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UNC Hosts Second Annual Europe Week

The Center for European Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will host the second annual Europe Week from March 27 to April 7 in the FedEx Global Education Center. Europe Week will include two film screenings, a photo exhibition, food tastings and a coffee hour, as well as lectures and panel… Read more »

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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 »

Jeffrey Schomburger speaks to Kenan-Flagler Business School students on March 14.

Business Leader Schomburger Emphasizes Global Competency on Kenan-Flagler’s Global Education Day

To compete globally, business leaders need to have the right balance of knowledge, attitudes and skills, Jeffrey Schomburger told students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School. “Too often you have global travelers, but not global leaders,” says Schomburger ’84, global sales officer at Proctor & Gamble. “Global travelers experience… 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 »

David Ravenscraft, pioneer of the OneMBA program

UNC Professor behind Global OneMBA Program Makes an Impact through Teaching and Leading

February 23, 2017

David Ravenscraft is a case study on how professors can have an impact through the academic trifecta of research, teaching and service. “For nearly 100 years, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School has thrived because extraordinary faculty have placed our mission and students first, and Dave Ravenscraft exemplifies the excellence,… Read more »

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Havens Named to Sigma Theta Tau International Researcher Hall of Fame

February 23, 2017

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor Donna Havens will be inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International‘s Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame at the International Nursing Research Conference in Dublin, Ireland this July. The International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame was founded in 2010 to recognize nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained broad… Read more »

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UNC-Chapel Hill Student Benjamin Kompa Named Churchill Scholar

January 26, 2017

Benjamin Kompa, a fourth-year student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been named a recipient of the prestigious Churchill Scholarship, a research-focused award that provides funding to outstanding American students for a year of master’s study in science, mathematics and engineering at Churchill College, based at the University of Cambridge in… Read more »