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Annual Meeting May 2014May 5, 2014 - May 5, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PMBurwell Hall
Date: May 5, 2014
Location: Everett Library
Guests may park in any non-reserved space on campus.
Please call 704-688-2708 with questions.
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The Preyer Lecture Series Presents: "Satchmo Blows Up the World: Jazz Ambassadors Play the Cold War" View Event
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