Events and Announcements

he 2013 Student Activities and Volunteer Fair allowed new and returning students to learn how to become involved in student organizations and activities.

The 2013 Student Activities and Volunteer Fair allowed new and returning students to learn how to become involved in student organizations and activities.

What’s Going On?

UNC Gillings and its departments sponsor many public lectures, seminars and many other events for our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends. Please join us! 

Public health events and announcements:

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Student Events and Announcements

Career Events and Announcements

For more on this week’s career events, please visit the UNC Career Services website.

7th Annual Harry Guess Memorial Lecture

April 23, 2014
3:30-4:30 pm
Tate Turner-Kuralt 136

This event is sponsored by the UNC-CH Student Chapter of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology. There will be a reception in 2102 McGavran-Greenberg to follow. Please contact Erline Miller at for more information.

Habitat for Humanity Project: SPH Student Government

April 26, 2014
12:30-4:30 pm
Orange County, NC Location

Interested in Habitat for Humanity? Come join UNC’s School of Public Health Student Government for an afternoon of work. Registration required: Contact for questions.

Graduate Student Positions available for 2014/2015

The Learning Center has open positions for graduate students for the 2014/2015 year. The Learning Center seeks an enthusiastic, student-centered graduate student to join our staff as a Graduate Student Learning Coach. Graduate students in all UNC-Chapel Hill schools and departments may apply. Detailed information is found at this link.

2014 Summer Public Health Symposium for High School Students

Deadline April 30, 2014 Open to high school students, the Symposium is designed to expose rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors to the field of public health while also enabling students to explore individual leadership styles. Students will gain an understanding of what it means to be a leader in public health by participating in specialized developmental exercises. Students will also explore public health research initiatives focused on Eliminating Health Disparities, Accelerating Global Water Solutions, Overcoming Obesity, and Conquering Cancer. Aside from getting to and from The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, this program is completely free for participants. Participants will be provided campus housing and all meals during the Symposium. The application process is electronic and can be accessed by clicking here . Applications must be received by 5:00pm on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Trinnette Cooper at (919) 966-5294 or

Spring 2014 Commencement

Saturday, May 10
1 p.m.
Carmichael Auditorium

We ask all graduating students, faculty and staff who plan to RSVP for this event.
The School will honor December 2013, as well as May and August 2014 graduates, at its 2014 commencement ceremony.
For more information, visit our Graduation Information page.

Tutors Needed for the Academic Enrichment Program

Tutors are needed for the 2014-2015 academic year for the Academic Enrichment Program. The Academic Enrichment Program strives to provide quality academic support in a group setting for students experiencing academic difficulty in entry level BIOS and EPID courses. Please complete an application and submit one reference from a faulty member. The deadline is May 30, 2014. You can find more information about the program under the academic support heading at this link.

1. Complete an online application:
2. Submit Academic Reference Form to Faculty: