"Step Into the Glitch" New Media Student Work ShowcasePosted: The New Media department invites the UNC Asheville campus community to the opening reception for "STEP INT O THE GLITC H +" exhibition which showcases work from several New Media classes, including the Senior Capstone class.Work categories included in the exhibit will be Installation, Video, Animation and Print.Opening reception will be held on HighSmith Union Gallery.- in theThe exhibition will be up through. There will be a schedule posted at the gallery.
World Affairs Council "Russia and the Near Abroad" lecture rescheduledPosted: This lecture will now take place at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6; it had originally been scheduled for Feb. 24, but was postponed due to weather.
“Russia and the Near Abroad,” with Steven Solnick, president of Warren Wilson College. Before coming to Warren Wilson, Solnick spent a decade abroad as Ford Foundation Representative in Moscow and New Delhi. Solnick was coordinator for Russian studies at the Harriman Institute at Columbia University, and research associate at Harvard University’s Russian Research Center and Center for International Affairs. He will discuss what Russia’s actions in the Ukraine may mean for its other neighbors, and the current situation in Russia as the value of the ruble has dropped along with world oil prices.
The lectures are presented in cooperation with the WNC chapter of the World Affairs Council, the OLLI at UNC Asheville, and the university's Department of Political Science.
Admission to World Affairs Council presentations at UNC Asheville is $10 for the public; free to members of the World Affairs Council and UNC Asheville students. The doors open at 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit OLLI's website or call 828.251.6140.