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Support UNC Charlotte Students Costa Rican Learning Experience

March 22, 2017
Our students are gearing up for 28th annual Costa Rica trip, and you can help send them there...

UNC Charlotte International Film Festival brings international cinema to Charlotte

March 14, 2017
It isn't easy to find free, quality international cinema these days unless you participate in the annual UNC Charlotte International Film Festival, running from March 15 - April 7, 2017!  For three weeks each Spring, international cinema comes to the University of North Carolina at Charlotte's main campus and to the UNC Charlotte's Center City campus.  This year, the festival features...

Community Cultural Coffeehouse: Sharing java and cultural insights

UNC Charlotte students and Professor Nhora Saxon share coffee and cultural connections
February 2, 2017
UNC Charlotte’s Center for the Study of the New South and Center for Professional and Applied Ethics, in partnership with the Stan Greenspon Center for Peace and Social Justice at Queens University of Charlotte, sponsor the Community Cultural Coffeehouse series held at 3rd Space at Caldwell Presbyterian Church on East 5th Street in Charlotte.  Recently, Professor Nhora Saxon, along...

Japanese Coming of Age Ceremony

Seijinsiki refers to the Coming-of-Age Ceremony
January 19, 2017
Time: January 20th, 2017 at 6:00-7:00pm Place: McKnight Hall in Cone Center Admission: Free and open to public The Nihon Club at UNC Charlotte will host The Coming of Age Ceremony (Seijinsiki) on Friday, January 20th, 2017. The Nihon Club planned this ceremony to celebrate the Coming of Age for Japanese exchange students who are attending UNC...

Fall 2016 Polyglot Press Issue available online or as a download

January 9, 2017
The most recent issue of the Polyglot Press (Fall 2016) is now available via the Newsletters section of the website.  This issue, along with all others, can be read online, in full-screen mode, or can be downloaded as a pdf file.  Take a moment to learn more about the impressive achievements and events of the Department during the Fall 2016 Semester!