Category: Wilson Spotlight

Bryan Giemza Receives University Public Service Award

Bryan Giemza receiving Robert Bryan Service Award. Shown with unidentified recipiencts.

The award recognizes a project that enabled North Carolina and Mexican students of Maya heritage to jointly study their shared culture and history.

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Wikipedia edit-a-thon April 12: NC Heritage Award Winners

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UNC Greensboro Students Receive Unique Archival Training at Carolina

Allison Cruse, Monique LeBlanc, and Nadia Clifton

Allison Cruse and Monique LeBlanc spent a week inventorying an archival theater collection and preparing it for use at the Wilson Special Collections Library.

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Lecture: “Something Happening Here: The Long 1968 in the US and the World”

Detail of Donald Reid lecture flyer showing archival image of protest in Berlin circa 1968

Carolina history professor Donald Reid will discuss the milieu of a transformative year. In conjunction with the exhibition “Sounds of ’68: Revolution in the Air.”

Setting the Stage at PlayMakers Repertory Company: 40+ Years of Magic

Peer behind the scenes and learn about the technical craft that makes each performance possible.

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Library Loans Rare Items to Smithsonian

Photograph of Smithsonian exhibition with photograph on loan from WIlson Library.

Two documents and two photographs from UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library are part of the “Slavery and Freedom” exhibition at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.

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