’s facilities need some updates. No more “Out of Order” signs, broken equipment, too few machines, and inadequate work out areas- Carolina deserves better. Let your voice be heard and speak up about the changes that you want to see! Students, faculty, and staff- we want YOUR opinions for the Campus Recreation Facilities Master […]

Leadership Effectiveness Workshop

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over three days, you will learn about your own leadership style and maximize your leadership strengths. In addition, you will learn the qualities essential to being a great leader on a professional and personal level.

UNC’s Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program Open House

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: NC TraCS Institute

Description: DATE: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 TIME: 10 AM-5 PM (Reception at 4 PM) LOCATION: Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, 2nd Floor [Get directions or see us on a map.] RSVP HERE (Not required.) Join us on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 any time between 10:00am and 5:00pm at the NC TraCS Open House! You can find us above the Beach Café in […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $25

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Boot Camp is an hour-long high-intensity athletic workout. We utilize intense sets of exercises and drills followed by short rest periods to create a powerful fitness workout. This program is great for improving cardiovascular fitness, achieving or maintaining healthy body weight, improving body composition, increasing strength and improving athletic performance. Registration dates: 8/18/14- 9/5/14 Try […]

Student Alumni Association T-shirt Day

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free fir SAA members

Description: SAA T-shirt Day Wednesday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Davis Library Courtyard Show your SAA pride by wearing your member T-shirt on Wednesday, Oct. 1. We’ll have free popcorn with custom seasoning, soda and SAA cups from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in front of Davis Library. Members must wear the 2014-15 SAA […]

Tar Heel Tabata

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: $20

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: You can do anything for 20 seconds. How about 20 seconds, times 8 times 4? Test your cardiovascular endurance and power through this new exhilarating workout that uses short work and rest intervals to maximize the impact of your workout. Tabata training is a form of High Intensity Interval Training in which you perform an […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $25

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Boot Camp is an hour-long high-intensity athletic workout. We utilize intense sets of exercises and drills followed by short rest periods to create a powerful fitness workout. This program is great for improving cardiovascular fitness, achieving or maintaining healthy body weight, improving body composition, increasing strength and improving athletic performance. Registration dates: 8/18/14- 9/5/14 Try […]

Music on the Porch: Lonnie Holley

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: Please join us on the porch to appreciate a multimodal artist who defies all genres and categories. During his week-long visit to UNC-Chapel Hill in late September and early October, Lonnie Holley will visit classes in Art, Folklore, and American Studies, create new sculptures with found and recycled materials, engage in public conversations, and give […]

Ballard Everett: Race, Innocence & End of Death Penalty Speaker Series

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Location: Hamilton Hall

Contact: Frank Baumgartner

Description: Ballard Everett is NC coordinator for Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty and a consultant in Raleigh. The UNC Political Science Department is pleased to host the distinguished speakers series listed below.  These events are available at no charge to the public and are made available through the Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professorship.  The speakers […]

International Student and Post-Doc Healthy Hour at Campus Health Services

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Location: Campus Health Services

Contact: Campus Health Services

Description: Weds, Oct 1st  from 6pm-8pm in James A. Taylor Student Health building Join us for free food and refreshments while you gather the information you need to stay healthy while at UNC. Take a tour of Campus Health Services. Interact with medical providers. Learn how U.S. health insurance works. Have your healthcare questions answered. RSVP […]

Pre-trip meeting for Hanging Rock Hiking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $35

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: The sheer cliffs, cascading waterfalls, and quiet forested coves of Hanging Rock State Park allow for a complete mountain hiking experience within easy driving distance of Chapel Hill. You and your group will pick a hiking route and spend the day exploring the lofty ridges of these ancient mountains in search of the perfect picnic […]

Pre-trip meeting for Hyco River Kayaking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $40

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: New for 2014! Explore the many islands and flat water routes or continue downstream to the confluence of the Dan and Roanoke Rivers. We call this area the Four Rivers Water trails because of the close proximity of convergence of the Banister, the Hyco, the Dan and the Roanoke Rivers. Lots of options for various […]

PlayMakers: VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Join PlayMakers Repertory Company in kicking off its 2014/15 Mainstage Season with a brilliant new comedy by Christopher Durang, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play – “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.” Take one part Chekhov, add a heaping portion of hilarity with a dash of misery, mix with pop culture and shake […]

A 24-Hour History of Popular Music – 1910s – Taylor Mac

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: The incomparable theater artist Taylor Mac returns to Chapel Hill following his PlayMakers appearance as Cabaret’s emcee. Beloved for his beauty, disarming vulnerability and soaring spirit, his award-winning performances provoke and embrace his diverse audiences. This world premiere performance, commissioned by Carolina Performing Arts, showcases both music from and inspired by the 1910s, as well […]

Campus Rec Facilities Master Plan Survey OPEN

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Campus Recreation’s facilities need some updates. No more “Out of Order” signs, broken equipment, too few machines, and inadequate work out areas- Carolina deserves better. Let your voice be heard and speak up about the changes that you want to see! Students, faculty, and staff- we want YOUR opinions for the Campus Recreation Facilities Master […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $50

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This 10-session functional fitness program will challenge your muscular strength and core function with every exercise. You will participate in group workouts focused on improving strength, power, and calorie expenditure. Our exercise intensity will provide great results while the versatility of the TRX will help maintain your motivation. (Space is limited) Try Before You Buy: […]

HHM Top of Lenoir Dinner

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Location: Top of Lenoir

Contact: Carolina Latina/o Collaborative

Description: Hispanic Heritage Month brings its annual dinner to the Top of Lenoir once more! Join us for food and a celebration for Hispanic culture and flavors!

Lambeth Lecture: Norman Ornstein, political commentator

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Location: Gerrard Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Department of Public Policy

Description: Norman Ornstein will deliver the Thomas Willis Lambeth Distinguished Lecture in Public Policy. He is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and a long-time observer and scholar of Congress and politics who writes the weekly “Washington Inside Out” column for National Journal and The Atlantic. For thirty years, he was an election eve […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: $50

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This 10-session functional fitness program will challenge your muscular strength and core function with every exercise. You will participate in group workouts focused on improving strength, power, and calorie expenditure. Our exercise intensity will provide great results while the versatility of the TRX will help maintain your motivation. (Space is limited) Try Before You Buy: […]

Southern Culture Movie Series: Soul Food Junkies

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Writing Center

Description: The Southern Culture Movie Series features 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. Discussions of the films are facilitated by faculty members, filmmakers and other experts. Soul Food Junkies Food traditions are hard to change,‭ ‬especially when they’re passed […]

The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film Screening: “The Reconstruction of Asa Carter”

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film The Reconstruction of Asa Carter Dir: Douglas Newman /Documentary/USA /English/58 min./2013 Forrest Carter was best known for his autobiography, The Education of Little Tree. A memoir about his life as a Cherokee orphan in the Tennessee hills, the book was embraced by critics as a seminal work […]

PlayMakers: VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Join PlayMakers Repertory Company in kicking off its 2014/15 Mainstage Season with a brilliant new comedy by Christopher Durang, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play – “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.” Take one part Chekhov, add a heaping portion of hilarity with a dash of misery, mix with pop culture and shake […]

A 24-Hour History of Popular Music – 1910s – Taylor Mac

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: The incomparable theater artist Taylor Mac returns to Chapel Hill following his PlayMakers appearance as Cabaret’s emcee. Beloved for his beauty, disarming vulnerability and soaring spirit, his award-winning performances provoke and embrace his diverse audiences. This world premiere performance, commissioned by Carolina Performing Arts, showcases both music from and inspired by the 1910s, as well […]

Campus Rec Facilities Master Plan Survey OPEN

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Campus Recreation’s facilities need some updates. No more “Out of Order” signs, broken equipment, too few machines, and inadequate work out areas- Carolina deserves better. Let your voice be heard and speak up about the changes that you want to see! Students, faculty, and staff- we want YOUR opinions for the Campus Recreation Facilities Master […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10:30 a.m. Information Session & Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Description: You’re looking for a university, and a community, that fits you. Your needs, passions, dreams and goals. And while we could go on and on about all the opportunities that await you here, there’s really only one way to be sure Carolina’s right for you: visit our campus in person. So go ahead, schedule your […]

Michael Jordan Biography – Author Event with Roland Lazenby

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Location: Bulls Head Bookshop

Contact: Kyle McKay

Description: Roland Lazenby will be at Bull’s Head Bookshop at UNC on Friday, October 3rd at 12pm to read from and sign copies of his new biography Michael Jordan: The Life. “It’s not every day that I’m blown away by a book about a sports figure. But Michael Jordan: The Life, by Roland Lazenby, ranks up […]

Southern Research Circle poster session

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: Stop by the Love House & Hutchins Forum to learn about twelve summer research projects funded by the Center for the Study of the American South. Our Southern Research Circle — graduate students in History, Anthropology, English & Comparative Literature, American Studies, City & Regional Planning, Environment & Ecology, Statistics & Operational Research, and the […]

UNC Jazz Combos with Dave Pietro, saxophone

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Jazz Combos are joined by Jamey Aebersold Visiting Jazz Artist Dave Pietro (alto saxophone) for another installment of the Fred and Gail Fearing Jazz for a Friday Afternoon series. Pietro has toured/recorded with such bands of Woody Herman, Maynard Ferguson, and The Village Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, as well as performed with artists such […]

UNC Women’s Soccer vs Virginia Tech

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $5 (free for UNC students, faculty and staff)

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: UNC students, faculty and staff can gain FREE access to all regular season, home women’s soccer matches by displaying their UNC One Card at the gate. UNC Faculty & Staff may also bring immediate family members to the match at no charge. Admittance is based on availability. UNC One Cards are not valid for post-season ACC and […]

UNC Men’s Soccer vs Clemson

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $5 (free for UNC students, faculty and staff)

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: UNC students, faculty and staff can gain FREE access to all regular season, home women’s soccer matches by displaying their UNC One Card at the gate. UNC Faculty & Staff may also bring immediate family members to the match at no charge. Admittance is based on availability. UNC One Cards are not valid for post-season ACC and […]

PlayMakers: VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Join PlayMakers Repertory Company in kicking off its 2014/15 Mainstage Season with a brilliant new comedy by Christopher Durang, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play – “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.” Take one part Chekhov, add a heaping portion of hilarity with a dash of misery, mix with pop culture and shake […]

Long Story Shorts One Act Festival

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Contact: Dana Coen

Description: The UNC Writing for the Screen and Stage Program presents the fourth annual Long Story Shorts One Act Play Festival on Friday, October 3rd and Saturday, October 4th at 8PM in the Swain Hall, Studio Six black box theatre. Eight short plays written by members of the WSS Minor’s graduating class will be presented as […]

Hanging Rock Hiking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $35

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: The sheer cliffs, cascading waterfalls, and quiet forested coves of Hanging Rock State Park allow for a complete mountain hiking experience within easy driving distance of Chapel Hill. You and your group will pick a hiking route and spend the day exploring the lofty ridges of these ancient mountains in search of the perfect picnic […]

UNC Football vs Virginia Tech (Military Appreciation Day)

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $60 (free for UNC students)

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out and show your support for our troops and our Tar Heels as they take on Virginia Tech for Military Appreciation Day! Go Heels Go America! UNC students can gain FREE access to all regular season football games by displaying their UNC One Card at gate 5 of Kenan Memorial Stadium. Admittance is based on availability. UNC One Cards […]

Encounter Art Tour: “The Hunt”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Held on the first Saturday of the month, Encounter Art Tours enable visitors to gain a deeper understanding of selected works in the Museum’s permanent collection. This month, Ackland Student Guide Lea Efird leads visitors through the galleries in an exploration of images of “the hunt” in art. Meet in the Ackland lobby. Free and […]

Jazz Workshop with Dave Pietro, alto saxophone

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Music Department

Description: Jamey Aebersold Visiting Jazz Artist Dave Pietro (alto saxophone) presents a workshop for UNC Jazz Studies students. Pietro has toured/recorded with such bands of Woody Herman, Maynard Ferguson, and The Village Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, as well as performed with artists such as Ray Charles, Rosemary Clooney, and Harry Connick, Jr. Free and open to the […]

An Evening with Junot Díaz

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Location: Memorial Hall

Cost: $3 - UNC and $8 -general

Contact: Carolina Latina/o Collaborative, the Campus Y, and the Program in Latina/o Studies.

Description: Junot Díaz, best known for his novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao and short story collection Drown, is scheduled to speak on Saturday, October 4th at 7:30pm in Memorial Hall for Hispanic Heritage Month. Following the book reading and discussion, there will be a book signing and light reception in the Queen Anne […]

Long Story Shorts One Act Festival

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Contact: Dana Coen

Description: The UNC Writing for the Screen and Stage Program presents the fourth annual Long Story Shorts One Act Play Festival on Friday, October 3rd and Saturday, October 4th at 8PM in the Swain Hall, Studio Six black box theatre. Eight short plays written by members of the WSS Minor’s graduating class will be presented as […]

UNC Jazz Band with Dave Pietro, saxophone

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Cost: 10

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Jazz Band is joined by Jamey Aebersold Visiting Jazz Artist Dave Pietro (alto saxophone) as part of the Department’s Scholarship Benefit Series. Pietro has toured/recorded with such bands of Woody Herman, Maynard Ferguson, and The Village Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, as well as performed with artists such as Ray Charles, Rosemary Clooney, and Harry […]