Master Calendar: Happenings and events at the University of Georgia

December 2014

Saturday, December 06, 2014
December 6, 2014
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Exhibition: “Not Ready to Make Nice”

Exhibitions, Visual Arts

"Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond" illuminates and contextualizes the important historical and ongoing work of the Guerrilla Girls, highly original, provocative and influential artists who champion feminism and social change. Through March 1.

Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA
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Saturday, December 13, 2014
December 13, 2014
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Exhibition: “A Year on the Hill”

Exhibitions, Visual Arts

"A Year on the Hill: Work by Jim Fiscus and Chris Bilheimer." Through March 18. The collaborative exhibition features large images. In addition to their scale, the individual prints are distinguished by various overlay treatments. All the work on this project took place on the Hill, a neighborhood in Athens, between the end of 2009 and fall 2010.

Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014
December 17, 2014
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Hanukkah

Holidays

Jewish religious observance.

Friday, December 19, 2014
December 19, 2014
9:30 am

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Fall 2014 Undergraduate Commencement

Official University Events

Roger Hunter, a UGA alumnus and associate director for programs at the NASA Ames Research Center, will deliver the university's undergraduate Commencement address.

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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December 19, 2014
12:00 pm

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Residence Halls Close For Winter Break

Other

All residence halls—except for Reed Hall, Payne Hall and East Campus Village—will close at noon. Halls will reopen Jan. 2 at 8 a.m.

December 19, 2014
12:00 pm

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Family and Consumer Sciences Fall Convocation

Receptions and Recognitions

The College of Family and Consumer Sciences Convocation Ceremony will last approximately one hour. Graduation candidates will receive an informational email six weeks prior to graduation. This event is free; however, tickets are required for family members and friends. Cap and gown are required for the ceremony.

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
230 River Road
Athens, GA
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December 19, 2014
2:30 pm

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Fall 2014 Graduate Commencement

Official University Events

The university's graduate Commencement will feature Gregory H. Robinson, the UGA Foundation Distinguished Professor of Chemistry.

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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Saturday, December 20, 2014
December 20, 2014
3:00 pm

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Performance: “The Nutcracker”

Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Generations of children and children-at-heart have treasured this perennial holiday favorite. Set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved music, the production features the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed by Moscow’s famous Bolshoi Ballet. Presented in cooperation with The Classic Center. Also to be performed Dec. 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 21 at 3 p.m.

The Classic Center
300 N. Thomas St.
Athens, GA
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December 20, 2014
4:00 pm

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Women’s Basketball vs. Furman

Athletics

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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December 20, 2014
7:00 pm

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Performance of Handel’s “Messiah”

Performing Arts

The Knights Chamber Orchestra from New York City, UGA’s Hodgson Singers and four professional soloists join forces under the direction of Daniel Bara for a rare complete performance of Handel’s masterpiece. Also to be performed Dec. 21 at 2 p.m.

Performing Arts Center
230 River Road
Athens, GA
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Sunday, December 21, 2014
December 21, 2014
6:00 pm

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Men’s Basketball vs. Seton Hall

Athletics

To be televised on ESPNU.

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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Monday, December 22, 2014
December 22, 2014
5:00 pm

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Fall Semester Grades Due

Upcoming Deadlines

Due by 5 p.m.

December 22, 2014
7:00 pm

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Women’s Basketball vs. Belmont

Athletics

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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Thursday, December 25, 2014
December 25, 2014
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Christmas

Holidays

December 25, 2014
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Christmas Holidays

Holidays

No classes; offices closed through Jan. 1. Offices reopen Jan. 2.

Friday, December 26, 2014
December 26, 2014
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Kwanzaa

Holidays

Saturday, December 27, 2014
December 27, 2014
6:00 pm

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Men’s Basketball vs. Mercer

Athletics

To be televised on SECN.

Stegeman Coliseum
100 Smith St.
Athens, GA
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Sunday, December 28, 2014
December 28, 2014
2:00 pm

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Women’s Basketball at Seton Hall

Athletics

South Orange, NJ
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Tuesday, December 30, 2014
December 30, 2014
6:30 pm

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Football vs. Louisville in Belk Bowl

Athletics

To be televised by ESPN.

Bank of America Stadium
Charlotte , NC
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Wednesday, December 31, 2014
December 31, 2014
4:00 pm

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Men’s Basketball at Kansas State

Athletics

To be televised on ESPNU.

Manhattan, KS
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