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August 27, 2014

7:00 PM - 8:00 PMFilm Screening: "Harbinger" - New Independent Film by NC State Alumni

Location: James B. Hunt Jr. Library, Auditorium

NC State alumni Andrew Martin and Kieran Moreira bring their new independent film to the Hunt Library. HARBINGER is a live-action, fantasy-drama, seen through a child’s perspective that showcases Raleigh and North Carolina as a premier filmmaking location. The story follows Harold, an adopted ten-year-old boy, who climbs to the top of an oak tree in hopes of catching his unborn baby brother falling from space. Martin (producer) and Moreira (director) will be on hand for a post-film discussion. Runtime approximately 30 minutes.

Website: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/event/%E2%80%9Charbinger-new-independent-film-nc-state-alumni


September 3, 2014

4:30 PM - 6:30 PMCHASS Welcome Back Reception

Location: Caldwell Lounge

All CHASS faculty and staff are warmly invited to a reception to celebrate the start of a new semester. Come welcome our new tenure-track faculty members and visit with old friends and new colleagues. Hosted by Dean Jeff Braden.


September 10, 2014

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM4th Annual Candlelight Vigil on World Suicide Prevention Day

Location: Harris Field (next to Witherspoon)

Everyone is invited to the Fourth Annual Candlelight Vigil on World Suicide Prevention Day. Please join us in remembrance and help us raise awareness about prevention resources. It takes place on Wednesday, September 10, at Harris Field. Speakers start at 7:00 PM; the candle lighting is at 8:00 PM.

Website: http://socialwork.chass.ncsu.edu/suicide_prevention/


September 11, 2014

5:30 PM - 7:30 PMDiaspora Tour at NC State

Location: Talley Student Union, Coastal Ballroom

America's diaspora communities make tremendous contributions toward the development of their countries of heritage while they enrich their new homeland. The U.S. Department of State's Special Representative for Global Partnerships, Andrew O'Brien, leads this tour to teach students, faculty, staff and the public more about diaspora engagement. Free and open to the public, although registration is required.

Website: http://oia.ncsu.edu/diaspora


7:00 PM - 9:00 PMThe Wetland Forum

Location: Hunt Library Auditorium

Just ten minutes from NC State lies a rare gift: an urban wetland. The Wetland Forum will introduce you to the nature, history and significance of wetlands in general, and Raleigh's Walnut Creek Wetland in particular. You will also learn how to get involved with this community through the Walnut Creek Wetland Center and by working with community leaders in environmental justice and sustainable community development. COME-LEARN-ENGAGE-BE-INSPIRED!


September 12, 2014

11:45 AM - 1:15 PMCleaning up Cookstoves in India: Impacts, Opportunities and Challenges

Location: Room 129 1911 Building

Dr. Grieshop will discuss problems associated with household use of solid fuels in developing countries, and his ongoing research in India studying efforts to introduce new technologies. The project sheds light on what energy security means to so many people who do not enjoy the advantages that we do in the United States. It underlines the challenges of finding clean technologies. And it reveals the crucial role played by social and cultural context in determining what can or cannot be done to introduce technological change. Lunch will be served, registration is requested.

Website: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=6qfh5neab&oeidk=a07e9qbt4vcfb29cca1


October 3, 2014

10:00 AM - 3:00 PMStudy Abroad Fair

Location: Talley Student Union, Mountains/Piedmont Ballroom

Learn about your study abroad options, including semester, summer and spring break programs. Talk with faculty directors, advisors, exchange students and NC State students who have been there.

Website: http://studyabroad.ncsu.edu/2014/06/25/fair/


October 15, 2014

12:00 PM - 1:00 PMCHASS Fall Faculty Meeting

Location: Park Shops Room 201

Dean Jeff Braden invites all CHASS faculty to attend. The agenda will be shared closer to the meeting date. Feel free to bring your lunch. Drinks will be provided by the dean's office.


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