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PlayMakers: INTIMATE APPAREL

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: Esther sews elegant intimates for high society and fallen women alike, fashioning an independent path in her search for love and respect. INTIMATE APPAREL, by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, is a compelling look at the joys and sorrows of an African-American seamstress told against the rich tapestry of 1905 New York. “quietly subversive … […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

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 […]

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 […]

Yiddish Performances by Holocaust Survivors

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Contact: Carolina Center for Jewish Studies

Description: JEFFREY SHANDLER (Rutgers University), will explore the USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive—the largest collection of videotaped interviews with Holocaust survivors—which includes hundreds of interviews conducted entirely or partially in Yiddish. In dozens of these videos, survivors sing a song or recite a poem in the language, in the course of recounting their life histories.  […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

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 […]

Creating Your Personal brand for Kenan-Flagler Business School Entrance

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Each of us establishes our own unique set of goals and working definition of success.  But how do you get from where you are now to where you want to be?  What’s your next step?  How can my experiences help to craft a strong personal brand?  This workshop will help you identify a path based […]

Mapping Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century Paris

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: February 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Featuring Jessica Tanner, Assistant Professor of French In nineteenth-century Paris, administrators saw the regulation of prostitution as a means of imposing order in a rapidly evolving city. By plotting spaces from brothels to boulevards, novelists likewise turned to prostitution to make sense of Paris in their fictions. Carolina’s […]

Carolina Skies: Valentine’s Day Edition

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Location: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Cost: 8.00

Contact: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Description: Friday, Feb. 10 (UNC 2-for-1 discount with UNC OneCard) 8 p.m. Buy tickets to Friday’s show here. Saturday, Feb. 11 8 p.m. Buy tickets to Saturday’s show here. Tuesday, Feb. 14 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Buy tickets to Tuesday’s show here. Ever hear the phrase, “I love you to the moon and back?” Well, […]

Great Books Reading Group: Beloved by Tony Morrison

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Pre-Registration Required Tuesdays, February 7 and 14, 2017 with Danielle Christmas, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature 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 […]

Spoken Word/Spoken Justice: A Festival of Spoken Word Performance

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Location: Studio 6, Swain Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: The Process Series

Description: The UNC Process Series in association with the Department of Communication presents Spoken Word/Spoken Justice, a three-day long festival of new long-form works featuring stirring solo performances by internationally renowned spoken word artists Kane Smego, Mohammad Moussa, Jamila Reddy, CJ Suitt, and Jaclyn Gilstrap, with a special skyped in appearance by recent Rotary Peace Fellow Will […]

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 […]

Preschoolers Exploring Nature

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Wednesdays, September 21 – November 9 (8 sessions); 1:30-3:30 p.m. • $135 ($120 Members) Wednesdays, January 25 – February 15 (4 sessions); 1:30-3:30 p.m. • $72 ($64 Members) Ages 4-5. Learning comes naturally during this fun-filled series that fosters a sense of wonder for nature and science. Join us for hands-on activities, outdoor explorations, stories, […]

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 […]

Industry Night: Careers in STEM Fields

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Location: Graham 109

Contact: University Career Services

Description: There’s much more you can do in a STEM field besides the traditional paths.  Don’t believe us? Meet local professionals to find out about the many careers that exist in STEM.  Refreshments will be served.  Business Casual attire recommended.  RSVP preferred through Careerolina.

Humanities Happy Hour: Humanitarian Aid in Haiti

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Medical Director, Internal Medicine Clinic, Elizabeth Greig at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on February 15 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Greig will discuss the status of humanitarian aid in Haiti after recent disasters in Haiti. Come raise a glass with one […]

Career Peer Event: Focus Your Love 2 Your Career

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Location: Anne Queen Lounge, Campus Y

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Do you often wonder whether your major and career could actually lead to happiness?  Do you love playing games and winning free swag?  If so, come out to University Career Services’ ‘Focus your Love 2 your Career’ event, hosted by your student representatives, Career Peers. You’ll participate in interactive stations that simulate a career assessment […]

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 […]

Leon Botstein | The 23rd Annual Mary Stevens Reckford Lecture in European Studies

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Location: Graham Memorial

Cost: Free

Contact: Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Description: Conductor, musicologist and Bard College President Leon Botstein will deliver the lecture “Sounding Forms: What Music and Its Practice Reveal about Modern European History.” Exploring the character of music in the 19th and early 20th centuries, Botstein examines its rhetoric, structure, logic, and qualities in an effort to see what the culture of active participation […]

UNC Jazz Faculty and Charanga Carolina

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Location: Moeser Auditorium

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: UNC Jazz Faculty and Charanga Carolina perform with artist-in-residence Dayna Stephens, tenor saxophone, as part of the 2017 Carolina Jazz Festival. 

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 […]

Global Grads Lunch and Learn: Communicating with Employers

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Location: Graduate Student Center

Contact: University Career Services

Description: The Global Grad series focuses on support for international graduate students.  Participants will learn: How to present yourself to employers How to follow up after the initial meeting/connection How to network at a conference Questions to ask to continue the conversation Lunch will be provided so please REGISTER by Monday, February 13, 2017!

Connecting your Interests to Majors & Careers + Skills Assessment

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: How do your interests match potential majors and careers? How do your values, personality, and skills play a role in your career exploration process? Attend this hands-on, activity based workshop to learn about UCS resources available to help you figure it out. Taking advantage of these resources will assist you in building self-awareness of your […]

Rethinking Modernity: Europe and the World from the Renaissance to the Crisis of the 21st Century

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Location: Chapel Hill Campus

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Pre-registration Required February 17 @ 4:30 pm – February 18 @ 1:00 pm Most narratives of Western history have long argued that Europeans and Americans achieved unprecedented human progress by creating the key institutions and values of modernity: global trading systems, democratic national states, advanced science and technology, religious tolerance, and the legal equality of […]

Rethinking Modernity: Europe and the World from the Renaissance to the Crisis of the 21st Century

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Location: Chapel Hill Campus

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Pre-registration Required February 17 @ 4:30 pm – February 18 @ 1:00 pm Most narratives of Western history have long argued that Europeans and Americans achieved unprecedented human progress by creating the key institutions and values of modernity: global trading systems, democratic national states, advanced science and technology, religious tolerance, and the legal equality of […]

Winter Backyard Birds

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Saturday, February 18; 10–11:30 a.m. • $10 ($8 Members); no fee for accompanying adult Ages 6-10 with accompanying adult. It’s National Bird Feeding Month! Learn to identify common winter birds by sight and sound. We’ll visit our bird-feeding station for up-close encounters, learn how to be a citizen scientist and make recycled feeders to take […]