January 11, 2017 - July 21, 2017
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. 11 and run through July 21, 2017 at the FedEx Global Education Center. All photography on display was submitted as part of UNC’s annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. The judges’ committee selected winning photographs with special consideration given to images that are distinctive and embrace a new perspective. Photographs have been…
June 22, 2017 - June 24, 2017
The Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (RC19) of the International Sociological Association (ISA) brings together an active and lively community from various social sciences. More information and conference registration can be found on the Center for European Studies website.
June 29, 2017
When New Orleans’ Mardi Gras Indian Chief Tootie Montana decides to come out of retirement and make one last Mardi Gras Indian suit, conflict erupts between Tootie and his son Darryl, to whom he earlier bequeathed the title of Chief. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for international students and scholars, this free series is open to everyone. It is brought to you by The Writing…
July 13, 2017
A Man Named Pearl tells the inspiring story of self-taught topiary artist Pearl Fryar. It offers a message that speaks to respect for both self and others, and shows what one person can achieve when he allows himself to share the full expression of his humanity. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for international students and scholars, this free series is open to everyone. It…
September 6, 2017
Meet new friends from North Carolina and around the world in this highly interactive, fun-filled fest! This event includes international music, free appetizers, activities and prizes. The prizes include two tickets to see a global performance with Carolina Performing Arts. All undergraduate students are invited to attend.