Two UNC alumni have compiled a comprehensive, entertaining history of Carolina’s city and regional planning department, which was the seventh planning program in the country, first in the South, and the first to be based in the social sciences.
Christopher Teuton, a historian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, won a 2013 American Book Award for Cherokee Stories of the Turtle Island Liars’ Club (UNC Press, 2012). The book was co-written with Hastings Shade, Sammy Still, Sequoyah Guess and Woody Hansen.
Carolina alumnus Stuart Eizenstat will discuss “The Future of the Jews: How Global Forces are Impacting the Jewish People, Israel and its Relationship with the United States” on Nov. 18 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
An entertaining look at the history of the city and regional planning department at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be the focus of an event Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. in Gerrard Hall.
Our November calendar is chock-full of great events, including “poolside” theater, music on the porch, and lectures by Holden Thorp, Julian Bond and Stuart Eizenstat. Highlights and links below. Nov. 1: Graduate Education Summit. Leaders in higher education and government will discuss the future of graduate education. 3 p.m. Sonja Haynes Stone Center. http://gradschool.unc.edu/ Nov. 1: Guest Artist Recital featuring … Continued
Kevin Guskiewicz, a world renowned concussion expert and MacArthur “genius” grant winner, will speak at December Commencement ceremony at UNC-Chapel Hill.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill welcomed a delegation from the National University of Singapore (NUS) for a series of events and meetings on September 23 and 24 to discuss student exchanges and the UNC-NUS Joint Degree Program (JDP), as well as to explore other opportunities for collaboration.