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UNC World View Community College Symposium: Confronting Poverty Globally and Locally
November 13, 2019 - November 14, 2019
Poverty is a worldwide threat. It has a direct impact on North Carolina where the poverty rate remains above historical averages (North Carolina Poverty Report, 2018). This symposium will explore topics and strategies that address poverty globally and locally. Through engaging interactive breakout sessions, plenary talks, and panel discussions, educators will learn about resources and build a network of colleagues who are passionate about this work. This program is designed for community college instructors of all disciplines, as well as administrators and staff. Professional Development Contact Hours offered.#WorldView2019
For more information and to register: worldview.unc.edu/programs/2019-cc-symposium
Friday Center for Continuing Education
UNC Chapel Hill