"Power! Stokely Carmichael" performance and Q&A, Friday, February 17! Free to public, RSVP required.

The Stone Center will present Power! Stokely Carmichael, a play written and performed by actor and playwright Meshaun Labrone and directed by Jennifer Knight. In June 1966, during the last great march of the Civil Rights Movement, a young activist changed the battle cry from “Freedom Now!” to “Power!” Now, on the 50th Anniversary of […]

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NBA Star and Tarheel, Brendan Haywood, serves as Communiversity Youth Program Ambassador

Former UNC basketball standout and recently retired NBA star Brendan Haywood, has signed on to play a major role in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center’s Communiversity Youth Program. Haywood, a lifelong public servant and supporter of youth programs and charitable causes nationwide, has agreed to serve as a Communiversity Ambassador in addition to his previous […]

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Spring 2017 Season begins on January 16!

Please join us for our Spring 2017 season opening on January 16!  We’ve got a full program schedule of art exhibitions, the return of the Writer’s Discussion Series, the African Diaspora lecture and more!  Check out the schedule below and visit our website regularly for updates! Image credit: Williamson-Tender Breeze,2008, oil on linen, 48x60in Sonja Haynes […]

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Stone Memorial Lecture delivered by Dr. Ange-Marie Hancock, video now on vimeo!

24th Annual Stone Memorial Lecture You can view the video via the Stone Center vimeo page at: https://vimeo.com/193434262 Dr. Ange-Marie Hancock, Associate Professor of Political Science and Gender Studies at the University of Southern California, delivered the 24th Annual Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture at the Stone Center on Monday, November 14 at 7pm. The annual […]

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Watch Stone Center events on Vimeo!

` Did you miss a “can’t miss” Stone Center event?  Don’t worry, you can view video from Stone Center lectures, conferences, book talks and other programs and special events on our Vimeo page.  Vimeo is a platform used to upload video content and share it on the internet.  We’ve upgraded our account so that we […]

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Fall 2016 edition of Milestones is here!

The Fall 2016 Edition of our Milestones Newsletter is here!  You can download an electronic copy HERE or pick one up at the Stone Center. You can also download electronic versions of all of our Fall 2016 programming materials below: James Barnor: Ever Young Exhibition Postcard Poster Brochure Eric Mack: Impossible Architectures Exhibition Postcard Poster […]

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Seeking applications for Okun Collegiums!

The Stone Center is seeking projects to support for its Beth and Daniel Okun Collegiums. The Beth and Daniel Okun Collegium Fund is a recurring award endowed by a generous gift by Beth and husband Daniel Okun, Kenan professor emeritus in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering. The Collegium Fund supports a term-long study/research […]

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