February 3, 2012 | Events on Campus
Media advisory: German Consul General of Atlanta to speak at UGA
Lutz Görgens, the Consul General from the German Consulate in Atlanta, will give a talk at the University of Georgia titled "Ten Years of the Euro: Reason to Celebrate?" on Feb. 14 at 5 p.m. in room 214 of the Miller Learning Center.
January 27, 2012 | Honors & Awards
SPIA professor Charles Bullock wins Diane Blair Award
Charles S. Bullock III, the Richard B. Russell Professor of Political Science in the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs, has been awarded the 2012 Diane Blair Award by the Southern Political Science Association.
January 18, 2012 | Events on Campus
UGA School of Law to host energy security conference
The University of Georgia School of Law's Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law will host a daylong conference on international energy security on Feb. 3 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on North Campus. Beginning at 8:30 a.m., the event is free and open to the public.
December 19, 2011 | General News
UGA expert available to speak on North Korean leader’s death
University of Georgia professor Han Park is available to speak on the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong II, who died Saturday.
November 17, 2011 | Events on Campus
Conference to tackle public sector financial crisis in U.S., Europe
The University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs will host the "The Future of the Social Welfare State: The U.S. and Europe" conference on Dec. 9 from 12:30-5:45 p.m. at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education Conference Center and Hotel. The event is free and open to the public.
November 4, 2011 | Events on Campus
UGA to celebrate International Education Week
The University of Georgia community will participate in the worldwide celebration of International Education Week Nov. 14-18 with academic and cultural programs coordinated by the Office of International Education. All events are open free to the public.
October 24, 2011 | Events on Campus
Diplomacy, trade, development focus of global engagement conference
Global engagement is more than just a phrase at the University of Georgia. For the past decade, it has been a central part of the university's strategy. On Nov. 10, the University of Georgia and the Atlanta Consular Corps will take globalization a step further with an inaugural symposium on "Global Engagement 2011: Public diplomacy, trade and economic development." The keynote speaker will be Reta Jo Lewis, special representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, who is a UGA alumna.
October 21, 2011 | Events on Campus
North, South Korean and U.S. delegates meet at UGA for informal peace talks
Delegates from North Korea, South Korea and the U.S. reaffirmed a commitment to peace building and reintegration Oct. 20 following four days of Track II talks held at the University of Georgia.
October 6, 2011 | Events on Campus
Media advisory: UGA to host seminar on peace-building and reintegration of the Korean Peninsula
The University of Georgia Center for the Study of Global Issues will host an international Track-II private diplomacy seminar Oct. 17-20. The meeting will include policymakers and academics from the Democratic People's Republic of North Korea, the Republic of Korea and the United States.
September 12, 2011 | General News
UGA and the Athens community celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
The University of Georgia along with the Athens community has assembled a variety of events to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. The month-long, nationally recognized commemoration will take place Sept. 15 through Oct. 15 and honors the contributions of Hispanic Americans while highlighting the diverse heritage and culture of Latin America.
September 8, 2011 | General News
World Food Prize laureate to present 2011 D.W. Brooks Lecture
Jo Luck, 2010 World Food Prize laureate and former president and CEO of Heifer International, will be the keynote speaker at the annual University of Georgia D.W. Brooks Lecture on Oct. 4 at 11 a.m. in Masters Hall of the Georgia Center for Continuing Education.
September 6, 2011 | General News
UGA ARCO to perform in Venice at United Nations’ event
The University of Georgia ARCO Chamber Orchestra has been invited to participate in a benefit concert in Venice, Italy, sponsored by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), as part of a three-day international conference, The Future of Venice and its Lagoon in the Context of Global Change.
August 23, 2011 | General News
Symposium to address health care concerns – U.S. And Israel
Health care reform, emergency preparedness, traffic safety and obesity are just a few of the common global health issues to be tackled by researchers, health care providers and policymakers from the U.S. and Israel at the fourth annual Global Health Symposium to be held Sept. 7 - 8 at the University of Georgia.
May 27, 2011 | General News
UGA experts available to offer commentary on the prosecution of Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic
Diane Marie Amann, Emily and Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law in the University of Georgia School of Law, is available to offer commentary on the laws of war as they relate to the current situation with Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic.
March 14, 2011 | General News
Media Advisory: Experts to host discussion on the human dimension of nuclear security
The University of Georgia Center for International Trade and Security will host “The Human Dimension of Nuclear Security” on March 30, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Ave., Washington, D.C.