Jon M. Huntsman, former governor of Utah and U.S. ambassador to China, will deliver the Weil Lecture on American Citizenship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The free public talk, hosted by UNC’s Institute for the Arts and Humanities, will take place at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 in Hill Hall Auditorium. Huntsman will address the topic “America … Continued
The German Academic Exchange Service has named senior Michelle Lucas a 2012-2013 Young Ambassador. The Young Ambassadors Program recognizes undergraduate students who have recently studied abroad or interned in Germany. At their home institutions, they promote studying in Germany, acting as a liaison for the organization also known as Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD). Lucas, a German studies and geographic … Continued
The annual Veterans Day ceremony at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will occur Nov. 12, the day after the Sunday holiday. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at Hill Hall, 145 E. Cameron Ave. The public is invited to attend what is believed to be the only Veterans Day ceremony in Chapel Hill. Veterans will be … Continued
We have plenty of music, literature, drama and culture for you on the College’s November events calendar. Highlights and links below. Continuing through Nov. 11: PlayMakers presents Imaginary Invalid, ‘the funniest play ever written about the healthcare industry.’ $15-$50. Center for Dramatic Art. https://college.unc.edu/2012/10/10/playmakersinvalid/ Nov. 1: U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus will discuss Leadership in Service, for the 2012 Deil … Continued
Kelly Hogan teaches a biology 101 section that enrolls nearly 400 students. But Hogan, an award-winning UNC teacher, is constantly striving to find new ways to make that big class seem small.
UNC archaeologist Jodi Magness will be featured on the big screen — literally — when the IMAX movie, Jerusalem, debuts in June 2013.
UNC alumna Mary Anne Dickson ’63 has received the 2012 Dean’s Award for Distinguished Service to the College of Arts and Sciences.