Events

Thursday, November 19

2020 Spotlight on the Arts

The University of Georgia has a long-standing commitment to world-class arts programming. The Spotlight on the Arts festival, now in its ninth year, will be...

Virtual Event
Exhibition: Carl Holty: Romantic Modernist

Throughout a career spanning more than five decades, the artist Carl Holty investigated the evolving language of 20th-century modernist movements. He...

Exhibition: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection

Japan has had a thriving ceramic culture for over 15,000 years, often focused on utilitarian (or practical) objects. In 1948, the avant-garde ceramic group...

Exhibition: Modernism Foretold: The Nadler Collection of Late Antique Art from Egypt

This extraordinary assembly of objects dating from the 3rd to the 8th century CE belongs to Emanuel and Anna Nadler of New York City and Palm Beach. The...

Exhibition: Power and Piety in 17th-Century Spanish Art

This exhibition is part of a continued collaboration between the Georgia Museum of Art and Bob Jones University Museum and Gallery in Greenville, South...

Exhibition: Pylon: Tourists in Rock n' Roll

In 1979, Randall Bewley, Curtis Crowe, Vanessa Briscoe Hay, and Michael Lachowski formed the band Pylon in Athens, Georgia. All connected to the local art...

Exhibition: Sarah Cameron Sunde: 36.5/A Durational Performance with the Sea

“36.5 /A Durational Performance with the Sea” is a series of nine site-specific participatory performances and video works by the interdisciplinary artist...

Exhibition: The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design

This exhibition, organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville and the Thomas H. and Diane DeMell Jacobsen Ph.D. Foundation, presents a survey of...

Exhibition: The Seated Child: Early Children’s Chairs from Georgia Collections

This exhibition will present about two dozen children’s chairs as well as a doll’s chair and adult chairs for comparison of scale and style. Not all of these...

Experiencing Cortona: Celebrating 50 Years of UGA Study Abroad

In 1969, professor Jack Kehoe journeyed to Italy to create a unique opportunity for University of Georgia students. He found the ideal site for an...

Livestream of Sarah Cameron Sunde’s “36.5 / A Durational Performance with the Sea” (Bangladesh)

In conjunction with the exhibition “Sarah Cameron Sunde: 36.5 / A Durational Performance with the Sea,” the museum will offer visitors exclusive virtual...

12am
Virtual Event
Capturing Science Contest

Guidelines: Convey a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) concept to a broader audience using any medium of your choice. Deadline: 5...

7am
Virtual Event
Terry Third Thursday: Elie Maalouf, CEO, IHG of the Americas

Terry Third Thursday is a breakfast speaker series for the Atlanta business community that features influential speakers, as well as special guests from the...

Exhibition: The Strategies of Suffrage: Mobilizing a Nation for Women's Rights

In 1848, more than 300 attendees gathered in Seneca Falls, New York to discuss women’s rights. In the decades that followed, suffragists gathered, discussed,...

Homecoming Paw Prowl Scavenger Hunt

The UGA Paw Prowl scavenger hunt starts Monday, Nov. 16, at 8 a.m. and ends at 10 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20. Participants will be able to complete this...

8am
Virtual Event
Online Exhibition: Shelter Projects

In the spring of 2020 the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, in partnership with the Graduate School, the UGA Arts Council, the Franklin College of Arts...

8am
Virtual Event
Pop-Up Surveillance Testing #DawgsGetTested

Free, walk-in, asymptomatic-only testing for all UGA Community (faculty/staff/students only). Do not eat, drink, smoke, or chew gum 30 minutes prior to the...

University of Georgia Swimming & Diving vs Florida State, Georgia Tech

University of Georgia Swimming & Diving vs Florida State, Georgia Tech TV: SEC Network+ Streaming Video:...

Lecture and Concert: Nancy Felson and Live Canon Ensemble - "Old Victories, New Voices"

In the fifth century B.C., Pindar of Thebes wrote odes to celebrate the victories of great athletes at the pan-hellenic games. He celebrated their prowess by...

10am
Virtual Event
Type III-A CRISPR-Cas Mediated RNA Degradation and Plasmid Interference

Dissertation Defense Seminar by Walter Woodside. See departmental email for link and password.

UMatter: Upstander Intervention

UMatter is an upstander intervention program that engages participants in discussion to support a culture that values UGA Community members who care about...

11:30am
Virtual Event
COE Fall 2020 Graduates Gift Event

All Fall 2020 graduates invited to come celebrate their graduation by picking up a gift from the MFECOE! Come to Aderhold on November 19th from 12:00-5:00pm...

UGA Franklin/Gable Visiting Scholar Liza Black: "Picturing Indians: Native Americans in Film"

Please join the departments of history and anthropology and the Institute of Native American Studies to welcome Professor Liza Black of the Cherokee Nation...

CDI: Exploring Social Equity

UGA faculty/staff please visit pep.uga.edu to register for this elective course that counts towards the Certificate in Diversity & Inclusion.

1pm
Virtual Event
CRC Weeekly Meeting

The University Council ad hoc Covid Response Committee weekly meeting.

1pm
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Dissertation Defense: Collin Preston

Collin Preston, graduate research assistant, Interdisciplinary Toxicology Program. Title: Neuroadaptations in Ventral Hippocampus Synaptic Transmission...

1pm
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Introduction to Sponsored Projects

Ever wonder why you can buy something on one sponsored project, but not on another? Have you questioned why you can buy something using departmental funds,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Investigation of the Phenotypic Effects of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Proteins on Host Organelles

Dissertation Defense Seminar by Allyson Loy of the Starai Lab. See department email for link and password.

Water, Immersion, and Community in Sarah Cameron Sunde’s “Durational Performance with the Sea”: An Artist Talk and Panel Discussion

Interdisciplinary artist Sarah Cameron Sunde’s immersive video works investigate the human relationship with water, connecting her viewers with the natural...

1pm
Virtual Event
Let's Talk

Let’s Talk is a drop-in service hosted by CAPS clinicians that offers virtual, one-on-one, 10-15 minute, informal consultations with UHC CAPS...

2pm
Virtual Event
BeWellUGA

Join the health educators from the Health Promotion Department at the University Health Center for brief one-on-one conversations about well-being and stress...

2pm
Virtual Event
BeWellUGA

Take a break from your daily schedule and join the Fontaine Center as we discuss common types of essential oils, well-being areas they support, and...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Front Row: National

Artist Series: Gloria Chien, piano WATCH: Watch this performance for free on this page at any time during the broadcast window. (The video will appear at...

3pm
Virtual Event
Christine Fallon

"The effects of stream intermittency on minnow and darter trophic dynamics in an agricultural watershed," by Christine Fallon, M.S. candidate in...

3pm
Virtual Event
L.A. Theatre Works: The Rivalry

The Rivalry Academy Award nominees Paul Giamatti and David Strathairn star in Norman Corwin’s electrifying audio theatre dramatization of the history-making...

3pm
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Library at a Distance: The Basics Online

Join librarians to learn how to access and use services and resources while at a distance. Topics covered will include the library catalog (including...

3pm
Virtual Event
Adulting 101: Arch Ready Fall 2020

You're about to graduate and head out into life beyond the Arch. You've got the academic background and skills to lead you to great success in your next...

4pm
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Economics Seminar: Sergio Firpo, Insper Institute of Education and Research

The Department of Economics presents speaker Sergio Firpo from the Insper Institue of Education and Research.

4pm
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Terry Study Away Information Session

Learn about your options to study away with Terry College at our general information session. We'll cover study abroad, domestic field study, exchange, and...

4pm
Virtual Event
I'll Go First: 4-Week Series for First Generation College Students

First generation college students face unique challenges on a university campus that may not be experienced by their peers. I’ll Go First is a free, virtual,...

5pm
Virtual Event
QS World MBA Tour - East Coast Online

The QS Digital Connect MBA event is a unique opportunity to virtually meet with the Georgia MBA admissions representatives to learn more about the Full-Time...

5pm
Virtual Event
The Value of Mentorship: Developing Identity Based Relationships

Being able to relate to others based on shared identities is a great way to form strong and long-lasting relationships. Join the Black Male Leadership...

5pm
Virtual Event
Accounting 5001-Rivers

Night exam

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Third Thursday

Eight of Athens’ established venues for visual art hold Third Thursday, an event devoted to art in the evening hours, on the third Thursday of every month....

Thriving Thursdays

Join Rec Sports and University Housing for weekly free outdoor group fitness classes outside Brumby Beach. Social distancing and masks are strongly...

Court Family Feud

Survey says...tune in and watch the 2020 Homecoming Court compete in a UGA-themed “Family Feud” event. Information on the platform to view the event will be...

8pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 19