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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 […]

ODS General Awards Information Session

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Location: Graham Memorial 039

Description: Interested in applying for competitive fellowship and scholarship opportunities for graduate school, research, internships and/or international study? Join us to learn more about a variety of programs. Get valuable advice on the application process from 2017 Luce Scholar Martha Isaacs. RSVP here. Monday, March 20 12:00PM – 1:00PM Graham Memorial 039

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 […]

Consuming Temples: German Jews and Consumer Culture on Both Sides of the Atlantic

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Contact: Carolina Center for Jewish Studies

Description: PAUL LERNER (University of Southern California) will discuss the intertwined histories of German Jews and consumer culture, focusing on department stores in pre-Nazi Germany and advertising, malls, and amusement parks in post-war America, showing how Jewish immigrants from Germany and Austria shaped American consumer culture in the 20th century. Concentrating on several key figures, this […]

Crisis in the Middle East: How Refugees and Families Cope and Look to the Future

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: ANERA President Bill Corcoran discusses the challenges and needs of Syrian refugees and poor Palestinian families in Gaza. From lack of clean water to out-of-school youth, several issues afflict these communities and can continue to do so for generations to come. As an expert in refugee aid and development in the Middle East, Bill Corcoran 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 […]

First Gen is Not My Only Identity: Framing First Generation Student Experiences

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center Auditorium

Contact: Diversity and Student Success, The Graduate School

Description: Diversity & Student Success Spring 2017 Speaker – Dr. Sonja Ardoin First Gen is Not My Only Identity: Framing First Generation Student Experiences First generation student status is receiving more attention in higher education. Institutions are creating programs, centers, and services to aid first generation students in their navigation of the many systems within the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Applying to Grad School: Math & Science

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Ask the people who do graduate admissions questions about what they look for and what stands out in grad school applications.  For more information, please visit http://pregrad.unc.edu.

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 […]

Applying to Grad School: Public Health

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Ask the people who do graduate admissions questions about what they look for and what stands out in grad school applications.  For more information, please visit http://pregrad.unc.edu.

Rare Book Collection Recent Acquisitions Evening

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: A not-under-glass display of additions to the University Library’s Rare Book Collection from the past two years, including the Library’s eight-millionth volume, presented by the Hanes Family Foundation. Read more!

Master of Accounting Info Session

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Location: Student Union, Frank Porter Graham

Contact: UNC Kenan-Flagler Master of Accounting Program

Description: You may already be an accountant (and that’s a good thing!). You might be surprised to learn how well your undergraduate major will prepare you for a career as an Accountant. In fact, many employers will seek you out because of it. Major corporations and accounting firms, which hire 98% of UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Master of […]

Guest Lecture by Lynne Cooke, Senior Curator, National Gallery of Art

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Guest Lecture Wed, 22 March 2017, 5:30 PM “Commensurables and Incommensurables” Lynne Cooke, Senior Curator, National Gallery of Art Renowned art scholar Lynne Cooke is Senior Curator, Special Projects in Modern Art, at the National Gallery of Art, Washington. She is currently organizing an exhibition about the relationship between mainstream and self-taught artists in 20th […]

Humanities Happy Hour: American Anxiety & Islamic Terrorism

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Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: Join Professor of Sociology, Charles Kurzman at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on January 18 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Kurzman will discuss why American fears of Islamic terrorism are often exaggerated. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and a little bit of knowledge!

Tales and Tunes of the Scottish Highlands

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Location: Graham Memorial

Cost: Free

Contact: Michael Newton

Description: An evening of traditional stories and bagpipe tunes from the Scottish Highlands and the North American Gaelic diaspora: tales of landscape goddesses, sea maidens, shapeshifting, tragic love, heroic struggle and unexpected encounters. Michael Newton (Ph.D. Celtic Studies, Edinburgh University) is an authority on Scottish Gaelic history, tradition and literature. Bill Caudill (M.A. Folklore, UNC) is […]

LGBTQ Study Abroad Panel

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Location: Anne Queen Lounge, Campus Y

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC-CH LGBTQ Center

Description: Are you a member of the LGBTQIA+ community who is thinking about going abroad? Are you concerned about navigating queer and trans spaces in another country? This event will give you the chance to listen to a panel of and speak one-on-one with LGBTQIA+ students who have already been abroad and are open to speaking […]

IAAR Faculty Fellows Lecture Series – Dr. Cherie Ndaliko’s “The Alchemist of Congo: (Im)migration, Race, & Identity in the African Diaspora”

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center

Contact: Institute of African American Research

Description: Institute of African American Research Faculty Fellows Lecture THE ALCHEMIST OF CONGO: (IM)MIGRATION, RACE, & IDENTITY IN THE AFRICAN DIASPORA given by Cherie Rivers Ndaliko Assistant Professor, Department of Music IAAR Faculty Fellow 2016-17 One of two IAAR Faculty Fellows, Cherie Ndaliko will present from her book project that explores musical mediations of race 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. We also invite you to explore our […]

Brainstorming Your Health Professions Personal Statement

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: It is impossible to overstate the importance of the personal statement on your application to a health professions school. Begin to “attack the blank page” all while hearing what traits make up a strong personal statement…and what tropes to avoid.

Applying to Grad School: Psychology

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Location: Hanes Hall, 242

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Ask the people who do graduate admissions questions about what they look for and what stands out in grad school applications.  For more information, please visit http://pregrad.unc.edu.  

Music on the Porch: Eric Przedpelski & Friends

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: The premiere Spring show of our Music on the Porch series will be a tribute to the soul of the late, great David “Fathead” Newman. While some may not recognize his name, most recognize his sound, made famous by numerous Ray Charles hits from the 1950s and 60s. Connecting in their early twenties, Newman and […]

Re-envisioning the Humanities PhD Conference

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Location: Hyde Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Description: This one-day conference focuses on all the possibilities with a humanities PhD outside of academia. The conference brings UNC-Chapel Hill graduate alumni in the humanities back to campus to share their experiences of applying skills gained in their graduate training to non-academic careers. Current humanities graduate student and faculty attendees will gain awareness of career pathways […]

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 […]

Native Leaders Symposium: Identity and Health Through Food

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Location: Graham Memorial

Contact: First Nations Graduate Circle

Description: Identity and Health Through Food The Fifth Annual Native Leaders Symposium Friday, March 24th, 2017, Johnston Center in Graham Memorial Hall Learn how Native American nations use food and foodways to build community and improve health outcomes. Steve Corbett “Nutrition Transition and Health Among Native Americans” 2:00-3:00 pm Dr. Steve Corbett is a Senior Analyst […]

Priceless Gem Tour Series – Architectural Tour of Campus

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

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. […]

Applying to Grad School: Public Service

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Ask the people who do graduate admissions questions about what they look for and what stands out in grad school applications.  For more information, please visit http://pregrad.unc.edu.  

“Carolina Two-Step: from Ayrshire to Appalachia via Antrim County” with CL Dallat and Anne-Marie Fyfe

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: Poet and musician Cahal Dallat (mandolin, button accordion and traditional flute, www.cahaldallat.com), and poet Anne-Marie Fyfe (www.annemariefyfe.com), both from the Glens of Antrim, will tell the story, in words, music, and images, of how Scots and Ulster Scots music and poetry not only weathered the rigors of a two-step migration but went on to influence […]

Art à la Carte: Figure Painting with a Live (Nude!) Model

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: 10

Contact: Ackland Art Museum

Description: Saturday, 25 March 2017: Figure Painting with a Live (Nude!) Model 4:00 – 7:00 PM Register here! About ART A LA CARTE Bring a friend and spend an afternoon getting creative in these relaxed, hands-on art classes designed exclusively for Carolina students. Each Art à la Carte session begins at the Ackland Art Museum, where you’ll explore some of the […]