Skip to main content
FedEx Global Education Center, Florence and James Peacock Atrium -

Loading Events

← Back to Events

FedEx Global Education Center, Florence and James Peacock Atrium

February 2018

Bryant Holsenbeck, ‘Voices in the Water: Stories of Belonging Across Borders’

Art Installation Highlights Water as a Precious Resource and Symbol of Movement and Global Connections As the Global Spotlight Week considers crises of citizenship- particularly as applied to movement, migration, belonging, paths to citizenship affirmed and denied, and stories of humanity around the world- the symbolic way that water unites all people is recognized. Through this visual display, Durham installation artist Bryant Holsenbeck provides visitors with a way to reflect on the shared humanity of people affected by crises of citizenship across…

Find out more »

Jim Rutenberg, ‘Moment of Truth: How Russian-Style Reality Came To America’

Misinformation. Misdirection. Fake News. Russian meddling. After more than a year in a new, Russian-style fog machine, the American public has learned one thing: Sunlight remains the best disinfectant. Real information—provided by professional, credible journalists with standards and ethics—still has the power to cut through the confusion. Investigative journalists have rallied to unearth new details about the Russia investigation, secret changes at federal agencies and presidential business dealings, cutting through distortions and conspiracy theories with solid, undeniable facts. The problem…

Find out more »

March 2018

Celebrating Polish Studies at UNC – Polish Week

Come hang out and learn how to get involved with Polish studies at UNC! This event aims to bring together the wider Polish-learning community of UNC and encourage others to see the opportunities and resources that UNC has to offer to those interested in studying the language and Poland broadly. Current undergraduate and graduates students will share their study abroad and fieldwork experiences in addition to presentations by UNC alumni on how knowledge of Polish has supported their professional careers. The evening…

Find out more »

September 2018

Tar Heel Beginnings: Global Hangout

Meet new friends from North Carolina and around the world in this highly interactive, fun-filled fest! This event includes international music, appetizers, activities and prizes. The prizes include two tickets to see the performance of your choice at Memorial Hall! This event is presented by the Center for Global Initiatives, the Center for Student Success and Academic Counseling, International Scholar and Student Services and the Writing Center.

Find out more »

November 2018

Autumn Chinese Cultural Festival

Join FACSS and the Carolina Asia Center for a night of Chinese culture celebration. There will be paper-cutting, traditional masks, calligraphy and much more!

Find out more »

April 2019

Southeast Asian Language Workshop

April 15, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Coordinated by the Carolina Asia Center, Southeast Asian Language Workshop is open to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students, faculty and staff and members of the community. The workshop offers three languages—Bahasa Indonesia, Vietnamese and Thai. To register visit the Carolina Asia Center website.

Find out more »

October 2021

Family Weekend: Study Abroad Meet and Greet, Info Session

Family Weekend: Study Abroad Meet & Greet, Info Session October 1, 3:00 – 4:00 pm FedEx Global Education Center Outside in the Courtyard (Rain location: 1st floor Atrium) Please join the Study Abroad Office for an in-person reception and info session.  Meet study abroad staff and find out more about program options, credit, funding, and the application process. Can’t make the in-person event?  Join a brief info session for an overview of study abroad at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Find out more »

“Being and Belonging: Perspectives in North Carolina” Opening Programming

Being and Belonging: Perspectives in North Carolina” Opening Programming October 5, 5:30pm FedEx Global Education Center, Atrium A program celebrating the opening of Being and Belonging: Perspectives in North Carolina, an art exhibition at the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will be held on Oct. 5. Programming will begin at 5:30 p.m., with remarks starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Florence and James Peacock Atrium. Each artist has been invited to speak about their work. Being and Belonging brings together 13 artists of Latin…

Find out more »
+ Export Events