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WATCH: Students Map Haiti from UNC Library

During a Humanitarian Mapathon in the Davis Library Research Hub, students mapped earthquake-damaged parts of Haiti. Continue reading

Make a Map for GIS Day Competition

Student map contest, lecture, and networking will mark GIS Day on November 18. Continue reading

Data Visualization Showcase Will Highlight Recent UNC Projects

Five UNC researchers will demonstrate and discuss their projects. Continue reading

Students Get a Clue About Wilson Library

What happens when a ghost is on the loose in Wilson Library? Fun and learning in an immersive live-action game of Clue. Continue reading

Exhibition Opening: Wootten & Johnston Photographs

Pioneering female photographers helped launch the historic preservation movement in North Carolina. Continue reading

Transcribe-a-thon on Nov. 5 Will Offer Encounter with Historic Documents

Students can try their hand at deciphering and transcribing handwritten documents from the Southern Historical Collection related to African American history. Continue reading

Humanitarian Mapathon in Davis Library, Oct. 22

Volunteers will fill in critical gaps as part of a Humanitarian Mapathon in the Davis Library Research Hub. Continue reading

Archaeological Site of Fort San Juan Is Topic of Oct. 21 Lecture

Dr. David Moore will discuss excavations at the site near Morganton, N.C. It was the earliest European settlement in what is now the United States. Continue reading

Artist Lecture by Photographer Christopher Sims, Sept. 30

Undergraduate Education Director at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University will discuss his photographs taken at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Continue reading

Montgomery Ward Challenge Met

Academics and the CEO of today’s Montgomery Ward looked to the past and the future at UNC’s Wilson Library. Continue reading