Students benefit from a multitude of Persian cultural events, lectures, film festivals and academic conferences that regularly take place at UNC – Chapel Hill or are organized by the Iranian-American community in the greater Triangle area.

Other opportunities include:

Regular individual sessions with native-speaker mentors and group tea hour conversations.

Formal and informal cultural experiences (i.e. visiting Persian restaurants, attending Persian concerts…).

Joining the Persian Cultural Society and Iranian Cultural Society of North Carolina in celebrating Persian New Year, Nowruz.