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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.

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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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