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Public Speaking & Leadership: Bell Tower Toastmasters Club


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 […]

He Was A Poem, He Was A Song


Location: Online

Contact: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Description: Community members, faculty, staff and students will convene to explore Dr. King’s legacy through music, poetry and spoken word. This event is part of UNC’s Annual MLK Birthday celebration. This year’s performers include the Just Dance Academy dance troupe, the UNC Gospel Choir, UNC’s Ebony’s Readers Onyx Theater and various performances by local high school […]

Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection


Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Jenny Marvel

Description: Museum Tour: Explore the Ackland’s Collection Enjoy a free, 30-minute docent-led tour every Wednesday at 2:00 PM. These tours enable visitors to explore the Ackland Art Museum collection with a guide. Meet at the visitor services desk in the Ackland’s lobby and experience the Ackland in a new way! Free. No reservation needed.

Postponed: Natural Hazards Resilience Speakers Series: Donn Young


Location: New East

Cost: Free

Contact: Coastal Resilience Center

Description: Photographer Donn Young will discuss his personal experiences post-Katrina, including the loss of his life’s work as a photographer following Hurricane Katrina. He will also discuss his efforts as a photojournalist to capture the recovery process as requested by the State of Louisiana.

Humanities Happy Hour: Nationalism in the US & Europe


Location: Top of the Hill – Back Bar

Cost: Free

Contact: Carolina Public Humanities

Description: What a way to start the 2018 season of Humanities Happy Hour! Join Carolina Public Humanities Director & Professor of History, Lloyd Kramer for a discussion about nationalism in the US & Europe. After his brief talk, Professor Kramer will lead a discussion with our audience that’s sure to be lively. Who knows, he might even sing […]

Gratitude in Everyday Life: Emerging Insights Talk


Location: The Top of the Hill-The Great Room

Contact: Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

Description: Join us on Thursday, January 18 at 5:45 PM at the Top of the Hill Great Room (100 E. Franklin Street). Dr. Sara Algoe, Associate Professor of Social Psychology, and Dr. Andrea Hussong, Director of the Center for Developmental Science and Professor of Clinical Psychology, will present “Gratitude in Everyday Life: Conversations with Parents and […]

POSTPONED: MLK Celebration Keynote Lecture & Awards Ceremony


Location: Memorial Hall

Description: POSTPONED: MLK Keynote Lecture Due to inclement weather, the Jan. 18 MLK Keynote Lecture featuring former Attorney General Loretta Lynch has been canceled. The lecture will be rescheduled at a later date and all tickets for the Jan. 18 date will be honored. The lecture provides an opportunity to hear from national thought leaders on […]

Dez Mona and B.O.X. – SÁGA


Location: Moeser Auditorium

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: “Classy, sensual, exquisitely artful and unmistakably new.” – The New York Times In a riveting meeting of minds, Sága—the Goddess of history—sings intense ballads that delve into narratives on the soul, the search for home and the quest for light in a flawed world. Belgian music collective B.O.X (Baroque Orchestration X) gathers some of today’s finest […]

Safe Zone Training (Regular)



Cost: Free

Contact: UNC-CH LGBTQ Center

Description: Safe Zone is a program designed to create a network of visible allies to people who identify as part of the diverse LGBTIQA+ community. The four hour educational session provides information and resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.