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The curriculum in Global Studies is excited to present to you the incredible range and depth of events we hosted and supported in Spring 2011.

war stories fall 2011

War Stories: A Semester Long Speaker Series

Featuring Jon Lee Anderson and Helene Cooper

Leading New Yorker and New York Times journalists recounted their experiences in war-torn regions across the globe.

heels in the field spring 2012

Heels in the Field: A Global Health Discussion Series

Featuring Annelies Van Rie, Jamie Bartram, and Rick Mumford

UNC leaders and experts in global health discussed critical issues, controversies and innovative solutions in international health challenges.


The Global Big Screen


The Global Big Screen launched with the screening of Budrus, an award-winning feature documentary about a Palestinian community organizer who seeks to save his village from destruction.

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Sponsored Events

Read about the other thrilling events the curriculum in Global Studies has had the opportunity to help bring to the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.

In the next issue of the curriculum in Global Studies newsletter, read about how the War Stories speaker series built on its success with speakers such as bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, and how the Global Health Discussion series, run in conjunction with the Institute for Infectious Diseases & Global Health, has fostered thrilling conversations on international health affairs.

If you live near UNC-Chapel Hill, save the date for our Spring 2012 War Stories speaker series. The program will continue on March 22nd at 5:30pm with democracy expert Larry Diamond.