Thu, 01/18/2018 - 5:12pm
Georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor Marshall Shepherd will present this year's Founder's Day Lecture entitled: “The Challenges of Communicating Science to Non-Scientists.” A leading international expert in weather, climate and remote sensing, Shepherd is director of UGA’s Atmospheric Sciences Program. He serves as host of The Weather Channel’s Sunday talk show “Weather Geeks” and as a contributor to Forbes magazine. Shepherd…
Thu, 11/16/2017 - 4:55pm
Dialogues in Diversity Lunchtime Series This Dialogues in Diversity Lunchtime Series will focus on mental health disparities in underserved student populations and the risk and resilience factors that contribute to and protect against negative outcomes for student success.  Speaker: Dr. Isha Metzger, Assistant Professor, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences The Dialogues and Diversity Lunchtime Series is open to all UGA faculty and staff. Lunch…
Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:41am
The College of Pharmacy is home to a new campus-wide collaborative facility designed to hasten the development of therapeutic drugs for a number of major diseases, the Drug Discovery Core laboratory: A survey distributed to UGA researchers in 2016 identified chemical screening and toxicity profiling as the most critical needs for enhancing drug discovery research at UGA, and the DDC will address many of those needs for faculty working in…
Tags: Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases, Germanic and Slavic Studies, Lecture, New Year
Thu, 10/19/2017 - 3:42pm
The Annual Gregory Distinguished Lecture series presents Craig Steven Wilder, the author of Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America's Universities (2014). His talk will be on "Slavery and Universities in Revolutionary America". In the aftermath of the American Revolution, higher education underwent a period of dramatic expansion. This academic revolution aimed to correct the deficiencies of the fledgling republic and…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 1:50pm
"The Maternal Voice and Horror: Stevie Nicks and Soundtrack in American Horror Story’s 'Coven,'" Joshua Bedford, Women's Studies and Music
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:19pm
  "Women's Bodies and the Slave Trade in Barry Unsworth's Sacred Hunger," Carolyn Medine, religion and African American studies.
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 4:46pm
This week's featured speaker, Cecilia Herles, will be speaking about: "Feeding Hunger, Reducing Waste: Reflections on Women's Studies, Civic Engagement, and Telos in Teaching/Learning about Food." For more information, visit: http://iws.uga.edu/
Thu, 09/07/2017 - 4:20pm
“A Nation of Counterfeiters: Capitalists, Con men, and the Making of the United States,” Stephen Mihm, UGA history professor. Mihm's talk is in conjunction with the exhibit "Gold-digging in Georgia: America’s First Gold Rush." Gold nuggets, historic maps, photographs, postcards and other artifacts help tell the story of Georgia’s antebellum gold rush – which preceded the frenzy in California by two decades – in an exhibit at the Hargrett Rare…
Thu, 09/07/2017 - 4:19pm
Michael J. Klarman is the Kirkland & Ellis Professor at Harvard Law School, where he joined the faculty in 2008.  He received his B.A. and M.A. (political theory) from the University of Pennsylvania in 1980, his J.D. from Stanford Law School in 1983, and his D. Phil. in legal history from the University of Oxford (1988), where he was a Marshall Scholar.  After law school, Klarman clerked for the Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the United…
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:45pm
"Closing the Confidence Gap: Articulating Your Value in the Workplace," Samantha Meyer, UGA Career Center. Sponsored by: Women’s Studies, Institute for Contact: Terri Hatfield 706-542-2846 For more information, visit: http://iws.uga.edu/