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Global News & Events, April 5, 2017
UNC and King’s College London Launch Accelerated Master’s Programs for Carolina Graduates

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and King’s College London have launched the King’s Partnership Pathway (KPP) program, offering UNC undergraduates the opportunity to pursue a one-year master’s degree at King’s upon graduation from UNC.
What's New
Naturalization Ceremony at UNC Recognizes 57 New US Citizens
Delegation from Nagoya University Visits UNC
Ackland Art Museum’s ‘Los Trompos’ Exhibit Enlivens UNC Campus

Global Engagement Scholars Program Accepting Undergraduate Applications

UNC Hosts Second Annual Europe Week  

King’s, UNC Initiate Royster Global Fellows Program

Fourth Annual GillingsX Talks Showcased Students’ Global Health Work
Carolina Native Service Scholar Recounts Experience in Global Immersion Elective Program
UNC Alumna Applies Latin American Studies Major to PhD Research

‘Artists After Hours’ Talks to James Street, Spoken Word Poet and Vice President, EROT 

Awards & Honors


April 5  
Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday: Credit Transfer Info

April 5  Amy Chambless, ‘Food, Fotos and Film:’ Photos of Europe and Italian Movie Screening

April 6  Firat Oruc, ‘Translation as Ideological State Apparatus: The Turkish Cultural Revolution’

April 6  Patrick Weil, ‘Can Europeans Elect a Trump?’

April 6  Joyce Burkhalter Flueckiger, ‘Possibilities Created by Ravan on the Chhattisgarhi Plains’

April 7  ‘The Future Prospects for Immigrant Integration in Europe,’ Panel Discussion

April 8  GO! Global Orientation

April 10  Study Abroad: Internships 101

April 11  Rosemary Corbett, ‘Making Modern Islam’

April 11  Padraic Kenney, ‘How Poland Joined the Democratic Camp, and Why It Has Left’

April 12  Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday: Credit Transfer Info

April 17  Credit Transfer 101: Make It Count

April 19  Study Abroad Walk-In Wednesday: Credit Transfer Info

Until July 21 2017 Carolina Global Photography Exhibition


April 5  Introduction to Malawi and Chichewa: A Workshop on Language and Culture

April 6-7  Fifth Annual Global Africana Conference: ‘Black Feminist Futures’

April 7  Emerging Markets Day: Global Strategies for the 21st Century

April 7  Попойка: Russian Conversation Hour

April 8  Es Tu Turno: Celebrando ‘Los Trompos’

April 10  Yoga in the Galleries

April 10  Tai Chi in the Galleries

April 10  Kaffeestunde: German Conversation Hour

April 11  Kawiarenka: Polish Conversation Hour

April 11  Cherie Ndaliko, ‘Music, Film and Charitable Imperialism in the East of Congo’

April 12  Spanish Language Lunch

April 12  Sanam Marvi on Stage

April 14  Попойка: Russian Conversation Hour

April 17  French Language Lunch

April 17  Yoga in the Galleries

April 17  Tai Chi in the Galleries

April 17  Kaffeestunde: German Conversation Hour

April 18 Kawiarenka: Polish Conversation Hour

April 19  Study Abroad Pit Sits

Until April 24  Philemona Williamson, ‘La Sombra y el Espiritu V' Exhibition

Until May 14  ‘Flora and Fauna’ Exhibition

Until May 14  ‘World on Fire in Flames of Blood: Narratives of the Russian Revolution,’ Exhibition

Until June 11  ‘Doing Our Bit: UNC and the Great War,’ Exhibition

April 5  Global Partnership Awards

April 16  Peace Corps Campus Ambassador Program

“I was able to study economics at the National University of Singapore because of the Chancellor's Global Education Fund. The joint-degree program gave me the chance to gain a unique perspective that was applicable to the rest of my student career at Chapel Hill and beyond.”
- Alicia Mercolino
Economics, B.A. ’11
In the Media

Russians Are Protesting! Why? Part 1: Putin’s Vulnerable. | The Washington Post
Palestinian Culture Night Brings Emmy Award-Winning Poet to UNC | The Daily Tar Heel
Boston Schools Change Maps in Effort to Emphasize Global South | The Daily Tar Heel
How Your Cheap Chinese-Made Products May Be Killing Thousands in China | USA Today

China’s Falling Labor Participation Rate Adds to Growth Squeeze | Bloomberg
Leadership Exchange Program Welcomes Students from Africa to UNC | The Daily Tar Heel
Nonprofit, Food Truck Raise Scholarship Fund for Undocumented Immigrants | The Daily Tar Heel
Martha Graham Company Performs Two-Night Run at Memorial Hall | The Herald-Sun
Language and Cultural Studies Contribute to National Security, Really | The Herald-Sun
The Ackland Art Museum Brings Interactive Art to Campus | The Daily Tar Heel
If Trump Restricts Skilled Immigrants, US Could Lose Jobs | The Washington Post

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