Editor’s note: Now that fall semester is over, we have adjusted the In the Know schedule. Look for updates on Tuesdays and Thursdays until the start of spring semester.
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020
- Employee Forum delegates are invited to join Faculty Council for its virtual meeting at 3 p.m. tomorrow, Dec. 4, to jointly discuss spring semester plans.
- Sakai will be down today for an upgrade; find out about upcoming new features, including a name pronunciation option for users.
- Virtually attend Long Story Shorts, the annual festival of short plays written by undergraduates at 8 p.m. tomorrow, Saturday and Sunday.
- Help keep PlayMakers playing by attending a virtual reading of “Love, Loss and What I Wore,” featuring Marin Hinkle, Camryn Manheim, Debra Messing and company members from PlayMakers at 8 p.m. Sunday. Tomorrow is the last day to buy tickets.
- Make a reservation for brunch, afternoon tea or cookie-decorating in a safe environment at the Carolina Inn.
- Looking for unique gifts? Learn more about shopping local for the holidays in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.
- Join UNC Campus Recreation’s annual Jingle Bell Jog — virtual this year — for a 5K walk/run any time beginning tomorrow through Sunday.
Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020
- To attend the virtual meeting of the Employee Forum at 9:15 a.m. tomorrow, Dec. 2, contact Matt Banks at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. tonight to get the Zoom link and password.
- Attend the Campus Safety Commission meeting virtually at 9 a.m. tomorrow.
- Register for virtual Green Zone training from the Carolina Veterans Service Center, streaming from 9 a.m.-noon tomorrow. Green Zone trains members of the Carolina community about the issues and concerns faced by military-affiliated students and to identify individuals who are available to assist this population.
- The 2020 Eve Marie Carson Lecture is streaming at 5:30 p.m. tomorrow. This year’s lecture features Karen Parker ’65, the first African American woman undergraduate to attend Carolina. Karen will speak about trailblazing a path as a student during the civil rights movement and her career in journalism. A Q&A moderated by UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media Dean Susan King will follow.
- Today is Tar Heal Tuesday, a day of generosity and giving back organized by the UNC Health Foundation to help create a healthier North Carolina for all. You can choose which department or fundraiser to give your donation directly to.