October 2, 2012 | Events on Campus
UGA School of Law to host international law society midyear meeting
The American Society of International Law will hold its annual Midyear Meeting and Research Forum Oct. 19-21 in Atlanta and Athens, hosted by the University of Georgia School of Law. Scholars, practitioners and students from the Southeast and around the world will convene to discuss compelling issues in international law.
June 12, 2012 | General News
UGA flag flown in Afghanistan returned to campus
A University of Georgia flag flown over the Afghanistan barracks of Georgia National Guardsmen returned to campus June 11. Scott Angle, dean of UGA's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, and Steve Brown, associate dean for extension, accepted the flag from Col. Bill Williams III, commander of the guard unit on a mission to revitalize the war-torn country's agricultural industry. The flag was presented to the guard following an agricultural training held last year in Athens.
May 2, 2012 | Events on Campus
UGA hosts Kenyan delegation in Washington, D.C.
The University of Georgia Center for International Trade and Security is hosting 10 delegates from the government of Kenya at its Washington, D.C. office this week for a workshop on trade security.
March 19, 2012 | Events on Campus
World Court Judge to speak at UGA School of Law
International Court of Justice Judge Joan E. Donoghue will present "The Role of the World Court Today" as the University of Georgia School of Law's 108th Sibley Lecturer. To be held April 3 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall on North Campus, the event is free and open to the public.
March 6, 2012 | General News
UGA center releases new weapons of mass destruction nonproliferation journal
A new magazine-style journal from the University of Georgia Center for International Trade and Security in the School of Public and International Affairs focuses on preventing the spread of weapons of mass destruction and terrorism. The 1540 Compass is published in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs.
February 23, 2012 | Honors & Awards
UGA professor honored by the Dominican Republic
Howard J. Wiarda, the Dean Rusk Professor of International Relations in the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs, was recently honored by the Dominican Republic government.
February 17, 2012 | Events on Campus
Georgia Law to host former U.S. ambassador
America's first Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues David Scheffer will deliver a presentation on the fate of those responsible for atrocity crimes on March 6 at 2:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on the University of Georgia's North Campus.
February 15, 2012 | Events on Campus
Art Dunning to present annual Snyder lecture at UGA March 6
Art Dunning, vice chancellor for international programs and outreach at the University of Alabama System, will deliver the 20th annual Darl Snyder lecture at the University of Georgia March 6 at 10 a.m. in the Mahler Auditorium of the Georgia Center for Continuing Education Conference Center and Hotel.
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.