Pulitzer-prize winner Hank Klibanoff is the featured speaker Sept. 25 at the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Lillian Smith Book Awards. The program, open free to the public, begins at 6:30 p.m. at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta. A reception will follow. Klibanoff will speak on “Courage, Cowardice and, Now, Contrition,” which will draw on his book, The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the…
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Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:51pm
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:52am
The museum’s thrice-annual late-night art party features a live DJ, free refreshments and galleries open until 11 p.m. Free admission. #museummix For more information, visit: http://www.georgiamuseum.org https://www.facebook.com/events/454131641770571/
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:44am
Hosted by the Office of the President and the Office of Institutional Diversity. Open to all faculty and staff. Please RSVP to the Office of Special Events at email@example.com or 706-542-7619.
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:39am
Come to the Tate Student Center to meet 300 student organizations! UGA registers 800+ student organizations annually. For a full list of registered student organizations, visit https://involve.uga.edu.
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:33am
The American Founding Group and the School of Public and International Affairs will host a celebration of Constitution Day. The centerpiece of these festivities is a lecture by Carol Berkin, Presidential Professor of History Emerita at Baruch College & the Graduate Center, City University of New York. The lecture and moderated question and answer session will be followed by a dessert reception in Candler Hall. In addition, historical…
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 3:39pm
Visit the Trial Gardens to learn about trial plants and get an inside look at the garden from director Dr. John Ruter and garden manager Brandon Coker. Local vendors will be selling cold treats. For more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/183866238940071/
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 3:23pm
Many of the artists in Central to their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection painted the lush southern landscapes they saw around them. Join participants for fun in the galleries, and then paint an 8 x 10 canvas in the Michael and Mary Erlanger Studio Classroom. Sponsored by Heyward Allen Motor Co., Inc., Heyward Allen Toyota and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art.
Mon, 06/18/2018 - 5:05pm
To celebrate its upcoming issue, The Georgia Review will host a reading by Elly Bookman, winner of the fifth annual Loraine Williams Poetry Prize. Review assistant editor Soham Patel will be the opening reader, and the event will include a musical performance by Cortez Garza. A reception with light refreshments will follow the reading. Sponsored by The Georgia Review and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information, please visit: …
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 4:44pm
To commemorate the garden’s 50th anniversary, the Sunflower Music series season starts with a celebration of 1968 (the year of the Beatle’s White Album). William Tonks will review each concert and tell a few tales of the more than 60 Sunflower concerts since he first proposed outdoor concerts that would bring together people from two of his favorite places: the Athens music scene and the botanical garden. Includes a full breakfast. In order to…
Mon, 05/14/2018 - 5:20pm
The museum’s thrice-annual late-night art party features a live DJ, free refreshments and galleries open until 11 p.m. Free admission.