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Film Screening: Eternal Winter (Örök Tél)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Christmas 1944. Soviet soldiers invade Hungary and drag every young woman with German origins away from their villages and transport them to a brutal Soviet labour camps. Here they are forced to work in the coal mines under inhumane conditions. … Read more

Film Screening: Let There Be Light (Nech J Svetlo)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

A Slovakian man who does construction work in Germany learns that his son has joined a paramilitary youth group and was involved in the bullying and death of a classmate. This event is part of the 2023 EU Film Festival, … Read more

Film Screening: The Raven and the Seagull (Lykkelænder)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

This documentary explores the myths and misconceptions which exist between the people and landscapes of Greenland and Denmark. Refreshments will be provided. Parking will be available in the GEC parking deck during the screenings. This event is part of the … Read more

Film Screening: An Uncertain Border (Un Confine Incerto)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Richi (Moisé Curia) is on the road with a little girl (Anna Malfatti) in a camper van through southern Germany. They have a good time with each other, dress up, dance and laugh a lot. He is a seed salesman, … Read more

Film Screening: Lola (Lola Vers La Mer)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Lola, an 18-year-old transgender girl living in a foster home, learns about the death of her mother and decides to fulfill her mother’s last wish with her father. Refreshments will be provided. Parking will be available in the GEC parking … Read more

Film Screening: Schoolgirls (Las Niñas)

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

An 11-year-old girl tries to reconcile the conservative and repressive teachings at her convent school with the free-spirited fun offered by a new student. Refreshments will be provided. Parking will be available in the GEC parking deck during the screenings. … Read more

Global Career Night

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Hear from a panel of phenomenal UNC alumni in globally focused careers! Panelists represent a variety of career options: government, private industry, NGOs, and more. They will share their professional journeys from studying (like you!) at UNC, through the career … Read more

Europe Week 2023: Cheese Tasting

FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Join CES at 5:30 p.m. in FedEx GEC 4003 to meet CES staff, current students, and enjoy a catered cheese tasting by the Cheese Shop. RSVP required, spaces available while supplies last.

Europe Week 2023: ‘Zeitenwende’ – Sea Change in European Security

FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

The rhetoric and reality of tectonic shifts in Europe and transatlantic relations since the Russian attack on Ukraine will be analyzed from various angles. Defense relations have been altered within Europe as well as NATO. Energy security moved front and … Read more

Diplomat in Residence Coffee Hour

FedEx Global Education Center, Room 4003 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Please join CES in welcoming Stephanie Hutchison as the new Diplomat in Residence for the Mid-Atlantic Region! Stop by GEC 4003 for coffee and conversation! Diplomats in Residence (DIRs) are career Foreign Service Officers and Specialists located throughout the U.S. … Read more