The Insitute for Women's Studies presents a Friday speaker series. This week's topic is "Sexual Harassment and Assault on Campus: The Legal Side of Gender Equity" presented by Lisa Anderson and Elaine Woo, Atlanta Women for Equality.
Thomas C. Reeves, UGA professor emeritus, will present this year’s lecture to celebrate the 231st anniversary of the establishment of America’s first state-chartered institution of higher education. His lecture is titled "So You Think You're Smarter than a Robot: The Race between Human Learning and Deep Learning." Brian Heredia, a member of the Class of 2018, will provide the student response.
Professor Tom Gunning, "Putting the digital back in digital cinema: The elusive touch, the evasive grasp, the open gesture"
The fall 2015 Sustainable UGA Semester in Review celebrates people, programs, activities and academic courses that are creating a culture of sustainability at UGA. The program includes brief presentations from Office of Sustainability interns, posters and table displays from UGA classes, the announcement of 2016 Campus Sustainability Grant winners, light lunch fare and opportunities for networking. To register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sustainable-uga-fall-2015-semester-in-review-tickets-19255207845
Report from Infinity: Rural Highway, Southern Georgia, After Rainstorm," photographer Raymond Smith.
"Women and Girls: Local to Global, Global to Local," Cecilia Herles, assistant director of the Institute for Women’s Studies. Herles will be speaking about challenges that are being faced by women and girls in Georgia and women and girls on a global scale, such as lack of safety, objectification, domestic violence and lack of access to health environment and food.
Sponsored by: School of Public and International Affairs
Contact: Lauren Ledbetter 706-542-6511
At the invitation of professor Han Park, professor Johan Galtung will be visiting UGA. He will give a presentation related to peace and conflict studies.
Sponsored by: Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, Institutional Diversity, Office of, International Education, Office of, International Student Life, Office of, Leadership and Service, Center for, University Housing,University Union
Contact: Justin Jeffery 706-542-5867
"How Looking Sideways Can Expand Your View of the World," Rose George, an award-winning author.
American Samurai: A Teenager’s Journey from New England to the Satsuma Rebellion”