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My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.

Hear Our Voices: North Carolina

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Location: UNC School of Social Work

Contact: UNC School of Social Work

Description: Students have collected written, audio, and video interviews, as well as art and photographs from North Carolinians. The goal of this installation is to amplify the voices of participants who want to share their experience at this time, at this place, and with a wider audience.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

French Language Lunch

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Location: Weathervane Restaurant

Cost: 20

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Pre-Registration Required Featuring Jessica Tanner, Assistant Professor of French Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short […]

Yoga in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 5

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Yoga in the Galleries 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. SEE FOR YOURSELF! […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 5

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Tai Chi in the Galleries 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, […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Public Speaking & Leadership: Bell Tower Toastmasters Club

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

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

EARTH DAY Green Building Tour: LEED Platinum Education Center

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Cindy Shea, UNC Sustainability Director Tuesday, April 18; 12-1 p.m. · Free, preregistration required Join us for a behind-the-scenes presentation and tour of North Carolina’s first state-owned LEED Platinum building. Learn about the James and Delight Allen Education Center’s energy conservation, renewable energy use, stormwater management systems and site appropriate landscaping.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Critical Speaker Series: Tiffany Stern

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: David John Baker

Description: Tiffany Stern of Royal Holloway, University of London, will give a talk, “Singing Plays and Playing Songs – Ballads and Plays in the Time of Shakespeare,” at 3:30 p.m. April 18 in the Toy Lounge of Dey Hall, part of The Critical Speaker Series of the department of English and comparative literature. Stern will discuss […]

On the Study of Jews of Color

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Location: Dey Hall

Contact: Carolina Center for Jewish Studies

Description: NOTE: this event is rescheduled for April 18, 5:30pm, Dey Hall Toy Lounge LEWIS GORDON, (University of Connecticut) will discuss how stories of the Jewish people are told in a way that ignores what we have been for most of our history: people of color.  This talk will explore the circumstances that have led to […]

Behzod Abduraimov, piano

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Location: Moeser Auditorium

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Uzbek pianist Behzod Abduraimov’s electric performances have established him as a forerunner in the new generation of classical instrumentalists. From crystalline delicacy to thundering power, his preternatural command of the keyboard sends chills down the spine as he plunges into the underworld of the score at hand. Past appearances include the Prokofiev Piano Concerto cycle […]

My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.

Great Books Reading Group: One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Pre-Registration Required Juan Carlos González Espitia, Associate Professor, Romance Studies Tuesdays, April 18 and 25, 2017 Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Flyleaf Books for a robust discussion of classic texts.  This semester, we are hosting one to three sessions per book.   Every participant will receive a copy of the book before the first session.  […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Coastal Resilience Center Speakers Series: David Hill and Andy Fox – “Disasters and Design”

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Location: New East

Cost: Free

Contact: Coastal Resilience Center

Description: David Hill (Professor – Architecture) and Andy Fox (Associate Professor – Landscape Architecture), N.C. State University – “Disasters and Design” Professors Andy Fox and David Hill will discuss their work at the NCSU School of Design, to include their Coastal Dynamics Lab and post-Hurricane Matthew work in Eastern North Carolina. This includes an overview of […]

Bluets: Preschoolers Exploring Nature

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: WEDNESDAYS, MARCH 15 – APRIL 26 (6 sessions; NO CLASS 3/29); 1:30–3:30 P.M. · $105 ($95 MEMBERS) Ages 4-5. Preschoolers will “dig in” to the vegetable garden, dip in the pond for tadpoles, observe birds up-close and more through hands-on activities, outdoor exploration, stories, crafts and group play. Healthy snack provided. NOTE: This is a […]

Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection Every Wednesday at 2:00 PM, a free, 30-minute docent-led tour enables visitors to explore the Ackland Art Museum collection with a guide. Meet at the visitor services desk in the Ackland’s lobby and experience the Ackland in a new way! Free. No reservation needed.

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Critical Speaker Series: Tiffany Stern

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Location: Greenlaw Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: David John Baker

Description: Tiffany Stern of Royal Holloway, University of London, will give a seminar, “Dumb Shows and the Invention of Stage Directions,” at 3:30 p.m. April 19 in the Donovan Lounge of Greenlaw Hall, part of The Critical Speaker Series of the department of English and comparative literature. Stern will discuss “Singing Plays and Playing Songs – Ballads and […]

Art Library New Acquisitions Event Featuring Book Artist Leslie Smith

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: Book artist Leslie Smith will be the featured speaker at the Sloane Art Library’s New Acquisitions event on Wednesday, April 19, at 5:45 p.m. Several of the Art Library’s special acquisitions from the past two years will be on view. Smith, who holds an MLS from UNC and an MFA from the Center for the […]

Humanities Happy Hour: Brazil After the Olympics

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Lecturer in Portuguese, Frederico Castelloes at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on April 19 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Castelloes will discuss what happened in Brazil after the Olympics. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and a little bit of knowledge!

Hillard Gold ’39 Lecture – “Preparing to be Uncomfortable: A Conversation with Financial Executive Vanessa Wittman”

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Location: McColl Building

Cost: Free

Description: Hillard Gold Whitman Flyer v4 PRESS (003)Vanessa Wittman, a top financial executive with strong public and private company experience, most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Dropbox Inc. She went to Dropbox in early 2015 from Motorola Mobility, a Google company, where she served as Senior Vice President and CFO. Prior to Google, she […]

My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.

Board of Visitors Spring 17 Meeting

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Location: Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Contact: University Development

Description: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Visitors is an active group of volunteers, assisting the Board of Trustees and Chancellor in a range of activities that help advance the University, including public relations, government relations and fund raising. But most important, Board of Visitors members serve as ambassadors, informing members of […]

Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 20

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Carolina Connections Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life THURSDAYS APRIL 13, MAY 4 & 11. 10 AM–NOON INSTRUCTOR: RICHARD KRAWIEC A famous writer once said, “Listen to your life; all moments are key moments”. In this fun and supportive – yet challenging – class, you will learn how to draw on the “material” of your life to […]

Daytime Enrichment Course: Surprising Allies: The President and the Young African-American Congresswoman

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 10

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Carolina Connections Daytime Enrichment Course: Surprising Allies: The President and the Young African-American Congresswoman THURSDAY APRIL 20, 10 AM–NOON INSTRUCTOR: ROBERT PORTER Explore the backgrounds of and the encounters between two politicians from the South: President Lyndon B. Johnson and Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, the latter a hero of the Watergate years. What did these two political figures have in […]

Daytime Enrichment Course: Global Issues

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 10

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Carolina Connections Daytime Enrichment Course: Global Issues THURSDAY APRIL 20, 10 AM–NOON INSTRUCTOR: Hélène Ducros This course provides an overview of key global issues today and examines the relationship between them. We will focus on a number of specific themes with particular attention to cultural, economic, political, and social patterns: global institutions and conceptions of “development”, environmental […]

Board of Visitors Spring Meeting

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Contact: University Development

Description: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Visitors is an active group of volunteers, assisting the Board of Trustees and Chancellor in a range of activities that help advance the University, including public relations, government relations and fund raising. But most important, Board of Visitors members serve as ambassadors, informing members of […]

Book Review: Thirty Year Plan

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Nicolette Cagle, Ecologist Thursday, April 20; 12-2 p.m. · $15 ($14 Members) Celebrate Earth Day! Bring your lunch and join us for a book discussion of Thirty Year Plan, a collection of essays imagining the necessary way forward for humans to live happily, sustainably and redeemably on earth.

Research Ethics Grand Rounds

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Location: Brinkhous-Bullitt Building

Contact: Center for Bioethics

Description: Ethical Issues in Environmental Exposure Studies Research Ethics Grand Rounds Daniel Nelson, JD, is Director of the Human Research Protocol Office for the National Health and Environmental Effects Research Lab (NHEERL), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). He is also Adjunct Professor of Social Medicine and Pediatrics, and Faculty Associate in the Center for Bioethics at the […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

Annual Graduate Student Recognition Celebration

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Location: George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Contact: The Graduate School

Description: 19th Annual Graduate Student Recognition Celebration 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. The Graduate Student Recognition Celebration will be held on April 20, 2017 at […]

Board of Visitors (BOV) Distinguished Alumni Panel and Networking Event

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Location: 239a/b Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Interested in learning more about careers in Banking, Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Technology, Environmental Studies, Law, or Real Estate? Do you want to connect with and learn from UNC alumni who want to help fellow Tar Heels like you?   Then please join us for an our Board of Visitors (BOV) Distinguished Alumni Panel and Networking event: […]

‘Q for the Kids

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Location: Kenan Flagler Business School

Cost: 15 - 40

Contact: No Kid Hungry NC

Description: UNC's EATS 101 Class is hosting a barbecue to raise support for No Kid Hungry NC at the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention.

Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection Select Thursdays at 5:30 PM, a free, 30-minute docent-led tour enables visitors to explore the Ackland Art Museum collection with a guide. Meet at the visitor services desk in the Ackland’s lobby and experience the Ackland in a new way! Free. No reservation needed.

Create Knowledge at Wikipedia Edit-a-thons: Art + Feminism

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: March and April offer six chances to participate in Wikipedia edit-a-thons on a variety of topics. At each event, participants will make improvements to Wikipedia in a fun, collaborative environment. Librarians, faculty, and library science students will be on hand to offer help with research and with Wikipedia editing. No experience is necessary; just bring […]

What’s the Big Idea? Series | Session 2: Rethinking Aging: Growing Old and Living Well in an Overtreated Society

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 10

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: The Friday Center’s “What’s the Big Idea?” series returns this spring! The number of people 65 and over is expected to explode in the coming decades. Our rapidly aging population creates challenges, opportunities and new expectations for old age. Engage in discussion with leading experts on aging as they share research and perspectives from a demographic, business, health, […]

Scholarship Series: Defiant Requiem – Verdi Requiem at Terezín

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Location: Memorial Hall

Cost: 5 - 10

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: Get Tickets Now Hosted by the UNC Department of Music and co-sponsored by the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies April 20, 7:30 pm Memorial Hall Defiant Requiem: Verdi Requiem at Terezín UNC Symphony Orchestra, Carolina Choir, Chamber Singers, Men’s and Women’s Glee Clubs, soloists Louise Toppin, Mary Gayle Greene, Timothy Sparks, Marc Callahan, actors Vivienne […]

My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.

Writer’s Discussion Series: Paulette A. Ramsay

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Location: Bulls Head Bookshop

Cost: Free

Description: Paulette Ramsay’s study analyses cultural and literary material produced by Afro-Mexicans on the Costa Chica de Guerrero y Oaxaca, Mexico, to undermine and overturn claims of mestizaje or Mexican homogeneity. The interdisciplinary research draws on several theoretical constructs: cultural studies, linguistic anthropology, masculinity studies, gender studies, feminist criticisms, and broad postcolonial and postmodernist theories, especially […]

Board of Visitors Spring 17 Meeting

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Location: Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center

Contact: University Development

Description: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Visitors is an active group of volunteers, assisting the Board of Trustees and Chancellor in a range of activities that help advance the University, including public relations, government relations and fund raising. But most important, Board of Visitors members serve as ambassadors, informing members of […]

Board of Visitors Spring Meeting

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Contact: University Development

Description: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Board of Visitors is an active group of volunteers, assisting the Board of Trustees and Chancellor in a range of activities that help advance the University, including public relations, government relations and fund raising. But most important, Board of Visitors members serve as ambassadors, informing members of […]

Carolina Gender, War and Culture Project and Series – Registration Required

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Location: Pleasants Room, Wilson Library

Contact: Karen Hagemann

Description: Carolina Gender, War and Culture Project and Series  in collaboration with the University of North Carolina, Department of History UNC Chapel Hill, Research Computing and Learning Technologies UNC WORKSHOP To launch GWonline the Bibliography, Filmography, and Webography on Gender, War and the Western World since 1600 WHAT IS DIGITAL HUMANITIES? Friday, April 21, 2017 2:00 […]

17th Annual Czech Studies Workshop

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Organized by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies. Hosted by the University Libraries. FRIDAY • APRIL 21 Location: Davis Library, Room 214 10:30 AM • Narratives of Injustice and Suffering Karen Uslin, (Rowan University), “Culture Under the Gallows: Reflections on Music from Terezin” Rachel Schaff, (University of Minnesota), “The Melodramatic Consciousness: Historicizing […]

Symposium on Information for Social Good

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Location: Manning Hall

Contact: School of Information and Library Science

Description: The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is sponsoring the 2017 Symposium on Information for Social Good on Friday, April 21, from 8:30 am-12:00 pm. The symposium is open to the public and will include panel discussions and a poster session focused on the theme “Access, Equity, & Action.” More information and the […]

Triangle Resilience Student Research Symposium

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Location: Biltmore Conference Room, 5th floor, Europa Building

Cost: 25.00

Contact: Carolina Hazards and Resilience Planners

Description: The Carolina Hazards and Resilience Planners are hosting the Triangle Resilience Student Research Symposium all day on Friday, April 21, at the Europa Center in Chapel Hill. The event will serve as a way for graduate students from UNC, Duke and NC State to present their research, connect across the universities and prepare for a career in the field, with panels and breakout […]

Welcome to Carolina: Tour Campus with UNC Visitors’ Center

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

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

SILS Project Fair

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Location: Manning Hall

Contact: School of Information and Library Science

Description: The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will host its third annual Project Fair on Friday, April 21, from 12:00 PM-2:00 PM in Manning Hall, Garden Level. The campus community is invited to see posters and interactive demonstrations showcasing the work of SILS undergraduate and master’s students. A panel will review the presentations […]

Art History Colloquium: Jenny Tone-Pah-Hote, American Studies

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Location: Peabody Hall

Contact: Tania C. String

Description: Jenny Tone-Pah-Hote’s research interests center upon American Indian history, material, and expressive culture. Her current project, a book manuscript based on her dissertation, entitled “Envisioning Nationhood: Kiowa Expressive Culture 1875-1939,” argues that expressive culture (beadwork, metalwork, painting, and dance) is a vital location through which the Kiowa, a tribe in Oklahoma have created, maintained, and reformulated the boundaries and bonds of their nation.

Spring Flora

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Milo Pyne, Plant Ecologist Fridays March 10, 17; April 7, 21; 1-4:30 p.m. · $130 ($117 Members) Learn to recognize plants and gain experience using identification keys in a natural setting through field trips and exercises. Field sessions may involve moderate off-trail hiking.

Priceless Gem Tour Series – Native Narrative Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Visitors’ Center

Description: Each academic year, UNC Visitors’ Center hosts a special series of campus tours—the Priceless Gems—in addition to its regular tours about Carolina’s mission and history, traditions, legends and landmarks.These special on-campus walking tours are led by experts on specific aspects of Carolina History. The tour is free, open to the public, and lasts about an hour to an-hour-and-a-half. […]

Maynard Adams Symposium on the Humanities: The Power of Emotions in Personal and Public Life

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: April 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm We are pleased to announce a new annual Symposium in honor of the distinguished UNC philosopher Maynard Adams (1919-2003).  This first “Adams Symposium” will feature a keynote address by Martha C. Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago […]

My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.

Shemekia Copeland

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Location: Memorial Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: Whether she’s belting out a raucous blues-rocker, firing up a blistering soul-shouter, bringing the spirit to a gospel-fueled R&B rave-up or digging deep down into a subtle, country-tinged ballad, Shemekia Copeland sounds like no one else. With a voice that is alternately sultry, assertive and roaring, her wide-open vision of contemporary blues, roots and soul music showcases a passionate artist […]

Carolina Bluegrass Band

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: Join the Carolina Bluegrass Band Friday night April 21 in Moeser Auditorium as they present their Spring concert. This semester’s show features songs from the pioneers of Bluegrass, including Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, The Stanley Brothers, Jimmy Martin and The Osborne Brothers, as well as selections from The Dillards, J.D. Crowe, Doc Watson, The Steeldrivers, Dolly […]

17th Annual Czech Studies Workshop

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Organized by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies. Hosted by the University Libraries. FRIDAY • APRIL 21 Location: Davis Library, Room 214 10:30 AM • Narratives of Injustice and Suffering Karen Uslin, (Rowan University), “Culture Under the Gallows: Reflections on Music from Terezin” Rachel Schaff, (University of Minnesota), “The Melodramatic Consciousness: Historicizing […]

Maynard Adams Symposium on the Humanities: The Power of Emotions in Personal and Public Life

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: April 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm We are pleased to announce a new annual Symposium in honor of the distinguished UNC philosopher Maynard Adams (1919-2003).  This first “Adams Symposium” will feature a keynote address by Martha C. Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago […]

2017 UNC Science Expo

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Location: Campus – Cameron Avenue

Contact: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Description: The 2017 UNC Science Expo is a free, family-friendly event offering more than 100 fascinating exhibits with hands-on experiments, riveting demonstrations, laboratory tours, stage entertainment and much more! This NC Science Festival signature event showcasing the wonders of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is a partnership between Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, the University […]

Ackland Art Museum Tour: Flora and Fauna

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Explore the Ackland’s Collection Museum Tour: Flora and Fauna Enjoy a free, 30-minute docent-led tour of works of art in the Flora and Fauna exhibition.  Meet at the visitor services desk in the Ackland’s lobby and experience the Ackland in a new way! Free. No reservation needed.  

Earth Day Garden Party

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: SATURDAY, APRIL 22; 1–2:15 PM · $10 ($8 MEMBERS) NO FEE FOR ACCOMPANYING ADULT Ages 5 & up with accompanying adult. Celebrate Earth Day the natural way, with a vegetable garden party! We will plant and harvest spring veggies, learn about all of the “ingredients” for good soil and get up-close with worms and other […]

Monoprinting with Leaves and Grasses

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Susan Fecho, Artist Saturday, April 22; 2-4 p.m. · $45 ($40.50 Members) Create unique monoprints using leaves, grasses and natural materials alongside water-based paint, markers and ink to make designs on paper and fabric.

Honey Bee Hive Tour at CCCG

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Anne Cabell, Bee Hobbyist Saturday, April 22; 2-3 p.m. · Free, preregistration required Come learn about one of the world’s most fascinating insects and explore a real live hive at the Carolina Campus Community Garden.

Oxfam America on Immigration

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Location: Hamilton Hall

Contact: Oxfam America at UNC-CH

Description: Anthropology faculty Dr. Angela Stuesse and Dr. Colin West will present their research on immigration in different regions of the world and local restaurant-owner, chef, activist, and immigrant Vimala Rajendran (Executive Chef of Vimala's Curryblossom Café) will weave together her personal stories and work she has been involved with since immigrating to the United States from India.

Ackland Art Museum Tour: Color Across Asia

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Explore the Ackland’s Collection Museum Tour: Color Across Asia Enjoy a free, 30-minute docent-led tour of works of art in the Color Across Asia exhibition.  Meet at the visitor services desk in the Ackland’s lobby and experience the Ackland in a new way! Free. No reservation needed.

My Fair Lady

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: THE MOST “LOVERLY” MUSICAL OF THEM ALL Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.