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Mount Mitchell Backpacking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $140

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: At 6684’ the Spruce-Fir forested slopes of Mount Mitchell are the highest you’ll find east of the Mississippi River. We climb this mountain from the base at around 1800’, in order to squeeze all the adventure we can out of it! Pre-trip meeting: 10/22 at 7 pm Activity level: Strenuous Fee: $140

Nature Notes Workshop

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 400

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Nature Notes Workshop Robert Johnson, Nature Artist, and Ken Moore, Botanist and Assistant Director, Emeritus, NCBG Thursday, October, 23, 7pm–9pm Friday, October 24, 9am–4:30pm Saturday, October 25, 9am–4:30pm Sunday, October 26, 9am–4:30pm • Growing Classroom This intensive four-day workshop provides simple methods for making visual notes while exploring nature. Students take field excursions to sketch […]

48th Annual Chapel Hill Colloquium in Philosophy

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Location: Murphey Hall

Cost: 150

Contact: Kate Fanfari

Description: Papers will be given by Lori Gruen (Wesleyan University), Jessica Moss (New York University), Anna-Sara Malmgren (Stanford University), Christopher Hitchcock (California Institute of Technology) and Sam Scheffler (New York University). The Colloquium will run from the evening of Friday, October 24 through Sunday afternoon, October 26, with dinner receptions on Friday and Saturday nights and […]

UNC Women’s Soccer vs Miami

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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 Field Hockey vs Pacific

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Location: Henry Stadium

Cost: Free attendance for all fans!

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Henry Stadium and cheer on your Tar Heels as they take on Pacific in their final regular season home game!

Art and Literature in the Galleries: “Eight Girls Taking Pictures”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members, valid UNC OneCard holders, and high school students with ID. $5 for all others.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Read along with the Ackland this fall as we discover Whitney Otto’s Eight Girls Taking Pictures and the many connections between it and our exhibition PhotoVision: Selections from a Decade of Collecting. Join us on Sunday, October 26, for an introduction by Chief Curator Peter Nisbet, followed by a lively book discussion led by Kimberly […]

The Literary Bartram

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 15

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: The Literary Bartram Phillip Williams, Author, Poet and Jeffery Beam, Poet Sunday, October 26, 2:30pm–4pm • Reeves Auditorium William Bartram’s “Travels” published in 1791 has served as a fount of imagination for many drawn to his lush descriptions of the American South and pioneering observations of its native people. Two noted southern poets will show […]

Catholic Political Economy and the Origins of Christian Democracy

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Location: Hyde Hall

Contact: Derek Holmgren

Description: The North Carolina German Studies Seminar Series invites you to attend… CATHOLIC POLITICAL ECONOMY AND THE ORIGINS OF CHRISTIAN DEMOCRACY Christian Democracy was probably the most successful political movement in twentieth-century Germany, as it was in many other places. Despite its importance, historians have paid comparatively little attention to the movement. Most historians view the […]

UNC Etude Festival: Faculty Recital

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC music faculty present a collaborative recital of etude literature as part of the UNC Etude Festival. Running October 26–November 2, the festival explores the etude as a musical genre, from its origins in the technical and musical study pieces of the nineteenth century through its contemporary use as a vehicle for compositional exploration. Free […]

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: BOOT CAMP 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. Cost: $30 (10 […]

Business and Human Resources

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 5750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of five days, you will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make you a successful, strategic business partner and highly effective with the other leaders in your organization.  This program has been approved for 28.75 (Specified – Business Management and Strategy) recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification […]

Yoga in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others (payments should be made at the door by cash or check).

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful setting of the Ackland! An 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. Wear comfortable […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others (payments should be made at the door by cash or check).

Contact: Allison Portnow

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 […]

Enhancing Professional Development with Diversity Training: Opening Doors, Racial Equity, and Safe Zone Workshops

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: University Library Diversity Programming and Education Committee

Description: Please join us for an introduction (or refresher) about the following diversity training opportunities: the School of Medicine’s Opening Doors workshop, the Racial Equity Institute’s Racial Equity workshop, and the LGBTQ Center’s Safe Zone training. Co-sponsored by the University Library Diversity Programming and Education Committee and the Librarians’ Association at the University of North Carolina […]

Women on Weights

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: WOMEN ON WEIGHTS This 8-session workout is focused on instructional methods for using a barbell and will challenge your body in new ways. This group workout will consist of safety, proper form and technique instruction, as well as a challenging total body workout. This class is focused on increasing muscular strength and endurance while educating […]

Tar Heel Tabata

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: 25

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TAR HEEL TABATA 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 […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: BOOT CAMP 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. Cost: $30 (10 […]

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

Business and Human Resources

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 5750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of five days, you will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make you a successful, strategic business partner and highly effective with the other leaders in your organization.  This program has been approved for 28.75 (Specified – Business Management and Strategy) recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

Tell About the South: Frank Baumgartner

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: Please join us at CSAS for a lunchtime discussion with Frank R. Baumgartner, the Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professor of Political Science at UNC-Chapel Hill.  Baumgartner is co-author of The Decline of the Death Penalty and the Discovery of Innocence, and since coming to Carolina he has researched the death penalty’s demise nationally as well […]

Interviewing for Academic Positions (Graduate Students)

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Location: Graduate Student Center

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Learn what to expect if you a chosen to interview for a faculty position, how you can prepare for phone or Skype interviews, and what happens during the on-campus interview.  Participants will have a chance to practice and get tips navigating the interview process successfully.

Reading by Lizzie Stark – Pandora’s DNA: Tracing Breast Cancer Gene through History, Science & One Family Tree

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Location: Bulls Head Bookshop

Cost: Free

Contact: Kyle McKay

Description: Lizzie Stark will be at Bull’s Head Bookshop in UNC Student Stores on Tuesday, October 28th at 3:30pm to share from her new book Pandora’s DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science, and One Family Tree.Would you cut out your healthy breasts and ovaries if you thought it might save your life? That’s […]

THE U.S. IN WORLD AFFAIRS: The Cold War & Beyond

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Location: Hamilton Hall

Contact: Klaus Larres

Description: A lecture series with eminent scholars organized by the Richard M Krasno Distinguished Professorship at UNC Chapel Hill in cooperation with the Curriculum in Peace, War, and Defense (PWAD), the Department of History, the UNC Center for European Studies, the College of Arts and Sciences, the UNC Institute for the Arts and Humanities, UNC Global, […]

H.W. Odum Institute’s 90th Anniversary

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Location: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room

Description: June 30th, 2014 marked the 90th Anniversary for the Howard W. Odum Institute for Research in Social Science. The Institute will hold a 90th Anniversary Celebration on October 28, 2014 in the Wilson Library Pleasants Family Assembly Room from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. featuring Alan Murray, the former President of Pew Research Center and current […]

Start-Up Meet-Up

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Location: 1789 Venture Lab

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Interested in entrepreneurship? Have an idea you think others can benefit from? Thinking about starting your own business? Want to work in an innovative, creative, and emerging environment? Hear from a panel of local entrepreneurs pursuing their dreams. They will share advice, resources, and real-life stories about careers in a start-up. Following the panel discussion, […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

Hanes Visiting Artist Lecture: Chitra Ganesh

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Cary Levine

Description: Chitra Ganesh was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, where she currently lives and works. Buried narratives and marginal figures typically excluded from official canons of history, literature, and art inspire her drawing, installation, text-based work, and collaborations.

UNC Men’s Soccer vs Georgia Southern

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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 […]

The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature presents: “Concerning Violence: Nine Scenes from the Anti-Imperialist Self-Defense” and “Agizo Ya Lumumba”

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Location: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature Concerning Violence: Nine Scenes from the Anti-Imperialist Self-Defense Dir: Göran Hugo Olsson / Feature / Sweden, USA, Denmark, Finland / English subtitles / 85 min. / 2014 Based on Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth narrated by Lauryn Hill with Preface by Gayatri Chakravorty […]

UNC Etude Festival: Student Recital

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC music students present a recital of etude literature as part of the UNC Etude Festival. Running October 26–November 2, the festival explores the etude as a musical genre, from its origins in the technical and musical study pieces of the nineteenth century through its contemporary use as a vehicle for compositional exploration. Free and […]

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

Business and Human Resources

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 5750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of five days, you will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make you a successful, strategic business partner and highly effective with the other leaders in your organization.  This program has been approved for 28.75 (Specified – Business Management and Strategy) recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: BOOT CAMP 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. Cost: $30 (10 […]

Where Did All The Tenants Go? Deconstructing Charlotte’s Public Housing Relocation Project

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Location: Hickerson House

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for Urban and Regional Studies

Description: Dr. Michael Webb will discuss his research on public housing tenants relocated as part of a HOPE VI redevelopment project in Charlotte, NC. From 1992-2010, more than 250 HOPE VI grants were used to demolish distressed public housing complexes and rebuild them as mixed-income developments across the U.S. Dr. Webb will highlight the demographic and […]

Women on Weights

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: WOMEN ON WEIGHTS This 8-session workout is focused on instructional methods for using a barbell and will challenge your body in new ways. This group workout will consist of safety, proper form and technique instruction, as well as a challenging total body workout. This class is focused on increasing muscular strength and endurance while educating […]

UNC Etude Festival: Wednesday at Four Student Recital

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC music students present a recital of etude literature as part of the UNC Etude Festival. Running October 26–November 2, the festival explores the etude as a musical genre, from its origins in the technical and musical study pieces of the nineteenth century through its contemporary use as a vehicle for compositional exploration. Free and […]

Debt and Taxes

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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: Michael K. Salemi, Professor of Economics, Emeritus Data show that the U.S. national debt has risen substantially in recent years. Most economists agree that growth in government debt should be curtailed and that eventual debt reduction is a good idea. But how urgent is the problem of government debt? This lecture will consider U.S. public […]

Tar Heel Tabata

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: 25

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TAR HEEL TABATA 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 […]

Boot Camp

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 30

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: BOOT CAMP 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. Cost: $30 (10 […]

Ken Rose: Race, Innocence and the End of the Death Penalty Speaker Series

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Location: Hamilton Hall

Contact: Frank Baumgartner

Description: Ken Rose is an attorney for the CDPL in Durham.  He has represented capital defendants in Georgia, Mississippi, and in North Carolina since 1981.  Most recently, he represented Henry McCollum who was exonerated in September 2014 after 31 years on North Carolina’s death row.   The UNC Political Science Department is pleased to host the […]

Pre-trip meeting for Cape Fear Kayaking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $40

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: New for 2014! Known as “Sapona” by the Native Carolinians, the upper Cape Fear is steeped in history, myth and legend. Mermaids are said to have swum from the coast to wash the salty water from their hair in the river. Italian explorer Verrazano, backed by the French government to find a westward passage to […]

Pre-trip meeting for Pilot Mountain Rock Climbing expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $50

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: The 60’ quartzite cliffs of Pilot Mountain provide the perfect introduction to outdoor top-rope climbing. Your team will learn knots, belaying, climbing technique and safety management. This climbing expedition always provides plenty of challenge and creates lasting friendships! Expedition date: 11/2 Activity level: Easy Fee: $50

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

Business and Human Resources

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 5750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of five days, you will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make you a successful, strategic business partner and highly effective with the other leaders in your organization.  This program has been approved for 28.75 (Specified – Business Management and Strategy) recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

Stalwarts of the Southern Garden: William Bartram and the Oakleaf Hydrangea

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Stalwarts of the Southern Garden: William Bartram and the Oakleaf Hydrangea Dorinda G. Dallmeyer, Director, Environmental Ethics Certificate Program, UGA, President, Bartram Trail Conference LUNCHTIME SERIES: Thursday, October 30, 12pm–1pm • Reeves Auditorium “Bartram’s Travels” transcended scientific boundaries and deeply influenced Coleridge, Wordsworth, and other Romantic poets. William Bartram became the first person to collect, […]

Hanes Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Photographer/Publisher Panel Discussion

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Cary Levine

Description: Most photographers today have “gone digital”. Their cameras are digital, they digitally edit their work, and they sell their photographs online through their own websites. Yet, the printed photobook market is experiencing a resurgence, and collecting photobooks has never been hotter. Spurred by the convenience and relative low cost of print-on-demand and digital edition opportunities, it has become increasingly popular for photographers to self-publish books. Additionally, many new indie publishers and photography bookstores, both online and brick-and-mortar, have emerged in recent years. It has become common for photographers to self-fund their book projects, sometimes with the aid of crowdsourcing.

Photographer/Publisher: A panel discussion of the indie photobook boom

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: 5:00 p.m.  Photobook viewing, Sloane Art Library 6:15 p.m.  Program, Ackland Art Museum Larissa Leclair, Taj Forer, and Paul Soulellis will discuss the opportunities and economics of photobook publishing, offer advice for artists considering self-publishing or working with a publisher, and guide collectors where to look for the best new photobooks on the market today.

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

CLEAR Presents Christine Klein, Author of “Mississippi River Tragedies: A Century of Unnatural Disaster”

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Location: Van Hecke-Wettach Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for Law, Environment, Adaptation and Resources (CLEAR)

Description: Hosted by the UNC Center for Law, Environment, Adaptation and Resources (CLEAR), Professor Christine Klein, Chesterfield Smith Professor of Law at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, will be discussing her new book Mississippi River Tragedies: A Century of Unnatural Disaster. American engineers have done astounding things to bend the Mississippi River to their […]

What’s the Big Idea? Forests, Green Infrastructure, and the Sustainable City

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $10

Contact: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Description: Forests, Green Infrastructure, and the Sustainable City The management of water is among the most important attributes of urbanization. Provision of sufficient quantities and quality of freshwater, treatment and disposal of wastewater, and flood protection are critical for urban sustainability. Over the last century, two major shifts in urban water management paradigms have occurred, the […]

The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature: “Something Necessary” and “Sweet, Sweet Country”

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Location: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Double Feature Something Necessary Dir:Judy Kibinge /Feature/Kenya/Swahili with English subtitles /85 min./2013 After the unrest surrounding the 2007 elections in Kenya, Anne (Susan Wanjiru) awakens in a hospital bed to discover her young son in a coma, her husband dead at the hands of marauding thugs, and […]

Film Screening: “Shadow in Baghdad” with Duki Dror

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Carolina Center for Jewish Studies

Description: Public screening and discussion of the film “Shadow in Baghdad.” A missing father, a lost community, and the journey to trace their disappearance across the contours of a shifting Middle East. Short Synopsis: A thrilling cinematic journey from Israel to Baghdad in search of a missing father and a lost community. A young journalist from […]

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

Business and Human Resources

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 5750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of five days, you will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make you a successful, strategic business partner and highly effective with the other leaders in your organization.  This program has been approved for 28.75 (Specified – Business Management and Strategy) recertification credit hours towards PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

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 […]

Faculty Council

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Location: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room

Contact: Kathryn Turner

Description: Members of the faculty are invited to attend the monthly Faculty Council meeting. This meeting will take place on October 31, 2014 from 3-5 p.m. in the Pleasants Room at Wilson Library. Council members are invited to come early to mingle and enjoy light refreshments.

UNC Volleyball vs Miami

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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 your Tar Heels as they take on Miami!

TRX Fusion Specialty Series Registration OPEN

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 5

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX FUSION SPECIALTY SERIES Love training with the TRX, but don’t have the time to sign up for a specialty fitness class? We will be offering three TRX classes this semester outside of our specialty fitness class series. ALL of the proceeds go to student leaders in Campus Recreation. These leaders are a part of […]

Jingle Bell Jog Registration OPEN

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: FREE

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Jingle Bell Jog Jingle Bell Jog is a 2.7 mile fun run or a 1.5 mile walk open to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and staff. In previous years, over 500 participants have completed the Jingle Bell Jog individually or as part of a departmental team. The event promotes physical activity, health and well-being, and it […]

TRX Suspension Training

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Location: Ram’s Head Recreation Center

Cost: 55

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: TRX Suspension Training 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) Cost: […]

Cape Fear River Kayaking expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $40

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: New for 2014! Known as “Sapona” by the Native Carolinians, the upper Cape Fear is steeped in history, myth and legend. Mermaids are said to have swum from the coast to wash the salty water from their hair in the river. Italian explorer Verrazano, backed by the French government to find a westward passage to […]

Encounter Art Tour: “Different Relationships between Women and Men in Art”

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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 Samantha Busch leads visitors through the galleries in an exploration of images revealing different cultures’ conceptions of the afterlife. Meet in the Ackland lobby. […]

UNC Men’s Soccer vs Virginia

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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: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers presents Theatre’s First ‘Fairy Tale’ – A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. The Bard’s lyrical comedy weaves together a trio of stories set in a magical wood. During the course of a moonlit evening, four young lovers escape to the forest on a fantastic adventure, changing them forever. Presented in rotating repertory with […]

Guest Artist Recital: Premiere of Leslie Adams Piano Etudes, Part One

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Etude Festival and the William S. Newman Artists Series present the world premiere performance of African-American composer Leslie Adams’ complete Piano Etudes, which blend a neo-romantic classical style with influences from popular and jazz traditions. The first of installment of this two-part event features guest artist Maria Corley (piano). Individual tickets ($15 general […]