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May 31, 2017

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, please stop in during Walk-In Wednesdays to ask the credit transfer specialist quick questions.

Start: May 31, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: May 31, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

June 1, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘Voices of North Carolina: Language, Dialect and Identity in the Tarheel State’ (US, 2005)

Voices of North Carolina chronicles the state’s diverse language traditions from the Outer Banks to the Southern Highlands. Cherokee and Lumbee Indians, rural and urban African-Americans, first language Spanish-speakers and southerners of all walks of life lend their voices to a universal portrait of language and identity. Discussion will be facilitated by Dr. David Mora-Marin, UNC Department of Linguistics. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South. While intended especially for…

Start: June 1, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: June 1, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

June 3, 2017

‘Nations in Transition: Mexico and Turkey’ Seminar

Mexico and Turkey are key nations in the recent social and political upheavals that have shaken public life in North America and Europe, yet outsiders often misunderstand the complex changes that are transforming both of these countries.  Join the Program in the Humanities for a Dialogues seminar with professors Cecilia Martinez-Gallardo and Cemil Aydin of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to explore the tensions within Mexican and Turkish societies and the influence of these nations on contemporary politics in the United States and Europe. The seminar…

Start: June 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am
End: June 3, 2017 @ 12:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Cost: 65

June 7, 2017

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, please stop in during Walk-In Wednesdays to ask the credit transfer specialist quick questions.

Start: June 7, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: June 7, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

June 14, 2017

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, please stop in during Walk-In Wednesdays to ask the credit transfer specialist quick questions.

Start: June 14, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: June 14, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

June 15, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘First Language – The Race to Save Cherokee’ (US, 2014)

Over fourteen thousand Cherokee remain in their ancestral homelands in the mountains of North Carolina, but few among them still speak their native language. Recognizing its imminent loss, the Eastern Band of Cherokee are now taking extraordinary steps in a fight to revitalize the Cherokee language. This showing is co-sponsored by the American Indian Center. Discussion will be facilitated by Dr. Ben Frey, Department of American Studies. The Southern Culture Movie Series is designed to be an entertaining and critical…

Start: June 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: June 15, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

June 21, 2017

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: June 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: June 21, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

June 22, 2017 - June 24, 2017

Annual Conference of the Research Committee on Poverty, Welfare and Social Policy

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.

Start: June 22, 2017
End: June 24, 2017
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Cost: 115

June 29, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘Tootie’s Last Suit’ (US, 2009)

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…

Start: June 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: June 29, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

July 13, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘A Man Named Pearl’ (US, 2006)

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…

Start: July 13, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: July 13, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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