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October 26, 2017 - October 27, 2017

Human Rights and Social Justice Symposium

World View’s global education symposium for K-12 educators in Chapel Hill will feature short plenary talks and sessions on human rights issues to increase awareness of human rights and social justice issues and to provide pedagogical strategies and resources for integrating human rights and social justice issues into teaching. This program is being designed to meet the global education needs of K-12 classroom teachers, administrators, media coordinators, specials and electives teachers, other school professionals, central office and all educators seeking the…

Start: October 26, 2017
End: October 27, 2017
Venue: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Phone: +1.919.962.3000
Address:
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
Cost: 175

October 27, 2017

EPIC Global Leadership Forum

This conference is presented by the Global Business Center at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Participants will have a chance to hone their cross-cultural skills by attending a morning or afternoon workshop, or participating in a full day. Features include a welcome address from Mabel Miguel, a professor at Kenan-Flagler Business School, a spoken word performance by poet CJ Suitt, interactive workshops with intercultural and academic leaders and an international cuisine networking lunch. Participants are…

Start: October 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am
End: October 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: Kenan-Flagler Business School
Address:
300 Kenan Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

November 9, 2017 - November 10, 2017

‘Transnational Terrorism Today: How Do the Transatlantic Allies Deal with Terrorism?’ Conference

Transnational terrorism has become one of the major global threats of the twenty-first century. The countries of North America and Europe feel particularly vulnerable and exposed. Attempts to agree on a sober transatlantic policy to deal with transnational terrorism have been made for quite a few years. So far, however, the transatlantic allies have not been able to develop a united and comprehensive strategy toward transnational terrorism. Confronting Al-Qaida was difficult enough. The rise of the Islamic State (IS), Boko Haram, Al-Shabaab…

Start: November 9, 2017
End: November 10, 2017
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

November 15, 2017 - November 16, 2017

Innovation and Technology in a Global Age Symposium

Innovation and technology have changed all of our lives. As the driving forces of globalization, they transcend borders and revolutionize how we teach and learn. It is essential that educators and students understand innovation and technology’s role in our world and have the skills to use them to communicate, teach and learn. This symposium will bring community college educators together with business and academic leaders to learn about the global innovation economy, cultural literacy, serious games for learning and the…

Start: November 15, 2017
End: November 16, 2017
Venue: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Phone: +1.919.962.3000
Address:
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
Cost: 175
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