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211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
(919) 962-2505 http://gradschool.unc.edu/gsc/

October 2018

IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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Global Grads: October Hike

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Staying in Chapel Hill over fall break?   Join fellow Global Grads for a morning hike in Battle Park, right next to campus! We will meet at the GSC at 10:00am and will walk to Battle Park from there. We will do a 2 mile hike though the woods and will close with a picnic at the Coker Arboretum. The trail is rated easy, so tennis shoes are fine. Please bring your own water/food/snacks for the hike and picnic.  …

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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Biracial/Multiracial LGBQ Undergrad Student Leader Experiences

October 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Free

This presentation by Bobby Kunstman is to share the stories of five biracial multiracial lesbian gay bisexual queer student leaders’ undergraduate experiences at a prestigious southern university. Through multiple interviews, participants shared stories of their background, educational journey, and the impact they hope to have in the future. Bring your own lunch--drinks and dessert will be provided. Please register as space is limited!

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Emotional Intelligence Half-Day Workshop

October 29 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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What is emotional intelligence and why should you care about it?  Emotional intelligence is a set of skills that you can use that help you understand and manage your emotions effectively, build more satisfying and productive relationships at work and home, manage your stress and make excellent decisions.  Because there is no correlation between IQ and Emotional Intelligence, there are many very bright people who lack key emotional intelligence skills or don't know how to best leverage the EI skills…

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IME: Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA): Sisterhood Circle

October 30 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA), or the Sisterhood, is meant to be a place for women of color to come together, share their lived experiences, and support one another throughout our journey in the academy. Sister circles are not new; they have been used in other contexts for black women to work through the ins and outs of their daily lives. We will continue that rich tradition here, to provide affirmation, validation, and support as we all work through this arduous…

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

October 31 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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IME: Pumpkin Party!

October 31 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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  Join your IME peers in carving pumpkins and enjoying snacks with hot drinks. Take your pumpkin creation with you just in time to scare off the ghouls and goblins! Pumpkins will be provided. Feel free to bring a friend! We also encourage and welcome you to bring any creative supplies for carving and/or drawing. For planning purposes, please REGISTER HERE.

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November 2018

Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

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

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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DSS Speaker Series Fall 2018- Writing Workshop: Playwriting as Meditation w/Victoria Moy

November 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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 Sometimes it’s not until you write things down that you figure out what’s actually happening or what’s happened in your life.   In a series of various exercises accessing personal experiences and favorite moments, playwright and author Victoria Moy will lead participants on a meditative journey, which will result in written scenes to be shared and enacted in the workshop for a cathartic release.   If you need a break from your studies to relieve your mind and soul, or…

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Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

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

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Careers in Diplomacy – An Info Session with your Diplomat in Residence

November 13 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Are you seeking a career that will take you around the world? Want opportunities in which making a difference and public service are at the core of what you do?  Please join Kathryn Crockart, the Diplomat in Residence based at UNC, for an information session about the U.S. Department of State and careers in diplomacy on Tuesday, November 13 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Graduate Student Center.  We’ll also discuss student opportunities, including paid and unpaid internships, during this informal,…

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

November 14 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

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

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

November 21 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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IME: Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA): Recognize and Reignite!

November 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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As we work through the last bit of the semester, let’s check in and recognize some of the self-care activities we’ve been doing, some that have fallen off, the support systems we have, and the ones we sometimes forget. What concrete things can we do to make sure we continue taking care of ourselves, even in stressful times? What connections might you reignite? How are your personal relationships? Let your sisters know and find out some ways that we each help heal together.…

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IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

November 28 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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December 2018

IME: Writing Wed. & Writing Coach

December 5 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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8:00am - 3:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space EVERY Wednesday A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**         9:30 - 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of Writing Wednesday, join us for this event Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share…

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