Featuring Bud Kaufmann, Lecturer in Arabic Interested in polishing or refreshing your Arabic language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in Arabic. All participants will receive a short Arabic-language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for our…Find out more
Nominated for an Oscar (Best Foreign-Language Film), Land of Mine takes place in May 1945. At the end of the Second World War, young German prisoners of war are faced with the task of removing 45,000 land mines from the Danish coast. In German and Danish with English subtitles. This screening is sponsored by a CFE grant and offers a preview for the fall 2017…Find out more
Murat Sevinç // Professor of Constitutional Law Banu Gökarıksel // Associate Professor of Geography, UNC Cemil Aydin // Associate Professor of History, UNC Didem Turkoglu // PhD Candidate, Sociology, UNC Thursday, April 27th / 5:15pm / GEC 1005Find out more
Ellen Ross (Lewis P. Jones Visiting Prof., Wofford College) This is not a pre-circulated paper. Light refreshments from 4:45pm. There will be free and ample parking in the basement parking level of the Center from 5pm, elevator to the 1st floor. This session is co-sponsored by the Carolina Seminar on Transnational and Global History and the Center for European Studies, UNC-CH.Find out more
Featuring Jessica Tanner, Assistant Professor of French Interested in polishing or refreshing your French language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in French. All participants will receive a short French-language article prior to the lunch that will serve as the foundation for…Find out more
Join Michael Newton, Technology Lead for the Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative, at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on May 17 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Newton will discuss Scottish culture and heritage in North Carolina. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and a little bit of knowledge! Sponsored by the UNC…Find out more
— Registration for this event is now closed — Are you in Washington, DC this summer? Do you have an interest in European studies and transatlantic affairs? The TransAtlantic Masters (TAM) Program, based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will host an information session for those in the DC area who are interested in pursuing an MA. This free reception and…Find out more
Please join the Atlantic Council and the Center for European Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for a timely discussion on how to increase infrastructure investment in the United States. The event will take place in the evening on Tuesday, August 29, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Rebuilding the United States’ infrastructure is a key component of the…Find out more
Please join us for a free Film Screening: Tuesday, August 22, 6PM Fed Ex Global Education Center, Mandela Auditorium Long is the Road (1948, dir. Herbert B. Fredersdorf & Marek Goldstein) Runtime: 90 min In German, Polish and Yiddish with English subtitles Long is the Road is the first feature film to represent the Holocaust from a Jewish perspective. Made by and about Jewish displaced persons, the…Find out more
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