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Spring Commencement

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Location: Unnamed Venue

Contact: University Registrar

Description: Brooke Baldwin, CNN news anchor and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver the Commencement address at the University on May 14 in Kenan Stadium. Baldwin, who anchors the 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. weekday edition of CNN Newsroom, joined the network in 2008 as a reporter and took […]

Mother’s Day Walk at Mason Farm

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Sunday, May 14; 2-4:30 p.m. · Ed Harrison, Naturalist $15 ($12 Members) Take your mother for a turn around the Mason Farm Biological Reserve’s “old farm trail” as Harrison points out wildflowers and discusses local diversity conservation.

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, […]

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 […]

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.

Humanities Happy Hour: Scottish Highland Heritage in the Carolinas: From Emigration to Outlander

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Technology Lead for the Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative, Michael Newton at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on May 17 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Newton will discuss Scottish culture and heritage in North Carolina. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and […]

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 attendance. High school and transfer students may […]

Join the Conquest: Meet the Researchers

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Location: UNC Hospital

Cost: Free

Contact: NC TraCS Institute

Description: Stop by and meet some of the researchers from Join the Conquest. Join the Conquest is a program run by the NC TraCS Institute, the research hub of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program at Carolina, centered on the recruitment and education of patients for clinical trials at UNC-Chapel Hill. It seeks […]

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 attendance. High school and transfer students may […]

Butterflies in Colored Pencil

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Linda Koffenberger, Artist Friday, May 19; 1-4:30 p.m. · $41 ($37 Members) Learn to draw with colored pencils using North Carolina’s many butterflies as a reference. Students can purchase drawing materials or borrow them for the course.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the James J. Gallagher Conference Room

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Location: Frank Porter Graham Child Development Center

Description: The Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute is inviting friends, colleagues, and all others to attend a special ceremony honoring the life and legacy of Dr. James J. Gallagher. Dr. Gallagher was a psychologist, teacher, and seminal researcher, who worked for over 60 years on behalf of children and youth with developmental disabilities, children with […]

Local Deciduous Trees

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Stefan Bloodworth, Curator, Blomquist Garden of Native Plants, Duke Gardens Saturdays May 13, 20; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. · $65 ($55 Members) Learn about common deciduous trees, how to identify them, and why they grow where they do. Includes time outdoors walking in the Garden and on the Piedmont Nature Trails.