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John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Chapel Hill Colloquium in Philosophy

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Contact: UNC Philosophy

Description: The 51st annual Chapel Hill Colloquium in Philosophy will be held from Friday, November 3, 2017 (6:00 pm) through Sunday, November 5, 2017 (noon). All papers will be held in Howell 115. PROGRAM Claire Miller Lecture:  Linda Zagzebski (Oklahoma) Russell Jones (Harvard): “The Real Challenge of Plato’s Republic”                 Commentator: Rachana Kamtekar (Arizona) Kenny Easwaran (Texas […]

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Political Geometry: How and why shapes matter for voting disctricts

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Location: Genome Sciences Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Association for Women in Mathematics

Description: On November 6, Dr. Moon Duchin will give a public lecture on the mathematics of gerrymandering. The lecture begins at 6:30 in the UNC Genome Sciences building in G200. Sponsored by the Association for Women in Mathematics student chapter.

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Counterterrorism in the Age of Trump

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: David H. Schanzer, Associate Professor of the Practice, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University and Director, Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security Presidential administrations may change, but many of the national security concerns facing the United States and its allies remain. Chief among these is the threat of terrorist attacks from ISIS and […]

100 Years Later: Memories of Revolution in Contemporary Russia

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies

Description: Boris Kolonitsky is Professor of History at the European University in St. Petersburg, Russia. He is considered one of the leading scholars of the 1917 Russian Revolution and has published extensively on the subject. Professor Kolonitsky is a member of the editorial boards of Kritika and Vestnik Permskogo universiteta: Seria istoria (Journal of the University of Perm: A Series History) as […]

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

General Education Curriculum Redesign Public Meeting

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Location: Toy Lounge, Dey Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: College of Arts and Sciences

Description: The General Education Curriculum Redesign coordinating committee is grateful for the input provided by many members of the campus community on the Sept. 18 draft. We have been paying close attention to the ideas and concerns raised, including (among other issues): the combination of U.S. and Global Diversity focuses; specific requirements for aesthetic, interpretive, historical, […]

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Transnational Terrorism Today: How do the Transatlantic Allies Deal with Terrorism?

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Location: Various Campus Locations

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for European Studies

Description: Organized by Klaus Larres and Tobias Hof together with the Center for European Studies, the curriculum in peace, war and defense and and the Triangle Institute for Security Studies. Keynote address by Professor Bruce Hoffman of Georgetown University on November 9, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the Pleasants Family Room, Wilson Library. Hoffman will discuss ‘Transatlantic Alliance […]

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Transnational Terrorism Today: How do the Transatlantic Allies Deal with Terrorism?

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Location: Various Campus Locations

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for European Studies

Description: Organized by Klaus Larres and Tobias Hof together with the Center for European Studies, the curriculum in peace, war and defense and and the Triangle Institute for Security Studies. Keynote address by Professor Bruce Hoffman of Georgetown University on November 9, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the Pleasants Family Room, Wilson Library. Hoffman will discuss ‘Transatlantic Alliance […]

Nyai Saraswati Gamelan Open House and “Petting Zoo”

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Carolina Asia Center

Description: Interested in learning how to play the Javanese Gamelan?  Stop by on Friday, November 10 between 1:30 and 3:00 pm in the Atrium of the FedEx Global Education Center to explore some of the instruments of the gamelan and meet John Caldwell, who will be directing the Gamelan next semester (Spring 2018).  All are welcome!  Contact […]

Guest Artist Masterclass: Lorna McGhee, flute

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Location: Person Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: Lorna McGhee, the principal flutist for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and a lecturer at Carnegie Mellon University, will hold a masterclass with flute students. This masterclass is free and open to the public.

2017 UNC Art Open House

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Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: Beth Grabowski

Description: This fun, free event showcases the work done in the Studio Art Program at UNC-Chapel Hill. Come see our classrooms and studios full of great student work including painting, photography, ceramics, printmaking, sculpture, video and animation work! Visit with grad and undergrad students in their studios to learn about art! See the fabulous work in the 2017 Undergrad Art Award Competition!

John and June Allcott Undergraduate Gallery: Populus

Download

Location: Hanes Art Center

Contact: elin o’Hara slavick

Description: Studio Art Majors/Honors Seminar ARTS 300/499, a collaborative team of UNC undergraduates, announce an exhibition-installation of Populus. The artist-students are diverse in their approaches to art making, but share a commitment to revealing, questioning and representing the complex socio-political situation of our time. Inspired by various divisions in our society today, we turned to a […]

Women in Fiction & Film

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Location: Archie K. Davis Conference Center

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: This seminar will investigate the shifting roles that female characters have played in theatre, literature and film over the millennia. Al Duncan will discuss Aristophanes’ “sex-strike play,” Lysistrata, which was both of, and ahead of, its time, and highlight the caprices of literary reception and the play’s continuing cultural role if (when), indeed, “the future is […]

UNC Opera: Massenet’s “Cendrillon”

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Location: James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall

Cost: 5 - 10

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: UNC Opera will perform Massenet’s Cendrillon on November 11 at 8:00 pm for the first performance. The second performance will be November 12 at 7:30 pm. Both performances will happen in the James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall. As this is a Scholarship Benefit Concert, tickets are $10 general admission and $5 for students or UNC […]