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January 10, 2018 - July 20, 2018

2018 Carolina Global Photography Exhibition

View photography from around the world in this exhibition featuring work by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumni, faculty, staff and students. The exhibition will open Jan. 10 and run through July 20, 2018 at the FedEx Global Education Center. All photography on display was submitted as part of UNC’s annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. A committee of judges selected the winning photographs, with special consideration given to images that are distinctive and embrace a new perspective. Photographs…

Start: January 10, 2018
End: July 20, 2018
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

January 23, 2018

Study Abroad 101 Info Session

Having trouble deciding where you want to study abroad? Need help finding out what types of credit you can bring back to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill? Want to know how financial aid works with study abroad? Need help just getting started? Join a study abroad 101 information session! In this session a study abroad advisor will cover general information that will help you move to the next steps in the study abroad process.

Start: January 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
End: January 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2008
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

January 24, 2018

Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday

Have a quick question about study abroad or your study abroad application? Stop in during Walk-In Wednesday to ask general questions which might not require a 20 minute advising appointment.

Start: January 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
End: January 24, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

Pre-Dissertation Exploration Award Info Session

Join Center for Global Initiatives staff members for an information session about the Pre-Dissertation Exploration Award. These awards help get doctoral candidates into the field to do preliminary explorations of potential research materials/sites in preparation for writing a dissertation proposal. These awards will not fund dissertation field research. Learn more at the CGI website.

Start: January 24, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
End: January 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, DeBerry Board Room 3009
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Covenant Scholars Study Abroad Info Session

The Study Abroad Office and the Office of Scholarships and Student Aid will be hosting an information session for Covenant Scholars interested in study abroad opportunities. The session will cover information about Covenant financial aid and other funding resources.

Start: January 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
End: January 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

January 25, 2018

Book Talk and Signing, ‘Escape from Hell: Based on the True Story of a Syrian Political Prisoner’

Join co-authors Zubair Rushk and Daniel Romm as they discuss their new book, Escape from Hell: Based on the True Story of a Syrian Political Prisoner. Escape from Hell is a powerful and enlightening historical political narrative that chronicles Rushk’s motivations for leaving Syria, the horrors he faced, and his journey to the United States. Co-authors Rushk and Romm will discuss the main arguments presented in the book including: the US administration’s travel ban, torture in a political prison, war effects on…

Start: January 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
End: January 25, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 1005
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

January 30, 2018

Study Abroad 101 Internship Info Session

Interested in working abroad while earning academic credit towards graduation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill? Come learn about study abroad internship programs during this internships 101 information session!

Start: January 30, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
End: January 30, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2008
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

January 31, 2018

Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday

Have a quick question about study abroad or your study abroad application? Stop in during Walk-In Wednesday to ask general questions which might not require a 20-minute advising appointment.

Start: January 31, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
End: January 31, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

February 7, 2018

International Coffee Hour

Join the Center for Global Initiatives for a monthly social hour at the EspressOasis Cafe in the FedEx Global Education Center to meet international students, staff and faculty and learn about great global and community resources. This free event happens throughout the academic year and is open to the wider University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community, friends and family. This event is co-hosted with the Writing Center and the Graduate and Professional Student Federation.

Start: February 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
End: February 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, EspressOasis Café
Phone: +1.919.962.0342
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

March 5, 2018

International Coffee Hour

Join the Center for Global Initiatives for a monthly social hour at the EspressOasis Cafe in the FedEx Global Education Center to meet international students, staff and faculty and learn about great global and community resources. This free event happens throughout the academic year and is open to the wider University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community, friends and family. This event is co-hosted with the Undergraduate Library and International Student and Scholar Services.

Start: March 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
End: March 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, EspressOasis Café
Phone: +1.919.962.0342
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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