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PlayMakers: Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: 15 - 55

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: A multiple Tony Award-winning theatrical tour-de-force. Assassins combines Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panoramic story of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the violent means some will use to obtain it, embodied by America’s four successful and five would-be presidential assassins.

Business and Human Resources

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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.

Senior Week Kick-off

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Location: Student Union, Frank Porter Graham

Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: Stop by the Union Plaza April 21 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., grab a cupcake and learn all about the wonderful things planned for Senior Week 2014. – See more at: http://www.uncseniors2014.com/seniorweek/senior-week-kick-pit-day/?eID=1#sthash.JdPQlFfW.dpuf

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 5

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 […]

Senior Night at the Planetarium

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Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: Come see “Carolina Skies” one of the oldest shows at Morehead Planetarium. You will get to explore the stars that appear each night above our beloved University and learn about the ancient myths behind the constellations. Bring questions because your curiosity will direct your star projector pilot to create a one-of-a-kind show catered to your […]

Writing Center Midnight Marathon

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Location: Writing Center, Lower Level SASB North

Cost: Free

Contact: The Writing Center

Description: Join us in the Writing Center on Monday, April 21st, 6 pm to midnight, to make the final push on semester papers. There will be food, prizes, fun study breaks, and tutors available for consultations. Check out the flyer for more details and register here.

Business and Human Resources

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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.

Writing Center Midnight Marathon

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Location: Writing Center, Lower Level SASB North

Cost: Free

Contact: The Writing Center

Description: Join us in the Writing Center on Monday, April 21st, 6 pm to midnight, to make the final push on semester papers. There will be food, prizes, fun study breaks, and tutors available for consultations. Check out the flyer for more details and register here.

Senior Bell Tower Climb

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Location: Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower

Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: The General Alumni Association (GAA) invites all seniors to climb the Bell Tower. The Bell Tower Climb will be from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and it is open to ALL seniors. The lines (fast pass and regular) for the climb will close at 3 p.m. Thanks to dues paid by more than 69,000 GAA members, the GAA is able […]

Bullitt History of Medicine Club Lecture: Medicine’s Michelangelo: The Life and Art of Frank H. Netter, M.D.

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Anne Dudley

Description: The Bullitt History of Medicine Club is going to have a busy April! Please join us for an additional April session in this year’s series of Bullitt Club Lectures Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 12:00 Noon, UNC Health Sciences Library, Room 527 Medicine’s Michelangelo: The Life and Art of Frank H. Netter, M.D. Francine Mary Netter […]

Bell Tower Toastmasters (Public Speaking & Leadership Practice)

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

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

Writing Medical Personal Statements Workshop

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: It is impossible to understate the importance of the personal statement on your application to a professional health school. Hear from Prehealth Advising, Princeton Review, and the Writing Center on what traits make up a strong personal statement…and what tropes to avoid.

Senior Night – Class of 2014

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Members of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Class of 2014 (age 21 and older) are invited to join the Student Friends of the Ackland Art Museum and the Senior Marshals for Senior Night at the Ackland. Enjoy food from local food trucks Will & Pop’s and Captain Poncho’s Tacos, drinks, great music, and impressive artwork as you mingle with […]

Ackland Film Forum: “Nashville” (1975, dir. Robert Altman)

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Location: Varsity Theatre

Cost: 4

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: This film is part of the Ackland Film Forum’s “American Comedy, American Democracy” series, devoted to the ways that Hollywood films have depicted the problems and possibilities of democracy. Co-presented with the UNC Global Cinema Studies Program. Over five days leading up to a political rally for Replacement Party candidate Hal Phillip Walker, the lives […]

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: The Alvin Ailey legacy continues with the extraordinary artistry of the company’s beautiful dancers, whose splendid technique and remarkable style, signature characteristics of the Ailey tradition, continue to dazzle audiences around the globe.

Business and Human Resources

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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.

Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of three days, learn how to better communicate your organization’s financial position. By the end of the seminar, you will be able to interpret financial statements, annual reports and understand financial terms such as liquidity and goodwill. Following are links to additional information on the Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers program: Program […]

Sweet Peas – Spring Babies (ages 3 & 4 with adult)

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 10.00

Contact: Unnamed Organizer

Description: Share a morning of discovery with your growing “sweet pea” and nurture their natural curiosity for the world around them. Each class will focus on a different nature theme, and may include stories, songs, mini-hikes, crafts, and puppets. Space is limited. No strollers or non-registered siblings, please.

Pen and Ink: Media Exploration

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 125

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Wednesdays, April 23, 30, May 7, 14 1:00 – 4:30pm This 4-week course is an in-depth exploration of drawing with ink, including exercises in creating texture with pen and ink and scratchboard. It also introduces the student to ink-wash, a bridge between watercolor and ink, stretching a student's grasp of value. New surfaces, such as drafting film and Yupo are introduced. Prerequisite: Pen & Ink Fee: $125 ($115 NCBG members)

So You Think You Want To Go to Medical School?

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Learn the basics of building a successful application to medical, dental, or optometry school. We’ll go through a brief rundown of prerequisites and timing in the application process, as well as what you can expect working with the Prehealth Advising Office.

Why Atheism?

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Cost: 8 - 800.962

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Chauncey Stillman Professor of Practical Ethics, Department of Philosophy, Duke University Esteemed philosopher Walter Sinnott-Armstrong will argue for the claim that no traditional God exists by reviewing and refuting common theological arguments. This lecture will feature an extended discussion session to allow for the airing of criticisms and fears of modern atheism.

After Five Bell Tower Toastmasters (Public Speaking & Leadership Practice)

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

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

Senior Etiquette Dinner

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: While pizza delivery and Chinese take-out are frequent college student favorites, graduation is a good time to brush up on your table manners as you prepare to enter the real world. University Career Services, the General Alumni Association and the Senior Marshals have teamed up to offer seniors a dining and professional etiquette experience during Senior Week. Enjoy a three-course […]

PlayMakers: Hold These Truths

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Location: Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre

Cost: 15 - 40

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: PlayMakers PRC2 Series presents the regional premiere of a new play by Jeanne Sakata. During World War II, University of Washington student Gordon Hirabayashi fought the US government’s orders to forcibly incarcerate all people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast, struggling to reconcile his country’s betrayal with his passionate belief in the Constitution. Based […]

Business and Human Resources

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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.

Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of three days, learn how to better communicate your organization’s financial position. By the end of the seminar, you will be able to interpret financial statements, annual reports and understand financial terms such as liquidity and goodwill. Following are links to additional information on the Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers program: Program […]

TraCS Registry Research Forum

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Location: Genome Science Building

Contact: NC TraCS Institute

Description: TraCS Registry Research Forum Sharing best practices, successes, and challenges of patient registry research at UNC DATE: Thursday, April 24, 2014 TIME: 7:30 – 8:30 AM LOCATION: Brinkhous-Bullitt Room 219 Agenda 1. Key design principles of patient registries: Conversation based on a Scotland cystic fibrosis registry described in “The How (and Why) of Disease Registers” […]

Board of Visitors “Office Hours”

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: The third Board of Visitors “Office Hours” will take place on Thursday, April 24, from 1-4 pm in Hanes Hall. Sixteen members of the Board of Visitors (BOV) will conduct one-on-one informational interviews with students to discuss their industry areas, how to break into their respective fields, advice for finding jobs and internships, and make […]

UCS Senior Sendoff!

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Location: Old Well

Contact: University Career Services

Description: UCS Senior Sendoff! Free professional photos of seniors in their caps and gowns in front of the Old Well Free Ben and Jerry’s for all graduating seniors Join UCS as we help celebrate this exciting time in your life….

Graduate Student Recognition Celebration

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Location: Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Contact: The Graduate School/University Career Services

Description: Every spring, The Graduate School has the distinct honor of hosting an event to formally recognize Carolina graduate students who have made exceptional contributions within research, academic life, community service and leadership during the academic year. That event is the Graduate Student Recognition Celebration, and the 2014 event will be held on April 24 at […]

Gallery Tour: Imagining the U.S. Civil War

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: 5:00 pm Reception 5:30 pm Program Students from Professor Eliza Richards’s undergraduate English literature 1852-1900 give a gallery tour of their class-curated exhibition.

Opening Reception for “Parts of the Sum: MFA 2014”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Please join us for the opening reception for Parts of the Sum: MFA 2014, an exhibition examining dynamics between individual items and the notion of a “whole” by exhibiting works that divide, reduce, combine, or collide material elements. Rather than neatly coming together like a puzzle that forms one definite image, the works on view highlight the […]

Community-Based Health Care: From Haiti to Chicago

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Location: Genome Science Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Mark Peifer

Description: On Thursday April 24 at 7 pm Dr. Evan Lyon, of Partners in Health and the University of Chicago, will present a public talk entitled.  “Community Based Health Care:  From Haiti to Chicago”.  This will take place in Coker Hall Room 201 on the UNC campus.  Partners in Health is a world leader in bring […]

Senior Class Last Lecture

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Contact: C. Hawkins

Description: Enjoy an evening with fellow seniors as we reflect back on our time at Carolina, receive advice for the future and take in the campus sights all around us that we have come to know and love. Lois Boynton, associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, was selected to share her parting advice during […]

Business and Human Resources

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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.

Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers

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Location: Rizzo Conference Center

Cost: 3700

Contact: Lauren Garris

Description: Over the course of three days, learn how to better communicate your organization’s financial position. By the end of the seminar, you will be able to interpret financial statements, annual reports and understand financial terms such as liquidity and goodwill. Following are links to additional information on the Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers program: Program […]

Faculty Council

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Contact: Kathryn Turner

Description: Meeting of the Faculty Council at Wilson Library in the Pleasants Room on April 25, 2014 from 3-5pm. Agenda and meeting materials are available in advance at faccoun.unc.edu.

Priceless Gem Tour: Springtime in Coker Arborteum

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: FREE

Contact: Missy Julian-Fox

Description: Springtime in Coker Arboretum, with natural science educator, Grant Parkin of the N.C. Botanical Garden.  The arboretum has occupied a treasured corner of Chapel Hill since William Coker, Carolina’s first professor of botany – and chair of buildings and grounds – lovingly laid out his plan for an outdoor classroom of native North Carolina plants […]

Reflecting on Japanese Internment during World War II

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Location: Genome Science Building

Cost: Please visit our website for cost details.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Featuring PlayMakers Repertory Company’s PRC2 production of Hold These Truths Japanese internment camps have long been a subject of controversy.  Over one hundred thousand Japanese men, women, and children—the majority of whom were American citizens—were removed from their hometowns across the American West and relocated to camps under the watchful eye of the government. No […]

Reflecting on Japanese Internment during World War II

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Location: Genome Science Building

Cost: Please visit our website for cost details.

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Featuring PlayMakers Repertory Company’s PRC2 production of Hold These Truths Japanese internment camps have long been a subject of controversy.  Over one hundred thousand Japanese men, women, and children—the majority of whom were American citizens—were removed from their hometowns across the American West and relocated to camps under the watchful eye of the government. No […]

Spring Flora

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Cost: 125

Contact: North Carolina Botanical Garden

Description: Saturdays, March 15, April 5, 12, 26 1:30 – 4:30 pm This course is intended for a broad audience, as well as for students who are enrolled in either of the NCBG certificate programs. Field trips and exercises provide experience in the use of identification keys and recognition of plants in a natural setting. No prerequisite Fee: $125 ($115 NCBG members)