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January 11, 2017 - July 21, 2017

2017 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. 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…

Start: January 11, 2017 @ 8:00 am
End: July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

March 27, 2017

‘The Fate of the European Union,’ Panel Discussion

Join the Center for European Studies for a panel discussion on the European Union with professors Liesbet Hooghe, Gary Marks and John Stephens. Liesbet Hooghe is the W.R Kenan Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was educated in Belgium and received her doctorate from the University of Leuven. Gary Marks is the Burton Craige Professor of Political Science at UNC. He was educated in England and received his doctorate from Stanford University. In…

Start: March 27, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
End: March 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

March 28, 2017

Study Abroad 101 Info Session: Asia Programs

Thinking about studying abroad? Interested in Asia? Come to this general information session to learn more about study abroad opportunities with a focus on programs in Asia.

Start: March 28, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
End: March 28, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2010
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Paul Corner, ‘Fascism, Populism and the European Union: Deja Vu or False Analogy?’

This lecture will look at the essential features of fascism in Europe in the twentieth century, ask if a new fascism could be a danger today and look at what a twenty-first century fascism might look like. Paul Corner is a professor of European history at the University of Siena in Italy. He completed his higher studies at the University of Cambridge and his doctorate at the University of Oxford. Corner specializes in contemporary history, in particular the history of…

Start: March 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
End: March 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

March 29, 2017

Study Abroad 101 Info Session: France

Thinking about studying abroad? Interested in France? Come to this general information session to learn more about study abroad opportunities with a focus on programs in France.

Start: March 29, 2017 @ 11:15 am
End: March 29, 2017 @ 11:45 am
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2008
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday: Credit Transfer Info

Have a quick question about your study abroad credits or the credit transfer process in general? Please visit the Study Abroad Office website to review the credit transfer process. If you have further questions, feel free to stop in during Walk-In Wednesdays to ask the credit transfer specialist quick questions.

Start: March 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: March 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

Study Abroad Office Walk-In Wednesday

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

Start: March 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: March 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

Study Abroad 101 Info Session: Northern and Central Europe

Thinking about studying abroad? Interested in Northern or Central Europe? This session will cover the basics of how you can expand your campus experience, with a focus on programs in the following countries: Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia and Sweden.

Start: March 29, 2017 @ 3:30 pm
End: March 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2010
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

March 30, 2017

Study Abroad 101 Info Session: UK and Ireland

Thinking about studying abroad? Interested in England, Scotland or Ireland? Come to this general information session to learn more about study abroad opportunities with a focus on programs in the UK and Ireland.

Start: March 30, 2017 @ 3:30 pm
End: March 30, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2010
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Boris Ruge, ‘The EU and the US: The Case for Continued Partnership’

Boris Ruge, the German Embassy in Washington’s minister and deputy chief of mission, will discuss the future of the transatlantic relationship. All are invited to attend and participate. Join the Center for European Studies for a coffee hour at 4:30 p.m., and Ruge’s public lecture at 5:30 p.m.

Start: March 30, 2017 @ 4:30 pm
End: March 30, 2017 @ 6:30 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
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