Whatʼs Next?

October 10 – 14, 2022

Research at Carolina

As one of the top public research universities in the world, our faculty, students, and staff are motivated to explore, innovate, and discover. We’re committed to seeking answers that help our campus community and citizens of our state and beyond.

This year, University Research Week will highlight the incredible work Carolina researchers are doing across all disciplines as they strive to answer, What’s Next?

If you have any questions regarding University Research Week, contact Layla Dowdy in the Office of Research Communications or Bob Pleasants in the Office of Undergraduate Research.

University Research Week: Whatʼs Next?


Featured Event:

University Day Celebrations!

University Day Celebrations!

Memorial Hall, 114 E Cameron Ave
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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University Day is an occasion to remember the University’s past and celebrate its future. The date, Oct. 12, marks the laying of the cornerstone of Old East, the institution’s first building and the oldest state university building in the nation.…

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12 October 2022 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
SOM Art in Science Competition Winners

SOM Art in Science Competition Winners

Bondurant Hall, 321 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come see the stunning images that won this year's SOM Art in Science Competition! Innovative scientific images that showcase the outstanding biomedical research in the School and the beauty that is reflected in science were solicited. The winning images will…

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10 October 2022 October 10 - October 14
[Video – On Demand] UNC Nutrition Research Institute, Human Research Core Services Video

[Video – On Demand] UNC Nutrition Research Institute, Human Research Core Services Video

On-Demand Video,

Learn about the Human Research Core, or HRC, at the UNC Nutrition Research Institute, directed by Dr. Saroja Voruganti. We provide human nutrition research investigators with multi-disciplinary services, including consultation, customized diet preparation, phlebotomy and equipment in one location.

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10 October 2022 October 10 - October 14
[PART I] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

[PART I] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This is a three-part, hands-on GIS course. No previous GIS experience is required. This event is hybrid. Part 1 session on Monday will be a general overview and introduction to the benefits of Open Source GIS in general, to QGIS…

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10 October 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
2022 Hettleman Talks

2022 Hettleman Talks

Wilson Library, the Pleasants Family Assembly Room, 201 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27515 United States
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Enjoy three 15 minute presentations by this year’s recipients of the Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prizes for Scholarly Achievement. The talks will provide an engaging look into these distinguished early career scholars’ work. The late Phillip Hettleman, a member of…

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10 October 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center Broader Impacts Open House

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center Broader Impacts Open House

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, 250 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Morehead Planetarium and Science Center partners with UNC faculty members and researchers applying for grants to develop broader impacts projects that make the outcomes of their research available and accessible to a wide range of audiences. As granting agencies increasingly…

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10 October 2022 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
StoryMaps and Web Mapping with ArcGIS Online

StoryMaps and Web Mapping with ArcGIS Online

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Creating maps for the web is an excellent way to visualize information and communicate research. Attend this online workshop to learn how fun it can be to make sharable, interactive maps. ArcGIS Online is a popular web mapping platform used…

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10 October 2022 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
AHRQ/NRSA Seminar | Expanding the diversity of participant pools

AHRQ/NRSA Seminar | Expanding the diversity of participant pools

Room 2002, Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, CB# 7590, 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Chris Jensen, MD 2nd Year NRSA Postdoctoral Trainee “Work in Progress” Essie Torres Director of Strategy for Research Diversity Workforce and Community Partnerships Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research “Expanding the diversity of participant pools” Click Here for More…

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10 October 2022 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 1

Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 1

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The department is hosting a remote “Psych & Neuro Fest” event that will include both synchronous and asynchronous opportunities to learn more about Psychology and Neuroscience-related research across campus. Click Here to Register for this Event Click Here for this…

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10 October 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
PARE Talks

PARE Talks

Koury Oral Health Science Building Room G411, 385 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Each year, the Postdoctoral Awards for Research Excellence (PARE) are given in recognition of the research promise demonstrated by individual postdoctoral scholars. The awards are open to postdoctoral scholars in all disciplines and are designed to assist postdoctoral scholars in…

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10 October 2022 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Undergraduate Research and Study Abroad

Undergraduate Research and Study Abroad

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This event is now online. More undergraduates are finding creative ways to combine study abroad and research. Join us to learn more about study abroad programs that include credit-bearing research opportunities. Representatives from the Office of Undergraduate Research and the…

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10 October 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
North Carolina Latin American Film Festival

North Carolina Latin American Film Festival

Multiple Venues,

The NC Latin American Film Festival celebrates the power and artistry of Latin America’s film and audiovisual production. Its mission is to provide a space for Latin American images, sounds, and stories to reach a wider audience. The festival is…

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10 October 2022 October 10 - October 14
Advancing Health Equity Solutions at UNC

Advancing Health Equity Solutions at UNC

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This session features the work of leading campus health equity researchers. All are working towards developing solutions to reduce critical social and racial inequities. At this event we will also present the Gillings Health Equity Faculty Research Award, which recognizes…

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11 October 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 2

Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 2

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The department is hosting a remote “Psych & Neuro Fest” event that will include both synchronous and asynchronous opportunities to learn more about Psychology and Neuroscience-related research across campus. Click Here to Register for this Event Click Here for this…

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11 October 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am
UNC Core Facilities Showcase Fair

UNC Core Facilities Showcase Fair

Koury Oral Health Sciences Building Lobby, 385 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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UNC has a myriad of core facilities which are integral to the research and educational achievements and success across campus. Come meet many of our core directors in person to chat about how they can help further your research and…

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11 October 2022 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Jefferson-Pilot Fellowships in Academic Medicine and James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award Seminar

Jefferson-Pilot Fellowships in Academic Medicine and James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award Seminar

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The Jefferson-Pilot Fellowships in Academic Medicine are given to promising junior faculty in the School of Medicine, and the James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award is given specifically to a junior member of the School’s clinical faculty. Recipients of both…

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11 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Discover Global Health Research

[Hybrid Event] Discover Global Health Research

Bioinformatics Building, Room 1131, 130 Mason Farm Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This event is part of IGHID Fest. Are you interested in pursuing global health research? Curious about the difference between global health and public health? Lunch and learn about our framework, including how we foster and support investigators in a…

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11 October 2022 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Python Crash Courses: Basics

Python Crash Courses: Basics

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Python Crash Courses workshop series has two components: Basics (covered in the first two sessions) and Intro to Data (covered in the following three sessions). The entire series uses the Anaconda distribution of Python. Those interested in attending all…

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11 October 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Blue Sky Innovations Future of Emerging Tech Open House

[Hybrid Event] Blue Sky Innovations Future of Emerging Tech Open House

Reese Lab, 142 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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"What's Next" in emerging technology? Learn about our research and work in robotics, volumetric capture, and more. Join Blue Sky Innovations' Chief Innovation Officer Steven King, Vivek Sahukar (AI Researcher), and Bhargav Bompalli (Computer Vision Engineer) for a 30-minute presentation…

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11 October 2022 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
New NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy Requirements

New NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy Requirements

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This session will cover the scope and requirements of NIH's new Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Policy that goes into effect January 25, 2023. Supplementary NIH guidance on the DMS plans required in proposals, data repository selection, and allowable costs…

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11 October 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Language Summit 2022: Day 1

[Hybrid Event] Language Summit 2022: Day 1

Tate-Turner-Kuralt Auditorium, 325 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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UNC FPG and SSW invite you to attend Language Summit 2022 FPG and the UNC School of Social Work are co-sponsoring Language Summit 2022. As you may remember, last year, FPG held a similar internal event. This year, we are…

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11 October 2022 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Three Minute Thesis

Three Minute Thesis

Bondurant Hall, room G100, 321 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition that assists current graduate students with fostering effective presentation and communication skills. Participants have just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research project to a non-specialist audience.…

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11 October 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Research in ROMS: An Undergraduate Research Week Event

[Hybrid Event] Research in ROMS: An Undergraduate Research Week Event

Dey Hall, Room 107a, 200 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This is a hybrid event. Interested in research in Romance Studies? Join us for an informal info session with students and faculty to discuss research opportunities such as honors theses, independent studies, and other projects in the fields of French,…

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11 October 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Writing Research Abstracts

Writing Research Abstracts

Graham Memorial Hall, Graham Memorial
Chapel Hill, 27514 United States
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In this engaging workshop, you will analyze an abstract from your field in order to identify the components of a well-written scholarly abstract. You will then write your own based on your research, so come prepared to start writing your…

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11 October 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Research in Public Policy

Research in Public Policy

Philips Hall Room 0275, 120 E. Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Are you interested in learning more about what research looks like in the field of Public Policy? As part of University Research Week, the Department of Public Policy will host a panel on faculty and undergraduate research on Tuesday, October…

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11 October 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
[PART II] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

[PART II] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This is a three-part, hands-on GIS course. No previous GIS experience is required. This event is hybrid. Part 1 session on Monday will be a general overview and introduction to the benefits of Open Source GIS in general, to QGIS…

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12 October 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 3

Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 3

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The department is hosting a remote “Psych & Neuro Fest” event that will include both synchronous and asynchronous opportunities to learn more about Psychology and Neuroscience-related research across campus. Click Here to Register for this Event Click Here for this…

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12 October 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
UNCLCN Webinar – Management of Cancer Related Pain

UNCLCN Webinar – Management of Cancer Related Pain

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

Join the UNC Lineberger Cancer Network for “Management of Cancer Related Pain” a webinar led by Cindy Kelly, FNP-BC, ACHPN, and Vineeta Rao, CPP. The presentation will provide a review of opioid and nonopioid treatment options for cancer related pain.…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
I Spot a Cool Plot: A Nearly Syntax-Free Introduction to Advanced Data Visualization in R for Survey Researchers and Social Scientists

I Spot a Cool Plot: A Nearly Syntax-Free Introduction to Advanced Data Visualization in R for Survey Researchers and Social Scientists

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This online workshop will introduce attendees to the advanced data visualization capabilities in R and to the concepts of the grammar of graphics. Specifically, we will demonstrate how to access ggplot2 using a graphical user interface library in R as…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Social Outburst in Latin America

The Social Outburst in Latin America

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

Speaker: Ana María Fernández. PhD. Foreign Language. University of Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Fernández is the co-editor of the special journal Manifesting Democracy in Latin America and the Caribbean. (CALACS Journal on Latin American Studies, 2022). Dr. Fernández will introduce the…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
[Hybrid Event] Providing Optimal Care When Providers and Patients Do Not Share the Same Language

[Hybrid Event] Providing Optimal Care When Providers and Patients Do Not Share the Same Language

Bondurant Hall, 321 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds This event is part of the Ethical Issues in Language & Culture Lecture Series. In-Person Location: G100 Bondurant Hall Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 United States Dr. Hsieh has been involved in research on bilingual health…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Explore Educational Experiences in Global Health

[Hybrid Event] Explore Educational Experiences in Global Health

Medical Biomolecular Research Building, room G202, 111 Mason Farm Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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This event is part of IGHID Fest. Are you a medical student or resident physician interested in global health? Lunch with us and learn about the diverse and multifaceted opportunities in global health education. Scholars will share global health projects…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Research Labs of Archaeology Open House: Build Your Own Edible Archaeological Site

Research Labs of Archaeology Open House: Build Your Own Edible Archaeological Site

Alumni Building, 1st floor, 207 E. Cameron Avenue
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Come visit the Research Labs of Archaeology! View our laboratory spaces during the open house and build your own edible archaeological site. Learn about stratigraphy as you select the layers for your own custom trail mix site!

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Wilson Library Research Forum

Wilson Library Research Forum

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The WWII Farm Labor Program, Right to Work, and Organizing Migratory Workers in the South; and North Carolina’s Leading Role in Late 20th Century White Power Organizing Wednesday, October 12 at 12:00-1:00 p.m., virtual event Jennifer Standish presents, “The WWII…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Exercise and Sport Science Undergraduate Research Exhibition

Exercise and Sport Science Undergraduate Research Exhibition

Fetzer Hall, Lobby, 210 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Undergraduate Exercise and Sport Science students will present completed and ongoing research projects. Click Here to Learn More about the Department of Exercise and Sport Science

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Aging and Mobility: October Research Forum

[Hybrid Event] Aging and Mobility: October Research Forum

MacNider Building, Room 321, 333 S. Columbia St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Department of Health Sciences October 2022 Research Forum Wednesday, Oct. 12, 12-1 p.m. at MacNider Hall in room 321 or on Zoom. Lunch will be provided for in-person guests, please register. Click Here to Register for this Event and to…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Why Sieges Matter to People: Malta 1565 and 1940-43, featuring Prof. Marcus Bull

Why Sieges Matter to People: Malta 1565 and 1940-43, featuring Prof. Marcus Bull

Pauli Murray Hall, Room 569, 102 Emerson Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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To showcase the history department's research during University Research Week, Phi Alpha Theta is sponsoring a lecture/discussion featuring Marcus Bull, the Andrew W. Mellon Distinguished Professor of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Department of History. The event, entitled “Why Sieges…

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12 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Systematic Review Methods: Practical Steps to Completing a Systematic Review

Systematic Review Methods: Practical Steps to Completing a Systematic Review

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The Systematic Review Methods: Practical Steps to Completing a Review workshop provides an introduction of the systematic review and scoping review process, with a focus on research methodology. Participants will gain skills and practice to complete a high-quality review; content…

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12 October 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
University Day Celebrations!

University Day Celebrations!

Memorial Hall, 114 E Cameron Ave
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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University Day is an occasion to remember the University’s past and celebrate its future. The date, Oct. 12, marks the laying of the cornerstone of Old East, the institution’s first building and the oldest state university building in the nation.…

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12 October 2022 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tales from the Field: Doing Research in Peru in a Time of Terrorism, Cholera, and Hyper-Inflation

Tales from the Field: Doing Research in Peru in a Time of Terrorism, Cholera, and Hyper-Inflation

Alumni Building, Room 308, 207 E. Cameron Avenue
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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About the Speaker Brian Billman Associate Professor Area of Interest: Archaeology of Chiefdoms and States, Political Economy, Human Violence, the Evolution of Human Behavior, Heritage Preservation, Settlement Pattern Analysis, the prehistory of the Andes and the American Southwest. In the…

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12 October 2022 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Getting Started in Undergraduate Research in Biology

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research in Biology

Coker Hall, Room 201, 120 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Dr. Gidi Shemer, the Director of Undergraduate Research in Biology, will share information and tips getting started in undergraduate research in Biology. He’ll talk about identifying mentors and labs, locating opportunities, and getting course credit for your research. There will…

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12 October 2022 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Let’s Talk School Transition! – A Panel Discussion

Let’s Talk School Transition! – A Panel Discussion

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

2022 CAROLINA INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES “VIRTUAL” COMMUNITY TALK SERIES PRESENTS: Let’s Talk Transition! – A PANEL DISCUSSION – with a panel of Self-Advocates, Parents, & Professionals Join CIDD for a candid panel discussion on the “Transition From School Experience”…

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12 October 2022 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
UNC Lineberger’s 47th Annual Postdoctoral/Faculty Research Day

UNC Lineberger’s 47th Annual Postdoctoral/Faculty Research Day

Rizzo Center, 150 DuBose House Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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UNC Lineberger’s 47th Annual Postdoctoral/Faculty Research Day is open to all UNC Lineberger graduate students, postdocs, faculty, and staff. This year’s event is hosted by LCCC Training and Education (CRTEC) and will feature: A keynote from Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless,…

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13 October 2022 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Semi-Structured Interviewing

Semi-Structured Interviewing

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This interactive online workshop will focus on semi-structured interviewing, a data collection method used in qualitative research. Topics covered will include basics of semi-structured interviews, development of interview questions and probes, interviewing skills, and considerations for conducting virtual interviews. Participants…

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13 October 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Introduction to PubMed

Introduction to PubMed

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This interactive class will cover the basics of literature searching utilizing PubMed. This class is intended for students, faculty, or staff unfamiliar with PubMed’s interface or those new to literature searching. Participants will learn to navigate the database, conduct basic…

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13 October 2022 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Utilizing Research to Impact Environmental Policy in NC

Utilizing Research to Impact Environmental Policy in NC

Toy Lounge in Dey Hall, 200 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Speakers from: NC Collaboratory, Institute for the Environment, Public Policy Department and Environmental Finance Center. This event will feature a panel of faculty and undergraduate students discussing how their research at UNC informs and shapes policy-decisions of the North Carolina…

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13 October 2022 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Building an Inclusive and Transformative Data Strategy in Research and Community Engagement

Building an Inclusive and Transformative Data Strategy in Research and Community Engagement

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The COVID pandemic and racial justice protests across the country have sparked new conversations regarding race, racism, and social justice in nearly every aspect of American society. From housing, health care, employment, and wealth accumulation to education and policing, policies,…

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13 October 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Conceptualizing Culture in Healthcare Contexts: A Theoretical Framework

[Hybrid Event] Conceptualizing Culture in Healthcare Contexts: A Theoretical Framework

Bondurant Hall, 321 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Academy of Educators This event is part of the Ethical Issues in Language & Culture Lecture Series. In-Person Location: G100 Bondurant Hall Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 United States Dr. Hsieh has been involved in research on bilingual health communication…

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13 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Explore Fellowships & Training in Global Health

[Hybrid Event] Explore Fellowships & Training in Global Health

Bondurant Hall, room G030, 321 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This event is part of IGHID Fest. Are you a doctoral candidate or postdoctoral, seeking global health clinical or research training? Lunch with us and learn about the fellowships we offer at our global sites around the world. This event…

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13 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Lunchbox Talk: Botanical Birthrights & Bitter Roots: African American Herbal Medicine in the American South

[Hybrid Event] Lunchbox Talk: Botanical Birthrights & Bitter Roots: African American Herbal Medicine in the American South

North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
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With Sierra Roark, Doctoral Candidate, UNC Department of Anthropology Date: Thursday, October 13, 2022 Time: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM EST Location: Hybrid – Reeves Auditorium and Zoom webinar Fee: Free, $5 suggested fee As enslaved Africans were brought to North America,…

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13 October 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] Language Summit 2022: Day 2

[Hybrid Event] Language Summit 2022: Day 2

Tate-Turner-Kuralt Auditorium, 325 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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UNC FPG and SSW invite you to attend Language Summit 2022 FPG and the UNC School of Social Work are co-sponsoring Language Summit 2022. As you may remember, last year, FPG held a similar internal event. This year, we are…

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13 October 2022 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
beginR

beginR

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Learning R on your own? Want some help along the way? beginR is a series of virtual meetings organized by the University Libraries and the Odum Institute that provides support to students, faculty and staff who are learning the R…

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13 October 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Data-Driven EnviroLab Monthly Research Seminar

Data-Driven EnviroLab Monthly Research Seminar

Toy Lounge in Dey Hall, 200 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Data-Driven EnviroLab, led by Angel Hsu, assistant professor of Public Policy and faculty member in the Environment, Ecology and Energy Program, is hosting a monthly research seminar series this semester where researchers and colleagues of the lab will give…

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13 October 2022 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
On These Grounds: Slavery and the University

On These Grounds: Slavery and the University

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

This event is part of the Digital South Panel Series. Chaitra Powell, Curator of the Southern Historical Collection at UNC-Chapel Hill Caroline Emmons, Elliott Professor of History at Hampden-Sydney College Sarah Almond, Archival & Digital Projects Librarian at Hampden-Sydney College…

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13 October 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
[PART 1] Cleaning Data with OpenRefine

[PART 1] Cleaning Data with OpenRefine

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

Data sets often have problematic content such as formatting inconsistencies and incomplete elements that are beyond the capabilities of spreadsheet programs like Excel to deal with easily. OpenRefine is a powerful tool for working with messy data. It will help…

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13 October 2022 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 4

Psychology & Neuroscience Research Fest: Day 4

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

The department is hosting a remote “Psych & Neuro Fest” event that will include both synchronous and asynchronous opportunities to learn more about Psychology and Neuroscience-related research across campus. Click Here to Register for this Event Click Here for this…

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13 October 2022 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
An Introduction to the new UNC School of Data Science and Society; led by Inaugural Dean Stan Ahalt

An Introduction to the new UNC School of Data Science and Society; led by Inaugural Dean Stan Ahalt

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

In Summer 2022, UNC-Chapel Hill launched the School of Data Science and Society (SDSS), a new school devoted to data science, teaching, research, scholarship, service, and creativity. The vision for SDSS is to be a leader in the field of…

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13 October 2022 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
[Hybrid Event] 2nd Annual Columbia Street Lecture

[Hybrid Event] 2nd Annual Columbia Street Lecture

Fox Auditorium, 120 North Medical Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Monica R. McLemore RN, MPH, PhD, FAAN is a tenured professor in the Child, Family, and Population Health Department and the Interim Director for the Center for Anti-Racism in Nursing at the University of Washington School of Nursing. She retired…

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13 October 2022 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Getting Started in Undergraduate Research

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research

Graham Memorial Hall 039, 210 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Learn how to enter the research community at UNC, including resources for identifying research opportunities, identifying faculty mentors and how the Office for Undergraduate Research can support your research efforts. The workshop will include a student panel discussing how they…

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13 October 2022 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
A Parr Center Special Presentation: An Evening with Michael Schur

A Parr Center Special Presentation: An Evening with Michael Schur

Union Auditorium, 209 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join the Parr Center in the Carolina Union for An Evening with Michael Schur, creator of the hit series The Good Place, in conversation with consulting philosopher Todd May (Warren Wilson College). Discussion will focus on Schur’s new book, How…

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13 October 2022 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
[Hybrid Event] Navigating Research Experiences for Undergrads (REUs): Why, Where, and How?

[Hybrid Event] Navigating Research Experiences for Undergrads (REUs): Why, Where, and How?

Chapman Hall, Room 201, 205 S Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Interested in research as an undergrad? Looking for ways to get involved in research or expand your research experiences? UNC AIMS is hosting a session to help you navigate REUs: summer research programs across the US aimed at getting undergraduate…

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13 October 2022 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
[PART III] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

[PART III] QGIS and GRASS Open Source GIS

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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This is a three-part, hands-on GIS course. No previous GIS experience is required. This event is hybrid. Part 1 session on Monday will be a general overview and introduction to the benefits of Open Source GIS in general, to QGIS…

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14 October 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
GSLL Undergraduate Research Event

GSLL Undergraduate Research Event

Dey Hall, Room 314, Dey, 200 South Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Featuring the diverse research and internship projects undertaken by undergraduate students of the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures. Brief presentations by student about their projects and experiences in programs abroad, followed by discussion in a fun and…

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14 October 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Carolina Across 100: Research and Evaluation that Responds to Community Needs

Carolina Across 100: Research and Evaluation that Responds to Community Needs

Online Only – Zoom Link Provided,

If you haven’t heard of Carolina Across 100, this is your chance to learn about the unique, pan-University effort! The initiative, launched by Chancellor Guskiewicz and led by Anita Brown-Graham at the UNC School of Government, is responding to challenges…

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14 October 2022 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Improving Data Management and Reproducibility Through LabArchives Electronic Research Notebooks

Improving Data Management and Reproducibility Through LabArchives Electronic Research Notebooks

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In this interactive workshop, participants will explore the functionality of LabArchives, a digital lab notebook software available, at no cost, to UNC-Chapel Hill faculty and students. Join the session to learn how LabArchives can easily be integrated into your research…

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14 October 2022 10:00 am - 11:00 am
UNC’s New Federal Statistical Research Data Center: What it is and How to Use it

UNC’s New Federal Statistical Research Data Center: What it is and How to Use it

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How to conduct research in an RDC: A walk-through of the steps you’ll need to submit a proposal and analyze non-public microdata. In this hour-long session, Ted Mouw (Sociology) will walk you through the steps needed to submit a proposal…

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14 October 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
How Learning Analytics Can Improve Undergraduate Education

How Learning Analytics Can Improve Undergraduate Education

Peabody Hall G010, 100 E. Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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What can we discover about "innovating for the public good" when we work collaboratively as a campus community? Come learn how faculty and students in the School of Education and College of Arts and Sciences are ethically and equitably using…

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14 October 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Galapagos Seed Grant Funding Workshop

Galapagos Seed Grant Funding Workshop

Global FedEx Center, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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UNC faculty and researchers are invited to learn about ways of getting involved with the UNC Center for Galapagos Studies, including the upcoming deadline for their seed grant program. Early-career faculty can receive up to $5,000 grants to conduct research…

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14 October 2022 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tableau I

Tableau I

Davis Library Research Hub, 208 Raleigh St
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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Tableau is a user-friendly software application used to create static or interactive visualizations and dashboards. Examples can be found here. Tableau’s drag-and-drop interface provides tools to build a variety of visualizations with no coding required, and visualizations can be embedded…

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14 October 2022 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NCLAFF Conversations: Bordering Genres

NCLAFF Conversations: Bordering Genres

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Virtual conversation via Zoom. Click Here to Register for this Event Moderated by: Miguel Rojas-Sotelo, Director NCLAFF & Manuel Sánchez Cabrera, Assistant Director NCLAFF Click Here for More Information About 'NCLAFF Conversations' Jordi Mari. Professor, Cultural Critic, Activist and Musician.…

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14 October 2022 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Berta soy yo (I am Berta)

Berta soy yo (I am Berta)

Mandela Auditorium, 301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Friday, Oct. 14 @ 7 p.m. at Mandela Auditorium, UNC-Chapel Hill. With the presence of Katia Lara. Reception to follow. Click Here for More Information on this Event Katia Lara (Tegucigalpa, Honduras 1967) is a Director and Producer, and founder…

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14 October 2022 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


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