Lecture on Animal Lives at Petra with Kathryn Grossman, NCSU

Highsmith Student Union, Mountain Suites (225/226)

The ancient city of Petra, located in Jordan, is renowned for its monumental tombs and sacred structures. However, recent excavations have unveiled a previously unseen aspect of life in Petra - the complex relationships between humans and animals. In this lecture presented by Dr. Kathryn Grossman, an assistant professor of anthropology at North Carolina State […]

“No Exit” by Jean Paul Sartre, a TheatreUNCA production

Carol Belk Theatre

TheatreUNCA’s newest production is “No Exit,” a play from renowned playwright and existentialist Jean-Paul Sartre, with showings February 29 through March 2 at 7:30 p.m. and March 3rd at 2 p.m in the Carol Belk Theatre at UNC Asheville.

$5 – $15

UNC Asheville Annual Pi-Day Fun-Run

Carrier Park 220 Amboy Road, Asheville

Celebrate Pi Day at UNC Asheville's annual fun-run on March 17, starting at 3:14 pm sharp. Whether you prefer to run, walk, skip, or trot the 3.14-mile distance, come take part in honoring the mathematical marvel that is Pi at Carrier Park, 220 Amboy Rd Asheville, NC 28806.

$10 – $20

Common Word Community Read: “Political Violence as Terrorism”

Reuter Center, Manheimer Room (102)

On March 18 at 6 p.m. Mark Gibney, Carol G. Belk Distinguished Professor of Political Science at UNC Asheville will discuss the link between politics, violence, and terror, relating the events of this semester’s Community Read book, “Wilmington's Lie,” to contemporary crises around the globe.

Free

Visiting Writers: Natalie Baszile

Highsmith Student Union, Blue Ridge Room (202/203)

On March 20 at 7 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Room of UNC Asheville’s Highsmith Union, Natalie Baszile will present readings from her recent work.

Free

Visiting Writers: Neema Avashia

Highsmith Student Union, Blue Ridge Room (202/203)

On April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Room of UNC Asheville’s Highsmith Union, Neema Avashia will present readings from her recent work.

Free