Category: World Religions

World View Partners with Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies on Global Islam and the Arts Teacher Fellows Program

World View is pleased to announce our collaboration with the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies on the upcoming Global Islam and the Arts Teacher Fellows Program.

Posted in Africa, Art & Music, Featured News, Globalization, K-12, Language Arts, Mid-East, World Religions

Nowruz: Persian New Year Celebration

Monday, March 21 | 5:30PM Reception, 6:15PM Program Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room UNC-CH Join UNC Libraries in celebrating the UNC Library’s Persian Studies collection and Nowruz.

Posted in 9-12, Art & Music, Community College, Featured News, Foreign Language, Globalization, Language Arts, Mid-East, News, Social Studies, World Religions

The Global Islam and the Arts Teacher Fellows Program, 2016-2017

NC K-12 teachers and curriculum coordinators are invited to participate in the Global Islam & the Arts Teacher Fellows program. This intensive professional development opportunity will feature a year-long exploration of Muslim cultures through music, dance and dramatic performances during

Posted in Art & Music, Featured News, Globalization, K-12, Mid-East, Social Studies, World Religions

FREE Workshop – Witnessing the Witness: Teaching the Holocaust in North Carolina

March 4-5, 2016 Chapel Hill Public Library “Witnessing the Witnesses: Teaching the Holocaust in North Carolina” will diversify participant understanding of Holocaust history, providing them with skills to help their students think deeply about the lives and experiences of individuals,

Posted in Community College, Eurasia & East Europe, Europe, Featured News, Globalization, Human Rights, International Politics, K-12, Language Arts, Peace and Conflict, Social Studies, World Religions

1001 Nights

Wednesday, November 11 | 7:00-8:30PM Great Hall, Student Union UNC-Chapel Hill 1001 Nights, hosted by UNC Persian Cultural Society, is an annual celebration of Middle Eastern culture that brings together cultural organizations and performers. Performances will include debka dance, the

Posted in Art & Music, Community College, Foreign Language, Globalization, K-12, Language Arts, Mid-East, News, Social Studies, World Religions

Celebrate and Teach Holidays through a Global Lens

Holidays and celebrations to commemorate a historical event or person can be an exciting opportunity to introduce history, geography, national heroes and culture from around the world. As we enter into what many of us in the United States call

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Featured News, Grade, K-12, K-5, Multiple Regions, News, Other, Uncategorized, World Religions