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Friday March 5th

Arts & Culture


DTH Photo Illustration. The Process Series partners with UNC's Department of American Studies to present a Storytelling Festival.

The Process Series' Storytelling Festival aims to bring people together

“Our brains are now really wired for narrative as the memorable way for us to take in information, sort it out, and store it with meaning,” storyteller Milbre Burch said. “So why not devote yourself to the most effective way to communicate with people, especially if you're trying to do it for the betterment of a culture."  The series will be livestreamed from Feb. 17 to Feb. 21.

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UNC students of the Department of Music practice for the upcoming 2017 Carolina Jazz Festival.

Annual Carolina Jazz Festival to be virtual, connect high schoolers to professionals

The annual Carolina Jazz Festival will be held online from Thursday, Feb. 18 to Saturday, Feb. 20, kicking off with livestream concerts by University faculty and students. For high school students, there will be open clinics, coaching sessions and a competition with cash prizes.  “I think it says a lot about Dr. Anderson's dedication and thoughts about serving the student communities that he has stuck it through,” UNC Jazz Band Director Rahsaan Barber said. “And I think we've actually created something that is going to be uniquely positive.”

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