Around Campus: Wednesday, February 14, 2018

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Upcoming Events

UNC Spring 2018 Job & Internship Fair Feb. 15

Approximately 80-plus employers will be recruiting for full-time and part-time jobs, and internships during the UNC Spring Job and Internship Fair on Feb. 15 in the University Center ballrooms. UNC students and alumni are encouraged to attend. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your resume. A UNC photographer will be at the fair to take your picture for your LinkedIn profile at no charge. Your picture will be emailed to you after the event.

Off-Campus Housing Fair Feb. 14

Off-Campus Life will host the Off-Campus Housing Fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the lower level of the University Center. Students, faculty and staff will be able to explore living options for the 2017-18 academic year, including apartment complexes, apartments in houses, town homes and houses.

Large property management companies, independent apartment complexes, small individual landlords and realtors will provide information about their properties and related services.

Emergency Alert System to be Tested Feb. 21

A test of UNC's Emergency Alert Messaging System will be conducted about noon on Wednesday, Feb. 21. The test message will be sent to UNC email accounts, text-enabled campus phones, subscribed cell phones (text message) and campus emergency poles. If you want to sign up to receive emergency alert text messages on your cell phone or if your cell phone number changed recently, instructions are available on the Emergency Alert System website.

Annual Rosenberry Writers’ Conference March 5-7

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive

The University Libraries has acquired online access to Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive, a collection of cross-searchable and digitized books, serials, U.S. Supreme Court records and briefs, and key manuscript collections. This collection is a historical archive that embraces the scholarly study of slavery in a comprehensive, conceptual and global way. It contains over five million pages of documents organized in four parts: Debates over Slavery and Abolition, Slave Trade in the Atlantic World, the Institution of Slavery, and the Age of Emancipation.