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Clean Tech Summit 2023

Friday Center for Continuing Education

The UNC Center for European Studies is a proud co-sponsor of the Clean Tech Summit hosted by the UNC Institute for the Environment.The 2023 Summit will feature keynote speakers, panels, workshops, and TED Talk-style engagement opportunities for the following topics: … Continued

Virtual European Walking Tours

Every day during Europe Week, explore European cities with our virtual walking tours on the FedEx GEC Atrium Big Screen! This event is part of our annual Europe Week programming!

Lunch with a European

FedEx Global Center #4003 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC

Join this informal event and hear how these German, German-Turkish, German-Brazilian, Dutch, Italian, Swedish and Swiss-American MA students feel about different issues such as climate change, immigration, American cuisine…This will be an informal gathering designed to expose audience members to … Continued

Mime’s the Word

As part of CES' annual Europe Week programming, we will be hosting a mime show in the Pit from 12pm-2pm! Come out and meet CES staff, other students interested in Europe, and enjoy the show!

EURO-TAM Info Table

The Pit UNC campus, Chapel Hill, NC

Interested in Europe? These are the programs for you!   Come out to the Pit between 12pm-2pm and hear current students talk about their experience with the EURO major and TAM programs, and opportunities to enter the joint BA-MA program. … Continued

Europe Week Cheese Tasting

Florence and James Peacock Atrium, FedEx Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC

Join CES from 5:30 pm in FedEx GEC 4003 to meet CES staff, current students, and enjoy a catered cheese tasting by the Cheese Shop.   RSVP required, spaces available while supplies last.


The Pit UNC campus, Chapel Hill, NC

Come out to the Pit from 12pm-2pm to see the Carolina Irish Dance Association in action!

“Zeitenwende:” Sea change in European Security

The rhetoric and reality of tectonic shifts in Europe and transatlantic relations since the Russian attack on Ukraine will be analyzed from various angles. Defense relations have been altered within Europe as well as Nato. Energy security moved front and … Continued

European Privacy Law: Solutions for a Digital Age

FedEx Global Center #4003 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC

Join us for a guest lecture by Susanna Lindroos-Hovinheimo, Professor of Public Law at the University of Helsinki. This event is part of our annual Europe Week programming and offered in collaboration with the UNC School of Law. Presenter   … Continued