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Carolina Center for Jewish Studies Hosts Jewish Food in the Global South Symposium

March 17, 2017

The Carolina Center for Jewish Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted the Jewish Food in the Global South symposium March 4-5. The symposium included presentations by Jewish foodways, culinary critics, scholars, James Beard award-winning chefs and more. Panel discussions and examinations of specific ingredients explored what it means to consider… Read more »

Tania Lima (center) met with Katie Bowler Young, Director of Global Relations for UNC Global (left), and Bob Miles, Associate Dean for Study Abroad and International Exchanges (right), at the FedEx Global Education Center.

UNC Hosts Tania Lima from King’s College London

February 28, 2017

Tania Lima, director of global engagement for King’s Worldwide at King’s College London, visited the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on February 23 for an overview of partnership activities between UNC and King’s. Lima joined King’s Worldwide in February 2016 and is responsible for directing the global engagement team and supporting overseas partnerships…. Read more »

Consul General Remedios Gómez Arnau (center) and Mónica Colín, consul for community, political, economic and cultural affairs (second from right) visited the FedEx Global Education Center on February 15.

UNC Hosts Mexican Consul General Gómez Arnau

February 17, 2017

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill welcomed a delegation from the Consulate General of Mexico in Raleigh on Feb. 15, 2017. Consul General Remedios Gómez Arnau, who assumed her position in June 2016, and Mónica Colín, consul for community, political, economic and cultural affairs, visited to learn about UNC’s current engagement in Mexico… Read more »

Lunar New Year celebration in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo by Robert Gourley ’18, taken during study abroad at the UNC Institute for the Environment Thailand field site.

Carolina Asia Center to Celebrate Asia Week 2017, Feb. 20-25

February 8, 2017

The Carolina Asia Center kicks off Asia Week 2017 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Feb. 20-25, 2017. This campus-wide celebration of Asia, the first pan-Asia week-long celebration at UNC, features collaborations with several campus departments and student organizations and offers a variety of free public events to the Chapel Hill community.

Europe breakout session at the Global Careers Workshop on January 28, 2017, at the FedEx Global Education Center. Photo by Myra Jo ’17.

Global Careers Workshop Prepares Students for a Global Workforce

February 6, 2017

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted a Global Careers Workshop in the FedEx Global Education Center. David Patton, executive vice president of the American Councils for International Education, opened the morning with a speech on how an international education can help students find a job. Patton was… Read more »

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Message from International Student and Scholar Services Regarding Executive Order

January 31, 2017

This message was sent to international students and scholars at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill by the director of International Student and Scholar Services, Elizabeth Barnum, on January 31, 2017. Dear International Students, Faculty and Scholars, On January 27, 2017, President Trump signed an Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist… Read more »