The UNC area studies centers offer resources, funding and programs for K-12 teachers and students who wish to research, study, teach and complete service pertaining to global topics. Below are lists of some of the opportunities we offer. They are not comprehensive, and exploring the funding and news sections of each center’s website may be the quickest way to learn about new opportunities.
Download a flyer or PowerPoint slides about outreach programs offered by the centers.
Outreach Programs and Opportunities
- Across the Centers
- African Studies Center
- Carolina Asia Center
- Center for European Studies
- Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies
- Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies
- Institute for the Study of the Americas
We frequently host events aimed at raising public awareness of current developments, culture and more in world regions. Please click on the following area studies centers’ events calendars for more information.
Looking for professional development opportunities and classroom resources? Have them delivered to your inbox, straight from our outreach coordinators! Each Center publishes regular newsletters specifically for K-12, community college, and HBCU/MSI-based educators.
Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies
Institute for the Study of the Americas
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