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3395 Airport Rd
Pinehurst, NC 28374 United States

October 2019

On the Road to Climate Change

October 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sandhills Community College, 3395 Airport Rd
Pinehurst, NC 28374 United States

A landmark report released by the United Nations this year insists that urgent and unprecedented changes are needed over the next dozen years to prevent increased global warming, significantly worse droughts, floods, extreme heat, and poverty for millions of people.  What are the humanist implications of climate change? What can we do in our everyday lives to contribute positively to the planet and help prevent these catastrophes? Léda van Doren, teaching assistant professor of environment, ecology and energy at UNC-Chapel…

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March 2020

CANCELED: Indigenous Culture Through Storytelling, Art and Religion

March 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sandhills Community College, 3395 Airport Rd
Pinehurst, NC 28374 United States

Carolina Public Humanities in collaboration with Sandhills Community College will host a two-part presentation that explores the cultures of indigenous communities around the world, including religious beliefs and practice, visual art, literature, and musical traditions, and discuss ways these cultural practices have evolved over time—or stayed the same—in the face of outside threats to traditional ways of life. Presenters: Emil Keme, Associate Professor of American Indian and Indigenous Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Glenda Pope, Associate Professor…

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