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December 2018

Dec. 15 Deadline to Apply for CWSP Faculty Spring Seminar

December 15, 2018 - December 16, 2018
TBD, United States

Curious about how to help students write more effectively in their disciplines? Do you like working with faculty across the university? Join CWSP this spring for guided workshops, faculty collaboration, writing resources and syllabus revisions.

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Fall Commencement Ceremonies

December 19, 2018 - December 20, 2018
various locations, United States

Congratulations to all our outstanding graduates. Join us for commencement exercises: NC State's at PNC Arena, and our college's departmental ceremonies at various locations and times.

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January 2019

A Well-Behaved Woman: Public Reading with Author Therese Fowler

January 17 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hunt Library Auditorium, 1070 Partners Way
Raleigh, NC 27695-7110 United States

Best-selling author and NC State alumna Therese Anne Fowler discusses her new novel, "A Well-Behaved Woman," based on Alva Smith Vanderbilt. Hosted by the MFA in Creative Writing Program and the NC State Libraries. Free; please register at the link.

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King's First Dream: Lunch and Learn with Jason Miller

January 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Witherspoon Room 201, 2810 Cates Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States

Join Professor Jason Miller as he speaks on the legacy of the recently unearthed 1962 speech that Martin Luther King, Jr. gave in Rocky Mount, North Carolina nine months before his more famous "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, D.C.

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Deadline Nears for NC State 2019 Poetry Contest

January 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
statewide, North Carolina NC United States

Calling all poets! The 2019 NC State Poetry Contest is now accepting entries. Deadline for submissions: Feb. 14.

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February 2019

Diversity Lecture: The Importance of Inclusion and Diversity in Law Enforcement

February 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Coastal Ballroom, Talley Student Union, 2610 Cates Ave
Raleigh, North Carolina 27606 United States

Join us as Raleigh Chief of Police Cassandra Deck-Brown gives the College of Humanities and Social Sciences spring 2019 diversity lecture, titled "The Importance of Inclusion and Diversity in Law Enforcement."

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2019 College Career Fair

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Talley Student Union, State Ballroom, United States

Need an internship or are you ready for your first full-time job? Attend this career fair. A list of participating employers will be available on ePACK in January. All NC State students and alumni are invited to attend. 

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Linguistic Profiling – with linguist John Baugh

February 8 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Caldwell G111, United States

Renowned linguist Dr. John Baugh will tackle the use of language and linguistics in justice and discrimination as part of the NC State Linguistics Colloquium series. This event is free and open to all.

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Global Film Series: Makala

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
D. H. Hill Library, West Wing Auditorium, 2 W. Broughton Drive
Raleigh, NC 27695 United States

Winner of the Grand Prize Critics Week at the Cannes Film Festival, Makala tells the story of a young Congolese farmer’s dreams of a better future for his loved ones. Faculty introduction by Dr. James Kiwanuka-Tondo, NC State professor of communication. Sponsored by the Global Engagement Institute.

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When MLK and the KKK Met in Raleigh: Jason Miller

February 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tompkins 123, United States

Sharing never-before-seen photos recently recovered from his archival research, Professor of English Jason Miller contextualizes Martin Luther King, Jr.’s only appearance at NC State University, in July 1966, when the KKK rallied in downtown Raleigh. This intentional counter-protest stole the headlines and continues to inform the fact that few in the NC State community even know about Dr. King’s appearance at Reynolds Coliseum. Dr. King’s speech is a stark reminder of the ways violence, anger and hatred surrounded him in the last years of his life.            

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