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Join us for the 2017 GO! Global Orientation on Culture + Ethics Saturday, April 8 at the FedEx Global Education building!

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Saturday, April 8 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Global Lunch: Middle East and North Africa
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Students will have an opportunity to talk with individuals native to or knowledgeable about the region/country they will be traveling to.  This session has been specially designed so students can ask some of their more targeted and country-specific questions on health and safety, logistics, and daily living expectations/concerns.  The lunch will also provide a way to get to know others traveling to a similar area

Global Connections Host
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Farida Badr

Lecturer in Arabic, UNC Department of Asian Studies
Faculty at the department of Asian Studies at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since 2010-present. Studied linguistics at the American University in Cairo 2008. Taught Arabic and culture before at Middlebury College 2012 and Middlebury Institute of International Studies in California 2011.
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Alexandra Gombar

Student, UNC Peace, War and Defense
Sasha Gombar is a senior Peace, War and Defense and Global Studies major, with a concentration in Middle Eastern politics. She has studied abroad in Paris, France; Kigali, Rwanda; and Amman, Jordan; and will be spending this summer as an intern at Raising Up Hope for Uganda, a youth empowerment organization in Kampala, Uganda. Research interests include human rights law, ethnic conflict, ethnic separatist movements, and how international... Read More →
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Stephanie Grant

Student, UNC Curriculum in Archaeology; UNC Curriculum in Peace, War & Defense
I am a member of the class of 2018 at UNC Chapel Hill originally from Charlotte, North Carolina and majoring in Archaeology and Peace, War and Defense with a minor in Religious Studies. I have been on the KIng's College of London exchange semester in Spring 2016, and the Israel archaeology excavation at Huqoq, Israel in summer 2015 and 2016, and I am hopefully returning to Israel this summer.

Saturday April 8, 2017 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Florence & James Peacock Atrium

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