“The Torah, the Mishnah and the Temple of Jerusalem”

August 12, 2015

Dr. Shaye J.D  Chohen, Littauer Professor of Jewish Studies and chair of the Department of Near Eastern Languages at Harvard University, will discuss the twin destructions of the Jerusalem Temple (587 BCE and 70 CE) and how, in each case, … Continued

Excavations of Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee

August 12, 2015

Jodi Magness, a Kenan Distinguished Professor at UNC, has been directing excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee since 2011. The excavations have brought to light the remains of a monumental Late Roman (fifth century) synagogue building paved with … Continued

Urdu Majlis: Life and Works of Obaidullah Aleem

August 12, 2015

Please join us on Friday August 14, 2015 for the monthly meeting of Urdu Majlis, the Triangle’s Urdu Literary Society. This Urdu Majlis will feature the works of controversial poet Obaidullah Aleem (1939-1998). WHERE: Room 1009, FedEx Global Education Center, … Continued

Week of Welcome – Global Opportunities Info Session

August 22, 2015

Where outside the U.S. would you travel with financial support?  Would you study Arabic, Swahili, Portuguese, Chinese, Czech, or Maya with a full scholarship? Enhance your abilities and travel the world – debt free!  The global opportunities available to you … Continued

Fulbright Info Session

August 22, 2015

  Join UNC’s Fulbright Program Adviser in Room 4003 of the FedEx Global Education Center for an overview of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, from English teaching assistantships to independent research or graduate program enrollment. This session is open to all currently … Continued

International Coffee Hour

August 22, 2015

Join the Center for Global Initiatives and Study Abroad at the EspressOasis Cafe in the FedEx Global Education Center for a monthly social hour to bring together international UNC community members and students excited about global engagement. Chat about opportunities and … Continued

Careers in the Middle East: Meet & Greet with Neeraj Malhotra

August 22, 2015

Join the Mideast Center in Room 2010 of the FedEx Global Education Center for a Career Meet & Greet with Neeraj Malhotra. Malhotra is the entering M&E Specialist (Monitoring & Reporting) for UNICEF Turkey in Ankara. In this capacity, he will monitor the … Continued

Pakistan Independence Day Celebration With Ali Haider

August 22, 2015

Pakistani American Anjuman presents Pakistan Independence Day Celebration with Ali Haider at the Cary Arts Center. Ali Haider will be joined by Inam ul Haq and a number of local artists will be featured. There will also be kids performances and … Continued

The Call of Cairo – An Artist Talk

August 22, 2015

Join artist, Anna Kipervaser for a talk about “ The Call of Cairo” photography exhibit currently on display in the John Hope Franklin Center. The exhibit, inspired by the film “Cairo in One Breath,” is an introduction to some of … Continued