First Year Odyssey

Events

Experience

Concerts, lectures, undergraduate research, service-learning, films and more give you opportunities to enhance your learning experience.

Students enrolled in First-Year Odyssey seminars are required to attend at least three campus events during the semester.

Calendar of Upcoming Events

International Coffee Hour

Fri. January 15, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Sexual Health Workshop

Wed. January 20, 2021, 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM - Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIvdu-grD8pHNHKP-itN-R5xlUPXMVU--I0
During this workshop, the Safer Sex Ambassadors will provide an overview of sexually transmitted infections. Through interactive discussions, participants will learn about reducing risk behaviors, condom use, and testing resources. Students are welcome to ask questions and share what they've learned.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIvdu-grD8pHNHKP-itN-R5xlUPXMVU--I0
Event type: Discussion    Host: Health Promotion - University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

The Hargrett Hours - Virtual Panel Discussion

Thu. January 21, 2021, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Virtual
Join the Hargrett Rare Book & Manuscript Library for a virtual panel discussion on the new exhibit, The Hargrett Hours: Exploring Medieval Manuscripts. In 2016, Dr. Cynthia Turner Camp, associate professor of English, launched a multi-year, multi-course exercise centered around the medieval manuscripts held by the Hargrett Library. The panel discussion on Facebook Live will feature Dr. Camp, exhibit curator Georgia Early, and former Hargrett Hours students, Katherine Haire and Ty Stewart.
Event type: Discussion    Host: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library
More information: Jan Hebbard, 706-583-0213, jhebbard@uga.edu, www.facebook.com/UGASpecialCollections

Virtual Group Fitness Sampler

Thu. January 21, 2021, 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM - Virtual: Zoom
Join Rec Sports for a virtual fitness experience. Try three of the most popular group fitness classes (Hip Hop/Athletic Conditioning/Yogalates) virtually for 15 minutes each. Pre-registration is required, and a Zoom link will be provided prior to the start of the event.
Reservation information: https://shop.recsports.uga.edu/Program/GetProducts?classification=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000026002
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamson@uga.edu

International Coffee Hour - Chinese Student and Scholar Association

Fri. January 22, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 am until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Lunchtime Time Machine: How Did Pigs Mess with the Middle Ages?

Tue. January 26, 2021, 12:45 PM - 01:45 PM - 101 LeConte Hall
This installment of the Department of History's undergraduate lecture series presents Dr. Jamie Kreiner, associate professor and Department Head. Kreiner researches and teaches the history of Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages. Her new book examines pigs as both objects and subjects to measure the impact that this species had on early medieval culture and to highlight the surprising ways that early medieval societies handled their lived environments.
This event is limited to 19 students
Reservation information: Reservations required - email the History Main Office - Cilla71@uga.edu
Event type: Discussion    Host: History Department
More information: Cilla Cartwright, 706-542-2053, plantlady71@gmail.com, //hist.franklin.uga.edu/events/content/2021

Virtual Career Fair Prep (Arch Ready)

Tue. January 26, 2021, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM - Virtual
The Spring Career and Internship Fair will be virtual! Attend this Arch Ready so you can prepare to interact with employers and learn about their opportunities in a new virtual capacity.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/eve9834
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/eve9834

Pop-Up Fitness: Athletic Conditioning

Thu. January 28, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Reed Quad
Join Rec Sports for a free outdoor, socially-distanced fitness class. Athletic Conditioning combines athletic movements and high intensity interval training to ensure participants are getting the best burn for their buck.
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamosn@uga.edu

BeYou Body Image Workshop

Thu. January 28, 2021, 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM - Zoom
The mission of BeYou is to promote skills for strengthening body image and to empower college students at UGA. Join our peer educators for conversation and activities about body image, self-esteem, and the media. If you are looking to get more involved on campus and meet other empowered college students, come to our session and learn more about us!
Reservation information: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6632014
Event type: Discussion    Host: BeYou Peer Educators
More information: Molly Dunn, 7065428690, mdunn@uhs.uga.edu, //www.uhs.uga.edu/studentgroups/get-involved

International Coffee Hour - Nepalese Student Association

Fri. January 29, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 am until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. January 29, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"Recent Works for Microtonal Saxophones" presented by Emily Koh (School of Music)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

February Nutrition Workshop Series: Getting Started with Nutrition

Mon. February 1, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Zoom
Want to eat better, but not sure where to start? This program will start you off with all that you need to know about a healthy eating pattern, making nutritious food choices, and provide you with plenty of easy meal and snack ideas. This workshop will be led by the Peer Nutrition Educators.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6648185
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

International Coffee Hour - African Student Union

Fri. February 5, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 am until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. February 5, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:10 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"Islam, Slavery, and the Russians: Josefa Amar’s Construction of European Women’s Authority in Enlightenment Spain" presented by Dr. Dana Bultman (Spanish, Romance Languages, University of Georgia)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

Ask Us Anything: Career Center Edition

Mon. February 8, 2021, 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Virtual
Is the UGA Career Center a new resource for you? Attend this informal and fun workshop to learn more about our team and how we can help you feel more confident about your professional goals. In this workshop, you will: • Receive a brief overview of UGA Career Center Services • Meet several members of the UGA Career Center Team • Have an opportunity to ask questions • Learn about upcoming events and how you can stay connected with the UGA Career Center
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642605
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642605

February Nutrition Workshop Series: Meal Prep

Mon. February 8, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Zoom
Participants in this hour-long workshop will learn the ins and outs of meal prep, including simple strategies to save time and money while enjoying nutritious, satisfying meals.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6648185
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Intern For A Day - Information Session #1

Wed. February 10, 2021, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Virtual - Zoom - RSVP in Handshake at www.career.uga.edu for meeting details.
Why participate in Intern For A Day? Because experience matters! The Career Center partners with employers in Atlanta and Athens to provide a job shadow opportunity to match your career interests. Students who participate are able to build their resume, explore a career, and network with professionals. This event is 1st and 2nd year friendly.
Reservation information: RSVP on Handshake in the Events area: www.career.uga.edu
Event type: Career Center    Host: Aaron Brown (UGA Career Center)
More information: Aaron Brown, agb@uga.edu, www.career.uga.edu

Explore Lab: Choosing a Major Workshop (Arch Ready)

Thu. February 11, 2021, 12:45 PM - 02:00 PM - Virtual
Explore Lab is a group workshop offered by the UGA Career Center to help first and second-year students navigate the process of choosing a major. This workshop includes group discussion, reflective questions, and an overview of campus resources to help students create an action plan and move forward in their major choice process. Students often leave Explore Lab with less anxiety about making the wrong decision and more excitement about exploring their options at UGA.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643280
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643280

International Coffee Hour - Multicultural Services and Programs

Fri. February 12, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 am until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. February 12, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"Open Digital Initiatives at UGA Press" presented by Lisa Bayer and Melissa Gamble (UGA Press)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

February Nutrition Workshop Series: Intro to Intuitive Eating

Mon. February 15, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Zoom
Heard of Intuitive Eating, but not sure what it means or where to start? Join our University Health Center Registered Dietitian Nutritionists to learn about the 10 principles of Intuitive Eating and how to put the principles into action.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6648185
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Women's Health

Thu. February 18, 2021, 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM - Zoom
After attending Zoom lectures all day, we are switching things up! Join the Safer Sex Ambassadors for a sex-positive conversation on women's health. The purpose of this PowerPoint-free discussion is to cultivate a safe and supportive space for participants to share, learn, and discuss without judgement. Students of all identities and experiences are invited to participate. Info on campus and community resources will also be provided.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEpceChrzIpHdFCmGZdnGvm_IzSZLlKgaRP
Event type: Discussion    Host: University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

International Coffee Hour - Caribbean Student Association

Fri. February 19, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 am until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. February 19, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"Play Like a Feminist: Why Feminism Needs Video Games (and vice-versa)" presented by Dr. Shira Chess (Entertainment & Media Studies)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

February Nutrition Workshop Series: Brain Food

Mon. February 22, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
Participants in this virtual workshop will explore the connections between food, mood, and mental wellness, and discuss strategies to use nutrition to support mental wellness.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6648185
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Sexual Health Workshop

Tue. February 23, 2021, 07:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcsce-qqD4jHtd7k1u5Kg7pTpcbqxTOYJgi
During this workshop, the Safer Sex Ambassadors will provide an overview of birth control methods. Through interactive discussions, participants will learn about different birth control options, condom use, and campus resources. Students are welcome to ask questions and share what they've learned.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcsce-qqD4jHtd7k1u5Kg7pTpcbqxTOYJgi
Event type: Discussion    Host: Health Promotion - University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

Let's Talk Bodies - Spoken Word Poetry Event

Wed. February 24, 2021, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM - Virtual - Register here: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666237
Our culture has a complicated relationship with food, exercise, and body image. Join our third annual spoken word event for an exploration of the impact of body image, eating disorders, and disordered eating on our UGA community members and spread hope that healing is possible and support is available. Would you like to submit an original song, poem or short story? Submit here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LUFCilWDLRhRxW8CM0lHopdPqLZvGk7VvLGITPgpPzE/viewform?edit_requested=true
This event is limited to 50 students
Reservation information: To access the Zoom link, sign up on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666237
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center
More information: Staci Belcher, 706-542-8690, sbelcher@uhs.uga.edu, //uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666237

Pop-Up Fitness: Hip Hop Dance

Thu. February 25, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Myers Quad
Join Rec Sports for a free outdoor, socially-distanced fitness class. Hip Hop Dance is a high energy fitness class that infuses the street dancing styles of breaking, popping, and locking.
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamson@uga.edu

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. February 26, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"What Can I Do With a Major in Women's Studies?" presented by the UGA Career Center
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

March Nutrition Workshop Series: Nutrition Chat with Campus Dietitians

Mon. March 1, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
If you’ve got questions about nutrition, we’ve got answers. Join campus dietitians for an opportunity to chat and ask questions about current nutrition topics. This program is intended to provide general nutrition information and is not intended to provide individual nutrition counseling or medical advice.
This event is limited to 20 students
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666091
Event type: Discussion    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Birth Control and Sexually Transmitted Infections

Wed. March 3, 2021, 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Zoom
After attending Zoom lectures all day, we are switching things up! Join the Safer Sex Ambassadors for a sex-positive conversation on birth control and sexually transmitted infections. The purpose of this PowerPoint-free discussion is to cultivate a safe and supportive space for participants to share, learn, and discuss without judgement. Students of all identities and experiences are invited to participate. Info on campus and community resources will also be provided.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwldeCppjsiE9ZwdicHz4TeKnLdg32xp0iP
Event type: Discussion    Host: University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

International Coffee Hour - Korean Undergraduate Student Association

Fri. March 5, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Ask Us Anything: Career Center Edition

Mon. March 8, 2021, 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Virtual
Is the UGA Career Center a new resource for you? Attend this informal and fun workshop to learn more about our team and how we can help you feel more confident about your professional goals. In this workshop, you will: • Receive a brief overview of UGA Career Center Services • Meet several members of the UGA Career Center Team • Have an opportunity to ask questions • Learn about upcoming events and how you can stay connected with the UGA Career Center
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642635
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642635

March Nutrition Workshop Series: Meal Prep

Mon. March 8, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
Participants in this hour-long workshop will learn the ins and outs of meal prep, including simple strategies to save time and money while enjoying nutritious, satisfying meals.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666091
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Explore Lab: Choosing A Major Workshop (Arch Ready)

Wed. March 10, 2021, 03:00 PM - 04:15 PM - Virtual
Explore Lab is a group workshop offered by the UGA Career Center to help first and second-year students navigate the process of choosing a major. This workshop includes group discussion, reflective questions, and an overview of campus resources to help students create an action plan and move forward in their major choice process. Students often leave Explore Lab with less anxiety about making the wrong decision and more excitement about exploring their options at UGA.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643288
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643288

How to Develop Resume-Building Experiences (Arch Ready)

Wed. March 10, 2021, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Virtual
Have you ever looked at your resume and wondered, “What can I do to make improvements?” If so, this workshop is for you. Come to this event to hear from several UGA on-campus offices about how you can get involved and build your resume while engaging in something related to your interests.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642288
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642288

March Nutrition Workshop Series: Getting Started with Nutrition

Mon. March 15, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
Want to eat better, but not sure where to start? This program will start you off with all that you need to know about a healthy eating pattern, making nutritious food choices, and provide you with plenty of easy meal and snack ideas. This workshop will be led by the Peer Nutrition Educators.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666091
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

BeYou Body Image Workshop

Wed. March 17, 2021, 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM - Zoom
The mission of BeYou is to promote skills for strengthening body image and to empower college students at UGA. Join our peer educators for conversation and activities about body image, self-esteem, and the media. If you are looking to get more involved on campus and meet other empowered college students, come to our session and learn more about us!
Reservation information: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6632016
Event type: Discussion    Host: BeYou Peer Educators
More information: Molly Dunn, 7065428690, mdunn@uhs.uga.edu, //www.uhs.uga.edu/studentgroups/get-involved

Be More Than Your Major (Arch Ready)

Thu. March 18, 2021, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Virtual
You might believe your choice of college major is going to determine your entire career path or restrict you to a small subset of careers. Come to this program to learn why your college major doesn’t matter as much as you think and to identify what skills employers are really seeking in recent college graduates.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642295
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642295

International Coffee Hour - LGBT Resource Center

Fri. March 19, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. March 19, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"I Got All My Sisters With Me (on Black Twitter): Second Screening of How to Get Away With Murder as a Technocultural Discourse on Black Womanhood” presented by Dr. Vanessa Gonlin (Sociology)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

March Nutrition Workshop Series: Getting a Taste of Plant-Based

Mon. March 22, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
Calling all vegetarians, vegans, or those interested in a plant-based diet. Learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet and get tips for stocking your kitchen and preparing delicious meals.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666091
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Pop-Up Fitness: Pilates

Thu. March 25, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Coca-Cola Plaza (Business Learning Community)
Join Rec Sports for a free outdoor, socially-distanced fitness class. Pilates incorporates body-weight strength training focused on slow, controlled movements and flexibility so participants leave feeling both taxed and relaxed. Please bring your own mat or towel.
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamson@uga.edu

Sexual Health Workshop

Thu. March 25, 2021, 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM - Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvc-ispj8uHNTXiWgcluKDaRHPjSlKvb3P
During this workshop, the Safer Sex Ambassadors will provide an overview of birth control. Through interactive discussions, participants will learn about different contraception options, condom use, and campus resources. Students are welcome to ask questions and share what they've learned.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvc-ispj8uHNTXiWgcluKDaRHPjSlKvb3P
Event type: Discussion    Host: Health Promotion - University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

International Coffee Hour- Multicultural Services and Programs

Fri. March 26, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. March 26, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:10 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
"The Nomadic Female Subject And Erotic Autonomy: Sexual Citizenship In Marilene Felinto’s The Women Of Tijucopapo" presented by Timeko McFadden (Spanish, Romance Languages, Women's Studies)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

March Nutrition Workshop Series: Nutrition and Sustainability

Mon. March 29, 2021, 05:00 PM - Zoom
Participants in this program will explore the link between diet and sustainability and learn more about simple steps to promote sustainability while making nutritious food choices.
Reservation information: Register on the Involvement Network: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6666091
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center, Department of Health Promotion
More information: Beth Kindamo, 706-542-8690, ekindamo@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu

Women's Studies Spring 2021 Virtual Friday Speaker Series

Fri. April 2, 2021, 12:40 PM - 01:30 PM - Via Zoom, Contact TLHAT@uga.edu for link
“Identity Erasure and the Return to Origins in Brazilian Indigenous Writer Julie Dorrico’s I am Macuxi and Other Stories” presented by Dr. Cecilia Rodrigues (Portuguese, Romance Languages)
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2021/spring-202

Ask Us Anything: Career Center Edition

Tue. April 6, 2021, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Virtual
Is the UGA Career Center a new resource for you? Attend this informal and fun workshop to learn more about our team and how we can help you feel more confident about your professional goals. In this workshop, you will: • Receive a brief overview of UGA Career Center Services • Meet several members of the UGA Career Center Team • Have an opportunity to ask questions • Learn about upcoming events and how you can stay connected with the UGA Career Center
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642637
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642637

Explore Lab: Choosing A Major Workshop (Arch Ready)

Wed. April 7, 2021, 02:30 PM - 03:45 PM - Virtual
Explore Lab is a group workshop offered by the UGA Career Center to help first and second-year students navigate the process of choosing a major. This workshop includes group discussion, reflective questions, and an overview of campus resources to help students create an action plan and move forward in their major choice process. Students often leave Explore Lab with less anxiety about making the wrong decision and more excitement about exploring their options at UGA.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643294
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643294

International Coffee Hour - Bangladeshi Student Association

Fri. April 9, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

BeYou Body Image Workshop

Mon. April 12, 2021, 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM - Zoom
The mission of BeYou is to promote skills for strengthening body image and to empower college students at UGA. Join our peer educators for conversation and activities about body image, self-esteem, and the media. If you are looking to get more involved on campus and meet other empowered college students, come to our session and learn more about us!
Reservation information: https://uga.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6632017
Event type: Discussion    Host: BeYou Peer Educators
More information: Molly Dunn, 7065428690, mdunn@uhs.uga.edu, //www.uhs.uga.edu/studentgroups/get-involved

You Majored in What? Alumni Panel (Arch Ready)

Tue. April 13, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM - Virutal
Translating the major you love to a career can be a challenge. You may not know how to answer questions like, “What will you do with that major?” or “Why are you majoring in that?” At this event, a panel of UGA alumni will join us to share information about their careers and how they got there after completing a degree from UGA. They are here to offer practical advice to help you answer the questions above, as well as take steps toward identifying possibilities for your future career.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642314
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/642314

Sexual Health Workshop

Thu. April 15, 2021, 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM - Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsc-CgpzIiG9cAzCV2S_pp7rfNOJunB5Qz
During this workshop, the Safer Sex Ambassadors will provide an overview of sexually transmitted infections. Through interactive discussions, participants will learn about reducing risk behaviors, condom use, and testing resources. Students are welcome to ask questions and share what they've learned.
Reservation information: Register on Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsc-CgpzIiG9cAzCV2S_pp7rfNOJunB5Qz
Event type: Discussion    Host: Health Promotion - University Health Center
More information: Camilla Herndon, 706-542-8690, CHERNDON@UHS.UGA.EDU

Explore Lab: Choosing A Major Workshop (Arch Ready)

Mon. April 19, 2021, 01:45 PM - 03:00 PM - Virtual
Explore Lab is a group workshop offered by the UGA Career Center to help first and second-year students navigate the process of choosing a major. This workshop includes group discussion, reflective questions, and an overview of campus resources to help students create an action plan and move forward in their major choice process. Students often leave Explore Lab with less anxiety about making the wrong decision and more excitement about exploring their options at UGA.
Reservation information: https://uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643299
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, 706-542-3375, maggieob@uga.edu, //uga.joinhandshake.com/events/643299

Pop-Up Fitness: Stretch & Flow

Thu. April 22, 2021, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - North Campus Quad
Join Rec Sports for a free outdoor, socially-distanced fitness class. Refine and master breathing techniques and a wide variety of essential yoga poses and stretches. The sequence of movements will help stretch, unwind, and de-stress participants' minds and bodies. Please being your own mat or towel.
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamson@uga.edu

International Coffee Hour- Arab Cultural Association

Fri. April 23, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

International Coffee Hour - Indian Student Association

Fri. April 30, 2021, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Zoom
Coffee Hour at the University of Georgia is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and conversation. Excluding scheduled University breaks, this event occurs every Friday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Zoom. Hosted each week by our International Student Organizations and campus departments, the UGA Coffee Hour is one of the longest running programs of its kind in the United States.
Reservation information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-2ppjIpHtLF4vUr5ikxulkpdeuzc-0w
Event type: Culture    Host: International Student Life
More information: Gabriel Mendez, isl@uga.edu, //isl.uga.edu/international-coffee-hour/

Take a Break by the Lake

Tue. May 4, 2021, 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM - Lake Herrick Pavilion
Join Rec Sports for a little Reading Day relaxation at Lake Herrick. Instructors will lead participants through a free outdoor, socially-distanced yoga class to help de-stress and focus for finals. Please bring a mat or towel.
Event type: Health/Fitness/Well-being    Host: Recreational Sports
More information: Lisa Williamson, 706-542-8023, lisawilliamson@uga.edu

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