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Tue, January 24, 2017
1:30 pm

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Lecture: Student Affairs 2017 Visiting Practitioner

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

UGA Student Affairs annually hosts a leader in higher education to engage staff throughout the division in exploring current topics. Ajay Nair, senior vice president and dean of Campus Life at Emory University, will join us as this year’s Visiting Practitioner. Nair will give a lecture on navigating your position, professional, and personal identities while advocating for change.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, January 24, 2017
5:30 pm

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January Meeting: The Rest of the Story Book Club

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Literary Arts, Free Events

Have you ever visited an exhibit and felt you only heard the first part of a truly great story? If you’re a visitor who wants to learn more about the exhibitions and collections at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, then join this monthly book club with light refreshments and discussion on works connected to upcoming/ongoing exhibitions and programs. The monthly titles are selected (and discussions led) by Special Collections staff who help to create these displays/programs, and invite readers to learn more about the topics explored and to take them into new, related areas of interest.

Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, Room 268

300 South Hull Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, January 24, 2017
5:30 pm

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Lecture: Rob Stein - From AIDS to Zika

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

NPR health correspondent and senior editor Rob Stein has covered global infectious diseases since the early days of the AIDS pandemic, also reporting on emerging pathogens such as SARS and perennial threats such as influenza. On Tuesday, Jan. 24, Stein will visit the University of Georgia to talk about his journey as he opens the 2017 Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard lecture series.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, January 24, 2017
6:30 pm

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Lecture: Garden Travels - Gardens in the Cote d’ Azur- France and Monaco

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

Garden staff member Connie Cottingham will transport attendees to three very different gardens in three very different settings, and perhaps along the streets of a few charming towns in France and Monaco in this lecture. Light reception before the talk provided by Friends of the Garden.

State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Visitor Center, Gardenside Room

2450 South Milledge Ave.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
8:00 am

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DEA/UGA Substance of Abuse Conference

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums

This conference is designed to raise awareness and share strategies for management of the current nationwide opioid epidemic. Topics will include the current state of opioid prescribing in Georgia, guidelines for prescribing opioids, and an overview of DEA requirements regarding the handling of controlled substances pursuant to Federal regulations.

Cobb Energy Centre
Atlanta, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
10:00 am

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Intellectual Property (IP) Boot Camp

Classes and Workshops, Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

Please join UGA Innovation Gateway and the law firm of Smith Tempel, an Atlanta and Athens-based law firm practicing intellectual property and patent law, for an informal, interactive discussion of intellectual property law and its role at a research university.

Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, Room 175

500 D. W. Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
11:00 am

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Research Seminar Series: Sam Lai

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

Sam Lai is an associate professor in Molecular Pharmaceutics at UNC Chapel Hill. The Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences hosts a weekly research seminar series during the Fall and Spring semesters. Each week, a speaker with expertise in cutting-edge pharmaceutical and biomedical research talks about their work in an hour-long seminar. Past speakers have visited from such prestigious institutions as the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Carnegie Mellon University, and Emory University. Seminars are open free to the public.

Pharmacy South, Room 101

240 W. Green St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
2:00 pm

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Tour at Two: “To Spin a Yarn, Distaffs: Folk Art and Material Culture”

Tours, Visual Arts, Free Events

Join Hillary Brown, director of communications and in-house co-curator of the exhibition, for a special tour.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
3:20 pm

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Workshop: Introduction to Qualitative Research

Classes and Workshops, Free Events

SEER Center Spring Workshop Series: Education Research Boot Camp Workshop 2: Introduction to Qualitative Research Registration strongly encouraged.

Biological Sciences Building, Room 326

120 Cedar St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
3:30 pm

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2017 State of the University Address

Lectures, Readings and Discussions

President Jere W. Morehead will deliver the annual report to the faculty and community.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
4:00 pm

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Discussion: European Populism

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

Cas Mudde, an associate professor in the School of Public and International Affairs at UGA, will lead a discussion on current and upcoming political events in Europe, including several approaching elections, and discuss their importance for both Europe and the world.

Joseph E. Brown Hall, Lobby

595 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
8:00 pm

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Ensemble Concert: UGA Symphony Orchestra

Performing Arts

The UGA Symphony Orchestra accompanies winners of their annual Concerto Competition.

Performing Arts Center, Hodgson Hall

230 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
8:00 pm

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UGA Symphony Orchestra

Performing Arts

The UGA Symphony Orchestra will accompany winners of the annual Concerto Competition. Some of the best musicians at the UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music will take center stage, backed by the UGASO, and display their prowess across a spectrum of musical styles.

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

230 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, January 25, 2017
9:00 pm

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Men’s Basketball vs. Alabama

Athletics

Stegeman Coliseum

100 Smith St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
11:00 am

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Lecture: Bruce Levin

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

"A Perspective on the Antibiotic Treatment of Acute, Self-limiting Infections and How Ribosome Target," Bruce Levin, Department of Biology, Emory University. Hosted by Ellen Neidle, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences.

Biological Sciences Building, Room 404D

120 Cedar St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
12:30 pm

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Workshop: Web Conferencing Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Classes and Workshops, Free Events

The newest addition to eLC, Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, can be used to engage students in a number of learning activities. This workshop will be held online via Collaborate Ultra. 

Thu, January 26, 2017
6:00 pm

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Make It an Evening

Tours, Visual Arts, Free Events

Enjoy coffee, dessert, and a gallery tour at the museum prior to the performance in Hodgson Hall by the Spanish Brass. Jittery Joe’s Coffee and Cecilia Villaveces’ cakes. Purchase tickets for the concert at pac.uga.edu.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
6:30 pm

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Studio Workshop: Biomorphic Acrylics

Classes and Workshops, Visual Arts

Join Athens-based artist and educator Erin McIntosh for a four-part series of studio-based courses that will focus on biomorphic abstraction and acrylics as expressed through various techniques and acrylic mediums, including applications for both abstract and representational works. This workshop is open to artists of all levels of experience, from enthusiastic beginners to more seasoned practitioners. The sessions will draw inspiration from the museum's collection, including works from the archives and many not currently on display. The cost of the course is a $15 materials fee, which will cover all necessary supplies for the four sessions. Space is limited; please call 706-542-8863 or email callan@uga.edu to reserve a spot.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
7:00 pm

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Irascibles Film Series: “Painters Painting”

Films, Visual Arts, Free Events

The definitive documentary on the New York School of painters. Among the artists interviewed in their studios are Robert Rauschenberg, William de Kooning, Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, Helen Frankenthaler, Frank Stella, Barnett Newman, Hans Hofmann, Jules Olitski, Philip Pavia, Larry Poons, Robert Motherwell and Kenneth Noland. 1973, 116 mins. Sponsored by UGA Parents and Families Association.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
7:00 pm

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Reading: Dean Rader

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Literary Arts, Free Events

LeAnne Howe, Eidson Distinguished Professor in American Literature at the University of Georgia, in conjunction with the Creative Writing Program, presents a reading by writer and poet Dean Rader. Rader has published widely in the fields of poetry, American Indian studies, and popular culture. His newest collection of poems, Self-Portrait as Wikipedia Entry, is forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press.

Cine
234 W Hancock Ave
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
7:00 pm

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Women’s Basketball vs. South Carolina

Athletics

Women's Basketball vs. South Carolina

Stegeman Coliseum

100 Smith St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, January 26, 2017
8:00 pm

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Concert: Spanish Brass

Performing Arts

Spanish Brass is one of the most dynamic and admired brass groups on the international music scene. The ensemble has performed at prestigious events including the Gala Award Ceremony of the Principe de Asturias Prize, which was broadcast to more than 700 million television viewers.

Performing Arts Center, Hodgson Concert Hall

230 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
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Ecology Graduate Student Symposium

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Free Events

The 32nd annual Odum School Graduate Student Symposium is a chance to hear the latest research from the graduate student community and view posters by undergraduate researchers in the Odum School. This year's keynote address, "From Rocks to Spiders: Geologic Controls on Trace Metals affect Aquatic-Riparian Linkages in Rocky Mountain Streams," will be given by David Walters, a research scientist with the U.S.G.S. and an affiliate faculty member at Colorado State University.

Ecology Building, Auditorium

140 East Green Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
9:00 am

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UGA SBDC StartSMART

Classes and Workshops

The UGA Small Business Development Center in Athens is hosting its Signature Series for new entrepreneurs, called StartSMART, for 5 consecutive Fridays beginning Jan. 27. Each Friday, learn to plan and analyze your vision by creating a thoroughly researched and tested business plan. There is an application process, and space is limited.

Chicopee Complex

1180 East Broad Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
9:15 am

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Symposium: Protect and Serve - Perspectives on 21st Century Policing

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums

This Georgia Law Review Symposium will bring together a diverse set of voices to discuss the state of the law in the intersection of criminal law and policing. The recent news coverage of policing issues and developments in case law make this a relevant time to discuss the questions created by these current events. By dedicating its symposium issue to these topics, the Georgia Law Review hopes to provide a forum for discussion about the current and future state of policing.

Dean Rusk Hall, Larry Walker Room

225 Herty Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
11:30 am

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International Coffee Hour

Multicultural, Free Events

International Coffee Hour is a weekly program that brings together UGA students, faculty, staff and community members over coffee and international cuisine. This program offers a unique experience to engage in conversation with people of different cultures and backgrounds. Each week is hosted by a different student organization or department on campus. Coordinated by the Department of International Student Life, UGA’s International Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind across the U.S.

Memorial Hall, Ballroom

101 Sanford Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
3:00 pm

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CTRU Open House

Other

The Clinical and Translational Research Unit (CTRU) is hosting an anniversary celebration and open house. Learn more about clinical and translational research pilot grants, CTRU services available to investigators, opportunities for expanding your research and collaboration through the CTRU, as well as clinical and translational science experience and education for trainees.

Clinical & Translational Research Unit
109 Bowstrom Rd.
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
3:00 pm

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UGA Community Honors the Life of Judith Ortiz Cofer

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Literary Arts, Receptions and Recognitions, Other, Women’s Resources

Please join the University of Georgia community to honor the life of Judith Ortiz Cofer, extraordinary writer, poet, teacher, colleague, and friend.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
4:30 pm

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Romance Languages Colloquium: Emily Sahakian

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Literary Arts, Multicultural, Women’s Resources

“Edouard Glissant’s Popular Theatre: Histoire de nègre (Tale of Black Histories), from 1971 Martinique to 2017 UGA,” Emily Sahakian, assistant professor of French and Theatre

Gilbert Hall, Room 118

210 Herty Dr.
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, January 27, 2017
7:00 pm

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Gymnastics vs. Missouri

Athletics

Pink and green meet.

Stegeman Coliseum

100 Smith St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, January 28, 2017
9:00 am

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Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Conference

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Films, Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Women’s Resources

Georgia Law announces its first Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Conference. This event will bring together legal experts, psychologists and child advocacy leaders from across the country to discuss important issues related to child sexual abuse survivors and those professionals who assist them.

Hirsch Hall, Classroom A (120)

225 Herty Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, January 28, 2017
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Equestrian at Baylor

Athletics

Waco, TX Get directions
Sat, January 28, 2017
4:00 pm

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Men’s Basketball vs. Texas

Athletics

Stegeman Coliseum

100 Smith St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, January 28, 2017
6:00 pm

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Elegant Salute

Visual Arts

The Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art host this biennial black-tie gala featuring cocktails, music, dinner and dancing. Proceeds provide crucial support for exhibitions, outreach and year-round educational programming at the museum.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, January 28, 2017
9:00 pm

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Copacabana

Visual Arts

Enjoy dessert and dancing featuring DJ Mahogany at the after-party for Elegant Salute. Tropical attire encouraged.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, January 29, 2017
1:00 pm

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Class: Orchard Fruit Production/Pruning Session 1

Classes and Workshops, Recreation and Fitness

It is time to think about fruit production. Gareth Crosby will teach attendees the best ways to expand fruit production in orchards.

State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Visitor Center, Classroom 2

2450 South Milledge Ave.
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, January 29, 2017
3:00 pm

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Women’s Basketball at Ole Miss

Athletics

Women's Basketball at Ole Miss

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Mon, January 30, 2017
9:05 am

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Class: Intro to Consumer Journalism

Classes and Workshops

The Intro to Consumer Journalism open class led by Marianna Standish is an opportunity to learn about earning a degree in Consumer Journalism and its various career opportunities.

Dawson Hall, Room 312

305 Sanford Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, January 30, 2017
1:30 pm

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Workshop: Promoting Active Learning Using eLC

Classes and Workshops, Free Events

In this workshop, participants will explore an eLC course including a checklist, self-enrollment groups, single-user groups, discussions, and quizzes. As a group, participants will select several of these tools to learn step-by-step. 

Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Room 372

48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, January 30, 2017
8:00 pm

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Concert: Vocalosity

Performing Arts

Vocalosity is the high-energy live concert event from the creative mind of artistic producer Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect) that takes a cappella to a whole new level.

Performing Arts Center, Hodgson Concert Hall

230 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
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