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February 20, 2019

Discussion with Chef Njathi Kabui

Njathi Kabui is an internationally celebrated organic chef, urban farmer and food activist. Kabui was born in rural Kenya to a coffee farmer mother and restaurant owner father, both of whom took an active role in the Kenyan independence movement. Immigrating to the United States at the age of 20, Kabui earned a masters degrees in both medical and urban anthropology at the University of Memphis and a bachelors degree in political science and philosophy studies at the historically black…

Start: February 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End: February 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 2008/2010
Phone: (919) 962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

February 26, 2019

TaKeia N. Anthony, ‘The Universal Ethiopian Students’ Association, 1927-1948: Mobilizing Diaspora’

TaKeia N. Anthony offers the first study of the ideology, influences and contributions of the Universal Ethiopian Students’ Association (UESA) and The African: The Journal of African Affairs. From 1927–1948, the UESA mobilized the African diaspora to fight against imperialism and fascist Italy. Formed by a group of educated Africans, African-Americans and West Indians based in Harlem and shaped by the ideals of Ethiopianism, communism, Pan-Africanism, Black Nationalism, Garveyism and the New Negro Movement, the UESA sought to educate the diaspora about its…

Start: February 26, 2019 @ 3:30 pm
End: February 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: Bull's Head Bookshop
Phone: +1.919.962.7392
Address:
207 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

March 6, 2019

International Coffee Hour

Join in for a monthly social hour at the EspressOasis Cafe in the FedEx Global Education Center to meet international students, staff and faculty and learn about great global and community resources. This free event happens throughout the academic year and is open to the wider University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community, friends and family. This event is co-hosted by University Libraries and International Student and Scholar Services.

Start: March 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
End: March 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, EspressOasis Café
Phone: +1.919.962.0342
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 9, 2019

International Coffee Hour

Join in for a monthly social hour at the EspressOasis Cafe in the FedEx Global Education Center to meet international students, staff and faculty and learn about great global and community resources. This free event happens throughout the academic year and is open to the wider University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community, friends and family. This event is hosted by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

Start: April 9, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
End: April 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, EspressOasis Café
Phone: +1.919.962.0342
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 15, 2019

Workshop on Chichewa Language and Malawi Culture

This four-part workshop will focus on introductory Chichewa greetings and linguistics, medical interview vocabulary and cultural sensitivity in health services for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, staff and faculty planning research, service or internships in Malawi.  Workshop sessions cover elementary language construction, health and cultural training, as well as brief presentations on the history, geography, politics and economy of Malawi.  Participants will be given soft copies of readings and basic language material. Light dinner will be provided. Attendance at all sessions…

Start: April 15, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End: April 15, 2019 @ 7:45 pm
Venue: Beard Hall, Room 116
Address:
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 16, 2019

Workshop on Chichewa Language and Malawi Culture

This four-part workshop will focus on introductory Chichewa greetings and linguistics, medical interview vocabulary and cultural sensitivity in health services for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, staff and faculty planning research, service or internships in Malawi.  Workshop sessions cover elementary language construction, health and cultural training, as well as brief presentations on the history, geography, politics and economy of Malawi.  Participants will be given soft copies of readings and basic language material. Light dinner will be provided. Attendance at all sessions…

Start: April 16, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End: April 16, 2019 @ 7:45 pm
Venue: Beard Hall, Room 116
Address:
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 23, 2019

Workshop on Chichewa Language and Malawi Culture

This four-part workshop will focus on introductory Chichewa greetings and linguistics, medical interview vocabulary and cultural sensitivity in health services for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, staff and faculty planning research, service or internships in Malawi.  Workshop sessions cover elementary language construction, health and cultural training, as well as brief presentations on the history, geography, politics and economy of Malawi.  Participants will be given soft copies of readings and basic language material. Light dinner will be provided. Attendance at all sessions…

Start: April 23, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End: April 23, 2019 @ 7:45 pm
Venue: Beard Hall, Room 116
Address:
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

April 25, 2019

Workshop on Chichewa Language and Malawi Culture

This four-part workshop will focus on introductory Chichewa greetings and linguistics, medical interview vocabulary and cultural sensitivity in health services for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, staff and faculty planning research, service or internships in Malawi.  Workshop sessions cover elementary language construction, health and cultural training, as well as brief presentations on the history, geography, politics and economy of Malawi.  Participants will be given soft copies of readings and basic language material. Light dinner will be provided. Attendance at all sessions…

Start: April 25, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
End: April 25, 2019 @ 7:45 pm
Venue: Beard Hall, Room 116
Address:
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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