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Mon, September 25, 2017
8:00 am

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Symposium: Parsing the Microbiome

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums

Join the UGA Institute of Bioinformatics in "Parsing the Microbiome" as its bi-annual symposium focuses on the microbiome, a collective term for the multitude of microbial communities that form critical components of biological systems important in human health, agriculture, and the environment.

Georgia Center for Continuing Education

1197 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, September 25, 2017
12:00 pm

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33rd Annual Education Abroad Fair

Exhibitions, Free Events

This is Education Abroad’s premier outreach event to connect with students and future participants in international programs. Explore options to study, intern, volunteer, work and research abroad.

Tate Student Center, Grand Hall

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, September 25, 2017
12:00 pm

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Fall Education Abroad Fair

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Free Events

The 33rd annual Education Abroad Fair will feature nearly 100 exhibitors showcasing programs led by UGA faculty or at UGA international residential centers, as well as programs run through international partner universities and other providers. Dedicated sessions allow students to get an overview of study abroad opportunities at UGA, and a dedicated group of students who have already studied abroad — known as education abroad peer advisers — will also be on hand to answer students’ questions.

Tate Student Center, Grand Hall

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, September 25, 2017
4:00 pm

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ServeUGA: Senior Home Assistance and Repair

Service / Volunteer Opportunities, Free Events

Join ServeUGA this semester for volunteering opportunities with Senior Home Assistance And Repair (SHAARE), which assists low-income senior and elderly citizen homeowners with needs such as repairs, improvements, and yard work.

Tate Student Center, Center for Leadership and Service

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, September 25, 2017
6:30 pm

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Class: Fundamentals of Photography

Classes and Workshops

Participants will learn about lighting, composition, lenses, portraiture basics, creative uses of shutter and aperture, and more.

Georgia Center for Continuing Education

1197 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Mon, September 25, 2017
6:30 pm

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Film Screening and Discussion: “Released”

Films, Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

"Released: When Does the Sentence End?" is a 45 minute documentary that examines how people released from prison continue to pay for the mistakes of their past while still holding out hope for the future. The screening will be followed by a discussion with some of the people in the film and members of UGA faculty. Sponsored by the Center for Social Justice, Human and Civil Rights and the Davenport-Benham chapter of the Black Law Students Association.

Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, Room 271

300 South Hull Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
11:00 am

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33rd Annual Education Abroad Fair

Exhibitions, Free Events

This is Education Abroad’s premier outreach event to connect with students and future participants in international programs. Explore options to study, intern, volunteer, work and research abroad.

Tate Student Center, Grand Hall

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
11:00 am

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Discovery Showcase: UGA Majors Fair

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Free Events

UGA offers 136 majors, 94 minors and 97 certificates, and now more than 100 Double Dawgs degree programs. Students have endless opportunities to maximize their undergraduate experience. Explore options and discover a path to success. This is rescheduled from Sept. 12.

Tate Student Center, Third floor atrium and concourse

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
11:00 am

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Fall Education Abroad Fair

Conferences, Fairs and Symposiums, Free Events

The 33rd annual Education Abroad Fair will feature nearly 100 exhibitors showcasing programs led by UGA faculty or at UGA international residential centers, as well as programs run through international partner universities and other providers. Dedicated sessions allow students to get an overview of study abroad opportunities at UGA, and a dedicated group of students who have already studied abroad — known as education abroad peer advisers — will also be on hand to answer students’ questions.

Tate Student Center, Grand Hall

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
1:00 pm

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ServeUGA: Project Safe

Service / Volunteer Opportunities, Free Events

Join ServeUGA this semester for volunteering opportunities with Project Safe, which works to end domestic violence through intervention, support services, advocacy and education. Volunteers will mostly likely be working at the Project Safe Thrift Shop, which supports programs and services for victims of domestic violence and their children.

Tate Student Center, Center for Leadership and Service

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
2:00 pm

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Tuesday Tour at Two

Tours, Free Events

Guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Participants should meet in the rotunda of on the second floor of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, Meet in Rotunda

300 South Hull Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
3:00 pm

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Embracing Diversity

Receptions and Recognitions, Free Events

Embracing Diversity is an annual kick-off event to celebrate the value of diversity and inclusion. At this event, the UGA faculty and staff graduates of the Certificate in Diversity and Inclusion are recognized, as well as the recipients of the Diversity Scholarship and UGA Black Alumni Scholarships.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
3:30 pm

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Ecology Seminar

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

"Effective and Evolutionarily Robust Antibiotics," Sam Brown, associate professor of biological sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology. A reception follows the seminar at 4:30 p.m. in the lobby, hosted by Andrew Park.

Ecology Building, Auditorium

140 East Green Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
4:00 pm

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German Election Roundtable

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

With Chancellor Angela Merkel up for a fourth term amid challenges from the Social Democrats and the populist Alternative for Germany, the election of Sept. 24 holds the potential to reshape German politics. The Transnational European Studies program, the Germanic and Slavic Studies department and SPIA present this roundtable discussion of the elections in Germany and Europe, 2016-17. Speakers include Alex Sager (Germanic and Slavic Studies), Markus Crepaz (SPIA), Cas Mudde (SPIA) and Jan Uelzmann (Georgia Tech). Refreshments will follow the event.

Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Room 268

48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Tue, September 26, 2017
8:00 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
11:00 am

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Research Seminar Series: Dr. Andrew Mesecar

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

"Ubiquitin Specific Proteases (USPs) as Emerging Therapeutic Targets," Dr. Andrew Mesecar.

Pharmacy South, Room 201

240 W. Green St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
1:30 pm

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Women’s Leadership Panel

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Women’s Resources, Free Events

Hear from top female advertising and PR industry executives about the challenges and successes along the path to leadership in their respective companies. Moderated by Grady College professor Karen King.

Journalism Building, Peyton Anderson Forum, across from the Dean's…

120 Hooper Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
1:35 pm

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Conservation Seminar

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

“Trans-boundary Conservation of Migratory Species: The Monarch Butterfly as a Case Study,” Sonia Altizer, UGA Athletic Association Professor of Ecology.

Ecology Building, Auditorium

140 East Green Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
2:00 pm

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Tour at Two: “Modern Masters from the Giuliano Ceseri Collection”

Tours, Visual Arts, Free Events

Join docents for a tour of the exhibition.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
3:30 pm

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University Council Meeting

Meetings

The first meeting of the University Council for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Tate Student Center, Tate Theatre

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Wed, September 27, 2017
8:00 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, September 28, 2017
9:30 am

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Nature Ramble

Literary Arts, Recreation and Fitness, Free Events

Join Nature Ramblers and learn more about the natural areas, flora and fauna of the Garden. Sessions start with an inspirational reading by a nature writer. This is a ramble not a hike; the group will stop to view interesting plants, insects, butterflies, mushrooms, etc., along the way.

State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Meet at Shade Garden Arbor

2450 South Milledge Ave.
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, September 28, 2017
6:30 pm

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Studio Workshop: Drawing

Classes and Workshops, Visual Arts

Join Athens-based artist and educator Brian Hitselberger for a four-part series of drawing courses that serves as an introduction to techniques and materials. Both enthusiastic beginners and more seasoned practitioners are welcome. Topics to be covered include contour, value, simplification and detail, drawing on-the-fly and more focused, detailed methods of mark-making. All sessions will use the museum's collection as source material, including its archives and many works not regularly on display. Participants will be introduced to brush and ink washes, ink pen, colored pencil and hard and soft graphite. The cost of the course is a $15 materials fee, which will cover all necessary supplies for the four sessions (Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28). Space is limited; call 706-542-8863 or email callan@uga.edu to register.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, September 28, 2017
8:00 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Thu, September 28, 2017
8:00 pm

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Sing ‘n Strings (Circle Singing)

Meetings, Performing Arts, Free Events

Sing from a songbook with 1,200 songs and chords, including Bob Dylan, the Beatles, James Taylor, Simon and Garfunkel and more. All are welcome to sing or bring instruments.

Tate Student Center, Room 352

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, September 29, 2017
10:10 am

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TLSS: Dan Cathy

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Free Events

The Terry Leadership Speaker Series (TLSS) presented by the Institute for Leadership Advancement brings well-known leaders from a variety of organizations to share their unique leadership styles and experiences with students. Dan T. Cathy is chairman and chief executive officer of Chick-fil-A, Inc. and is a member of the company's board of directors and executive committee.

Chapel

109 Herty Field
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, September 29, 2017
12:20 pm

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Women’s Studies Friday Speaker Series Lecture

Lectures, Readings and Discussions, Women’s Resources, Free Events

"Feeding Hunger, Reducing Waste: Reflections on Women's Studies, Civic Engagement, and Telos in Teaching/Learning about Food," Cecilia Herles, Women's Studies.

Zell B. Miller Learning Center, Room 213

48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Fri, September 29, 2017
8:00 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, September 30, 2017
10:00 am

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ServeUGA: Hands On Athens

Service / Volunteer Opportunities, Free Events

Join ServeUGA this semester for volunteering opportunities with Hands on Athens, which works to repair and revitalize historic Athens homes of low-income residents.

Tate Student Center, Center for Leadership and Service

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, September 30, 2017
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Exhibition: Louise Blair Daura: A Virginian in Paris

Exhibitions, Visual Arts, Free Events

Louise Blair Daura: A Virginian in Paris is the first attempt by a museum to examine the work of Daura, who moved to Paris to study art and married her art teacher, Barcelona-born painter Pierre Daura.

Georgia Museum of Art

90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sat, September 30, 2017
8:00 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, October 1, 2017
2:30 pm

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The Last Witch

Performing Arts

Scotland, 1727. An eccentric widow’s refusal to deny charges of witchcraft sets her at odds with a new sheriff, threatening not only her life but that of her daughter. Performances run Sept. 22, 26-30 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 24 & Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre.

Fine Arts Building, Cellar Theatre

255 Baldwin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, October 1, 2017
3:00 pm

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Serve with Action Ministries!

Service / Volunteer Opportunities, Free Events

Join ServeUGA this semester for volunteering opportunities with Action Ministries, which mobilizes Clarke County communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education.

Tate Student Center, Center for Leadership and Service

45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, October 1, 2017
3:00 pm

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Concert: Russian Folk Instrument Orchestra

Performing Arts

The Russian Folk Instrument Orchestra features professional soloists and students from Moscow’s Gnessin Russian Academy of Music. This engaging pops concert includes an array of popular selections as well as traditional Russian folk music.

Performing Arts Center, Hodgson Concert Hall

230 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
Sun, October 1, 2017
6:00 pm

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Women’s Soccer vs. Florida

Athletics, Free Events

Turner Soccer Complex

2330 S Milledge Ave
Athens, GA Get directions
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