Thu, 09/08/2016 - 3:36pm
Please join the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies and the University of Georgia Press in welcoming author Kaye Minchew for a talk focused on her new book, A President in Our Midst: Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Georgia. A light reception and book signing will follow the lecture at 5 p.m. The event is part of Ready, Steady, Vote!, a series of events spotlighting all things presidential during the 2016 election season.…
Thu, 09/08/2016 - 3:33pm
"Sea Star Wasting Disease along the West Coast of North America," by Ben Miner in the Department of Biology at Western Washington University. Reception precedes seminar in lobby at 3:30 p.m. Host: Jeb Byers. Contact: Beth Gavrilles 706-542-7247
Wed, 09/07/2016 - 5:25pm
Emily Conron, student outreach coordinator for the Sabin Vaccine Institute’s END7 campaign, will speak about efforts to end seven neglected tropical diseases that infect more than 1.4 billion people worldwide in the next decade. Contact: Donna Huber 706-542-9417
Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:17pm
Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli will present “Clinical Applications of Resting State Networks: Clinical Characterization, Novel Treatments and Prediction of Clinical Outcome” as part of the Franklin Foundation Neuroimaging Program lecture series. Whitfield-Gabrieli is a research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is interested in how analyses of brain imaging data can shed light on the neural mechanisms subserving normal…
Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:11pm
Professor Jeremy Nicholson will give a special seminar titled "Systems Medicine and 21st Century Healthcare Challenges, The National Phenome Centre - Part of a Broader Vision" Hosted by the UGA Office of the Vice President for Research, Georgia Research Alliance and the Waters Corporation. Nicholson's seminar is part of a seminar series given by faculty from Imperial College London's National Phenome Centre. Nicholson is professor of biological…
Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:09pm
Professor Elaine Holmes will give a special seminar titled "Phenotyping and Mapping Host-Microbial Interactions, The National Phenome Centre-Part of a Broader Vision" Presented by the Office of the Vice President for Research, UGA Microbiome Initiative and Georgia Research Alliance. Holmes' talk is the first in a two-part seminar series given by faculty from Imperial College London's National Phenome Centre. Holmes is professor of chemical…
Wed, 02/10/2016 - 6:06pm
A seminar on proposed research that concentrates on the measurement and analysis of the short-term effectiveness when mentoring African-American STEM doctoral students using relational agents compared to other forms of telementoring media. This research would include the development of a relational agent and studying the effects that the agent has on student participants. The results collected should be compared to the results collected from…
Tue, 01/19/2016 - 3:29pm
"Building a Better One Health Model for Africa: Nexus of Animal and Human Health," Dr. Linda L. Logan, a professor and director of International Programs at the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science at Texas A&M University. A reception will be held in the Coverdell Lobby immediately following the presentation. Logan is a professor and director for international programs at the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical…
Wed, 12/09/2015 - 4:37pm
Carissa DiCindio, curator of education, will lead an in-depth discussion on selected photographs from "In Time we Shall Know Ourselves." Visit https://georgiamuseum.org/ for more information. Sponsored by: Georgia Museum of Art Contact: Hillary Brown 706-542-4662 More about the exhibit:  In Time We Shall Know Ourselves: Photographs by Raymond Smith OCTOBER 24, 2015 - JANUARY 03, 2016 VIRGINIA AND ALFRED KENNEDY GALLERY In the summer of 1974, a…
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 4:25pm
Martial Taillefert, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences professor at Georgia Tech, will present this lecture.  Taillefert's research interests include: Geochemistry of freshwater and marine environments Geomicrobiololgy In situ measurements in sediments Analytical speciation of trace metals Interactions between chemical and biological processes at redox interfaces Dynamic biogeochemical modeling (reactive transport)