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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.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

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

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Location: 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: 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 […]

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.

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 […]

‘Q for the Kids

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Location: Kenan Flagler Business School

Cost: 15 - 40

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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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.

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.

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 […]

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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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.

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.