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Department of Biostatistics’ 70th Anniversary (BIOS 70)

October 28 @ 8:00 am - October 29 @ 5:00 pm
The Carolina Club, George Watts Hill Alumni Center, 150 Stadium Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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We're celebrating 70 years! Join alumni, friends, faculty and current students as we reflect on past achievements and current research endeavors. F. DuBois Bowman, PhD 2000 biostatistics, dean and professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, will provide the keynote luncheon on Monday, Oct. 28. Bowman is a distinguished researcher whose scholarship... Read more »

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10:00 am

Digital Accessibility Awareness Training

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 8, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on October 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 22, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

This training explains the foundations and the basics for digital accessibility. Register now.

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10:30 am

Activity: Just Walk!

October 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday and Tuesday, repeating until December 3, 2019

Entrance, McGavran-Greenberg Hall (Pittsboro St. side), McGavran-Greenberg Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Join colleagues for a quick walk around the neighborhood. Meet at the Pittsboro Street entrance of McGavran-Greenberg Hall for this fun Culture of Health exercise opportunity. Bad weather? No problem. The leader will find an indoor route! Please contact Penny Slade-Sawyer with any questions. Learn more about our School’s dedication to a culture of health. Schedule one-one-one... Read more »

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11:30 am

Active Shooter Training

October 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
133 Rosenau Hall (Joan Heckler Gillings Auditorium), Rosenau Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Wondering what you would do if there's an active shooter at UNC? The Gillings School All-Hazards Committee is hosting this training session, presented by UNC's Department of Public Safety, where you'll learn more about what preventive measures you can take as well as what actions you should consider during an active event. Lunch will be... Read more »

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12:30 pm

Activity: Mindful Relaxation

October 29 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Monday and Tuesday, repeating until December 3, 2019

0003/0004 Michael Hooker Research Center, Michael Hooker Research Center
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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All Gillings School students, faculty and staff are invited to join this Culture of Health activity for a half-hour of calm breathing and mind decluttering. Come when you can and as you are. Please contact Penny Slade-Sawyer with any questions. Learn more about our School’s dedication to a culture of health. Schedule one-one-one wellness appointments, find health... Read more »

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1:30 pm

Cajas y conversaciones: Challenges and Opportunities in Engaging Farmworkers with Type II Diabetes

October 29 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
219 Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, Brinkhous-Bullitt Building
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Join Laura Villa Torres, PhD, MSPH, from the UNC School of Medicine and two medical students as they discuss community-based research and engaging specific populations and stakeholders using their work with farmworkers with diabetes. Learn from their experience in carrying out a research project with a unique modality and population. Part of the Multilingual Research... Read more »

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3:15 pm

Gillings Games

October 29 @ 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm
Hooker Field 2, 203 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Gillings Student Government Association will be holding our annual Gillings Games on Tuesday, October 29 from 3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. They will have fun outdoor games like tug-o-war, flag football, and kickball. Food will be available. In an effort to make this a "green" event, please bring your own reusable water bottles to... Read more »

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5:00 pm

What’s Wrong With Slurs?

October 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
105 Caldwell Hall, Caldwell Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Please join the Parr Center for their third headliner of the 2019-2020 series, Robin Jeshion, professor of philosophy at the University of Southern California. She specializes in the philosophy of language and mind. Recently she has been writing about slurring terms, attempting to understand to what extent audiences and social structures are incorporated in their... Read more »

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7:00 pm

Dr. Joel Mubiligi Lecture on Infectious Disease and Global Public Health

October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Department of Biology is hosting host Dr. Joel Mubiligi, Executive director of Inshuti Mu Buzima, PIH’s affiliate in Rwanda, to talk about infectious disease and global public health. This event is sponsored by the UNC Department of Biology. Please contact Mark Peifer with any questions.

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