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Info Session • Boren Awards

On Zoom

Join the Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies and a representative from the Boren Scholarship Program to hear more about the Boren Awards, which provide funding to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study a wide range of … Read more

Film Screening • Kolja (Czech Republic, 1996)

1015 Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill

As the Cold War winds down, former concert cellist Louka (Zdenek Sverák) barely makes ends meet providing accompaniment at funerals after being blacklisted from his much cushier job with the Prague Philharmonic. For a fee, he marries a Russian woman … Read more

Film Screening • The Balcony Movie (Poland, 2021)

Varsity Theater, Chapel Hill 123 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Can anyone be a movie hero? Can the world be locked in one film frame? Acclaimed Polish documentarian Paweł Łoziński directs his camera at the sidewalk below his balcony. On this gray strip of pavement, sandwiched between dull green grass … Read more

Career Event • The Intersection of Research and Policy

1009 FedEx Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

The Carolina Asia Center is proud to host Amb. Piper Campbell (former US ambassador to Mongolia and now Hurst Senior Professional Lecturer in the School of International Service at American University) for a discussion of the nexus of academic research … Read more

Faculty Panel • ChatGPT in Context

Hyde Hall 176 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

What is ChatGPT? Where did it come from? What does it mean for science, scholarship, and public life? Join our interdisciplinary panel for a discussion of this new technology and its real and imagined impacts on the campus community. The … Read more