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April 27, 2017

Susan Rupp, ‘Boldness of Spirit, Submission to Necessity: Russian State and Society during the First Cholera Pandemic, 1829-1832’

More than 50 years ago, Asa Briggs encouraged scholars to consider the history of cholera and how it might contribute to a better understanding of the relationship between state and society. The first cholera pandemic originated in Bengal in 1817. Russia was the first European state to be affected by cholera, with a limited incident in 1823 followed by a much more significant outbreak beginning in 1829. Russia would experience the first six pandemics, and these repeated outbreaks provide an opportunity…

Start: April 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: April 27, 2017 @ 8:00 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

April 28, 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: April 28, 2017 @ 11:30 am
End: April 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2010
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

Fulbright US Student Program (MA/Ph.D.)

Join the Center for Global Initiatives to learn more about the Fulbright U.S Student Program. This information session is geared towards Master’s and Ph.D. students.

Start: April 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm
End: April 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 3033
Phone: 919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 29, 2017

Dialogues Seminar: ‘Russia: Then and Now’

Historian Donald Raleigh will consider the background to and course of Russia’s February Revolution of 1917, which ended 300 years of Romanov rule, and the October Revolution, which brought the Bolsheviks to power and gave rise to the world’s first socialist state. Aaron Hale-Dorrell will examine contemporary Russia in light of past revolutions. Shaped by the revolutionary changes wrought by the Revolutions of 1917, today’s Russia also reflects the influence of transformations during the Soviet period and the era of…

Start: April 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am
End: April 29, 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

May 3, 2017

International Coffee Hour

Join the Center for Global Initiatives for a monthly social hour to bring together international University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community members and students excited about global engagement. Chat about opportunities and challenges on campus, and meet staff from the hosting offices with great resources to share. This date is hosted by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and the Postdoctoral Association. For more information click here.

Start: May 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am
End: May 3, 2017 @ 11:00 am
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, EspressOasis Café
Phone: +1.919.962.0342
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, please stop in during Walk-In Wednesdays to ask the credit transfer specialist quick questions.

Start: May 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: May 3, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

May 10, 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 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: May 10, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

May 17, 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 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: May 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States

May 18, 2017

Southern Culture Movie Series: ‘Raising Bertie’ (US, 2016)

Set in Bertie County, a rural African American-led community in Eastern North Carolina, Raising Bertie takes audiences deep into the emotional lives of three boys – Reginald “Junior” Askew, David “Bud” Perry, and Davonte “Dada” Harrell – over six-years as they come of age. Produced by Chicago’s internationally acclaimed Kartemquin Films (Hoop Dreams, The Interrupters), Raising Bertie, a powerful vérité film, movingly weaves the young men’s stories together as they try to define their identities, interconnecting narratives of family, youthful…

Start: May 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
End: May 18, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

May 24, 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 24, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
End: May 24, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Study Abroad Office, Room 2009
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, 27516 United States
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