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Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:27pm
This is a virtual event. You MUST register via Handshake. At the time of the event, you will return to the Handshake event page and join the virtual presentation. You must join via the Handshake event to obtain credit for Arch Ready. You will also need to complete the survey at the end of the presentation. Interested in a career in Tech? Silicon Valley? Attend this panel discussion to: Hear virtually from prominent UGA Alumni working in the…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 4:16pm
Shop for the holidays at the museum’s annual book sale, featuring new and used publications in all genres. The museum takes credit cards. For more information about donating books, call 706-542-4662.
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 3:59pm
Clarence Major, one of the 2021 inductees to the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame, will read selections from two works, The Lurking Place and Dirty Bird Blues (2022). Following the reading, Major will be in conversation with author John Beckman, who wrote the introduction for Dirty Bird Blues. A Q&A will follow. Major, who was born in Atlanta, is the author of 16 collections of poetry, including From Now On: New and Selected Poems, published by…
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 3:57pm
As part of the Spotlight on the Arts Festival, the University of Georgia Press will host a book sale for students, faculty, and staff on the lawn in front of the Main Library on November 9-10, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm each day. A wide variety of new and backlist titles will be available for purchase at a special Spotlight discount of 75% off. Stop by and browse available titles, learn more about the UGA Press, our people and our authors, and find…
Thu, 09/16/2021 - 11:20pm
Spotlight on the Arts 2021 will celebrate the visual, literary, and performing arts on campus this November. The festival begins with Student Spotlight performances. This is a free showcase of performances in dance, music, theater, and creative writing.
Thu, 09/16/2021 - 11:06pm
One Book Athens, a program presented by the Athens-Clarke County Library and funded by a grant made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, will present a discussion featuring SSW and Franklin College of Arts and Sciences faculty, University of Georgia Center for Social Justice, and Chess & Community. This is virtual and free to the public. To register visit: https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/.../SV_0cbq4eahHWpS
Thu, 09/16/2021 - 11:02pm
A classic movie night in the Classic City, grab your friends and join University Union for a drive-in!  
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:16pm
Dawg Day of Service is UGA's largest annual day of community service, providing a great opportunity to work with other students to make a positive impact in the community.  Some information on Days of Service: Groups will begin to depart at 2:30 p.m. for their service site.  All service projects (both on-campus and off-campus) will wrap-up by approximately 5:30 p.m. Please RSVP and share on the Facebook event. Those who have questions can…
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:13pm
Dawg Day of Service is UGA's largest annual day of community service, providing a great opportunity to work with other students to make a positive impact in the community.  Some information on Days of Service: Groups will begin to depart at 10 a.m. for their service site.  All service projects (both on-campus and off-campus) will wrap-up by approximately 1 p.m. Please RSVP and share on the Facebook event. Those who have questions can reach…
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:13pm
Calling all freshmen and transfer students — join this event to learn more about CAES clubs/organizations, student resources and programs. The night will be filled with networking, ice cream sundaes, popcorn and free giveaways.  
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:12pm
Welcome back, Class of 2024. Join classmates to take a "Super G photo." Come enjoy free food, giveaways, and remarks from President Morehead and other special guests. This #WelcomeUGA event is a partnership between the Office of Transitions, the Student Alumni Council, the Student Government Association, and many others to welcome second-year students back to campus this fall. Keep an eye out for other amazing #WelcomeUGA events.
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:11pm
University Union is kicking off the school year with some free snacks and swag to start the year off right. They will also have all the latest information on upcoming events.  
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:10pm
Welcome to campus, Class of 2025! Join classmates to take a "Super G" photo, learn gameday cheers, meet Hairy Dawg and hear from President Morehead and other special guests. There will also be free food, T-shirts and more. This #WelcomeUGA event is a partnership between the Student Alumni Council, the Student Government Association, and many others to welcome the newest class of Bulldogs. Keep an eye out for other #WelcomeUGA events this fall.
Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:09pm
North of the Arch is an official welcome/welcome back from the Athens community to your home away from home. Team up with a group of friends to experience the shops, restaurants, and sites of downtown Athens. Visit https://govt.relations.uga.edu/north-of-the-arch/ for participating locations and event information. Once participants complete the submission form, they will be entered into raffles for prizes, including T-shirts, water bottles, gift…
Thu, 04/01/2021 - 6:29pm
As the birthplace of public higher education in America, the University of Georgia has fostered a tradition of academic excellence, intellectual inquiry, and service to others since 1785. For our graduates, Commencement is a beginning, the start of the next chapter in their lives.  
Thu, 04/01/2021 - 6:16pm
The University of Georgia will celebrate Honors Week 2021 with a Virtual Celebration of Academic Excellence that will premiere on the University’s YouTube page at 2 p.m. on April 21. Honors Week is an annual UGA tradition that dates back to the 1930s, when then–Chancellor S.V. Sanford dedicated a day to recognize outstanding students. Hosted by the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, the Virtual Celebration of…
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 2:58pm
"Behind Every Great Woman are Great Women" Presented by Deborah Scott, Executive Director of Georgia STAND-UP, a “think and act tank” for working families, and Obama Administration 2012 “White House Champion of Change Awardee.” An accomplished advocate of universal voting rights, economic inclusion, and progressive civic engagement, she is a master organizer, strategist, and highly skilled trainer. Register in advance for this meeting: https://…
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 2:51pm
On International Women’s Day, The Institute for Women's Studies will visit with Dázon Dixon Diallo, founder of SisterLove, Inc., a leading women’s HIV, sexual and reproductive justice organization, based in Atlanta and Johannesburg, South Africa, and hear her story, advice, and thoughts on local and global politics. The dialogue will be followed by Q&A with the audience. Register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/…
Sat, 03/06/2021 - 2:48pm
The 15th annual Global Educational Forum on sport during pandemic times serves as a platform to embrace and celebrate diversity in research, teaching, and service across the University of Georgia. This year’s conference remains consistent with the College of Education Department of Kinesiology’s missions, as well as UGA’s mission. The 2021 virtual Global Educational Forum features distinguished Mary Frances Early College of Education alumni…
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 5:15pm
The Legacy of a Black Woman'' is a 60th anniversary of desegregation event, and it will highlight the success of black female alumni from the University of Georgia. Many black women have attended the UGA and are now pursuing their careers in graduate school, the job force, or pursuing other endeavors. This event brings women from all areas of life to speak to current students about the impact NCNW and other organizations like BSU have impacted…
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 5:13pm
“Black Excellence Through Time” is a 60th anniversary of desegregation event for attendees to celebrate and acknowledge the black history at UGA. The program will seek to elevate the importance of black history on campus. In 1961, when Hamilton Holmes and Charlayne Hunter- Gault set foot on UGA campus, they set a precedent of excellence for all black students. The program will include an informative segment regarding black history on campus. It…
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 5:08pm
Bulldog 100 celebrates the top 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni each year. This year's event will be virtual and include a live countdown to reveal the No. 1 fastest-growing business.   
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 4:31pm
This year is UGA’s 236th birthday. Join the campus community to celebrate the founding of UGA in 1785 with food, giveaways, and more. Bring a mask for the celebrations.
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 4:26pm
Feeling magical? Join University Union for a mystical night of fun that transcends any Dawgs After Dark seen before! Register at https://tinyurl.com/MysticalDAD.
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 4:17pm
Hamilton Holmes Jr., son of Hamilton Holmes Sr. and a business development director for Pieper O’Brien Herr Architects in Alpharetta, will present the keynote address for the 18th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast. In place of the traditional ticketed breakfast, the event will be celebrated with a video premiere on Friday, Jan. 15 at 9 a.m. on UGA’s Facebook page. This virtual event is free and open to the public. The theme for…

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