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Asexual Awareness Day

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Location: UNC-Chapel Hill

Contact: UNC-CH LGBTQ Center

Description: We celebrate Ace Awareness Day as our campus observance of Asexual Awareness Week (October 22nd to 28th 2017). Join us to show pride in your ace or aro identity, spend time with other folks on the Ace spectrum, and learn about asexual, aromantic, demisexual, and grey-asexual experiences!

2017 Korean Fall Festival/K-Pop Contest

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Location: Online

Description: Free to the public! Come join the celebration this Thursday, October 26th. Great prizes, delicious food, and live music! Parking under building after 5 p.m. Food will be served at 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Dr. Ji-Yeon Jo at joj@email.unc.edu

Intermediate French Language Lunch

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Location: Weathervane Restaurant

Cost: 20

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: 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 prior to the lunch that will serve […]

Diaspora Film Festival Screening and Discussion with filmmaker Shirikiana Aina

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Location: Sonja Haynes Stone Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: Join us for a discussion with the filmmaker ShIrikiana Aina after the screening FOOTPRINTS OF PAN-AFRICANISM Dir. Shirikiana Aina | 2017| USA| Full-length Doc | 77 min The documentary “Footprints of Pan-Africanism” revisits the era of Ghana’s emergence into independence, when Africans on the continent and in the diaspora participated in building a liberated territory. […]

Great Books Reading Group: Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Cost: 60

Description: featuring Gabriel Trop, Associate Professor of German “Nietzsche was one of the most revolutionary and subversive thinkers in Western philosophy, and Thus Spoke Zarathustra remains his most famous and influential work. It describes how the ancient Persian prophet Zarathustra descends from his solitude in the mountains to tell the world that God is dead and that the […]

Don’t Be Boring . . . and Other Pro Tips for Talking about Science, with New York Times Contributing Writer JoAnna Klein

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Location: Wilson Library, Louis Round

Cost: Free

Description: Writer and blogger JoAnna Klein approaches science by embracing its uncertainty, mining wacky details, celebrating visuals, treating scientists as humans, and just being very curious. Learn her secrets for science storytelling that will engage any audience. 5 p.m. Reception 5:30 p.m. Talk Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room Free and open to the public UNC students […]

Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film Community Screening

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Location: Hayti Heritage Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: DIASPORA FILM FESTIVAL COMMUNITY SCREENINGS : HAYTI HERITAGE CENTER, 804 OLD FAYETTEVILLE ST, DURHAM The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film presents: HAYTI HERITAGE CENTER, 804 OLD FAYETTEVILLE ST, DURHAM KEMTIYU: CHEIKH ANTA Dir: Ousmane William Mbaye |2016 | Senegal | Full-length Doc | 94 min Historian and scientist Cheikh Anta Diop argued that ancient […]