February 24, 2015 | Events on Campus
Nobel Peace Prize nominee, activist Andrea Smith to visit UGA during Women’s History Month
In recognition of the 2015 national Women's History Month theme "Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives," the University of Georgia's Institute for Women's Studies is sponsoring events throughout the month of March.
February 23, 2015 | General News
UGA to dedicate Washington, D.C., facility Feb. 26
The University of Georgia will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Delta Hall, its new permanent residential facility located in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. at 608 Massachusetts Ave., NE.
February 18, 2015 | Expert Voice
Southern Foodways scholar, author to give Feb. 26 lecture at UGA
John T. Edge will visit the University of Georgia Feb. 26 for a lecture in the Global Georgia Initiative, the signature speaker series of the Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts. Edge will give his talk, "Grits, Greens and Gochujang: The Emergence of a Newer Southern Cuisine," at 4 p.m. in the Chapel. The event is presented in partnership with the UGA Press.
February 16, 2015 | Events on Campus
Amazon conservationist Randy Borman to visit UGA for Global Georgia series
Randy Borman, the son of Anglo-American missionaries who was born and raised among the Cofán people and who is now their Chief of Territories, will speak Feb. 19 at 4 p.m. in the UGA Chapel as part of the 2015 Global Georgia Initiative, an annual speaker series sponsored by the Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts.
February 13, 2015 | General News
UGA dedicates new Veterinary Medical Center
The University of Georgia held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today to dedicate the College of Veterinary Medicine's new Veterinary Medical Center, which includes an education building and a teaching hospital for large and small animals.
February 10, 2015 | Events on Campus
UGA conference on Holocaust theatre to feature work of George Tabori
The University of Georgia departments of Germanic and Slavic studies and theatre and film studies will host an international conference on "George Tabori and the Theatre of the Holocaust" Feb. 26-28. The conference, which will include speakers from Germany, Austria, England, Italy, Israel, Canada and the U.S., will examine political and aesthetic issues related to theatrical representations of the Holocaust.
February 2, 2015 | Events on Campus
Musician Patterson Hood, NPR’s Ann Powers to speak together at UGA
Ann Powers of NPR and musician Patterson Hood will hold a public conversation on "Our Back Pages: The Music, Books and Movies That Fed Two Creative Lives" Feb. 12 at 4 p.m. in the University of Georgia Chapel.
February 2, 2015 | Events on Campus
UGA to dedicate new Veterinary Medical Center
The University of Georgia will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 13 at 2 p.m. to dedicate the College of Veterinary Medicine's new Veterinary Medical Center, which includes an education building and a state-of-the-art teaching hospital for large and small animals.
January 30, 2015 | General News
Gregg Allman endows scholarship to UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music
A sold-out house at the Georgia Theatre greeted University of Georgia senior Katie Black in early January as she walked onstage with Gregg Allman. Her job was simple—introduce the legendary rock and blues musician prior to his first performance in Athens and thank him for establishing a scholarship that will help fund the remainder of her time at UGA.
January 30, 2015 | Events on Campus
Irish photographer Paul Seawright to visit UGA for Global Georgia series
Paul Seawright, an Irish photographer whose work has been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the world, will visit the University of Georgia for a lecture Feb. 5 at 4 p.m. in the M. Smith Griffith Auditorium of the Georgia Museum of Art.
January 23, 2015 | General News
UGA Parking Services expands electric vehicle charging on campus
Due to the popularity of the University of Georgia's first electric vehicle charger and recent grant funding by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority, UGA Parking Services has expanded charging locations to include the South Campus and East Campus parking decks.
January 20, 2015 | Events on Campus
Cambodian author, human rights activist to give UGA’s first Betty Jean Craige Lecture
Loung Ung, an author and human rights activist who as a child in the 1970s survived the genocide by the Khmer Rouge in her native Cambodia, will give the inaugural Betty Jean Craige Lecture at the University of Georgia on Jan. 29 at 4 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall.
January 6, 2015 | Events on Campus
Former judge Glenda Hatchett to deliver 2015 Holmes-Hunter Lecture at UGA
Glenda Hatchett, best-known for her nationally syndicated show "Judge Hatchett" and now a senior attorney with the Hatchett Firm, will deliver the 2015 Holmes-Hunter Lecture Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. in the University of Georgia Chapel.
January 5, 2015 | Honors & Awards
Former UGA professor Gary Bertsch to receive President’s Medal
Retired University of Georgia professor Gary Bertsch will receive the 2015 UGA President's Medal during Founders Day activities in January.
December 15, 2014 | Events on Campus
2,355 eligible to graduate in UGA’s fall Commencement ceremony
The University of Georgia will welcome its newest class of alumni on Dec. 19 as 1,858 undergraduates and 497 graduate students—a total of 2,355—have met requirements to walk in the university's fall Commencement ceremonies.