Tue, 09/18/2018 - 5:54pm
Eidson Distinguished Professor in American Literature LeAnne Howe presents scholar and author Chadwick Allen for her annual American Indian Returnings (AIR) Talk. This year's AIR Talk, "Across and Through These Lands: Earthworks, Indigenous Identity, and Return," will take place on the autumnal equinox in the M. Smith Griffith Auditorium of the Georgia Museum. This event is free and open to the public. Allen is the Russell F. Stark University…
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:41am
Parker Curator of Russian Art Asen Kirin will give a lecture in conjunction with the exhibition One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection.
Wed, 08/22/2018 - 11:06am
Artist Daisy Craddock (MFA, UGA) will give a lecture on her work, which is on view in the M. Smith Griffith Grand Hall.
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 3:26pm
Join Sage Kincaid, assistant curator of education, for an in-depth discussion of Theresa Pollak’s “Art Studio,” a work of art from Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection.
Wed, 05/23/2018 - 4:28pm
Currently the Morris Eminent Scholar in Art at Augusta University, artist Cheryl Goldsleger has had work in exhibitions at the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C, the American Academy in New York, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, the Brooklyn Museum, the National Museum of Women in the Arts and many other institutions. She has two works currently on display at the Georgia Museum of Art.
Tue, 04/24/2018 - 5:07pm
Energy and Matter at the Origin of Life: Nick Lane, a faculty member at the University College London, will present the 2018 Ljungdahl Lecture April 27 at 3:30 p.m. in Room C127 of the Davison Life Sciences Building. Open free to the public, Lane will discuss “Energy and Matter at the Origin of Life.” Renowned as an excellent communicator, Lane is an evolutionary biochemist and writer in the genetics, evolution and environment department of…
Mon, 04/23/2018 - 12:02pm
Awards season celebrates many of our best and the accolades continue for Franklin College faculty and students. Among the many honors, inductions and elections: Janet Westpheling, professor of genetics in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, is president-electof the Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. SIMB is a nonprofit, international association dedicated to the advancement of microbiological sciences, especially as…
Fri, 04/20/2018 - 4:48pm
This spring join the Richard B. Russell Library for Civic Knowledge, Civic Power, a weekly lunch and learn series focused on developing a better understanding of Congress. On April 24, Michael Lynch and Anthony Madonna from the UGA Department of Political Science will speak about polarization in Congress. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bag lunch; coffee and dessert will be provided.
Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:20am
The Franklin College is home to two of the three 2018 Josiah Meigs Teaching Professors, profiled in the Honors & Awards issue of Columns. One of three is photography professor Michael Marshall: Michael Marshall believes that artists should have a role in facilitating change and shaping the world around them. He has put that philosophy into practice and guides others to do the same. “Change can be difficult, and I am consistently impressed…
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 4:46pm
The Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development is excited to announce local artist Didi Dunphy as our 2018 Annual E. Paul Torrance Lecturer! "Art is a Verb, So Let's Do It," Didi Dunphy, former visiting scholar and professor in the contemporary and digital media arts at UGA's Lamar Dodd School of Art who works as an independent curator in partnership with regional art museums. In this lecture, she will discuss her arts engagement…