Master Calendar: Happenings and events at the University of Georgia


Construction advisory:  Rock blasting at Science Learning Center construction site (Ongoing)


When: November 24, 2014 - November 26, 2014.

Details: Additional rock blasting will be necessary this week at the construction site for the Science Learning Center. Blasts are anticipated at 4 p.m. Nov. 24, at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nov. 25, and at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nov. 26.

Advisory:  Rutherford Street open to traffic for Commencement (Ongoing)


When: December 19, 2014 - December 19, 2014.

Details: Despite the ongoing construction and renovation at Foley Field baseball stadium, both lanes of Rutherford Street adjacent to Foley Field will be opened to traffic on Friday, December 19 to accommodate traffic to and from Stegeman Coliseum for Commencement.

Advisory: eLearning Commons outage Dec. 27 - Jan. 2 (Ongoing)


When: December 27, 2014 - January 2, 2015.

Details: The UGA learning management system, eLearning Commons (eLC) will be unavailable during an upgrade from Saturday, Dec. 27 through 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2. This is to upgrade the system to a newer version of Desire2Learn, which powers eLC. For more information on the changes, see The upgraded eLC will become available at 5 p.m. Jan. 2. Classes for spring semester begin Monday, Jan. 5. Instructors are encouraged to plan accordingly.

Construction advisory:  Veterinary Medical Learning Center (Ongoing)


When: March 11, 2013 - January 31, 2015.

Details: Construction is nearing completion on the $75 million, 200,000 sq. ft. project on a 100-acre site on College Station Road at Barnett Shoals Road. The facility includes a Lameness Center, large lecture hall and instructional spaces for veterinary students, offices for clinical faculty and staff, and outdoor spaces for animals. A dedication ceremony is planned for February 13, 2015 at 2 p.m.

Construction advisory:  Foley Baseball Stadium renovations and adjacent road closures (Ongoing)


When: June 2, 2014 - January 31, 2015.

Details: Renovation of Foley Baseball Stadium will require road and sidewalk closures on adjacent Rutherford Street and Pinecrest Drive. One lane of East Rutherford Street will be open and the lane closest to the stadium will be closed through January 14, 2015. However, both lanes of Rutherford Street will be opened to traffic on Friday, December 19 in order to accommodate traffic for Commencement being held in Stegeman Coliseum. Sidewalks on both Rutherford and Pinecrest adjacent to the stadium will be closed throughout the construction period through January 2015.

Construction advisory:  Correll Hall (Ongoing)


When: December 19, 2013 - May 31, 2015.

Details: Construction is underway on the $35 million, 75,000 sq. ft. Correll Hall, the first phase of the Terry College Business Learning Community. The building will house graduate programs, college administration, classrooms and an innovation lab. The site is bounded by Lumpkin, Baxter and Hull Streets. Pedestrian and vehicular traffic disruptions may occur occasionally at the construction site entrances from both Hull and Lumpkin Streets.

Construction advisory: Science Learning Center (Ongoing)


When: August 26, 2014 - July 31, 2016.

Details: Construction is underway on the $44.7 million, 122,500 sq. ft. Science Learning Center from August 2014 through July 2016. The site is at the southwest corner of D. W. Brooks Mall, bounded by Carlton Street, Pharmacy South, and the McPhaul Center parking lot. The facility will encompass 33 instructional labs, two 280-seat lecture halls and two 72-seat classrooms.

Construction advisory: College Station Road - North Oconee River bridges replacement (Ongoing)


When: September 1, 2014 - October 31, 2016.

Details: The Georgia Department of Transportation is replacing the College Station Road bridges over the North Oconee River from September 2014 through October 2016, building new structures to include two lanes in each direction with bike lanes and sidewalks. A new bridge will be constructed north of the original bridges, and then through a series of traffic shifts, the existing bridges will be replaced. Two lanes will remain open in each direction during peak hours throughout the project. Lane closures are possible 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily and during overnight hours.