Georgia Debate Union takes 1st, 2nd, at UM tourney

GDU_Miami teaser.jpgTeams representing the Georgia Debate Union recently earned first and second place at the University of Miami Hurricane Debates tournament, which took place from January 3rd through 6th. 

The sophomore team of Swapnil Agrawal (Chamblee, Georgia) and Advait Ramanan (Howard County, Maryland) finished in first place and went undefeated during the tournament, with wins over teams from Emory...

"Demain" screening tomorrow at Cine

Demain teaser.jpgCine will host a special one-night only presentation on Wednesday, Jan. 10 of Demain (Tomorrow), winner of France's 2016 Cesar Award for Best Documentary. The screening will be preceded by a reception and followed by a panel discussion. The event is sponsored by the Consulat General de France a Atlanta, the UGA French Program, UGA Film Studies, and the Willson Center as part of the ...

2017 Boyd Distinguished Lecture: LIGO discovery

Reitze_David.jpgDavid Reitze, executive director of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory at the California Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2017 George H. Boyd Distinguished Lecture on Jan. 12 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 202 of the physics building. His lecture, "Last Tango in Space: Detecting Gravitational Waves from Binary Black Hole Mergers for the First Time Ever Using LIGO," describes a discovery that was named the ...