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Film Screening: Timbuktu

Thursday, February 18 | Doors at 6:00pm, Movie at 6:30pm Nelson Mandela Auditorium, FedEx Global Education Center, UNC-CH

Posted in 9-12, Africa, Community College, Featured News, Foreign Language, Globalization, Human Rights, International Politics, Mid-East, Peace and Conflict, Social Studies

Making Real-World Connections

A Reflection on UNC World View’s Community College Symposium: Global Human Rights and Social Justice and meeting author, Christo Brand by Kayla Schliewe, Class of 2016 Never did I dream that my senior year at Carolina I would have the

Posted in Africa, Community College, Featured News, Human Rights, News, Peace and Conflict

National Geographic Bee

Each year thousands of schools in the United States participate in the National Geographic Bee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. The contest is designed to inspire students to be curious about the world. Schools with students in

Posted in 6-8, Africa, Eurasia & East Europe, Europe, Globalization, K-5, Latin America, Mid-East, Migration, Multiple Regions, News, Social Studies

Community College Symposium to feature Christo Brand, author of Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend

World View is excited to have Christo Brand, author of Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend as a keynote speaker at our November 11-12 Community College Symposium on Human Rights and Social Justice. This extraordinary memoir recounts a remarkable friendship that cut

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Performance: Mahmoud Ahmed

Thursday, September 10 | 8:00 PM Reynolds Industries Theater Bryan University Center, 125 Science Drive, Durham, NC Duke University Join Duke Performances for a forthcoming performance of unforgettable West African popular music! Thursday, September 10 at 8 PM, Mahmoud Ahmed,

Posted in Africa, Art & Music, Community College, K-12, News

North Carolina Festivals

How can you experience the world without leaving the state? Check out one of North Carolina’s many upcoming international festivals!

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Recommended Summer Reading: “Americanah”

One of the more memorable TED Talks I’ve watched in recent years was “The danger of a single story,” presented by Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. As a “storyteller,” Adichie describes through stories and reflection the dangers of stereotypes, single

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Summer Opportunities

Summer is just around the corner! Do you have summer plans? World View’s international study visits are full, but there are other opportunities available. Below is a list of summer institutes, courses or conferences, as well as study visits, volunteer,

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Did you know…? World View has fantastic resources!

Are you looking for ways to incorporate global education in your classroom? Do you need a lesson plan, a reading, or a hands-on activity? Well look no further! As part of World View’s mission to equip K-12 educators with global

Posted in Africa, Art & Music, Asia, Classroom Connections & Projects, ESLTESOL, Eurasia & East Europe, Europe, Foreign Language, K-12, Language Arts, Latin America, Math, Mid-East, Multiple Regions, News, Science, Social Studies

UNG Federal Service Language Academy: Summer 2015 Opportunities

The University of North Georgia (UNG) will host the fifth summer language academy for high school rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in June and July 2015.  The Federal Service Language Academy (FSLA) is a three-week residential program for students who

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