Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events › IME

Events List Navigation

May 2018

Southern Culture Movie Series – “Talking Black in America”

May 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Rm 1015, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

This film series, which takes place each summer, is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South, and most films are accompanied by commentary from a topical expert. While intended especially for international students and scholars, the series is open to everyone. Talking Black in America reveals the incredible impact that the most controversial and misunderstood language variety in the history of American English has had on American life and language. The movie is FREE and refreshments…

Find out more »
June 2018

Campus Rec- Grad Student SUP & Supper!

June 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 5:00pm

Outdoor Education Center, 410A Country Club Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) at Jordan Lake while watching Bald Eagles and other wading birds, looking for a beautiful sunset, and we'll pack a dinner for you as well. This program is open to Graduate Students, Scholars, and their partners. Graduate / professional school can add a spouse or significant other by having that person register for an account at https://campusrec.oasis.unc.edu/Account/Register This is a 4 hour program starting at the Outdoor Education Center at 5pm and ending around 9 pm.…

Find out more »

Meaning Making for Grad Students – 3 Week Series offered in May, June, and July

June 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 8:30am

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

What is meaning-making? According to Roger Kegan’s theory of meaning-making development, meaning-making “is a conceptualization of how human beings make meaning of themselves, of others, and of their experiences throughout their life-span.” In this 3-week series, you’ll have the opportunity for personal self-reflection through free writing and small group discussion, which will be supported by short articles and readings on meaning-making and purpose of life. All sessions will be held at the Graduate Student Center at 211A West Cameron Avenue.…

Find out more »

Southern Culture Movie Series – “Granny’s Got Game”

June 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Rm 1015, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

This film series, which takes place each summer, is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South, and most films are accompanied by commentary from a topical expert. While intended especially for international students and scholars, the series is open to everyone. Granny’s Got Game is an inspiring documentary film about a senior women’s basketball team in North Carolina. These fiercely competitive women in their seventies battle physical limitations and social stigma to keep doing what they…

Find out more »

Campus Rec- Hike 5 Peaks of Hanging Rock

June 17 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Outdoor Education Center, 410A Country Club Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

Want to see breathtaking views of the Piedmont Plateau? Come and test your mettle with us. Our group will hike over 10 miles with 2,000+ ft. gain of elevation as we circumnavigate Hanging Rock State Park. We'll visit each of the 5 Peaks of the park as we hike along the ancient Sauratown Mountains. Expect views from Hanging Rock itself as well as the other 4 major summits in the park. This is a full-day program. Estimated start / finish…

Find out more »

Southern Culture Movie Series – “Nobel Nok Dah” and “This Is My Home Now”

June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Rm 1015, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

This film series, which takes place each summer, is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South, and most films are accompanied by commentary from a topical expert. While intended especially for international students and scholars, the series is open to everyone. Nobel Nok Dah offers an intimate view into the lives of three refugee women from Burma, whose migratory paths cross in Thailand and eventually meet when they resettle to central New York. This Is My…

Find out more »
July 2018

Meaning Making for Grad Students – 3 Week Series offered in May, June, and July

July 10 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 8:30am

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

What is meaning-making? According to Roger Kegan’s theory of meaning-making development, meaning-making “is a conceptualization of how human beings make meaning of themselves, of others, and of their experiences throughout their life-span.” In this 3-week series, you’ll have the opportunity for personal self-reflection through free writing and small group discussion, which will be supported by short articles and readings on meaning-making and purpose of life. All sessions will be held at the Graduate Student Center at 211A West Cameron Avenue.…

Find out more »

Southern Culture Movie Series – “Un Buen Carnicero”, “Collards in the Cafeteria” and “Wok Next Door”

July 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Rm 1015, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

This film series, which takes place each summer, is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South, and most films are accompanied by commentary from a topical expert. While intended especially for international students and scholars, the series is open to everyone. Un Buen Carnicero (A Good Butcher) goes behind the courtesies of the butcher’s counter on the eve of Independence Day to explore the complex realities of immigrant life while celebrating America’s freedom and questioning its convenience.…

Find out more »

Campus Rec- Grad Student SUP & Supper!

July 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 5:00pm

Outdoor Education Center, 410A Country Club Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) at Jordan Lake while watching Bald Eagles and other wading birds, looking for a beautiful sunset, and we'll pack a dinner for you as well. This program is open to Graduate Students, Scholars, and their partners. Graduate / professional school can add a spouse or significant other by having that person register for an account at https://campusrec.oasis.unc.edu/Account/Register This is a 4 hour program starting at the Outdoor Education Center at 5pm and ending around 9 pm.…

Find out more »

Southern Culture Movie Series – “First Language: The Race To Save Cherokee”

July 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Rm 1015, FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

This film series, which takes place each summer, is designed to be an entertaining and critical introduction to the American South, and most films are accompanied by commentary from a topical expert. While intended especially for international students and scholars, the series is open to everyone. Description of First Language: The Race To Save The Cherokee: Over fourteen thousand Cherokee remain in their ancestral homelands in the mountains of North Carolina, but few among them still speak their native language.…

Find out more »
+ Export Events