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17th Annual Czech Studies Workshop

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Location: Davis Library

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: Organized by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies. Hosted by the University Libraries. FRIDAY • APRIL 21 Location: Davis Library, Room 214 10:30 AM • Narratives of Injustice and Suffering Karen Uslin, (Rowan University), “Culture Under the Gallows: Reflections on Music from Terezin” Rachel Schaff, (University of Minnesota), “The Melodramatic Consciousness: Historicizing […]

Battle Park Tour: Managing an Urban Natural Area

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Nick Adams, Battle Park Manager Sunday, April 23, 2:30-4 p.m. · $10 ($9 Members) Enjoy a walk around Battle Park as you learn about its natural history and management. This tour highlights spring ephemeral “hot spots” in Battle Park

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, […]

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 […]

2018 Application Info Session: Attacking the Common App

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Location: Hanes Hall, 239 a/b

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Introduction to the AMCAS application for those beginning the 2018 application cycle, with useful information for navigating the common app in general for all health professional (AADSAS, CASPA, etc.). We’ll cover the basics of grade entry, experiences, and review of timelines.

Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes Application Prep Shop

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Location: Graham Memorial 039

Description: 4/26 – Marshall, Mitchell, Rhodes Application Prep Shop Wednesday, April 26 | 3:30pm – 5:00pm | Graham Memorial, Rm 039 Calling juniors and seniors preparing to apply for the Marshall, Mitchell, and/or Rhodes scholarships. Now is the time to prepare materials for the 2018 class of Scholars! Join us for a hands-on prep shop, we’ll […]

Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 20

Contact: Jill Conrad

Description: Carolina Connections Daytime Enrichment Course: Write Your Life THURSDAYS APRIL 13, MAY 4 & 11. 10 AM–NOON INSTRUCTOR: RICHARD KRAWIEC A famous writer once said, “Listen to your life; all moments are key moments”. In this fun and supportive – yet challenging – class, you will learn how to draw on the “material” of your life to […]

Take the Student Army Training Corps Challenge! (N.C. Collection Gallery, UNC Army ROTC Activity)

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Location: Polk Place

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Library

Description: In the months following the U.S. entry into World War I in April 1917, the UNC campus transformed into a training camp. Students who were eligible to join the Student Army Training Corps (SATC) took classes focused on military topics and practiced battle tactics to prepare them for the armed forces. Students learned a variety […]

Nature Journaling: Plants and Pollinators

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Jane Eckenrode, Artist Saturday, April 29; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. · $36 ($32 Members) Study the geometry of plants and flowers and practice your drawing and perceptual skills to quickly establish a framework for a diagram, drawing or description in a nature journal. Discuss techniques to observe insects and other pollinators.