Carolina Conversations: First Amendment & Free Speech at UNC
This discussion will explore what the First Amendment protects, what it does not protect and how it applies in the setting of a public university. We will also discuss state laws and University policies that regulate First Amendment rights. All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend. Speaker — Mark W. Merritt Vice Chancellor and General Counsel Moderator — Dr. G. Rumay Alexander Associate Vice Chancellor/Chief Diversity Officer Sponsor — University Office for Diversity & InclusionFind out more »
‘Why the Model Minority is a Myth: Debunking Stereotypes of Asian American Students’
The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program presents Dr. Jennifer Ho - 'Why the Model Minority is a Myth: Debunking Stereotypes of Asian American Students.' Asian Americans are often believed to be studious, successful, smart, good in science and math—a model minority who excel in education. However, this portrait of perfection is a stereotype, one that despite its positive overtones has damaging ramifications for Asian Americans and other students of color. The model minority myth pits students of color…Find out more »
SILS Holiday Party
Join ILSSA for the SILS Holiday Party! When: Thursday, December 12th from 5:00 - 7:30pm Where: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family room (enter through the main doors, it's the first room on the left) What: A celebration of the end of the semester! Enjoy friends, food (gluten-free and vegan friendly), and the end of finals. RSVP here: http://go.unc.edu/SILSHolidayRSVP This is a great way to finish off the semester and celebrate with SILS. Hope to see you there! If you have…Find out more »
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