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Any1Can: You’re It!

Saturday, April 5th at 10 a.m.


Elizabeth Classroom Building


This year’s Sensoria Festival includes voices of metro Charlotte youth service project leaders presented by nonprofit Mothering Across Continents. As part of Sensoria, more than 100 high school students will participate in the Any1Can: You’re It Global Youth Service Summit, Saturday, April 5.

Harris Campus Garden Project

Monday, April 7th at 9 a.m.


Harris Campus I


Visit the Harris Campus Garden Project and see the latest addition! The Children’s Music Garden will excite and amaze—everyday objects make beautiful noise!

Daily Food Truck: Herban Legend

Monday, April 7th at 11:30 a.m.


Overcash Lawn


The Herban Legend is a gourmet food truck based in Charlotte, NC.  They specialize in American and International street food. The menus are created from a love of food and travel. Chef Brian Seeley draws on his global experiences to bring authentic international cuisine home to North Carolina.

World Experience: a Cultural Exchange

Tuesday, April 8th at 9:30 a.m.


1st Floor, Overcash Lobby


Come expand your knowledge as CPCC students and faculty showcase a global learning experience.  History and Psychology collaborate to bring this interactive, student-driven, academic and cultural exchange. 

This event will run from 9:30 am - 1:45 pm.

Test Your Global Knowledge

Tuesday, April 8th at 9:30 a.m.


2nd Floor, Overcash Lobby


Think you’ve got what it takes?  Know more about the world around you then your friends?  After visiting the World Experience Event, join CPCC’s Global Learning Office for a chance to test your global knowledge.  We will have trivia questions and games correlating to the regions covered in the World Experience event.  Prizes will be available for our top participants. 

Movie “From the Back of the Line”

Tuesday, April 8th at 11 a.m.


Pease Auditorium


A contentious part of immigration reform centers on the people who are already in the US, but who lack legal immigration status. People often say that they should “get in the back of the line,” and yet for many there is no line.

CPCC Project Life Bone Marrow Donor Registration

Wednesday, April 9th at 9 a.m.


CPCC Campus Quad


On Wednesday, April 9th, from 9am-3pm in the CPCC Central Campus Quad, local community members, together with CPCC students, faculty and staff, who are interested in being added to the National Bone Marrow Registry, will visit Central Piedmont Community College’s (CPCC) Central Campus to participate in Project Life’s 3rd annual bone marrow donor typing drive. 

The Psychology of Inner Sports Development

Wednesday, April 9th at 11:30 a.m.


Levine Campus, Room 1320


It is not by a focus on improving individual parts that the greatest sports development hinges, but by a focus on the whole Self (or Being).  In our modern quest for success, we tend to forget this this inner and ancient mystery of Self. We look elsewhere for our answers. We expect to find them round about us, in our techniques and our technologies. We are mistaken. The real answers lie within. Sports development occurs from the inside –out, from the inner dimensions of self to the outer dimensions of play and performance. Drawing a page from the sacred; all power and progress already exists within you.

What is Beauty?

Wednesday, April 9th at 2 p.m.


Tate Hall

Our perspective of self-image and “beauty” is often clouded by our own distorted reflections of self and by the altered images promoted widely in mass media. Join us as we explore perspectives of beauty through illustration and portraiture, considering internal and external perspectives of REAL beauty.

Daily Food Truck: Papi Queso

Thursday, April 10th at 11:30 a.m.


Overcash Lawn


Find out more information about Papi Queso,