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John and June Allcott Gallery: disproduction

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Kimberly English

Description: In their first collaborative endeavor, Kimberly English and Carley Zarzeka combine their shared interests in labor and process. disproduction is a call, an answer, an invitation, to be futile. Tension between calculation and mischief transforms dignity of space – leaving one in an accumulation of what is, pondering what could have been, what was, and what is for naught. The dance of push, pull simultaneously destroys and manifests this soft world that we inhabit. Defying folded order by wreaking minuscule destructions places the viewer in both a game and a grieving.

Jane Austen Summer Program

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Location: Chapel Hill Campus

Contact: Department of English and Comparative Literature

Description: The Jane Austen Summer Program is excited to announce its 2017 symposium, “200 Years of Persuasion.” The fifth annual event will take place June 15-18 in Carrboro and Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Participants will have the opportunity to hear expert speakers and participate in discussion groups each day, as well as join in a Regency […]

John and June Allcott Gallery: disproduction

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Kimberly English

Description: In their first collaborative endeavor, Kimberly English and Carley Zarzeka combine their shared interests in labor and process. disproduction is a call, an answer, an invitation, to be futile. Tension between calculation and mischief transforms dignity of space – leaving one in an accumulation of what is, pondering what could have been, what was, and what is for naught. The dance of push, pull simultaneously destroys and manifests this soft world that we inhabit. Defying folded order by wreaking minuscule destructions places the viewer in both a game and a grieving.

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 […]

Yoga in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Maira Avilas

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. SEE FOR YOURSELF: Watch a video about Yoga […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Maira Avilas

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 […]

Jazz Workshop opening concert, featuring Marimjazzia

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Location: Polk Place

Description: OPENING OUTDOOR CONCERT – WILSON LIBRARY (Bring lawn chairs, blanket, and picnic) (Back up location in case of rain – Moeser Auditorium) Marimjazzia – Led by percussionist, Juan Alamo (Juan Alamo, marimba, Pete Kimosh, bass, Beverly Botsford, percussion, Brevan Hampden, drums, Stephen Anderson, piano) See the full schedule.

John and June Allcott Gallery: disproduction

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Kimberly English

Description: In their first collaborative endeavor, Kimberly English and Carley Zarzeka combine their shared interests in labor and process. disproduction is a call, an answer, an invitation, to be futile. Tension between calculation and mischief transforms dignity of space – leaving one in an accumulation of what is, pondering what could have been, what was, and what is for naught. The dance of push, pull simultaneously destroys and manifests this soft world that we inhabit. Defying folded order by wreaking minuscule destructions places the viewer in both a game and a grieving.

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 […]

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 […]

Summer Jazz Workshop: 360ᵒ Jazz Initiative

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: The Summer Jazz Workshop will hold its second concert on Tuesday, June 20 in the James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall. It features the 360ᵒ Jazz Initiative and is free and open to the public. The 360ᵒ Jazz Initiative is made up of Jim Ketch, trumpet; Aaron Hill, tenor saxophone; Scott Sawyer, guitar; Stephen Anderson, […]

John and June Allcott Gallery: disproduction

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Kimberly English

Description: In their first collaborative endeavor, Kimberly English and Carley Zarzeka combine their shared interests in labor and process. disproduction is a call, an answer, an invitation, to be futile. Tension between calculation and mischief transforms dignity of space – leaving one in an accumulation of what is, pondering what could have been, what was, and what is for naught. The dance of push, pull simultaneously destroys and manifests this soft world that we inhabit. Defying folded order by wreaking minuscule destructions places the viewer in both a game and a grieving.

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 […]

Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Jenny Marvel

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.

Freedom of the Press in Contemporary America

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: featuring Mary-Rose Papandrea, Professor of Law In a world of “fake news” and the mainstream media being portrayed as an “enemy of the people,” we pause to consider the role of a free press in America and its difficult position in an increasingly diverse world of information. Join law professor Mary-Rose Papandrea as she discusses […]

Summer Jazz Workshop: Jerald Shynette/Gregg Gelb Ensemble featuring Kate McGarry, vocals

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: The Summer Jazz Workshop will host a concert on Wednesday, June 21 featuring the Jerald Shynette (trombone)/Gregg Gelb (tenor saxophone) Ensemble with featured vocalist, Kate McGarry. Dan Davis (drums), Jeffry Eckels (bass), and Stephen Anderson (piano) round out the ensemble. The concert is free and open to the public and will be held in the […]

John and June Allcott Gallery: disproduction

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Kimberly English

Description: In their first collaborative endeavor, Kimberly English and Carley Zarzeka combine their shared interests in labor and process. disproduction is a call, an answer, an invitation, to be futile. Tension between calculation and mischief transforms dignity of space – leaving one in an accumulation of what is, pondering what could have been, what was, and what is for naught. The dance of push, pull simultaneously destroys and manifests this soft world that we inhabit. Defying folded order by wreaking minuscule destructions places the viewer in both a game and a grieving.

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 […]

Bee Downtown

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Leigh-Kathryn Bonner, CEO, Bee Downtown Thursday, June 22; 12-1 p.m. · Free, preregistration required Learn about how the company Bee Downtown is using urban beekeeping to rebuild healthy honey bee populations and how the local community can join together to help create a lasting change in the world through beekeeping and pollinator education.

Lethal Aid & Human Security: Exploring Impact of Military Assistance to Fragile States & Nonstate Actors

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Location: Gerrard Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Patricia Sullivan

Description: Thursday June 22, 5 pm Gerrard Hall, 226 East Cameron Ave, UNC at Chapel Hill Security assistance–providing weapons, training, advising, and other forms of assistance to state and non-state armed forces–is playing an increasing role in US security strategy. How does the provision of military assistance impact governance, human security, and peacebuilding in fragile states? […]

Summer Jazz Workshop: NC Jazz Repertory Orchestra featuring Kathy Gelb, vocals

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: The Summer Jazz Workshop will hold a concert on Thursday, June 22 in the James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall. It will feature Kathy Gelb on vocals with the North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra, directed by Jim Ketch, and is free and open to the public. The concert will also feature Kobie Watkins, drums; Jason […]

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 […]

Summer Jazz Workshop: Student Combos Concert

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: The 2017 Summer Jazz Workshop will conclude with a concert featuring the student combos on Friday, June 23 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public and will be held in the James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall.

Contemporary Transformation of World Politics

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Location: Chapel Hill Campus

Description: 2016 was a year of incredible change in the United States and around the world. This seminar will explore how new political realities are influencing elections, domestic and foreign policy, and trade, and how governments and people are responding to them. From the populism that influenced “Brexit” and the 2016 US presidential election, to the […]

Native Plant Gardening: Maintenance and Techniques

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Lauri Lawson, Horticulturist Saturdays June 17 and 24; 1:30-3:30 p.m. · $48 ($43 Members) Learn the basics of gardening with native plants, from thoughtful plant choices to waterwise irrigation methods, and gain experience in techniques like pruning, timely cutting back and non-toxic pest control that will make your garden an enjoyable experience and a welcome […]

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, June 24; 2-3 p.m. · Free, preregistration required   In honor of National Pollinator Week, NCBG is offering a free bee hive tour at the Carolina Campus Community Garden (CCCG). Come learn about one of the world’s most fascinating insects and explore a real live hive.

Moth Night

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Stephen Hall, Landscape Ecologist Saturday, June 24: 9-10:30 p.m. · $12 ($11 Members) Observe these diverse, colorful and ecologically important organisms in their natural habitat. Blacklights and baiting are used to sample moth populations. Bring your cameras!