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June 2021

Virtual: ‘Take Your MBA Global’

June 15 at 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join the MBA Global Programs team to learn more about how to take your MBA global with UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. Hear from both our team and returned students as we discuss Global Immersion Electives (GIEs), as well as long and short exchange options with our partner schools. Register here.

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Virtual: ‘Culture and the Arts on a Global Stage’

June 22 at 10:00 am - June 24 at 12:00 pm
$75

Join UNC-Chapel Hill Worldview from June 22-24 at 10:00 a.m. for a K-12 and community college virtual program. Musicians and poets, artists and dancers have played and written, painted and danced their way around the world through centuries – illuminating the time and the interplay of peoples and societies. In this program, UNC-Chapel Hill World View provides a professional development opportunity for all K-12 and community college educators to explore examples of the ways different cultures use the arts to…

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Russian Game Night

June 22 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the Russian Flagship Program for a fun night of virtual competitive games related to Russia and the Russian language on Zoom! The Russian Flagship Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently completed a successful first year. Launched in April 2020, the federally funded program provides students with a professional level of proficiency in the Russian language in order to meet a national security need U.S. government designates as “critical.” 

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UNC Opera: Scenes from ATLAS

June 30 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Between 2018 and 2019, 7 children died in US detention: Darlyn Cristabel Cordova-Valle, 10 Jakelin Caal Maquín, 7 Felipe Gomez Alonzo, 8 Juan de León Gutiérrez, 16 Wilmer Josué Ramírez Vásquez, 2½ Carlos Hernandez Vásquez, 16 Mariee Juárez, 20 months We have seen images of the border and of the detention facilities holding migrant children. We have heard their testimony and witnessed their pain. Now, it is time that we act. UNC Opera seeks to tell the story of one…

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July 2021

Virtual: Russian Trivia Night

July 6 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join the Russian Flagship Program for a virtual trivia night and test your knowledge of Russian geography, history, and culture. Register for the event ahead of time via Zoom. The Russian Flagship Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently completed a successful first year. Launched in April 2020, the federally funded program provides students with a professional level of proficiency in the Russian language in order to meet a national security need U.S. government designates as “critical.” 

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Virtual: Curator’s Conversation: Introduction to Visions of Venice

July 9 at 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join Dana E. Cowen, Sheldon Peck Curator for European and American Art before 1950, for an in-depth look at Visions of Venice. In this virtual discussion, participants will learn more about the circumstances of Whistler’s 1879 trip to Venice, his unique views of the floating city, his experimental working method, and how his works were received back in London. Visions of Venice: Etchings by James McNeill Whistler from the Collection of Ambassador C. Boyden Gray showcases thirty of Whistler’s etchings of Venice…

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Virtual: Urdu Majlis on Kishwar Naheed

July 10 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Please join us via Zoom for the next monthly meeting of Urdu Majlis, the Triangle’s Literary Forum, on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. The featured poet is Kishwar Naheed (b. 1940). In the first half of the meeting we will share works by the featured poet. In the second half, you are invited to share your original work or poems by your favorite poets. This event is in Urdu.   Zoom Web Browser Access Link Meeting ID: 932…

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Virtual: Russian Flagship Summer Movie Night

July 13 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the Russian Flagship Program for a movie night. Make sure to cast your vote for the film in our Instagram story on July 8 prior to our virtual film watch party and discussion on July 13 on Zoom. The Russian Flagship Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently completed a successful first year. Launched in April 2020, the federally funded program provides students with a professional level of proficiency in the Russian language in order to meet a national security need U.S. government designates as “critical.” 

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Summer Popoika: Weekly Russian Conversation Hour

July 22 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 13, 2021

Don’t let your Russian skills fall out of practice this summer! Join the UNC Russian Flagship Program for casual conversations with other Russian-language learners at weekly Popoika every Thursday at 5PM! The hour-long conversations will be spoken in Russian only. All levels are welcome! Zoom code: 991 7796 7246

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Virtual: Family & Friends Sunday: Whistler’s World

July 25 at 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Visit us virtually or find art activity kits to enjoy with your friends or family group in the galleries. This month, enjoy art-inspired activities inspired by James McNeill Whistler’s etchings in Visions of Venice including: VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE PEACOCK ROOM | 2:30 P.M. EDT Join the Ackland as we ‘visit’ the Freer Gallery of Art in D.C., space is limited to 15 households. The tour will be one hour in length and suitable for all ages. The Peacock Room and American…

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