Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:51pm
To kick off the Spotlight on the Arts festival, UGA’s arts programs present an hour-long kaleidoscope of student performances and presentations. This brilliant, non-stop collage of the arts provides a window into the vast scope of the creative work on our campus, from dance to music, theater, creative writing and art. To see this year's Spotlight on the Arts festival schedule, please visit: http://arts.uga.edu/spotlightuga2017/
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:42pm
Science Olympiad Outreach is a student-run organization that goes out into the local Athens-Clarke Community and promotes STEM through the Science Olympiad Program. This will be the group's fourth annual Invitational Science Olympiad Tournament. For more information, visit: http://www.ugascienceolympiad.net/
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:35pm
Do facts still matter? The UGA Libraries and the Georgia Debate Union are hosting a debate on the importance and status of facts. The affirmative/pro side of the debate will be Facts matter more than fake news in contemporary society. Debate website includes a suggested reading list. For more information, visit: http://guides.libs.uga.edu/factsdebate
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:30pm
Join The Georgia Review for its Fall Issue Release featuring poet Kaveh Akbar. Akbar will read at 7 p.m. accompanied by sign language interpreter Lynn Young. Akbar’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Georgia Review, The New Yorker, Poetry, Tin House, Guernica, Boston Review and elsewhere. A recipient of a 2016 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Pushcart Prize, and the Lucille Medwick…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:43am
The museum’s thrice-annual late-night art party features a live deejay, free refreshments and galleries open until 11 p.m. Music will be provided by DJ Reindeer Games and WesdaRuler. Free admission. #museummix The exhibitions on view are: “Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête” (on view through October 14–January 7). This exhibition, organized by Aperture Foundation, New York, includes works by acclaimed contemporary artist…
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 4:35pm
The University of Georgia announced the creation of its Center for Molecular Medicine in fall 2012 with Stephen Dalton, PhD, as its founding director. It broke ground on a new state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility in December 2015, and a move-in date is scheduled for August 2017. The building’s dedication will be held Sept. 20, 2017, to be followed by a two-day symposium to mark the Center’s opening. For more information the program, visit:…
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:21pm
The UGA String Project will hold an informational open house and instrument "petting zoo." This is a chance to meet the String Project staff, hear and try out the various instruments offered for instruction and get information about instrument rental. The UGA String Project provides instruction in violin, viola, cello, and bass through group classes and ensembles. Beginning classes are offered, starting only in the fall semester, for children in…
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 5:07pm
North of the Arch is an official welcome from the Athens community. Team up with hallmates and friends from Orientation and find the Athens Downtown Development Authority check-in table in front of The Grill on College Avenue to participate in a scavenger hunt through downtown Athens. Document the event on social media using #NorthOfTheArch. The first 100 participants receive a free North of the Arch t-shirt, and all participants are entered in…
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 5:03pm
The UGA motto espouses a commitment to service. Dawg Day of Service seeks to realize the university’s commitment through a campus-wide, visible day of service event open to the entire University of Georgia community. Participants will volunteer at different sites around the Athens-Clarke County area where they will have the chance to network and interact with students, community members, and staff, while engaging in meaningful service and…
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 4:28pm
Application deadline is August 23, 2017. To apply, visit: http://bit.ly/2w7TQGz For under $200, students will be able to purchase a suit jacket, pants or skirt, two shirts, shoes and additional professional accessories such as ties, handbags and belts. • Free shuttles will run from the Memorial Hall bus stop to JCPenney from 6-10:30 p.m. • Free Sephora mini makeover + sample of your choice • Free JCPenney Salon hair consultation • Tailoring…