Mon, 09/14/2015 - 4:52pm
Deborah Lipstadt, Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University presents "The Holocaust: An American Understanding 1945-2015" Lipstadt was appointed by Presidents Clinton and Obama to successive terms on the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council. A BBC film adaptation of her 2006 book, "History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier," is currently in development. Sponsored by the Office of the President…
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 4:45pm
Georges C. Benjamin, executive director of the American Public Health Association, presents "Becoming the Healthiest Nation: A Public Health Approach" as the College of Public Health's 10th Anniversary Lecture. Benjamin is one of the nation's most influential physician leaders and leads the American Public Health Association's push to make America the healthiest nation in one generation. This lecture is part of the UGA fall Signature Lecture…
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 4:41pm
Daniel P. Amos, chairman and CEO of Aflac and A.D. "Pete" Correll, chairman emeritus, Georgia-Pacific, will present this year's Mason Public Leadership Lecture. Amos, who earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from UGA in 1973, has served as CEO of Aflac since 1990 and chairman since 2001. Correll, who earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from UGA in 1963, retired as CEO of Georgia-Pacific and has dedicated his…
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 4:20pm
Jack Rakove, the William Robertson Coe Professor of History and American Studies and professor of political science and law at Stanford University, will present this lecture as part of Constitution Day at UGA. Rakove is author and editor of several books related to the founding of America, including "Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution." Sponsored by the School of Public and International Affairs and the Law…
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 4:15pm
Inglis is a former South Carolina congressman and co-founder of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative, which promotes free-enterprise solutions to climate challenges. Sponsored by the Division of Biological Sciences, College of Engineering, College of Public Health, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, Georgia Initiative for Climate and Society, Odum School of Ecology and the School of Public and International Affairs. Part of the University of…
Fri, 09/04/2015 - 2:42pm
Prof. Geert-Jan Boons, of the UGA Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, will present "Adventures with Carbohydrates" as part of the chemistry department colloquia.
Tue, 09/01/2015 - 4:51pm
The University of Georgia Institute for African American Studies will present "I Am Trayvon Martin: Hoodies Up—How One Case Changed a Nation and Ignited the World." The lecture by UGA alumna and civil rights advocate Jasmine Rand will be Sept. 10 at 5 p.m. in the UGA Chapel. Founder of Rand Law LLC and an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Law, Rand is a practicing attorney and international legal analyst known for her…
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 4:36pm
Dr. Paula Lemons, University of Georgia, presents this lecture.
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 4:12pm
Dr. David Sibley, from Washington University School of Medicine, presents this lecture.
Wed, 08/26/2015 - 5:16pm
A lecture on the future of biofuels and biomaterials.