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October 19, 2019

The Atomic Bomb and the End of the Second World War

This event is sold out. To be added to the waitlist, email human@unc.edu with your first and last name, email address and phone number. Political and military leaders in the United States planned a final military campaign that could end the war with Japan in 1945, but a land invasion would carry extremely high human and economic costs. The U.S. decision to drop atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki evolved from careful strategic analysis of these costs, but the new…

Start: October 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am
End: October 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Venue: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Address:
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

October 22, 2019

Tuesday French Language Lunch

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join Carolina faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. Space is limited, so sign up early to reserve your seat! The cost is $25 and includes…

Start: October 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
End: October 22, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Venue: Weathervane
Phone: 919.929.9466
Address:
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

October 29, 2019

Great Books Reading Group, ‘Collected Stories’ by Bruno Schulz

Join UNC-Chapel Hill faculty discussion leaders at Flyleaf Books for a robust discussion of classic texts, ancient to modern. This semester, we are hosting one to two sessions per book. Every participant will receive a copy of the book before the first session. Due to the nature of the reading groups, refunds cannot be offered. Seats are limited to 20 participants, so sign up early to reserve your spot! This session will feature Madeline G. Levine, Kenan Professor of Slavic…

Start: October 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am
End: October 29, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

Italian Language Lunch

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join Carolina faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. Space is limited, so sign up early to reserve your seat! The cost is $25 and includes…

Start: October 29, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
End: October 29, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Venue: Weathervane
Phone: 919.929.9466
Address:
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

November 4, 2019

Monday French Language Lunch

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join Carolina faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. Space is limited, so sign up early to reserve your seat! The cost is $25 and includes…

Start: November 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
End: November 4, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Venue: Weathervane
Phone: 919.929.9466
Address:
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

November 5, 2019

Great Books Reading Group, ‘Collected Stories’ by Bruno Schulz

Join UNC-Chapel Hill faculty discussion leaders at Flyleaf Books for a robust discussion of classic texts, ancient to modern. This semester, we are hosting one to two sessions per book. Every participant will receive a copy of the book before the first session. Due to the nature of the reading groups, refunds cannot be offered. Seats are limited to 20 participants, so sign up early to reserve your spot! This session will feature Madeline G. Levine, Kenan Professor of Slavic…

Start: November 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am
End: November 5, 2019 @ 12:00 pm

November 13, 2019

Fall 2019 UNC Global Passport Drive

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s annual Passport Drive provides an easy opportunity for Carolina students, faculty, staff and their family members to apply for or renew their U.S. passport. Officials from the U.S. Department of State will be on campus Wednesday, Nov. 13 and Thursday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to accept passport applications and renewal applications (forms available at the event). More information on forms can be found on UNC Global’s passport drive…

Start: November 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am
End: November 13, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

November 14, 2019

2019 Fall UNC Global Passport Drive

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s annual Passport Drive provides an easy opportunity for Carolina students, faculty, staff and their family members to apply for or renew their U.S. passport. Officials from the U.S. Department of State will be on campus Wednesday, Nov. 13 and Thursday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to accept passport applications and renewal applications (forms available at the event). More information on forms can be found on UNC Global’s passport drive website.…

Start: November 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am
End: November 14, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003
Phone: +1.919.962.2435
Address:
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States

November 19, 2019

Tuesday French Language Lunch

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join Carolina faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. Space is limited, so sign up early to reserve your seat! The cost is $25 and includes…

Start: November 19, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
End: November 19, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Venue: Weathervane
Phone: 919.929.9466
Address:
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

December 2, 2019

Monday French Language Lunch

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join Carolina faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All participants will receive a short foreign language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our discussion. Space is limited, so sign up early to reserve your seat! The cost is $25 and includes…

Start: December 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
End: December 2, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Venue: Weathervane
Phone: 919.929.9466
Address:
201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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