‘State of the Plate: Food and the Local/Global Nexus’ Addresses Issues of Poverty, Health and Globalization

‘State of the Plate: Food and the Local/Global Nexus’ Addresses Issues of Poverty, Health and Globalization

The ninth and latest iteration of the annual Navigating the Global American South conference, “State of the Plate: Food and the Local/Global Nexus,” was held in the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from March 27-28, 2015. This was the first conference in the series to examine food in the global American South.
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US Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony, May 8

US Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony, May 8

On May 8, 2015, UNC Global, in conjunction with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), will host a naturalization ceremony recognizing nearly 40 of North Carolina’s new candidates for U.S. citizenship. The ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium at the FedEx Global Education Center on the campus of the... Read More

Sixteen Undergraduates Selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for Study Abroad in Asia

Sixteen Undergraduates Selected as UNC Phillips Ambassadors for Study Abroad in Asia

Fifteen undergraduates from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and one Duke University undergraduate have been selected as Phillips Ambassadors for Summer and Fall 2015 study abroad programs in Asia. Undergraduate scholarship recipients will study in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Singapore and South Korea. One history doctoral candidate was awarded a Phillips... Read More

New Master’s Program Prepares Students for Global Careers

New Master’s Program Prepares Students for Global Careers

During an undergraduate semester abroad in Cameroon, Sarah Miller Frazer spent time in the classroom but also traveled around the country to explore issues firsthand. “Academically it was very rewarding and rigorous, but the parts I enjoyed even more were the experiential components,” Frazer said. “Visiting the U.S. Embassy and meeting with the ambassador, going... Read More

Gillings School Formalizes Partnership with Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique

Gillings School Formalizes Partnership with Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique

A delegation from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Santé Publique (EHESP), the French national school of public health, visited the Gillings School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on March 20, 2015, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding. The MOU solidified a partnership between the two schools, which was... Read More

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