Events

In February, students had the opportunity to meet many different employers at the 2014 Public Health and Informatics Job & Internship Expo.
Several times during the year, the UNC-SPH Student Government hosts a Hunger Lunch, where $4 covers all-you-can-eat rice, beans and cornbread. Proceeds help UNC's Nourish International, a student movement to eradicate global poverty.
The annual Gillings Games is an Olympic-style field day with a series of relay and team events. The 2013 event started with a massive paper-rock-scissors match.

The UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health and its departments sponsor lectures, seminars and many other events for our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends.

To post an announcement or submit an event, visit the Announcements form page.

Campus-wide events and announcements:


Upcoming Events

Featured Events

Upcoming Events

SPA Supervisors and Employees: Performance Management Training

The Office of Human Resources (OHR) has revised the SPA Performance Management program and policy, effective July 1, 2014. The goals of this program redesign are to increase accuracy and consistency campus-wide on performance expectations and evaluations. Separate Training sessions have been designed for SPA Supervisors and the SPA General Employee population. The School of Global Public Health Performance Management Training for SPA employees and supervisors has been scheduled as follows:

SPA Supervisors Only:
Tuesday, Sept 2
1 – 3 p.m.
133 Rosenau Hall

SPA General Non-Supervisory Employee Population:
Wednesday, Sept. 3
1 – 2:30 p.m.
133 Rosenau Hall

Due to the significant updates in the process and forms that will be utilized for future performance reviews, every effort should be made to attend the appropriate session as scheduled.


Graduate Program Open House

Friday, October 10
133 Rosenau Hall
9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The schoolwide offices and departments invite prospective students to visit campus, learn more about our graduate degree programs and connect with current faculty, students and staff.

More information is available online.

Featured Events

American Mock World Health Organization

Oct. 3 – 5
133 Rosenau Hall

The American Mock World Health Organization (AMWHO) is America’s first model WHO Conference set at UNC. This year’s theme, “Health in times of conflict,” deals with the responsibilities member countries have to protect the health of their citizens in times of warfare.

Undergraduate and graduate participants from across the nation will have the opportunity to represent either a WHO ambassador of a member nation, non-governmental actor or media representative, and will work to create a working resolution within their regional block to be sent to the World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

More information is available online.


2014 Water and Health Conference

October 13 – 17
The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

The 2014 Water and Health Conference: Where Science Meets Policy, organized by The Water Institute at UNC, considers drinking water supply, sanitation, hygiene and water resources in both the developing and developed worlds with a strong public health emphasis.

More information is available online.