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August 2020

Virtual Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Grads Welcome

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Please join us for our first Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Grads event of the fall semester. This is an opportunity for both new and old APIDA members to begin to know each other as we work to create an APIDA Grads community at UNC.  We also have a special guest joining us, Dr. Heidi Kim, the founding Director of UNC’s first-ever Asian American Center.  She’s going to fill us in on the progress of the Center and how…

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Virtual Global Grads Tea & Conversations

Monday, August 31, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Maria and Ekiuwa for Global Grads Tea and Conversation from the comfort of your home! We will be using this time to reconnect, get to know one another, and see how the semester is going! Don’t forget to bring your teacups and snacks! After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu REGISTER

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September 2020

Graduate Students Virtual Wellness Circles

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 10:00 am

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

In times of crisis, our brains tend to go into full-on fight/flight, which is effective ONLY if we are in immediate and life-threatening danger. Our bodies are not intended to exist in fight/flight states for more than a few hours or our body systems will begin to exhaust and shut down into a numbed out, freeze state. This is unhealthy.

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Let’s Talk Credit

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Enhance your credit management skills by understanding how credit works and how to use credit effectively. In this workshop, you will learn about credit basics, establishing and improving credit, managing your debt, and what to consider if you need to borrow. This workshop is presented by Wells Fargo. For more information and to register please go to the Financial Literacy website.

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Graduate Students Virtual Wellness Circles

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

In times of crisis, our brains tend to go into full-on fight/flight, which is effective ONLY if we are in immediate and life-threatening danger. Our bodies are not intended to exist in fight/flight states for more than a few hours or our body systems will begin to exhaust and shut down into a numbed out, freeze state. This is unhealthy. Join Shahnaz Khawaja as she talks about ways to turn off the body’s fight/flight/freeze response, and how to engage in…

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Virtual CGSF: Resiliency, Imposter Syndrome and Optimism Workshop

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This workshop will unmask approaches and tools that first-gen graduate students can implement immediately to help overcome unique challenges they face, especially early in their degree matriculation process. Participants will learn evidence-based strategies to develop a growth mindset, reduce ANTs, minimize imposter fears, increase optimism and ways to use feedback constructively. The workshop will actively engage participants in opportunities for self-reflection, sharing, and creating plans for self-improvement to increase success holistically. Please REGISTER and the Zoom link will be emailed to…

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“I’m Not Racist…Am I?”–A Conversation on Antiracism

Thursday, September 10, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Featuring alumna Barb Lee, producer of the featured documentary I’m Not Racist…Am I? and Prof. Michelle Robinson (American Studies), with a brief celebration of the Asian American Center’s opening at the start. September 10 at 7pm (online) Register at go.unc.edu/alliance Registrants will receive a free access code to watch the documentary. This event also commences “Anti-Blackness and Alliance: A Series on Asian-Black Race Relations,” which will run through this academic year. You can find more information about the series on…

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Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, September 18, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join us Friday to socialize with fellow first-gen grads. First-Gen Fridays are a monthly social event for first-generation graduate students at UNC. Come out to enjoy the company of your first-gen peers from across the university in a relaxed setting. This is a great chance to meet new people, share wisdom and advice as first-gen students, and unwind from the daily stresses of grad school. The Zoom link will be sent to registrants on the day of the event. REGISTER

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Virtual CF & CGSF: First-generation College/Grad Student Networking Event

Monday, September 21, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

First-generation undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are all welcome to attend!  This is a great opportunity to learn from and practice with one another!  REGISTER HERE and the Zoom link will be emailed to you just prior to the event. Networking is essential for career success, and it is always valuable to start building and fostering meaningful relationships with professionals by attending networking events. Whether in person or virtual, these events share a goal of getting individuals connected on the…

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Virtual Military-Affiliated Womxn’s Event: A Mental Health Rally Point

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Living in a global pandemic is stressful and your mental should be a priority. Take a break from your studies and join other womxn-identified military-affiliated students for a virtual lunch and learn. We will have mental health counselor and Army Veteran, Cydnia Young, LMSW, QMHP as our guest speaker. Bring your snacks and come get tips on how to manage your mental health during COVID-19. Please REGISTER and the Zoom link will be emailed to you just prior to the…

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Virtual SEA Meeting: Who Am I Outside of Graduate School?

Friday, September 25, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA), or the Sisterhood, is meant to be a place for women of color to come together, share their lived experiences, and support one another throughout our journey in the academy. For the most part, it seems that as grad students, we live, eat, and breathe our work. But we are somuch more than “just students”. What roles do your identities play in your life (if they do for you)? How do you manage to juggle…

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(CANCELLED) Virtual Global Grads Tea & Conversations

Monday, September 28, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Maria and Ekiuwa for Global Grads Tea and Conversation from the comfort of your home! We will be using this time to reconnect, get to know one another, and see how the semester is going! Don’t forget to bring your teacups and snacks! After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu. REGISTER

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(Postponed) Virtual MAGS Flash Talks

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

**This event has been postponed and will take place during Veterans Celebration Week in November!  Date and Time TBD.** Join us for 3-5 minute flash talks presented by 4 of our outstanding military-affiliated graduate students. Invite your fellow students, colleagues, family, and friends to attend with you! Please REGISTER and the Zoom link will be emailed to you just prior to the event. Research presented by: Joey Biddix, Doctor of Nursing Practice Student Implementing an HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) program…

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Investment Basics

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Build your knowledge on the basics of investment types and getting started. Presented by Richard Blankenship of Franklin St. Partners For more information and to register please go to the Financial Literacy website.

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“Affirmative Action Isn’t Jim Crow: Asian Americans and the Reconstruction of White Entitlement”

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

A talk by Prof. Iyko Day (English and Critical Social Thought, Mount Holyoke College) My presentation explores the way the rhetoric of Black victimization has been exploited to bolster the perception that Asian American college applicants are oppressed by affirmative action admissions policy. Several prominent organizations have argued that race-conscious admissions policy discriminates against Asian American applicants and thus violates the Equal Protections Clause of the 14th Amendment and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Arguing that this renders Asians…

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October 2020

Virtual APIDA Grads NCAAT Event – Reclaiming the Asian American Vote: United but not a Monolith

Saturday, October 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Please join us in discussing issues on the ballot most pressing for Asian American Pacific Islanders (AAPIs), addressing voter FAQs, and empowering your own community as a leader and educator! This event is co-sponsored by Asian Focus and the Carolinas Chinese American Civic Center. We’ll also be hosting multiple raffles throughout the event, listen to music, and hold space together. Feel free to bring a treat, snack, or even lunch- it’s a party, after all! REGISTER Here! Sponsored by North…

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Planning Early for Retirement

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Learn how to set yourself up for success and plan early for retirement. *Hint: it's never too early! Presented by Franklin Street Partners For more information and to register please go to the Financial Literacy website.

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Asian Americans and the Vote

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This event will feature a discussion of Asian Americans and voting. Attendees are encouraged to watch the documentary First Vote before the event (streaming will be provided). Featured speakers will include Chavi Koneru, co-founder and executive director of North Carolina Asian Americans Together, Yi Chen (director of First Vote), and a distinguished special guest. Stay tuned! Register at https://go.unc.edu/firstvote Co-hosted by the Carolina Asia Center and the UNC Asian American Center.

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Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, October 16, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join us Friday to socialize with fellow first-gen grads. We will play a round of virtual scavenger hunt followed by "show & tell". First-Gen Fridays are a monthly social event for first-generation graduate students at UNC.  This is a great chance to meet new people, share wisdom and advice as first-gen students, and unwind from the daily stresses of grad school. The Zoom link will be sent to registrants on the day of the event. REGISTER

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Global Grads Post-Graduate Career Planning Workshop

Monday, October 19, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join us for a conversation with Stephenie McIntyre from UNC Career Services to discuss how you can better navigate White American spaces when applying and interviewing for jobs and research opportunities. Come ready with your questions or concerns! After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu. REGISTER

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Virtual Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Grads Social: Who Am I?

Monday, October 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Please join us for our APIDA Grads October Social! We will be doing a "Who Am I?" activity by creating our own Google slides and then sharing with the group to get to know one another better.  See you there! REGISTER HERE and Zoom link will be emailed just prior to the event.

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Let’s Talk Credit

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Enhance your credit management skills by understanding how credit works and how to use credit effectively. In this workshop, you will learn about credit basics, establishing and improving credit, managing your debt, and what to consider if you need to borrow. This workshop is presented by Wells Fargo. For more information and to register please go to the Financial Literacy website.

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VIRTUAL Global Grads: Post-Graduate Career Planning

Friday, October 23, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

**Global Grads workshops focus on support for international graduate and professional students.** You must REGISTER for this event in advance; the Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the start of the session. This Global Grads workshop, hosted by University Career Services (UCS), focuses on professional development for international graduate students. In this session, participants will: Hear about the ways in which UCS continues to respond to the ever changing needs of students during these uncertain times. Receive…

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Virtual SEA Meeting: Taking Care of Yourself

Friday, October 30, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA), or the Sisterhood, is meant to be a place for women of color to come together, share their lived experiences, and support one another throughout our journey in the academy. What does self-care look like to you? Of course, we want to be as productive as possible, but how are we supposed to do the work that needs to be done while we neglect what we need to do for ourselves? Join SEA as…

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November 2020

First-Generation Student Association Game Day/Night

Sunday, November 8, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

As part of the National First-Gen College Celebration, the Student Association Board will be hosting a game night! All registrants who attend will be entered into a raffle and play a series of games such as Kahoot, Jackbox games, and Among Us. Each winner of the games gets additional entries into the raffle. We’ll also share news about the First-generation Voices Project! There will be 3 sessions, registrants are welcomed to attend more than one event. 12:00 pm - 1:00…

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Virtual Diversity Open House featuring the Asian American Center

Monday, November 9, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

An open info session on the Asian American Center, with sneak peeks at next semester’s programs! Join Center director Dr. Heidi Kim and students from the Asian American Center Campaign team. This event is part of the Tar Heel Beginnings Diversity Open House but is open to all UNC affiliates. You will need to use your UNC Zoom account to participate. REGISTER HERE

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Home for the Holidays Discussion: Navigating Family Boundaries as a First-Gen Student

Monday, November 9, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

How, as a first-generation undergraduate or graduate student, can we navigate the homestretch of the end of the semester along with going home for the holidays or staying here in the area?  Join us as we wrap up the National First-Generation College Celebration with a discussion with staff from Counseling and Psychological Services. Co-facilitated by Jenai Copeland, MBA, MSW, CAPS MSW Fellow, and LaVoya Woods-Dionne, LCSWA, CAPS Multicultural Health Program. REGISTER HERE

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Global Grads Tea & Conversations (Canceled)

Monday, November 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

What types of festivals or celebrations occur in your community at this time of the year? Are there special events that take place at the end of the year or in the new year? Join Ekiuwa and Maria for a conversation about festive and social experiences. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu. REGISTER

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Veterans Week 2020 – We Honor You: Veterans Day Event

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Celebrate Veterans Day with us all week! Join us from 5:30 - 6:30 pm for a virtual event! Come hear from a guest speaker as we honor, recognize, and thank our Tar Heel veterans. The event is open to all students, faculty, and staff. Join us with the following zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/9199629640.

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In the Family Watch Party and Panel

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This fall, in collaboration with the Film Studies Programs in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at UNC-Chapel Hill, The Ackland Film Forum presents an all virtual series on Queer Cinema. The second film in our Queer Cinema series is In the Family (Patrick Wang, 2011, 169 minutes). The Independent Spirit Award-nominated debut of acclaimed filmmaker Patrick Wang (A Bread Factory, The Grief of Others), In The Family is a heartfelt story woven around child custody, two-Dad families, loss, interracial relations, the American South,…

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Veterans Week 2020 – Military-Affiliated Grad Students Flash Talks

Friday, November 13, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Celebrate Veterans Day with us all week! Join us for a virtual Happy Hour! It will feature two 3 - 5 minute flash talks presented by two outstanding military-affiliated graduate students, Cliff Keller and Annamaria Vesely. Join us with the following zoom link: https://unc.zoom.us/j/2089630098.

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Virtual SEA Meeting:The Check-in

Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA), or the Sisterhood, is meant to be a place for women of color to come together, share their lived experiences, and support one another throughout our journey in the academy. As this semester comes to a close, it’s important to acknowledge not only the things that we could have done differently, but also the things that you absolutely SLAYED! What are you grateful for this semester? Who are you grateful for? This sister circle…

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January 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
A Zoom screenshot with 12 students smiling and laughing

Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME Virtual Welcome Back

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Kick off the semester with IME: a time to reconnect and/or meet new friends! We’ve missed seeing everyone and there’s no better way to start the semester than with your community. We’ll play some virtual games and get caught up on what everyone did over the break. Registrants will receive the Zoom link the day of the event. REGISTER

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IME: Virtual BOS & SEA Movie Night: “Soul”

Thursday, January 21, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

"Soul" is Pixar's first movie with a predominantly Black cast. Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx, the first Black actor to front a Pixar film, voices the starring role of Joe Gardner, a middle school band teacher from Queens, New York, whose ambition to play jazz piano is always just out of reach. Continuing off the great success of past Zoom parties, Let's get the spring semester off to a great start with friends and enjoy one of the best-animated films of 2020.…

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Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, January 22, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

First-Gen Fridays are a monthly social event for first-generation graduate students at UNC. This is a great chance to meet new people, share wisdom and advice as first-gen students, and unwind from the daily stresses of grad school. We will be using this time to reconnect, get to know one another by creating Me Boards. Students will have 15 minutes to create an electronic collage of who they are, their aspirations, and passions on a google presentation slide. In the…

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Global Grads Get Together

Monday, January 25, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Ekiuwa for Global Grads Get Together from the comfort of your home! We will be using this time to reconnect, get to know one another by creating Me Boards. Students will have 15 minutes to create an electronic collage of who they are, their aspirations, and passions on a google presentation slide. In the end, students will share their creations with the larger group. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have…

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA) – Sister Circle

Thursday, January 28, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sister circles have been used in other contexts for black women to work through the ins and outs of their daily lives. We will continue that rich tradition here, to provide affirmation, validation, and support as we all work through this arduous journey called graduate school. The winter holiday season has come and gone, and the beginning of a new year is upon us. It can all seem so overwhelming and getting back into the swing of work can be tough.…

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IME: Virtual Brotherhood of Success (BOS): Real Talk & Catching Up

Thursday, January 28, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

The Brotherhood of Success (BOS) is a space for self-identified men of color to connect, share, grow, and learn in solidarity. Join BOS for a time to catch-up on Zoom. Whether it's to see some friendly faces, vent about your week, engage with your brothers about the craziness of 2020, grad school ups and downs, and how we can move forward in the new year! We invite you to come through, recharge and build community. We also encourage first-time BOS…

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Global Grads: Communicating with Employers Part I: The Interview

Friday, January 29, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Global Grads workshops focus on support for international graduate and professional students. This three-part session will allow you to gain knowledge and practice in communicating with employers for your job search. Part I will focus on different types of interviews and how to prepare answers using the STAR method. Part II will focus on networking as a technique for meeting employers and conducting your job search. Part III will focus on networking in more social situations in professional environments. Part…

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February 2021

Global Grads Communicating with Employers Part 2: Networking

Monday, February 1, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Global Grads workshops focus on support for international graduate and professional students. This three-part session will allow you to gain knowledge and practice in communicating with employers for your job search. Part II will focus on networking as a technique for meeting employers and conducting your job search. Participants will learn: Advice from a successful graduate Basic information on how to identify and build your network US/Western format for mingling REGISTER

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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Resiliency, Imposter Syndrome, & Optimism with Brian Rybarczyk

Thursday, February 11, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This workshop will unmask approaches and tools that graduate students can implement immediately to help overcome the unique challenges they face, especially early in their degree matriculation process. Participants will learn evidence-based strategies to develop a growth mindset, reduce ANTs, minimize imposter fears, increase optimism, and ways to use feedback constructively. The workshop will actively engage participants in opportunities for self-reflection, sharing, and creating plans for self-improvement to increase success holistically. The Zoom link will be emailed to you just…

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Global Grads Communicating with Employers Part 3: Networking in Social Encounters in Professional Environments

Friday, February 12, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Global Grads workshops focus on support for international graduate and professional students. This three-part session will allow you to gain knowledge and practice in communicating with employers for your job search. Part III will focus on networking as a technique for building relationships in social encounters within professional environments. Participants will learn: Advice from a successful graduate US/Western format for mingling Basic information on how to identify and build your network REGISTER 

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, February 19, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Ekiuwa for a virtual CGSF cook-off! Students will have 30 minutes to cook an entree of their choosing using only the materials they have in their home. You can include an appetizer or dessert to go along with your meal! After 30 minutes, we will go around sharing the meals we made and explain the steps and importance of the dish. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please…

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Global Grads Get Together

Monday, February 22, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Ekiuwa for a virtual Global Grads Get Together cook-off! Students will have 30 minutes to cook a meal using only the materials they have in their home. This can be a spin-off of a national dish from their home country or any meal of their choosing. After 30 minutes, we will go around sharing the meals we made and explain the steps and importance of the dish. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you.…

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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March 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
A Zoom screenshot with 12 students smiling and laughing

Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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(CANCELED) Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, March 19, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

First-Gen Fridays are a monthly social event for first-generation graduate students at UNC. Join us for a virtual trivia game night! We will play Kahoot!, Guess that phrase, and Among Us. Among Us is an app that you can download from your phone. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. REGISTER

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME Virtual Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA): Creating Community, Building Boundaries

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA), or the Sisterhood, is meant to be a place for womxn of color to come together, share their lived experiences, and support one another throughout our journey in the academy. Grad school can be isolating and during COVID times, this seems to be especially true. What does your community look like or how you even begin to build one? Join SEA as we host CAPS Multicultural Health Program and have a conversation about relationships,…

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IME Virtual Brotherhood of Success (BOS): Real Talk & Catching Up

Thursday, March 25, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

The Brotherhood of Success (BOS) is a space for self-identified men of color to connect, share, grow, and learn in solidarity. Join BOS for a time to catch-up on Zoom. On deck for discussion, vaccine awareness, pro athletes & social justice activism, March Madness, the inevitable Lakers vs Nets NBA finals and much more! Whether you need to decompress, vent, or just have a laugh, come engage with your brothers in this unique safe space. We invite you to come…

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(CANCELED) Global Grads Get Together

Monday, March 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Ekiuwa for Global Grads Get Together virtual game night! We will play Kahoot!, Guess that phrase, and Among Us. Among Us is an app that you can download from your phone. After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu. REGISTER

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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April 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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(CANCELED) Virtual Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: First-Gen Friday

Friday, April 16, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Come and join your fellow graduate and professional students for a masked, small group, socially distanced nature walk at the Carolina North Forest! We will be hiking the Pumpkin Loop trail, a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail that is suitable for all skill levels. Participants are encouraged to bring their own water and are responsible for their own transportation. Registration will be capped at 10 slots. Registrants will receive more information on Wednesday, April 14th. REGISTER

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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Global Grads Get Together

Monday, April 26, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join Ekiuwa for Global Grads Get Together from the comfort of your home! We will be using this time to reconnect, get to know one another, and see how the semester is going! Don't forget to bring your teacups and snacks! After you register, a Zoom invitation link will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Ekiuwa Imariagbe at ecimaria@unc.edu. REGISTER

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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May 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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June 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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July 2021

IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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IME: Virtual Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
A Zoom screenshot with 12 students smiling and laughing

Join IME for Virtual Writing Wednesday! We’ll be hosting Writing Wednesday online to help you all stay on track with academics and provide a little bit of structure to your Wednesday. Zoom Link Here Agenda: 9:00 am – Good Morning and Share Goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin Writing Mode *those who log on after 9:15 am will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up + Report Out on Goals 12:15 pm – Log Off

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Virtual 2021 Summer Undergraduate Pipeline Research Symposium

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 @ 8:45 am - 5:10 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This summer’s virtual symposium will feature over 100 undergraduate scholars! WHEN:  Tuesday, July 27th, 8:45am-5:10pm WHERE: Zoom The 2021 Summer Undergraduate Pipeline (SUP) Research Symposium will provide an opportunity for undergraduate students engaging in research under the direction of UNC-Chapel Hill faculty to present their research to a broad audience of faculty, staff, and students from across campus and the general public. All are welcome! Agenda: 8:45am: Opening remarks by Associate Dean Kate McAnulty 8:55am: Log on for morning research…

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August 2021

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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September 2021

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
A Zoom screenshot with 12 students smiling and laughing

Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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Virtual Wellness Circle: Fostering Resilience Through a Personalized Wellness Plan

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Graduate and professional students experience numerous stressors throughout their degree programs. Intense research pressure, financial difficulties, uncertainty about the job market, relationships and family pressures are just a few examples. This is further compounded by the ongoing global COVID 19 pandemic. While stress is a normal part of life, exposure to elevated levels of stress can accumulate and result a buildup of allostatic load. Graduate students are particularly vulnerable to the adverse health effects that result from allostatic load build…

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Virtual: DSS Budgeting 101

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Are you stressed about how to handle your finances now that you are only being paid once a semester? Let the stress go! In this hour long webinar, you will learn to budget your money with ease. Budgeting is a skill anyone can learn. It is all about planning ahead. Join us for this free interactive webinar. During this webinar you will be taught the skills you need for budgeting success. Be sure to have your bank statements, bills, and…

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VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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Virtual Sisterhood/SEA: Intentions

Thursday, September 23, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA) is a place for self-identifying women of color to come together, share our lived experiences, and support each other throughout our journey in academia and beyond. The beginning of the semester offers a great opportunity to check-in with ourselves about our wants, needs, and values. How do we balance work, life, and school demands to honor these? This meeting we will check-in with one another and set intentions about how we can center ourselves…

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Virtual Wellness Circle: Fostering Resilience Through Mindfulness and Meditation Exercises

Thursday, September 30, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Graduate and professional students experience numerous stressors throughout their degree programs. Intense research pressure, financial difficulties, uncertainty about the job market, relationships and family pressures are just a few examples. This is further compounded by the ongoing global COVID 19 pandemic. While stress is a normal part of life, exposure to elevated levels of stress can accumulate and result a buildup of allostatic load. Graduate students are particularly vulnerable to the adverse health effects that result from allostatic load build…

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October 2021

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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Virtual Wellness Circle: Fostering Resilience Through the Power of the Personal Narrative

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Graduate and professional students experience numerous stressors throughout their degree programs. Intense research pressure, financial difficulties, uncertainty about the job market, relationships and family pressures are just a few examples. This is further compounded by the ongoing global COVID 19 pandemic. While stress is a normal part of life, exposure to elevated levels of stress can accumulate and result a buildup of allostatic load. Graduate students are particularly vulnerable to the adverse health effects that result from allostatic load build…

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VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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November 2021

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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Virtual Sisterhood/SEA: Self-Care

Thursday, November 11, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA) is a place for self-identifying women of color to come together, share our lived experiences, and support each other throughout our journey in academia and beyond. This meeting we will be joined by Faye Hobgood, LCSW, a mental health clinician with the UNC CAPS Multicultural Health Program, who will guide us in a discussion about what self-care means to us, how to lean on community for support, and how to make self-care a priority…

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In-Person: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

9:00am – 12:00pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space every Wednesday. A quiet space & time to focus on writing. Plus, your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive. **Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a productive habit** REGISTER HERE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. If we do not meet a minimum number of registrants, we will cancel the event. In accordance with UNC's Community Standards, all attendees must wear a face mask while inside…

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December 2021

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. We will be hosting Writing Wednesday VIRTUALLY every other Wednesday this semester. Registration is NOT required.     RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those…

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Virtual Sisterhood/SEA

Thursday, December 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA) is a place for self-identifying women of color to come together, share our lived experiences, and support each other throughout our journey in academia and beyond. Must register to receive the Zoom link. REGISTER HERE

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January 2022

VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

January 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. This week's Writing Wednesday will be hosted VIRTUALLY. Registration is NOT required. RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up…

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Virtual Sisterhood/SEA: Change

January 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Sisterhood of Empowerment in Academe (SEA) is a place for self-identifying women of color to come together, share our lived experiences, and support each other throughout our journey in academia and beyond. New semester, new year, and a new series of changes. As we begin another year in a pandemic we’ll use this opportunity to check-in with one another and discuss how we respond, adapt, and learn to accept changes. Dipping into our creativity bag, we’ll also do some vision…

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VIRTUAL: IME Writing Wednesday

January 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Join IME for a time to write and produce! Everyone is welcome, no matter what stage you are at in your graduate studies. We invite you to engage virtually with your peers. This week's Writing Wednesday will be hosted VIRTUALLY. Registration is NOT required. RECURRING ZOOM LINK Agenda 9:00 am – Good morning and share goals for VWW 9:15 am – Begin writing mode *those who log on after 9:15 will be muted as not to interrupt those writing 12:00 pm – Wrap up…

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