Master Calendar: Happenings and events at the University of Georgia

October 22, 2014

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October 22, 2014
9:00 am -

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Open Enrollment Info Session

Other

Faculty and staff benefits information for 2015 will be discussed.

Georgia Center for Continuing Education
1197 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
10:00 am -

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Ideas for Creative Exploration Conversation

Lectures, Readings and Discussions

UGA alumnus and Ideas for Creative Exploration Fellow John Michael Boling will talk about his diverse experiences as a media artist, associate director of Rhizome and leader of an Internet startup.

Lamar Dodd School of Art
270 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
12:30 pm -

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Law School Dean Candidate Presentation

Other

A presentation by Mark P. McKenna, a candidate for UGA Law School dean and currently professor and associate dean for faculty research and development in the University of Notre Dame Law School.

Dean Rusk Hall
225 Herty Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
1:25 pm -

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Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar

Lectures, Readings and Discussions

"The Longleaf Pine Ecosystem: Ecology and Restoration of the FIRE FOREST," Kay Kirkman, Joseph W. Jones Ecological Research Center.

Ecology Building
140 East Green Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
2:00 pm -

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Tour at Two

Tours, Visual Arts

"Aspects of Modernism: American Art of the 1920s and 1930s." Join Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, for a tour of the permanent collection.

Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
2:30 pm -

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Graduate Portfolio in Community Engagement Information Session

Meetings

The Graduate Portfolio in Community Engagement is a voluntary, non-credit recognition and professional development program for graduate and professional students in any field.

Office of Service-Learning Building
1242 1/2 S. Lumpkin St
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
3:15 pm -

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Georgia Educator Ethics Assessment Workshop

Classes and Workshops

As of Jan. 1, 2015, all teacher candidates will be required to take and pass the Georgia Educator Ethics Assessment. Members of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators will be here to provide tips on what teacher candidates need to know about the assessment and how it impacts them. This event is for College of Education students.

Aderhold Hall
110 Carlton Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
3:30 pm -

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Meeting: University Council—CANCELED

Meetings

This meeting was canceled due to a lack of agenda items.

Tate Student Center
45 Baxter St.
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
4:00 pm -

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McGill Lecture

Lectures, Readings and Discussions

Antonio Mora, the Peabody Award-winning host of Al Jazeera America's "Consider This," will present the next McGill Lecture.

Zell B. Miller Learning Center
48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
4:00 pm -

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Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic

Health

Walk-ins can receive a flu shot.

University Health Center
370 River Road
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
4:30 pm -

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Guest Lecture: Saša Poljanec-Borić

Lectures, Readings and Discussions

"Conservation, Rehabilitation, Gentrification: Current Problems of Designing Meaningful Spaces in Central and South Eastern Europe," Saša Poljanec-Borić, a Research Fellow at the Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Sciences in Zagreb, Croatia.

Jackson Street Building
285 S. Jackson St.
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
5:00 pm -

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Concha-Holmes Reception

Receptions and Recognitions

A reception with ecological anthropologist and filmmaker Amanda Concha-Holmes, who will be on campus as a Willson Center Short-Term Visiting Fellow. Part of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI)
290 S. Hull Street
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
6:00 pm -

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Internship Informational Session

Meetings

An informational session with the T. Howard Foundation. Participants will learn about paid internship opportunities with companies like CNN, Turner, ViaCom, HBO, ESPN, AMC Networks and other media companies. Shakira Smiler, an assistant manager of the internship program, will speak. Hosted by the The Professional Entertainment and Sports Association at Terry.

Sanford Hall
312 Herty Drive
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
6:30 pm -

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Documentary Screening: “Who Owns Water?”

Films

This event will serve as the Athens premiere for the documentary "Who Owns Water?," which follows two brothers as they paddle from the headwaters of the Chattahoochee and Flint rivers in Georgia all the way to the Apalachicola River and ultimately the Gulf of Mexico. Also the event will serve as the Athens launch party for the "Chattahoochee River Users Guide" by Joe Cook, released in August by the University of Georgia Press. Sponsored by the Environmental Ethics Certificate Program.

Ciné
234 W. Hancock Ave.
Athens, GA Get directions
October 22, 2014
7:00 pm -

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Science Cafe: Caree Cotwright

Health, Lectures, Readings and Discussions

"Food for Thought: Nutrition and Childhood Obesity Science Cafe," Caree Cotwright, an assistant professor of foods and nutrition in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. Co-sponsored by the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies and the Clarke County School District.

Chase Street Elementary School
757 N. Chase St.
Athens, GA Get directions