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Nature Notes Workshop

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Robert Johnson, Artist Ken Moore, NCBG ASST. DIRECTOR, EMERITUS Thursday, September 7; 7-9 p.m.; Friday, September 8; 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Saturday, September 9; 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sunday, September 10; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. · $400 ($375 Members) This intensive four-day workshop provides methods for making visual notes while exploring nature; excursions will enhance “nature notes” with […]

Advanced French Lunch

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Location: Weathervane Restaurant

Cost: 20

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: 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 foreign language article […]

Great Books Reading Group: Robert Frost’s Poems

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Cost: 25

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: featuring George Lensing, Mann Family Distinguished Professor of English Emeritus “Robert Frost’s Poems grants us an informed celebration of New England’s countryside, an appreciation of common people (especially their grace, candor, and wisdom), an ongoing encounter with life’s predicaments and truths, and a rich self-portrait of the great American poet who ‘had a lover’s quarrel with […]

Carolina Sense of Place Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

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 register […]

Can We Find a Cure for Cancer? New Challenges and New Opportunities

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: Lisa Carey, Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professor in Breast Cancer Research Cancer enters the lives of almost every family in America, but are medical researchers now working in a social and scientific context that impedes or facilitates the search for a cure for this persistent, dangerous disease? We’ll examine this question with a […]

MPA Open House

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Location: School of Government

Contact: Carolina MPA Program

Description: Join us for an upcoming Master of Public Administration Program Open House. Chat with faculty, staff, alumni, and current students. Meet one-on-one with the admissions staff. Free food and refreshments! Questions? Contact Anne Kilby at 919.962.1181 or akilby@sog.unc.edu. The event is free, but registration is required. Visit mpa.unc.edu/carolina-mpa-fall-open-house

Fire Safety Fair

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Location: The Pit

Contact: Kitty Lynn

Description: Meet your fire safety neighbors at the annual Fire Safety Fair at the PIT. There will be Environment, Health and Safety's Fire Marshal's Office, Chapel Hill Fire Department, Orange County Emergency Services, the Jaycee Burn Center, and UNC Police to answer your questions about fire safety.

Graduate Student Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

Description: We offer regular graduate tours to both enrolled students and prospective applicants! Led by a current graduate student, this tour introduces our campus and includes a review of helpful information on housing, dining, recreation, and life at Carolina. Please register here by choosing UNC Visitors’ Center as the sponsor from the drop-down menu to access available tour times. […]

Variations of a Full Life: A Panel Discussion with Disability Rights Advocates

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Location: Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities

Cost: Free

Contact: Debbie Reinhartsen

Description: Panelists: McCafferty was a long term LEND trainee and has spent several years developing her Coach Approach Method by working directly with Advocacy trainees at the CIDD. She is now on the LEND faculty and speaks nationally on autism, education coaching and leadership. McCafferty is also an accomplished artist and is on the autism spectrum. […]

Carolina Sense of Place Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

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 register […]

Graduate Student Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

Description: We offer regular graduate tours to both enrolled students and prospective applicants! Led by a current graduate student, this tour introduces our campus and includes a review of helpful information on housing, dining, recreation, and life at Carolina. Please register here by choosing UNC Visitors’ Center as the sponsor from the drop-down menu to access available tour times. […]

Priceless Gem Tour: Black and Blue Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

Description: Priceless Gem Tours are offered each Friday and begin at 3 p.m. from UNC Visitors’ Center.  To reserve your space, please email us at uncvisitorscenter@unc.edu. In case of inclement weather, or for any additional questions, please call UNC Visitors’ Center at 919-962-1630. High school and transfer students should note that these are not admissions tours and will not include information sessions […]

Graduate Student Tour

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Location: UNC Visitors’ Center

Cost: Free

Description: We offer regular graduate tours to both enrolled students and prospective applicants! Led by a current graduate student, this tour introduces our campus and includes a review of helpful information on housing, dining, recreation, and life at Carolina. Please register here by choosing UNC Visitors’ Center as the sponsor from the drop-down menu to access available tour times. […]

Art Reception: “From Isolation to War”: Native Veteran Story Quilts

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Location: Love House & Hutchins Forum

Contact: Center for the Study of the American South

Description: Join us at the Center for the Study of the American South as we launch our Fall 2017 art exhibit, featuring story quilts based on the deployed experiences of Native American military veterans. Inspired by oral history interviews with veterans from each of North Carolina’s eight state- and federally-recognized tribes, these quilts are artifacts of […]