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Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

Composition

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Patricia Savage, Artist Sundays, January 8, 15, 22, 29; 1:15-4:45 p.m. • $150 ($135 Members)   Students learn how to make visual choices and determine how parts of a plant are arranged on the page to balance botanical accuracy and artistic sensitivity.  

PlayMakers: De Profundis

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Location: Kenan Theater, Playmakers Repertory Company

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Experience a wild theatrical ride fueled by Oscar Wilde’s incendiary letter! This work in development explores Wilde’s infamous account of lost love and betrayal so beautifully expressed in his “letter from Reading Gaol,” taking us into his journey of transformation from the depths of despair to transcendent heights of forgiveness and understanding. “The truth is […]

University Community MLK Banquet

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Description: Senator Valerie Foushee will be the keynote at the University Community MLK Banquet. Prior to becoming a North Carolina State Senator in 2013, Foushee was a member of the NC House of Representatives, chaired both the Board of Commissioners in Orange County and Board of Education for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro School system, and served in […]

PlayMakers: De Profundis

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Location: Kenan Theater, Playmakers Repertory Company

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Experience a wild theatrical ride fueled by Oscar Wilde’s incendiary letter! This work in development explores Wilde’s infamous account of lost love and betrayal so beautifully expressed in his “letter from Reading Gaol,” taking us into his journey of transformation from the depths of despair to transcendent heights of forgiveness and understanding. “The truth is […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

MLK 5K Day of Service

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Location: Old Well

Description: The MLK 5K Day of Service (The Time is Now: Keeping the Faith) will start promptly at 7:30 a.m. at the Old Well on Cameron Avenue (on-site registration is at 6:30 a.m. at the Campus Y, across the street). In keeping with Dr. King’s bridge-building work, all funds raised will be donated to the Faith […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

He Was a Poem, He Was a Song

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center

Cost: Free

Description:  A tribute to the legacy of Dr. King in verse and song, featuring local choirs, including the Hillside High School Choir from Durham, NC. The program will also include poetry and spoken word performances. This event is part of UNC at Chapel Hill’s annual MLK week celebration. This event is FREE and Open to the […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

John and June Allcott Gallery: Vaughn Bell, This Land Is Your Land

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Mario Marzan

Description: Vaughn Bell creates public artworks, participatory projects and immersive environments that reflect on the paradoxes and possibilities of our relationship to our environment. She also teaches and consults on topics related to public and environmental art. Her work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

Public Speaking & Leadership: Bell Tower Toastmasters Club

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

Description: Weekly club meetings give you a comfortable environment to practice public speaking and leadership skills. Guests are always welcome and the club is open to all, both university and community members. We work with people who join the club to practice professional presentations, interviews, dissertation proposals and defenses, community talks, and other speaking situations. Dues […]

Beginning Drawing

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Kathy Schermer-Gramm, Artist Tuesdays, January 10, 17, 24, 31; 1–4:30 p.m. • $150 ($135 Members)   In this entry course for the Certificate in Botanical Illustration, students learn the fundamentals of illustration through contour drawing, negative space, perspective and tone.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

UNC Injury Prevention Research Center to screen Newtown, a film by Kim A. Snyder.

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Location: Michael Hooker Research Center

Cost: FREE

Description: Tuesday, January 17th 5:00 – 7:00 PM Blue Cross Blue Shield Auditorium,   Michael Hooker Research Center Light snacks will be provided for the screening. Parking for the event will be available in the McCauley Parking Deck. What Remains after all is lost? Twenty months after the horrific mass shooting in Newtown, CT that took the lives […]

The MLK Lecture and Awards Ceremony with Soledad O’Brien

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Location: Graham Memorial Hall

Description: The MLK Lecture and Awards Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 7:30 p.m., at Memorial Hall.  Recipients of the University’s MLK Scholarship and Unsung Hero Awards will be recognized and the keynote address will be delivered by award winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor and producer Soledad O’Brien. In 2013, O’Brien launched Starfish […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

John and June Allcott Gallery: Vaughn Bell, This Land Is Your Land

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Mario Marzan

Description: Vaughn Bell creates public artworks, participatory projects and immersive environments that reflect on the paradoxes and possibilities of our relationship to our environment. She also teaches and consults on topics related to public and environmental art. Her work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

Coastal Resilience Center Speakers Series: Dr. Daniel Aldrich – “Social Capital and Disaster Recovery”

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Location: New East

Cost: Free

Contact: Coastal Resilience Center

Description: Dr. Daniel Aldrich, Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Urban Affairs; Director, Masters Program in Security and Resilience – “Social Capital and Disaster Recovery” Dr. Daniel Aldrich is a professor of political science and Director of the Security and Resilience Studies Program at Northeastern University. His research focuses on post-disaster recovery, countering violent extremism, the […]

Winter Flora

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Ken Moore, NCBG Asst. Dir. Emeritus Wednesdays, January 18, 25, February 1, 8; 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. • $135 ($122 Members)   Field trips and exercises provide experience in the use of identification keys and recognition of plants in their winter condition in natural settings. Enjoy discovering that many trees and shrubs are easily recognized […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

BYOL- LinkedIn Lab

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful tool for students. However, surveys show that most students are not using it! Don’t be one of those people. Bring your laptop to this session, where you will first learn the ins-and-outs of the system, and then set up your profile.

Free UNC Paralegal Certificate Information Session

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: Free

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Free UNC Paralegal Certificate Information Session When: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 6-7:30 p.m. Where? The Friday Center for Continuing Education Attend a free information session at the Friday Center, where you can learn more about the UNC Paralegal Certificate Classroom Program, meet the lead instructor, ask questions, and discover exciting career options as a paralegal. If […]

Humanities Happy Hour: Protest Music

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology, Michael Figueroa at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on January 18 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Figueroa will discuss protest music, which we may be seeing more of during the next four years. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. […]

PlayMakers: INTIMATE APPAREL/Vision Series

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Esther sews elegant intimates for high society and fallen women alike, fashioning an independent path in her search for love and respect. INTIMATE APPAREL, by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, is a compelling look at the joys and sorrows of an African-American seamstress told against the rich tapestry of 1905 New York. “quietly subversive … […]

“13th” Documentary Film Screening and Discussion

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center

Cost: Free

Description: Join us for special King week screening of Ava DuVernay’s critically acclaimed documentary on incarceration and racial inequality– “13th” at the Stone Center auditorium on January 18, at 7pm. Following the screening there will be a discussion facilitated by James E. Williams, Jr., Public Defender, Chatham/Orange Counties; Daryl Atkinson, Second Chance Fellow, Bureau of Justice Assistance of […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

John and June Allcott Gallery: Vaughn Bell, This Land Is Your Land

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Mario Marzan

Description: Vaughn Bell creates public artworks, participatory projects and immersive environments that reflect on the paradoxes and possibilities of our relationship to our environment. She also teaches and consults on topics related to public and environmental art. Her work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Carolina Asia Center Tea & Talk Series: Dennis Yang: “The Pursuit of the Chinese Dream in America”

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Carolina Asia Center

Description: Join us for a discussion with Dennis Yang on his book The Pursuit of the Chinese Dream in America. This book illuminates the hopes, expectations, challenges, and aspirations of this generation of Chinese students as they pursue higher education at American universities. Based on interviews with Chinese students, parents, teachers, and educational agents in Shanghai, […]

CVs/Resumes and Cover Letters for Non-Academic Positions

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Location: Graduate Student Center

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Especially for Graduate Students…Learn how to sell yourself and make a positive first impression through your job application materials. The structure, formatting, and content of CVs, resumes, and cover letters will be discussed along with samples for analysis and how you can sell your transferable skills to a non-academic employer. Apply lessons learned from this […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

The Social Topography of the Rural Community in Early Modern England

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Location: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: Lecture by Dr. Steve Hindle, W.M. Keck Foundation Director of Research at The Huntington Library How did surveyors and cartographers identify and record social and economic relations in early modern England? Dr. Steve Hindle explains how one particular map might be used to reconstruct who did what for a living, and who lived next door […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

John and June Allcott Gallery: Vaughn Bell, This Land Is Your Land

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Mario Marzan

Description: Vaughn Bell creates public artworks, participatory projects and immersive environments that reflect on the paradoxes and possibilities of our relationship to our environment. She also teaches and consults on topics related to public and environmental art. Her work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Epithelial Cell Biology Seminar presents:

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Location: Bondurant Hall

Contact: Marguerite Applin

Description: “Impact of Lung Transplant on Cystic Fibrosis and Attempts to increase Lung Donors by Recycling Lungs from Sudden Death Victims” Thomas M. Egan, MD, M.SC Professor of Surgery UNC Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery G100 Bondurant Hall

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: UNC Visitors’ Center is excited to offer a true Carolina Experience, introducing the University’s impact, hallmarks, and traditions on a one-hour walking tour of campus. We believe Carolina is a very special place indeed and we are excited to share it with you! Please register here or call (919) 962-1630 to confirm. We also invite you to explore our […]

Eko Nugroho – Wayang Bocor

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Among the most arresting of Indonesia’s young contemporary artists, Eko Nugroho came to maturity during the upheaval and reform following the 1997 Asian financial crisis, the subsequent fall of the Suharto regime and the transition to democracy in Indonesia. Deeply engaged with the culture of his time, he is committed to making socio-political commentary in his work. His creations are […]

Nominations Open for University Diversity Awards

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Location: Online

Description: Nominations have opened for the University Diversity Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people and groups you know who have given their time and effort to further diversity and inclusion at Carolina and in our surrounding community. The University Diversity Awards committee will be accepting nominations for the award beginning Monday, January 9, 2017, and the […]

Massey Award nominations due Feb. 6

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Location: Online

Contact: University Development

Description: Nominations for the C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards are due Feb. 6, 2017. Chancellor Carol Folt will recognize six recipients for “unusual, meritorious or superior contribution made by an employee, past or present” and the honor includes an award of $10,000. Submit nominations online at http://www.unc.edu/masseyawards/nominate/ or contact Carolyn Atkins at 919-962-1536.

John and June Allcott Gallery: Vaughn Bell, This Land Is Your Land

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Mario Marzan

Description: Vaughn Bell creates public artworks, participatory projects and immersive environments that reflect on the paradoxes and possibilities of our relationship to our environment. She also teaches and consults on topics related to public and environmental art. Her work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Introduction to Botanical Art and Illustration

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Linda Koffenberger, Artist Saturday, January 21; 1–4:30 p.m. • $41 ($37 Members)   Explore the history of botanical illustration, see examples of various types of botanical illustrations and botanical art, learn about the coursework for the Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration and meet the instructors.