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Business and Human Resources: Leading HR and Your Organization into the Future

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $5,750

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: This human resource management program is offered in partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management. Participants will develop the key knowledge and skills that will make them successful, strategic business partners and highly effective with the other leaders in their organizations.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors' Center

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Graduate Education Summit

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center Theater

Contact: Graduate and Professional Student Federation

Description: Three student groups will host a panel discussion Nov. 1 on the state of graduate education in North Carolina and the nation. The University community is invited to attend the Graduate Education Summit, which will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the theater of the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture […]

How to Prep for Your Teach for America Phone Interview

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Learn how to prepare for a telephone interview for Teach for America. Please contact Jacquie Gist at jmgist@email.unc.edu  if you have any questions concerning the workshop. (Upcoming phone interview dates: November 1st -4th)

Guest Artist Recital: Timothy Holley, cello

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Location: Person Hall

Contact: Music Department

Description: Guest artists Timothy Holley (North Carolina Central University), cello, and Aleen Pocock, piano, present a recital of musical variations old and new, featuring works by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, and Hindemith alongside contemporary compositions by James Lee III and Adolphus Hailstork.

Nursing Job Fair

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Meet Representatives from hospitals and health care organizations to learn about different career opportunities. Co-Sponsored by University Career Services and the UNC School of Nursing. View participating organizations at: http://bit.ly/2013Nursing

Lichens: Science & Art (Short Course)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: The beauty found among lichens is fascinating. Not only do they have highly diverse morphological features, but their striking and colorful patterns make them unique in nature. This class introduces students to the growing world of lichen-inspired art, a field that has recently increase grown, with exhibits by such institutions such as the American Society […]

The Vegan Pledge

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Description: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund hosts the Triangle 30-Day Vegan Pledge. The Triangle Vegan Pledge is organized through the Peace Advocacy Network (PAN), a social justice organization with a particular focus on animal rights. The Vegan Pledge matches potential vegans up with a vegan mentor and provides a care package and weekly seminars in […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

William S. Newman Artists Series • Guest Artist Recital: John Perry, piano

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: Internationally-renowned performer and pedagogue John Perry (piano) presents a recital of solo piano works. Selections include: Mozart’s Sonata in B-flat Major, K. 570; Debussy’s Estampes; Chopin’s Mazurkas, Op. 59; and Beethoven’s Sonata in A-flat Major, Op. 110. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s William S. Newman Artists Series. Individual general admission tickets ($15; $10 UNC […]

Morrow Mountain Hiking Expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $35

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Morrow Mountain State Park is located in the ancient Uwharrie Mountains. The pinnacles are the remains of one of the oldest mountain ranges in the eastern United States. This trip offers a taste of challenging mountain hiking just a short drive from campus.

Lichens: Science & Art (Short Course)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: The beauty found among lichens is fascinating. Not only do they have highly diverse morphological features, but their striking and colorful patterns make them unique in nature. This class introduces students to the growing world of lichen-inspired art, a field that has recently increase grown, with exhibits by such institutions such as the American Society […]

Take Two Tour: “Sahmat in Context: Art and Performance”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free. No RSVP required.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This conversational tours offer the best of everything at the Ackland! Two guides lead an exploration of our newest exhibition The Sahmat Collective in the context of the Ackland’s world-class collection. This afternoon, look at works in both The Sahmat Collective and the Ackland’s collection that are inspired by musical and theatrical performances.

Adams Lecture: Holden Thorp

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Location: Tate-Turner-Kuralt Building

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join us on Sunday, November 3, at 4 p.m. for the 2013 Adams Lecture with Professor H. Holden Thorp, newly appointed Provost of Washington University in St. Louis. Stay tuned for more details regarding the lecture. The Adams Lecture is named for E. Maynard Adams, who was Kenan Professor of Philosophy at UNC Chapel Hill. Professor […]

UNC Brass Chamber Music Recital

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC brass students, under the direction of Jim Ketch and Michael Kris, present a recital of music for brass quintet and chamber brass.

Faculty Recital: Virtuoso Music for Two Flutes and Piano

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC flute professor Brooks de Wetter-Smith and guest artists Sarah Busman (UNC-Pembroke), flute, and Elizabeth Tomlin, piano, present a recital of Virtuoso Music for “Two Flutes and Piano,” featuring works by over-shadowed Romantic composers Tulou, Ciardi, and Galli alongside standard 19th-century flute repertoire by Koechhline, C.P.E. Bach, and Doppler.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3,850

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: This women’s leadership program is designed to enhance your ability to make the transition from managing a team to leading a team. Professional women will learn practical skills to strengthen their impact as a leader and explore the power of networking and self-marketing.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

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). Register at the link below.

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Is Rape Different at College?

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: RAPE: Perceptions, Realities, Responses

Description: A roundtable discussion featuring Ada Gregory   Women’s Center, Duke University Christi Hurt   Carolina Women’s Center, UNC-Chapel Hill Robert Pleasants   Campus Health Services, UNC-Chapel Hill RAPE: Perceptions, Realities, Responses    A working group supported by an Interdisciplinary Initiative Grant from the College of Arts and Sciences, the Program in Sexuality Studies, and the Institute for the Arts […]

Carolina for Kibera Fellowship Program-Info Session

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Description: We Want You! Carolina for Kibera’s Fellowship Program offers UNC students a chance to work alongside a grassroots, non-profit organization to fight poverty in one of Africa’s largest slums, Kibera, Kenya. Fellows work with US and Kenyan-based staff in the spring semester on collaborative projects to affect sustainable change, and then travel to Kibera in […]

Global Research Institute Water Nexus Speaker Series II

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Global Research Institute

Description: Water + Health Greg Allgood What is the link between water and health? Dr Greg Allgood, who leads World Vision’s work to address the global water crisis, will highlight the critical link between provision of clean water and effectively addressing major global health priorities including malnutrition and HIV/AIDS.  Not only has recent research shown that […]

Creative Capital Grant Information Session for Artists

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Creative Capital will be leading an information session on its upcoming grant round at the Ackland Art Museum. Ruby Lerner, President & Executive Director, will be available to answer questions about Creative Capital’s grant process and the work they seek to support. The session is free and open to the public, but seating is limited! […]

The Manganiyar Seduction

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Equal parts rock concert, global music performance and dazzling theatrical experience, The Manganiyar Seduction creates a rapturous union between the traditional music of the Manganiyars and the visual seduction of Amsterdam’s red light district.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3,850

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: This women’s leadership program is designed to enhance your ability to make the transition from managing a team to leading a team. Professional women will learn practical skills to strengthen their impact as a leader and explore the power of networking and self-marketing.

Diversity in the Workplace for Supervisors

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Location: Off Campus -- Check Description for Details

Cost: Free

Contact: Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Description: This workshop provides tools and resources to effectively communicate with your employees concerning diversity issues. Learn strategies on how valuing diversity improves employee satisfaction and productivity. Begin understanding the framework for diversity at the University. Develop shared language for mutual respect; model effective tactics for mutual cooperation and communication. Become familiar with some of the […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

“What are you doing here?” Book talk with author Laina Dawes

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Location: Bulls Head Bookshop

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: “What Are You Doing Here? A Black Woman’s Life in Liberation in Heavy Metal” Book Discussion with author Laina Dawes What Are You Doing Here? investigates how black women musicians and fans navigate the metal, hardcore, and punk music genres that are regularly thought of as inclusive spaces and centered on a community spirit, but […]

Panel: Thinking about Law School?

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Get advice from our panelists and get answers to questions about law school applications, admissions, programs, how to survive and getting a job from these experts.

A Good Author is Hard to Kill: Flannery O’Connor and the “Post-South”

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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: Florence Dore, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature Focusing on two short stories by Flannery O’Connor, “A Good Man is Hard to Find” and “The Displaced Person,” Florence Dore explores whether the South is still a real place. Attendees are encouraged to read these two short works before attending. Both stories can be found […]

Chemistry Pre-Registration Workshops for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! Location:  Chapman Hall, Room 211 Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well as get them connected with faculty in those departments. Attending the workshop also allows […]

Michael D. Green Lecture

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Location: Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Daniel Heath Justice, U.S.-born Canadian citizen of the Cherokee Nation and an associate professor of First Nations studies, will deliver the Michael D. Green Lecture. His topic is “Downriver, Up-Mountain, Across the Border: Placing Critical Indigenous Studies at Home and Abroad.”

Film Screening: “The Act of Killing” and discussion with Leslie Dwyer and Degung Santikarma

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Southeast Asian Approaches Faculty Working Group

Description: “I have not seen a film as powerful, surreal, and frightening in at least a decade… It is unprecedented in the history of cinema.”     - Werner Herzog  * * * Leslie Dwyer is Director of the Center for the Study of Gender and Conflict at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University. […]

Intermediate Digital Photography

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $60

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: This course is perfect for anyone who has taken an introductory digital photography course or who already has a basic understanding of aperture, shutter, and ISO settings. This course will move you into advanced amateur status. You will learn when to use aperture priority, shutter priority, or manual modes; in-camera metering; how to set custom functions and interpret histograms; how to “drag” the shutter, clean sensors, and perform custom white balances. We will consider the legal rights of photographers, how to use exposure bracketing, external flash techniques, and the basics of camera raw imagery and composition. Comprised of lectures and Q&A sessions, this is mainly a hands-on class, so bring your DSLR or advanced “point and shoot,” its manual and flash, extra fresh batteries, and several memory cards to every class.An additional materials fee of $15 is payable to the instructor for a CD with valuable advanced photography software that will enhance image taking after the class.

Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film: “A Band Called Death”

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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 A Band Called Death Dir:Jeff Howlett and Mark Covino /Documentary/US/English /98 min./2013 Punk before punk existed, three teenage brothers in the early ’70s formed a band in their spare bedroom, began playing a few local gigs and even pressed a single in the hopes of getting signed. […]

UNC Men’s Soccer v. Georgia State

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Location: Fetzer Field

Cost: $5

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: UNC students, faculty and staff can gain FREE access to all regular season, home men’s soccer matches by displaying their UNC One Card at the gate. UNC Faculy & 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: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

General Pre-Registration Workshop for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! This session is appropriate for students considering all majors and those who are still exploring. Location: Granville Towers-Agora Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well as […]

Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: $3,850

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: This women’s leadership program is designed to enhance your ability to make the transition from managing a team to leading a team. Professional women will learn practical skills to strengthen their impact as a leader and explore the power of networking and self-marketing.

Drendrology

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: This course is designed for anyone who wishes to learn to identify most of the common Piedmont tree species. Students spend much of the class time outdoors in the Garden learning to identify trees using morphological characteristics such as leaves, bark, twigs, and fruits. In addition, the ecology and natural history of each tree species […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Art for Lunch: “Sahmat, Tolerance and Free Expression”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: With Gene Nichol (UNC Law) on “Sahmat, Tolerance, and Free Expression” Free. RSVP requested (see below). Sahmat has become “a vital platform for contemporary art in India that defends freedom of expression and battles intolerance within the country’s divisive political landscape.” It thus pursues “a mission of resistance against forces that threaten the essentially pluralist […]

Law School Info Fair

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Location: Student Union, Frank Porter Graham

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Interested in Law school? Come meet representatives from over 100 Law Schools! This event is open to anyone interested in attending Law School. No pre-registration is required. View participating schools at http://bit.ly/UNCLawDay13

UNC Area Studies FLAS Information Session – School of Journalism and Mass Communication

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Location: Chapel Hill

Description: Each year, the US Department of Education awards Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) funding to Global Area Studies Centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. FLAS funds are awarded in a competitive process open to graduate and advanced undergraduate students to pursue foreign language and area studies for professional purposes. FLAS funds are intended to support […]

Take-Home Toxins: A Threat to Workers’ Health

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Location: Rosenau Hall

Contact: Susan Randolph

Description: Jackie Agnew, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN from The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, MD will present “Take-Home Toxins: A Threat to Workers’ Health.”  The lecture, part of the NORA Interdisciplinary Seminar Series, is sponsored by the N.C. Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Center and will be webcast. Continuing education […]

“Schwab Say Yes” Speakers Series: Andrew Ross “Working for Nothing: A New-High Growth Sector?”

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Description: “Schwab Say Yes” Speakers Series: Andrew Ross Working for Nothing: A New-High Growth Sector?Andrew Ross is a professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University. He has authored and edited many books on questions on environmentalism, urban environments, technology and science, and the organization of work, from the Western world […]

Neon Night: A Party at the SRC

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Location: Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Cost: Free

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Neon Night transforms the Student Recreation Center into a workout party of epic proportions. All night long, a DJ will flood the weight and cardio studio with pumped up beats.  From 8-9pm participants will illuminate the darkened studios with neon garb and glowsticks galore for GlowGa – easily the most vibrant kind of yoga. Last […]

International Coffee Hour

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: The Writing Center and The Graduate and Professional Student Federation

Description: Join us for a monthly social hour to bring together international UNC community members and students excited about international engagement. Chat about opportunities and challenges on campus. Meet staff from the hosting offices with great resources to share. International Coffee Hours are held at the Global Cup Cafe (now EspressOasis) in the FedEx Global Education […]

Education Pre-Registration Workshop for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! Location:  Peabody Hall, Room 104 Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well as get them connected with faculty in those departments. Attending the workshop also allows […]

General Pre-Registration Workshop for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! This session is appropriate for students considering all majors and those who are still exploring. Location: Hinton James, Lobby Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Curator’s Clinic

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland members; $10 for all others (payments should be made at the time of the appointment by cash or check).

Contact: Lauren Turner

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

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Deil S. Wright Lecture

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Location: Knapp-Sanders Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina MPA Alumni Association

Description: Ray LaHood, US Secretary of Transportation from 2009-2013, will deliver the 2013 Deil S. Wright Lecture. As Secretary, he led an agency with more than 55,000 employees and a $70 billion budget that oversees air, maritime, and surface transportation mission.

Tess Taylor – The Forage House

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Location: Bulls Head Bookshop

Cost: Free

Contact: Kyle McKay

Description: Tess Taylor will be at Bull’s Head to share from her new book The Forage House. Red Hen Press: $17.95 Attic boxes full of shards. Family stories full of secrets. A grandchild wondering what to save and what to throw away seeks to make sense of what it means to inherit anything at all. In […]

Developing a Creative Portfolio and Resume Training

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Interested in going into a creative industry such as journalism, media, writing, design, or the arts? These creative fields call for a creative flair on the job search. Learn how to build a portfolio and resume that will help you stand out.

Exercise and Sport Science Pre-Registration Workshop for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! Location: Fetzer, Room 104 Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well as get them connected with faculty in those departments. Attending the workshop also allows you […]

The Eve Marie Carson Lecture Series and the Hillard Gold ’39 Lecture Series Present Ping Fu, Inc. Magazine’s 2005 Entrepreneur of the Year

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Location: Koury Auditorium-McColl Building

Cost: Free and open to the public

Contact: Kenan-Flagler Business School

Description: Ping Fu is the co-founder of Geomagic, a company that creates 3D software to customize product manufacturing, from personalized shoes to prosthetic limbs to NASA spaceship repairs. In 2005, Inc. named Fu Entrepreneur of the Year. When Fu came to America, she worked her way through school with no money and no knowledge of English. […]

Masha Gessen: “The Rise of Radical ‘Family Values’ in Russia

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Christopher Putney

Description: Masha Gessen:  Russia’s Leading LGBT Rights Activist Speaks on the Rise of Radical “Family Values” in Russia.  Born in Moscow, she emigrated to the United States in her teens, then returned to Russia a decade later. Writing in both Russian and English, she has covered every major development in Russian politics and culture of the […]

Laura Ashe: “Writing in the Age of Magna Carta”

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Location: Hamilton Hall

Contact: Program in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Description: 569 Hamilton Hall Around the end of the thirteenth century, English writing emerges in volume to join the chorus of French and Latin commentary on the times, on kingship, and on recent and distant history. The effect of the vernacular is inescapably political, making the arena of political debate an ever-expanding zone. Simultaneously, changes to […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Student Night: “Beyond Blue Borders” at the Nasher

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Location: Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University

Cost: Free with Duke or UNC student ID.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Duke and UNC students are invited to cross a blue border and mix and mingle at the Nasher Museum (Duke University) at the first of two collaborative student parties (the second will be held at the Ackland Art Museum on Thurs, 11/14. Enjoy drinks, music, art, and free food! Tour the exhibition Lines of Control: Partition as […]

Carolina Homecoming

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: The UNC General Alumni Association

Description: For more information, visit http://alumni.unc.edu/homecoming.

GPS: Global Projects Showcase

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Description: Want to travel next summer? Want funding for your global project? Come enjoy a showcase of students’ research, experiences and travel stories from a variety of fields and global destinations.  Learn more about past international summer projects the Center for Global Initiatives has funded from the students themselves.  Lunch will be provided. Ekaterina Turta, Graduate […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors' Center

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

The University of North Carolina and North Carolina’s Future

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Master of Public Adinistration Program

Description: In February 2013, the UNC Board of Governors adopted a five-year strategic plan entitled, “Our Time, Our Future: The UNC Compact with North Carolina.” The five core goals outlined in the plan are pivotal to setting the UNC system’s current and future priorities, resource planning and allocation, program planning, review and refinement of academic missions, […]

Mischa Honeck, “For the Preservation of German Honor and Manhood”: Gender and the German-American War for the Union

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Location: Hyde Hall, University Room

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Description: Many German-speaking migrants fought in the American Civil War. This lecture argues that a particular construction of masculinity motivated them to fight against slavery and secession. The transnational legacy of the European Revolution of 1848 and divisive politics 1850s and 1860s devalued compromise, militarized German-American culture, and nurtured an ideal of manhood that flaunted ethnic honor, principle, and sacrifice as its defining characteristics. Emotional and cultural factors pertaining to gender were at least as important in shaping the meaning of military service as "ideology" in the abstract.

Art à la Carte (Hands-On Art Classes for UNC Students): Doodle Sheet

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: $10 per class; all materials provided.

Contact: Caroline Culbert

Description: Bring a friend and start your weekend creatively with these relaxed, hands-on art classes designed exclusively for Carolina students. Each session begins at the Ackland Art Museum, where you’ll be taken behind the scenes and get to see works of art that are not normally on view! You’ll examine the techniques, materials, and effects that other […]

Networking with the Pros: Meetup with Connected UNC Parents who Specifically Want to Help Your Career

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: We tell you to network with your parents and relatives. What if you could actually network with other parents?   What if these were very successful, connected individuals? What if these individuals represented a wide variety of career fields (lawyer, pharmacist, human resources director, CEO entrepreneur, federal government professionals, overseas and domestic teachers, coaches, NYC […]

Fine Arts Pre-Registration Workshop for First-Years

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Academic Advising Program

Description: Register online! Location: Gardner Hall, Room 105 Academic Advising is teaming up with several academic departments to help First-Year students get ready for spring 2014 semester.  The purpose of the workshops is to introduce students to the various majors, as well as get them connected with faculty in those departments. Attending the workshop also allows […]

Men’s Soccer v. NC State

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Location: Fetzer Field

Cost: $5

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: UNC students, faculty and staff can gain FREE access to all regular season, home men’s soccer matches by displaying their UNC One Card at the gate. UNC Faculy & 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: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

UNC Volleyball vs. Clemson

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Location: Carmichael Arena

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Carmichael Arena and support your Tar Heel Volleyball team as they take on Clemson in this crucial ACC matchup! UNC students, faculty, staff, as well as the general public have FREE access to all regular season, home volleyball matches.

Scholarship Benefit Concert • UNC Opera Scenes: The Orpheus Diaries

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Opera Theatre (Bobb Robinson, director) presents “The Orpheus Diaries,” an exploration of the Orpheus Myth through operatic scenes featuring the music of Monteverdi, Gluck, Offenbach, Milhaud, Ricky Ian Gordon, and others. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s Scholarship Benefit Series, with all proceeds going to music scholarships at UNC. Individual general admission […]

Carolina Homecoming

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: The UNC General Alumni Association

Description: For more information, visit http://alumni.unc.edu/homecoming.

Yoga Hiking Expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $40

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: Connect your mind, body and spirit with this rejuvenating day of hiking and yoga! We will hike out to a relaxing wilderness setting near the Eno River and use the power of nature to enhance our workout!

Musical Performance by “Unheard Voices”

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Description: “Unheard Voices” was officially founded in the 1970s as an American Indian spoken word performance group. Today, in honoring their roots, they combine spoken word advocacy with traditional songs for a unique and powerful expression of cultural pride and resiliency. “Unheard Voices” is an a capella performance subgroup of the Carolina Indian Circle, a student […]

The History and Cultures of India

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: The tuition is $125 ($110 by September 5). Tuition for teachers is $62.50 ($55 by September 5). 10 contact hours for 1 unit of renewal credit. The optional lunch is $15.00.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: India is the largest democracy in the world; its economy the tenth-largest. Four world religions originated there. The region has a long, rich, and varied history. We’ve brought together four experts as our guides to a deeper understanding of the history and culture of the subcontinent. Emma Flatt introduces us to courts in pre-colonial India […]

Watercolor Workshop

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: This short course provides a brief review of color theory and its importance in painting, and demonstrations of techniques that Elizabeth has found useful in watercolor painting. Her primary approach is wet-in-wet, but other applications will be explored. Participants practice some of the demonstrated techniques with individual input from the instructor. This course is open […]

Gridiron Glory Film Showings

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Location: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: An encore showing of Gridiron Glory will bring great football moments from UNC’s past to the Wilson Special Collections Library during pre-game festivities Nov. 9. The 20-minute film will run in a continuous loop from 9:30 a.m. until kickoff at 12:30 p.m. http://library.unc.edu/

Drawing in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Join Amanda Hughes (the Ackland’s director of external affairs) as she leads participants in a creative exploration of a particular object in the Ackland’s collection. Bring paper and dry media (crayon, pencils, etc.). All levels are welcome.

Preserving Our Culture through Land Stewardship: The Story of the Triangle Native American Society &the Wake County Indian Education Community Garden

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Description: Learn about the Healthy Native North Carolinians project in which Native youth, adults, and elders are working together to preserve cultural heritage, promote health, and foster land stewardship through community gardening and educational aquaponic gardening. Jeff Currie—member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and a community member of the Triangle Native American Society—helped start […]

The Vegan Pledge

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Description: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund hosts the Triangle 30-Day Vegan Pledge. The Triangle Vegan Pledge is organized through the Peace Advocacy Network (PAN), a social justice organization with a particular focus on animal rights. The Vegan Pledge matches potential vegans up with a vegan mentor and provides a care package and weekly seminars in […]

Unheard Voices concert

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Unheard Voices,  a sub-group of the Carolina Indian Circle, is one of the many a capella vocal groups on campus. They will perform at the N.C. Botanical Garden as part of the American Indian Heritage Month celebration in November.

Intermediate Colored Pencil

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: This course makes use of the techniques and information covered in Beginning Colored Pencil and hones skills in color matching and layering. Students complete an illustration of a botanical subject of choice. This elective is intended for students who choose to develop a strong, more-advanced-level skill in colored pencil. Prerequisites: Beginning Colored Pencil, Intermediate Drawing […]

Edible, Utilitarian, and Religio-Medical Plants Used by the Cherokees

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: An opening discussion will consider the origins of Cherokee plant lore and the extent to which the early white settlers in the Blue Ridge learned practical usage from them. A set of images depicting various plants (ramps, Indian hemp, May-apple, touch-me-not, poison ivy, etc.) will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on ginseng (as a […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Scholarship Benefit Concert • UNC Opera Scenes: The Orpheus Diaries

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Opera Theatre (Bobb Robinson, director) presents “The Orpheus Diaries,” an exploration of the Orpheus Myth through operatic scenes featuring the music of Monteverdi, Gluck, Offenbach, Milhaud, Ricky Ian Gordon, and others. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s Scholarship Benefit Series, with all proceeds going to music scholarships at UNC. Individual general admission […]

Carolina Homecoming

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: The UNC General Alumni Association

Description: For more information, visit http://alumni.unc.edu/homecoming.

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play – the theatre’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Prospero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daughter Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Presented in repertory with Metamorphoses.

UNC Volleyball vs. Georgia Tech

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Location: Carmichael Arena

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Carmichael Arena and support your Tar Heel Volleyball team as they take on Georgia Tech in this crucial ACC matchup! UNC students, faculty, staff, as well as the general public have FREE access to all regular season, home volleyball matches.

Take Two Tour: “Sahmat in Depth: Activism and Art”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This Sunday, learn about how the Delhi-based artist and activist collective known as Sahmat is situated in a global context of art and activism. This conversational tour will be led by Susan Harbage Page (Women’s and Gender Studies) & Carolyn Allmendinger (Ackland Art Museum). The Ackland’s Take Two Tours offer two perspectives on a topic […]

UNC Lab Orchestra with University UMC Choir and Stewart Engart, harpsichord

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Lab Orchestra (Vincent Povázsay, music director) joins the University United Methodist Church Choir and Stewart Engart (harpsichord) for a concert of Baroque-styled music spanning the centuries, including Vivaldi’s Gloria RV 589, Penderecki’s 3 Pieces in a Baroque Style, and the Martinu harpsichord concerto.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

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). Pre-register online using the link below.

Contact: Allison Portnow

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

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Public Lecture: Dr. Michael Watts on “Art and Economics”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: “Like economists, artists often study the ordinary business of life.” – Dr.Watts Paintings, drawings, and artwork that portray economic concepts, issues, and themes will be shown in slideshows developed by Professor Michael Watts. Join us for this glimpse into the world of art and economics! Professor Watts has served as Director for the Center for Economic Education at […]

Bring Your Laptop: Applying for the NC State Government Internship Program

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: The State of North Carolina Government offers 100+ internships from Archeology to Zoology.  Bring your laptop and apply along with other students.  The deadline is early December, so kick off your search by attending.  PLEASE NOTE:  NC government interns are paid $8.25 an hour. To be considered, students must have completed their high school diploma […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

UNC Area Studies FLAS Information Session

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Location: Chapel Hill

Description: Each year, the US Department of Education awards Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) funding to Global Area Studies Centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. FLAS funds are awarded in a competitive process open to graduate and advanced undergraduate students to pursue foreign language and area studies for professional purposes. FLAS funds are intended to support […]

The Occaneechi and Their Predecessors: Archaeological Discoveries Near Hillsborough, NC

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: Free

Description: Between 1983 and 2002, Steve Davis, along with colleagues and students from UNC, excavated a late-prehistoric and two early historic Indian village sites just outside Hillsborough on the Eno River. The latest of these sites was occupied during the late 1600s and early 1700s by the Occaneechi Indians. Steve will talk about the results of […]

Energy and Environment Lunch

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Katie Hall

Description: The UNC Institute for the Environment will host an Energy and Environment Lunch with Cari Boyce, Vice President of Environmental & Energy Policy for Duke Energy Progress.  Her team is responsible for coordinating the development and communication of the company’s position on federal and state environmental and energy policy issues, and for assuring that environmental and energy […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

The American Indian Higher Education Experience: Best Practices for Success

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Diversity and Multicultural Affairs and American Indian Center

Description: This year, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs is hosting the 2nd Annual Diversity in Higher Education Series, which is a three-part series that focus on diversity across three areas: Education, Access, and Research. For our first diversity seminar on education, we are working with campus partners, including our American Indian Center, to focus on an aspect of […]

The American Indian Higher Education Experience

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: As part of November’s celebration of American Indian Heritage Month, the Carolina American Indian Center presents the diversity seminar, “The American Indian Higher Education Experience: Best Practices for Success.” Featured panelists are Bryan Brayboy, Susan Faircloth and Malinda M. Lowery.

Literary Battles: Debating the Duties of War Literature in World War I and Today

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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: Hilary Lithgow, Lecturer and Advisor in English and Comparative Literature In honor of Veterans Day, Hilary Lithgow discusses World War I and how famous war books like Erich Maria Remarque’s All Quiet on the Western Front shape war literature today. While readers embraced All Quiet and its sharp anti-war message, a small group of veterans in […]

Teaching English Abroad

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Location: Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Are you interested in teaching English as a foreign language and experiencing another culture?  Learn about requisite certifications and training and how to identify legitimate programs.

Carolina for Kibera Fellowship Program-Info Session

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Center for Global Initiatives

Description: We Want You! Carolina for Kibera’s Fellowship Program offers UNC students a chance to work alongside a grassroots, non-profit organization to fight poverty in one of Africa’s largest slums, Kibera, Kenya. Fellows work with US and Kenyan-based staff in the spring semester on collaborative projects to affect sustainable change, and then travel to Kibera in […]

Cultural Studies: The Political Role of the Intellectual

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Location: Campus Y

Cost: Free

Description: The Political Role of the Intellectual: A Roundtable Discussion Public · By Cultural Studies at UNC 5:00pm until 7:00pm in EST UNC-CH, Campus Y Building, Anne Queen Lounge For many of us, the decision to enter academia was motivated by a tacit belief that the university, and intellectual practice more generally, offered a space for […]

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $20

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: American novelist and short story writer Jill McCorkle will talk about the influence of the Lumber River in her short stories and novels.

North Carolina Literary People: Conversations with River Writers – Jill McCorkle

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $20/Free with student ID

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: American novelist and short story writer Jill McCorkle will talk about the influence of the Lumber River in her short stories and novels. Jill McCorkle is the author of nine previous books—four story collections and five novels—five of which have been selected as New York Times Notable Books. The recipient of the New England Book Award, the John Dos Passos Prize for Excellence in Literature, and the North Carolina Prize for Literature, she teaches writing at North Carolina State University and lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina.

Film screening: Sherman Alexie’s ‘The Business of Fancydancing’

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Sherman Alexie’s film, “The Business of Fancydancing” shows this traditional style of dance while following the struggles of a man to balance his Native American heritage with his life as an urban gay man. A Talking Circle discussion will follow the screening of the film. The screening and discussion are part of the Carolina American Indian […]

Intermediate Digital Photography

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $60

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: This course is perfect for anyone who has taken an introductory digital photography course or who already has a basic understanding of aperture, shutter, and ISO settings. This course will move you into advanced amateur status. You will learn when to use aperture priority, shutter priority, or manual modes; in-camera metering; how to set custom functions and interpret histograms; how to “drag” the shutter, clean sensors, and perform custom white balances. We will consider the legal rights of photographers, how to use exposure bracketing, external flash techniques, and the basics of camera raw imagery and composition. Comprised of lectures and Q&A sessions, this is mainly a hands-on class, so bring your DSLR or advanced “point and shoot,” its manual and flash, extra fresh batteries, and several memory cards to every class.An additional materials fee of $15 is payable to the instructor for a CD with valuable advanced photography software that will enhance image taking after the class.

Fall 2013 African Disapora Lecture delivered by Dr. Howard Dodson

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Location: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: The African Diaspora Lecture Howard Dodson will deliver the Fall 2013 African Diaspora lecture. Dodson, Director Emeritus of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, was appointed Director of Howard University’s Moorland-Spingarn Research Center and Director of University Libraries in 2012.  A specialist in African American and African Diaspora history, as well as an […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Drendrology

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Description: This course is designed for anyone who wishes to learn to identify most of the common Piedmont tree species. Students spend much of the class time outdoors in the Garden learning to identify trees using morphological characteristics such as leaves, bark, twigs, and fruits. In addition, the ecology and natural history of each tree species […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

UNC Area Studies FLAS Information Session

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Location: Chapel Hill

Description: Each year, the US Department of Education awards Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) funding to Global Area Studies Centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. FLAS funds are awarded in a competitive process open to graduate and advanced undergraduate students to pursue foreign language and area studies for professional purposes. FLAS funds are intended to support […]

Solidarity Filmmaking on Palestine: Narrative Agency and Representational Politics

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Location: Graham Memorial

Cost: Free

Contact: Dept of Asian Studies

Description: Focusing on non-fiction film by European and North American filmmakers declaring solidarity with a Palestinian cause, this seminar will address patterns of representation in light of critical debate about narrative agency and documentary truth-claims. The conversation will be followed by a 7:30 PM screening and discussion of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1976 film Ici et Ailleurs

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film: “Zanibar Soccer Queens”

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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 – Lunch and a Movie Series *Sign up on our Facebook page 24 hours before the screening and we’ll have a free lunch waiting for you! Zanzibar Soccer Queens Dir: Florence Ayisi / Feature / Africa, Zanzibar / Swahili with English subtitles / 52 min. / 2007 […]

Accelerate Your Research: Finding Funding

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Location: Genome Sciences Building

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Target Audience: Investigators, trainees, research administrators, postdocs, graduate students, and other research staff in all scientific disciplines Fall 2013 Sessions: 12 – 1 PM (30-minute informational sessions followed by Q & A) Genome Sciences Building, Room 010   Thursday, November 14:  Finding Funding Friday, November 22:  Citation Managers: EndNote and Mendeley Monday, November 25:  Reputation […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

GO! Global Engagement Info Fair

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for Global Initiatives

Description: If you dream of going abroad – working in Kenya, interning in Morocco, conducting research in the Maldives, volunteering in Peru – you should be at this Global Engagement Info Fair. Representatives from over 30 campus-based units and student organizations will be on hand to take you through the life-cycle of global engagement: from designing […]

Bettie Allison Rand Lectures in Art: Katja Schmitz-von Ledebur, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Christoph Brachmann

Description: “Habsburg Treasures: Renaissance Tapestries Made for Kings and Emperors” Like no other image medium, tapestries have served both representative and political goals since the Middle Ages. As signs of royal magnificence, they played a significant part in displaying status. Their presentation was compulsive on particular occasions like weddings, banquets, diplomatic encounters or coronations. The images they […]

THE SCHOOL THAT JACK BUILT: Alumni Stories Through The Decades

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Location: Gerrard Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Department of City and Regional Planning

Description: We hope that the story of this planning education enterprise will be of value to those who studied and taught within its walls, perhaps providing an impetus to reflect on past efforts, friends, and experiences while appreciating a good story. We also hope that story will be of interest to friends of DCRP and perhaps to planning education historians looking for insights into the evolution of planning education.

Evening Celebration of American Indian Culture

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Location: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: An Evening Celebration of American Indian Culture is part of the Carolina American Indian Center’s celebration of American Indian Heritage Month throughout November. This even takes place at Smith Middle School, 9201 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Tempest in the Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan as a Regional and Global Crisis

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina Asia Center

Description: Last week on November 7, Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines in what appears to have been the strongest tropical cyclone to touch an inhabited coast in modern meteorological records. The devastating effects of the storm are still being tabulated as authorities, particularly in the city of Tacloban, work to provide relief to survivors and to make sense […]

Student Night: “Beyond Blue Borders” at the Ackland

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free with Duke or UNC student ID.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: As the second of two student parties, Duke and UNC students are invited to cross a blue border and mix and mingle at the Ackland. Enjoy drinks, music, art, and free food! Explore the exhibition The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989. Capture and share your Museum experience by uploading photos to Instagram with […]

UNC Volleyball vs. Virginia Tech

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Location: Carmichael Arena

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Carmichael Arena and support your Tar Heel Volleyball team as they take on Virginia Tech in this crucial ACC matchup! UNC students, faculty, staff, as well as the general public have FREE access to all regular season, home volleyball matches.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors' Center

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Campus Sustainability + America Recycles Day

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union

Cost: Free

Contact: Unnamed Organizer

Description: Celebrate this year’s Campus Sustainability + America Recycles Day on Friday, November 15, from 11am-2pm in the Great Hall of the FPG Student Union   Bring a friend, grab some snacks, and learn about the University’s many programs, student groups, and departments that advance sustainability. Meet Chancellor Folt as she receives the 2013 Campus Sustainability […]

2013 Geriatric Oncology Retreat: Cancer, Aging and Resilience

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Contact: UNC Lineberger

Description: On Friday, November 15, 2013, a retreat focused on Geriatric Oncology at UNC will be held at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. Cancer is a disease of aging, with age as the single most important risk factor for developing cancer.  Learn about […]

Faculty Council

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Contact: Kathryn Turner

Description: Meeting of the Faculty Council at the Wilson Library, Pleasants Room on November 15, 2013 from 3pm-5pm. Agenda and meeting materials are available in advance at faccoun.unc.edu.

Art à la Carte (Hands-On Art Classes for UNC Students): Book Binding (FULL)

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: $10 per class; all materials provided.

Contact: Caroline Culbert

Description: Bring a friend and start your weekend creatively with these relaxed, hands-on art classes designed exclusively for Carolina students. Each session begins at the Ackland Art Museum, where you’ll be taken behind the scenes and get to see works of art that are not normally on view! You’ll examine the techniques, materials, and effects that other […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews, a New Orleans native, performs with Orleans Avenue their signature sound of “Supafunkrock” – a blend of old-school jazz, funk and soul laced with hard-rock power chords and hip-hop beats.

“The Box” – A Performance by Carmelita Tropicana

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Description: “The Box” – A performance by Carmelita Tropicana Public · By The Process Series: New Works in Development Friday, November 15, 2013 8:00pm in EST The Process Series presents THE BOX Written and performed by Carmelita Tropicana (aka Alina Troyano) Friday, November 15 at 8:00pm Saturday, November 16 at 8:00pm FREE and open to the […]

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!

Symposium: ‘Education for a New Era’

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Location: Carolina Inn

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC School of Education

Description: The UNC School of Education is hosting a symposium “Education for a New Era” which will include several panel discussions that examine a current topic among educational issues.

Interactive Theater Workshop

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: See below for details.

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Safdar Hashmi, the playwright, actor, and activist whose work inspired the formation of the Delhi-based artist and activist collective known as Sahmat, used live street theater performances to incite social change. Participants of this program will experience an interactive theater performance by local theater-for-social-change troupe Theater Delta focusing on issues of classism. After a break for lunch […]

Marriage American Style: The Past and Future of a Changing Institution

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: The tuition is $125 ($110 by September 5). Tuition for teachers is $62.50 ($55 by September 5). 10 contact hours for 1 unit of renewal credit. The optional lunch is $15.00.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Marriage has been called a foundational institution of American society, but just what is “American Marriage?” This seminar examines evolving conceptions and practices of marriage in the United States from colonial times to today. Patrick O’Neil explains how marriage changed during the 18th and 19th centuries from a community-centered institution to a private bond between […]

The Vegan Pledge

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Description: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund hosts the Triangle 30-Day Vegan Pledge. The Triangle Vegan Pledge is organized through the Peace Advocacy Network (PAN), a social justice organization with a particular focus on animal rights. The Vegan Pledge matches potential vegans up with a vegan mentor and provides a care package and weekly seminars in […]

Family Science Day

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Location: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Description: Meet scientists, learn about their research and conduct your own experiments! For all ages.

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play – the theatre’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Prospero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daughter Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Presented in repertory with Metamorphoses.

Star Families: Native American Skies

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $5, $4 Morehead members

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Become familiar with the current night sky through stories that the Cherokee and other Native Americans have told about the Big Dipper, North Star, Pleiades and Milky Way. This event at the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center is part of the Carolina American Indian Center’s celebration of American Indian Heritage Month throughout November.

Star Families

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Location: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Cost: $5.00

Contact: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Description: Learn some astronomy basics with this family-friendly planetarium program. For children ages 7-12 and their families. Please note: Children must be accompanied by parent or other caregiver. $5 per person ($4 for Morehead members). Register in advance on Morehead’s website.

UNC Volleyball vs. Virginia

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Location: Carmichael Arena

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Athletics

Description: Come out to Carmichael Arena and support your Tar Heel Volleyball team as they take on Virginia in this crucial ACC matchup! UNC students, faculty, staff, as well as the general public have FREE access to all regular season, home volleyball matches.

School of Education’s 2013 Alumni Awards Dinner

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Location: Carolina Inn

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC School of Education

Description: The School of Education will host its 2013 Alumni Awards Dinner to honor four alumni of the school and James Gallagher, former director of the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, and four alumni.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Scholarship Benefit Concert • UNC Jazz Band with Kate McGarry, vocalist

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Jazz Band joins Grammy-nominated guest artist Kate McGarry (vocalist) in a concert of big-band jazz. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s Scholarship Benefit Series, with all proceeds going to music scholarships at UNC. Individual general admission tickets ($10; $5 UNC students, faculty, and staff) are available at the door.

“The Box” – A Performance by Carmelita Tropicana

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Description: “The Box” – A performance by Carmelita Tropicana Public · By The Process Series: New Works in Development Friday, November 15, 2013 8:00pm in EST The Process Series presents THE BOX Written and performed by Carmelita Tropicana (aka Alina Troyano) Friday, November 15 at 8:00pm Saturday, November 16 at 8:00pm FREE and open to the […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Presented in repertory with The Tempest.

Music in the Galleries: UNC Sangeet

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This Sunday, Music in the Galleries features the music of UNC Sangeet, performers of traditional Indian classical music. This season, Music in the Galleries features musical and dance performances by South Asian performing arts groups from UNC-Chapel Hill. As a part of each performance, members of the ensembles will demonstrate key features of their art forms! […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

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). Register at the link below.

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 […]

Eugene Ford: “Understanding Theravada Buddhism’s Role in the Cold War: National, Regional and Global Approaches”

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Southeast Asian Approaches Faculty Working Group

Description: Eugene Ford is a visiting scholar at the Carolina Asia Center. Presented by the Southeast Asian Approaches Faculty Working Group. Made possible with support from the Center for Global Initiatives and the Carolina Asia Center. For more information, contact ambraun@live.unc.edu.

“Understanding Theravada Buddhism’s Role in the Cold War: National, Regional and Global Approaches”

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Southeast Asian Approaches Faculty Working Group

Description: Eugene Ford, visiting scholar at the Carolina Asia Center. Room 3009, Fedex Global Education Center This talk will explain some of the main findings of Dr Ford’s 2012 Yale history dissertation on the international role of Theravada Buddhism in the Cold War in Thailand and mainland Southeast Asia. Exploring the complex and often uneasy role […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

“How Entrepreneurship Can Change the World”: Day 1 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: GET A TICKET! From the humblest of beginnings, Ethiopian entrepreneur Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu has built SoleRebels into the planet’s fastest growing African footwear brand and the very first global footwear brand to ever emerge from a developing nation - all from scratch. A trailblazer in every respect, Bethlehem has shifted the discourse on African development from one of […]

The Future of the Jews: How Global Forces are Impacting the Jewish People, Israel and its Relationship with the United States

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: Free

Description: STUART EIZENSTAT ‘64, who has held senior U.S. government positions in three presidential administrations, will share his provocative thesis regarding the future of the Jewish people in light of the major geopolitical, economic and security challenges facing the United States, Israel, and the world. This lecture is made possible by a grant from the Charles […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

“Entrepreneurship in the Triangle” Networking Event, Day 1 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: Entrepreneurship in the Triangle Networking GET A TICKET! Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC and Its Partners from Across the Triangle Invite You to a Special Event at UNC! Enjoy a fun happy hour with speakers, students, faculty, entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, economic development professionals, community leaders, and other interested individuals engaged in entrepreneurship and innovation at […]

Pre-payment Period begins.

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: University Registrar

Description: Students who did not register before the Billing Date must pre-pay or provide proof of financial aid prior to registering.)

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

UNC Area Studies FLAS Information Session

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Location: Chapel Hill

Description: Each year, the US Department of Education awards Foreign Language Area Studies (FLAS) funding to Global Area Studies Centers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. FLAS funds are awarded in a competitive process open to graduate and advanced undergraduate students to pursue foreign language and area studies for professional purposes. FLAS funds are intended to support […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Tar Heels Forever

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Location: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: Tar Heels Forever, an event that falls on the anniversary of Eve Carson’s birthday, will serve as a memorial for all those in the Carolina community who we have lost, but specifically for the students who passed away in the 2012-13 school year. Each student who attends will receive a balloon and will have the […]

“People. Planet. Profits.” Day 2 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: Koury Auditorium-McColl Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: GET A TICKET! Founder of Strata Solar LLC, Markus Wilhelm has been ranked as one of top 10 people to watch this year in North Carolina. He has set a vision for his company to create sustainable long term job growth. Believing in creating local jobs for local projects, Strata Solar works very closely with employment and economic development offices to hire […]

Native Beading Class

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Learn the art of native beading from members of the Carolina Indian Circle. This event is part of the Carolina American Indian Center’s celebration of American Indian Heritage Month throughout November.

Hanes Visiting Artist Lecture: Jon Kessler

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Cary Levine

Description: Born in Yonkers, New York, in 1957, Jon Kessler made a name for himself with sculpture in which samples of US pop-culture are set in motion. He has been influenced by various genres of art and periods of art history, including modern art, architecture and photography, film and drama. He has used a whole range […]

Intermediate Digital Photography

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $60

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: This course is perfect for anyone who has taken an introductory digital photography course or who already has a basic understanding of aperture, shutter, and ISO settings. This course will move you into advanced amateur status. You will learn when to use aperture priority, shutter priority, or manual modes; in-camera metering; how to set custom functions and interpret histograms; how to “drag” the shutter, clean sensors, and perform custom white balances. We will consider the legal rights of photographers, how to use exposure bracketing, external flash techniques, and the basics of camera raw imagery and composition. Comprised of lectures and Q&A sessions, this is mainly a hands-on class, so bring your DSLR or advanced “point and shoot,” its manual and flash, extra fresh batteries, and several memory cards to every class.An additional materials fee of $15 is payable to the instructor for a CD with valuable advanced photography software that will enhance image taking after the class.

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

American Indian Heritage Month Dinner

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Location: Rams Head Plaza

Contact: Carolina American Indian Center

Description: Taste and learn more about the food culture of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. This dinner is part of the Carolina American Indian Center’s celebration of American Indian Heritage Month throughout November.

Carolina for Kibera Fellowship Program-Info Session

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Center for Global Initiatives

Description: We Want You! Carolina for Kibera’s Fellowship Program offers UNC students a chance to work alongside a grassroots, non-profit organization to fight poverty in one of Africa’s largest slums, Kibera, Kenya. Fellows work with US and Kenyan-based staff in the spring semester on collaborative projects to affect sustainable change, and then travel to Kibera in […]

“Crowdfunding Masterclass” Day 3 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: Masterclass in Crowdfunding GET A TICKET! Don’t miss Indiegogo’s Crowdfunding Reception and Masterclass hosted at UNC during Global Entrepreneurship Week! Learn how entrepreneurs and social innovators are using crowdfunding to take their ideas to the next level. Find out why Kite Patch used Indiegogo to make 100,000 families in Uganda invisible to mosquitoes; Scanadu raised more than $1.6M to bring their […]

“Solving Public Health Problems through Innovation,” Day 3 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: Solving Public Health Problems Through Innovation GET YOUR TICKET!   A few years ago, Liz Morris began graduate school at UNC looking to help improve lives in developing countries. Her research made her confront the realities of poor sanitation caused by a lack of infrastructure and water. A new toilet was necessary: it had to be […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

“Isaiah: A Prophet of Hope for Jews and Christians”

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Location: Hyde Hall, University Room

Contact: Music Department

Description: The Department of Music and the Institute of Arts and Humanities celebrate the world-premiere of UNC composer Stephen Anderson’s Isaiah with a mini-conference featuring lectures on the history and cultural context of the Hebrew, book and pre-concert remarks from Anderson.

“Carolina Challenge Pitch Party,” Day 4 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: GOT AN IDEA?…PITCH PARTY! Pitching Teams:  If you’re a UNC student, staff, or faculty member with an idea you’d like to pitch, we welcome you participate in the 3rd Annual Carolina Challenge Pitch Party! Please note: this is NOT an official round of the Carolina Challenge but a pre-competition event celebrating entrepreneurship at UNC where […]

Voices of Young Jordanian Women: Speaking the Unspeakable

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Dept of Asian Studies

Description: Based in part on her experience teaching feminist theory and mentoring women students at the University of Jordan, Dr. Quawas will discuss three initiatives by young Jordanian activists to combat violence against women.

Diaspora of Black and Independent Film: “Re-emerging: The Jews of Nigeria”

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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 Re-emerging: The Jews of Nigeria Dir: Jeff Lieberman/Documentary/US, Nigeria/English/93 min. /2012 RE- EMERGING: The Jews of Nigeria is a journey into the heart of Igboland and into the lives and culture of the Igbo people. Like many in Nigeria, Shmuel consistently heard that the Igbo people were […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Scholarship Benefit Concert • Carolina Choir and UNC Chamber Singers

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: Carolina Choir and UNC Chamber Singers (Susan Klebanow, conductor) present the world-premiere of UNC composer Stephen Anderson’s Isaiah with faculty soloist Jeanne Fischer (soprano), as well as works by Purcell, Byrd, and Rorem. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s Scholarship Benefit Series, with all proceeds going to music scholarships at UNC. Individual general admission […]

Club Night with ChocQuibTown

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Memorial Hall becomes a dance club for one night this year. Join us onstage the evening before the performance for a dance party like none other, with live music from ChocQuibTown.

NC Diversity and Inclusion Partners Fall Conference

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: $100.00

Contact: UNC Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Description: Please join UNC Diversity and Multicultural Affairs for the 2013 North Carolina Diversity and Inclusion Partners Fall Conference. For more information, visit diversity.unc.edu/ncdip

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors' Center

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Accelerate your research: citation managers EndNote & Mendeley

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Location: Genome Sciences Building

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Target Audience: Investigators, trainees, research administrators, postdocs, graduate students, and other research staff in all scientific disciplines Fall 2013 Sessions: 12 – 1 PM (30-minute informational sessions followed by Q & A) Genome Sciences Building, Room 010   Thursday, November 14:  Finding Funding Friday, November 22:  Citation Managers: EndNote and Mendeley Monday, November 25:  Reputation […]

“Young Alumni Entrepreneurs Paving their Own Path,” Day 5 of Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC

Description: YOung Alumni Entrepreneurs Paving Their Own Path Hosted by Global Entrepreneurship Week at UNC, this event will feature young alumni entrepreneurs who have paved their own paths launching ventures to pursue their passions in sustainability, multimedia, in fashion, and the performing arts. Come hear the lessons they have learned along the way, the realities of […]

Exhibit Opening: The Pepper’s Paintings at Hill Hall

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Cost: Free

Contact: Music Department

Description: Come out and help celebrate the arrival of a new art exhibit in Hill Hall: nineteen portraits by local artist Scott Nurkin depicting native NC musicians. Previously the visual centerpiece of Franklin Street’s Pepper’s Pizza until its closing in March 2013, the collection is now in permanent residence in Hill Hall rotunda. All are invited […]

Jupiter Ball

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: Jupiter Ball Coordinator

Description: The Jupiter Ball is a black-tie gala including a champagne reception, live musical performanaces, dinner, dancing and stargazing. Dr. William E. Thornton, North Carolina’s first astronaut, will be guest of honor for the 2013 Jupiter Ball. Both tickets and sponsorships are available for this event. Proceeds from Jupiter Ball support science education programs for N.C. […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

ChocQuibTown

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: The three members of ChocQuibTown—Goyo, Tostao and Slow—organically combine hip-hop, funk, dance hall, electronics and Caribbean flavors with Afro-Colombian rhythms to create their unique urban style.

Raven Rock Hiking Expedition

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Location: Outdoor Education Center

Cost: $35

Contact: Campus Recreation

Description: This unique park is situated along the fall line where the Cape Fear River breaks through the bedrock of the Piedmont and enters the Coastal Plain. Over the millennia, the river has carved Raven Rock, an impressive overhanging cliff that overlooks the river and thundering waterfalls below. Coastal Plain, Piedmont and Mountain ecosystems collide here […]

The Vegan Pledge

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Description: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund hosts the Triangle 30-Day Vegan Pledge. The Triangle Vegan Pledge is organized through the Peace Advocacy Network (PAN), a social justice organization with a particular focus on animal rights. The Vegan Pledge matches potential vegans up with a vegan mentor and provides a care package and weekly seminars in […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play – the theatre’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own making, exiled Prospero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daughter Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Presented in repertory with Metamorphoses.

Family Day: Exploring African Art

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Discover the Ackland Art Museum’s collection of African art! Design a mask inspired by objects seen in the galleries and join us for Story Time at 3:00 and 4:00 PM to hear stories from different African cultures. Free and open to the public.

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

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). Pre-register online using the link below.

Contact: Allison Portnow

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

Accelerate Your Research: Reputation Management: Beyond the H-Index

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Location: Genome Sciences Building

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Target Audience: Investigators, trainees, research administrators, postdocs, graduate students, and other research staff in all scientific disciplines Fall 2013 Sessions: 12 – 1 PM (30-minute informational sessions followed by Q & A) Genome Sciences Building, Room 010   Thursday, November 14:  Finding Funding Friday, November 22:  Citation Managers: EndNote and Mendeley Monday, November 25:  Reputation […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Environmental Law Seminar: Trip Van Noppen, President, Earthjustice

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Location: Van Hecke-Wettach Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Institute for the Environment

Description: Trip Van Noppen, environmental attorney and President of Earthjustice, has become widely known for his work in federal environmental policy.  Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to “protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment”.  Previously, Trip directed […]

Scholarship Benefit Concert • UNC Symphony Orchestra with Louise Toppin, soprano

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Symphony Orchestra (Tonu Kalam, music director) is joined by UNC voice Professor Louise Toppin for performances of R. Strauss’s Three Brentano Lieder and Braunfels’ Prelude and Prologue of the Nightingale from Die Vögel in addition to the Bach-Walton Suite from The Wise Virgins and Copland’s Suite from The Tender Land. Part of the UNC […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

Classic Carolina Tour

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Our Tour begins at the UNC Visitors’ Center, located inside the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, at 250 East Franklin Street. Our entrance is on the west side of the building with large columns and blue welcome banners flanking the door. Parking may be available either in the Morehead Lot right outside or on Franklin […]

Scholarship Benefit Concert: UNC Wind Ensemble and UNC Symphony Band

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Music Department

Description: The UNC Wind Ensemble and UNC Symphony Band (Evan Feldman, conductor) present a concert of music for winds. Part of the UNC Department of Music’s Scholarship Benefit Series, with all proceeds going to music scholarships at UNC. Individual general admission tickets ($10; $5 UNC students, faculty, and staff) are available at the door.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

Download

Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Global Music Show

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Location: Chapel Hill

Contact: WXYC & UNC Area Studies

Description: Wednesday, November 27 9:00-10:00 PM WXYC 89.3 FM or live stream at www.wxyc.org The Global Music Show is a monthly radio program in collaboration with WXYC 89.3 FM and The Area Studies Centers that intersperses world regional music with dialogue shared by relevant expert guests scholars from UNC Chapel Hill. Sponsoring Area Studies Center: Center for […]

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

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Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

Download

Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

Undergraduate Admissions 10 a.m. Information Session and Tour

Download

Location: Jackson Hall

Cost: Free

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 […]

PlayMakers: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST

Download

Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: The Bard’s last play–the theater’s first work of magical realism. In the aftermath of a shipwreck of his own conjuring, exiled Propero wields magical powers and manipulation to restore his daugther Miranda to her rightful place. His machinations bring about revelations, romance and redemption on a mysterious island. Performed in rotating repertory with Metamorphoses.

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

Download

Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.

The Vegan Pledge

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Location: Chapel Hill

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Description: UNC Student Animal Legal Defense Fund hosts the Triangle 30-Day Vegan Pledge. The Triangle Vegan Pledge is organized through the Peace Advocacy Network (PAN), a social justice organization with a particular focus on animal rights. The Vegan Pledge matches potential vegans up with a vegan mentor and provides a care package and weekly seminars in […]

PlayMakers: METAMORPHOSES

Download

Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: $15-$55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Set in and around a pool of water, Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses presents the poetic myths of Midas, Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and others to juxtapose the ancient and contemporary in breathtaking storytelling and gorgeous imagery, exploring the timeless theme of love in all its forms. Performed in rotating repertory with The Tempest.