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UNC Ranks 17th Among U.S. Universities for Study Abroad in 2019 ‘Open Doors’ Report

November 18, 2019

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranks 17th among U.S. higher education institutions for the number of students earning credit for study abroad for the second year in a row, according to the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) 2019 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. This ranking reflects credit-bearing activity conducted by students… Read more »

US News and World Report Ranks Carolina 33rd Among World’s Top Research Universities

November 13, 2019

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is ranked 33rd among the world’s top 1,500 universities, according to the sixth annual U.S. News and World Report Best Global Universities rankings, a shift from 34th last year. Among U.S. research universities included on the list, UNC-Chapel Hill placed 22nd overall and 7th among public campuses. The ranking builds… Read more »

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UNC-Chapel Hill Hosts Delegation from Universidad San Francisco de Quito

November 13, 2019

On October 24 and 25, 2019, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hosted two representatives from the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) in Ecuador to explore possibilities for academic and research collaborations and student engagement: Diego Quiroga, vice president for research, and Mateo Sáenz Hinojosa, director of international relations. UNC-Chapel Hill and… Read more »

From left to right: Terry Rhodes, interim dean of the College of Arts & Sciences; Judith Ernst; Jaki Shelton Green; Katie Bowler Young, director of Global Relations; Ingrid Smith, manager of global events and exhibitions for UNC Global.

N.C. Poet Laureate and Award-Winning Ceramic Artist Celebrate Collaborative Project and 100 Years of ‘The Second Coming’ by Yeats

October 17, 2019

North Carolina Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green and award-winning ceramic artist Judith Ernst spoke about their collaborative art piece, Flowing Beneath the Center, at an opening reception on Oct. 9, 2019, in the Florence and James Peacock Atrium of the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Flowing Beneath… Read more »

2019 UNC Global Passport Drive, Wed. Nov. 13 and Thurs. Nov 14, global.unc.edu/passportdrive

UNC Global to Host Passport Drive Nov. 13-14

October 18, 2019

UNC Global will host its 16th passport drive on Wednesday, Nov. 13 and Thursday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in room 4003 of the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Officials from the U.S. Department of State will be on campus both days to accept… Read more »

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‘The Art of Resistance,’ Speaker Series

October 2, 2019

World-renowned artist Pedro X. Molina, writer Trifonia Melibea Obono, and former U.S. Ambassador Mark Asquino will address freedom of expression, artistic freedom and human rights in a fall 2019 speaker series coordinated with The Art of Resistance exhibition at the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. About the… Read more »