November 17, 2017
CineMASH is MASH’s inaugural celebration of the Asian American experience through two essential aspects of culture: food and film. Come out for a chance to stimulate all of your senses on a night dedicated to the appreciation of a variety of Asian American perspectives. This event is part of APIAutumn 2017 at UNC-Chapel Hill. It is sponsored by the Carolina Asia Center. Asian/Pacific Islander American Autumn aims to strengthen UNC-Chapel Hill’s pan-APIA community and promote the learning of APIA issues through a…
November 18, 2017
Please join the Carolina Asia Center on Saturday November 18 for the next monthly meeting of Urdu Majlis, the Triangle’s Literary Forum. This Urdu Majlis will concentrate on the life and works of Akhlaq Mohammad Khan ‘Shahryar’ (1936-2012) the famous poet who penned the ghazals in the 1981 film Umrao Jaan. Khan was an Indian academician, and a leader of Urdu poetry in India. Participants are invited to bring refreshments to share. This event is co-sponsored by the Carolina Asia Center and the South Asia Section of the Department of…
A collaboration between 11 organizations, including the East Coast Asian American Student Union (ECAASU), a non profit whose mission is to inspire, educate and empower those who are interested in Asian American Pacific Islander issues. A one day conference, the Campus Tour will include speakers, provoking workshops and opportunities to meet people passionate about a variety of issues connected to the AAPI community. Want to learn and do more in advocating for the AAPI community? Come out – this conference…
November 20, 2017
Take a break from your day and explore the world of yoga in the beautiful Ackland Art Museum. Each hour-long session offered by registered yoga teacher Joanne Marshall will let you practice a series of gentle yoga poses inspired by the art in the gallery. Beginners are welcome. Yoga mats are provided. Wear comfortable clothing that will allow you to stretch. Sessions are free for Ackland members and $5 per session for all others. Register online for the classes of your choice.
Register for Tai Chi in the Galleries, an event inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland Art Museum. Tai Chi is a Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. The classes are taught by Joanne Marshall, a certified yoga and Tai Chi instructor. More information about Tai Chi can be found at the Tai Chi for Health Institute website. This class uses gentle Sun Style tai chi routines that…
All accepted and enrolled students for outgoing programs in spring 2018 or calendar year 2018 are required to attend the pre-departure conference. If you fail to attend the session you can be removed from your study abroad program. Please mark your calendar and plan accordingly! If you have a course conflict during the conference, please contact your study abroad advisor as soon as possible.
Join the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Global Dance Studies Faculty Working Group for a performance about gender and race by French dance artist Murielle Elizéon in Bingham Hall with a discussion to follow. This event is sponsored by the Center for Global Initiatives. It is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.
November 21, 2017
Have a quick question about your study abroad credits or the credit transfer process in general? Please visit the Study Abroad website to review the credit transfer process. If you have further questions, please stop in during Walk-In Tuesdays to ask the Credit Transfer Specialist quick questions.
November 22, 2017
Have a quick question about your study abroad credits or the credit transfer process in general? Please visit the Study Abroad 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.
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.