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Follow World View’s Study Visit to Ecuador

Saturday morning at 9:00am, the World View study visit to Ecuador took off from Raleigh-Durham International Airport with eighteen educators! UNC Global staff member, Shannon Harvey, accompanied the group and started a tumblr page to keep those of us back

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Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario

In this astonishing true story, award-winning journalist Sonia Nazario recounts the unforgettable odyssey of a Honduran boy who braves unimaginable hardship and peril to reach his mother in the United States. When Enrique is five years old, his mother, too

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Community College, Featured News, Grade, K-12, Latin America, Multiple Regions, News, Uncategorized

Free International Symposium at UNC-Chapel Hill

“Entrepreneurship, Artisans, and Traders: The Remaking of China-Latin America Economies” University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill June 1-2, 2015 Sponsored by Volkswagen Foundation, Hannover, Germany; Department of Anthropology, UNC-CH; Carolina Asia Center, UNC-CH; Institute for the Study of the

Posted in 9-12, Asia, Community College, Featured News, Latin America, News, Uncategorized

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,

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Africa, Asia, Eurasia & East Europe, Europe, Featured News, Grade, K-12, K-5, Latin America, Mid-East, Multiple Regions, News, Uncategorized

Online Course: Turning Points in Latin American History and Culture

Course Dates: July 8 – August 4, 2015 PDPs/Credits: 22.5 PDPs; 1 graduate credit available Fee: $225 plus optional fee for 1 graduate credit ($100)

Posted in Featured News, Foreign Language, K-12, Language Arts, Latin America, News, Social Studies

Educators drum, draw, and deepen their knowledge during World View’s regional seminars

Last week, World View hosted our annual spring seminars in Chapel Hill at the William and Ida Friday Center. The seminars, Latin America and North Carolina and The Modern Middle East, brought K-12 and community college educators from around the

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Gearing up for World View’s seminars

World View’s March seminars are just around the corner! We have a fantastic schedule of speakers and panelists for the Latin America and North Carolina Seminar on March 24-25 and The Modern Middle East Seminar on March 25-26. See below for

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Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Research Travel Fellowships

LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections at the University of Texas at Austin announces the availability of travel fellowships for faculty from community colleges and qualified Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) across the U.S. to conduct research at the Nettie

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Global Brazil Conference

The Duke Brazil Initiative and Global Brazil Humanities Lab of the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute are pleased to announce the program for the first annual Global Brazil Conference to be held from March 26-28, 2015. Global Brazil is an opportunity for humanists, social scientists, and

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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