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

Family Day: One Heart, One Way

Sat. August 18, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join us for gallery activities and to make your own full dress helmet inspired by those worn by Her Majesty’s Horse Guards in 19th-century Russia. This free, drop-in program will focus on the exhibition “One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection” and includes works of art from Russian Prince Alexander’s art collection.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Strategies for Success in Math

Tue. August 21, 2018, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #124
Students will learn techniques and strategies to become more successful math students and to increase their understanding and confidence in math.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Wed. August 22, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
A tour of highlights from the permanent collection led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Managing Time, Priorities, and Procrastination

Thu. August 23, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Time flies, but that’s no reason for you to go through each day simply “winging it.” Through conscientious use of time and common sense planning, you can make the most of your day and avoid procrastination. This presentation provides insights on organizing your coursework and effectively managing your time and priorities.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Lecture: Dr. Asen Kirin

Thu. August 23, 2018, 05:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join us for a lecture by Parker Curator of Russian Art Asen Kirin, in conjunction with the exhibition "One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection."
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Experiential Learning, EnGAge, and Meeting your Experiential Learning Requirement

Mon. August 27, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 214
Please join us for a soda and slice and have all of your Experiential Learning (EL) questions answered. The Office of University Experiential Learning will provide information and answers to your EL questions. This session will educate you on the EL requirement, how it can be met, EL scholarships, using EnGAge to maximize your EL transcript, and show you how to find courses and non-credit activities to meet your EL requirement. Bring your laptop or iPad. EL information is just a click away!
Event type: Information Session    Host: The Office of University Experiential Learning
More information: Karen Saunders, 706-542-1716, ksaunders@uga.edu, el.ugaedu

Managing Time, Priorities, and Procrastination

Tue. August 28, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
Time flies, but that’s no reason for you to go through each day simply “winging it.” Through conscientious use of time and common sense planning, you can make the most of your day and avoid procrastination. This presentation provides insights on organizing your coursework and effectively managing your time and priorities.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: Shawnya Harris

Wed. August 29, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Shawnya Harris, Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art, for a tour of selected works in the museum’s permanent collection.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Managing Time, Priorities, and Procrastination

Wed. August 29, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Time flies, but that’s no reason for you to go through each day simply “winging it.” Through conscientious use of time and common sense planning, you can make the most of your day and avoid procrastination. This presentation provides insights on organizing your coursework and effectively managing your time and priorities.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Strategies for Success in Math

Wed. August 29, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn techniques and strategies to become more successful math students and to increase their understanding and confidence in math.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Self-Care for Your Success

Thu. August 30, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn about the relationship between exercise, healthy eating, and sleep with one’s ability to learn.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

“For Home and Country”: World War I Film Series: "Lawrence of Arabia"

Thu. August 30, 2018, 07:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Due to his knowledge of the native Bedouin tribes, British Lieutenant T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole) is sent to Arabia to find Prince Faisal (Alec Guinness) and serve as a liaison between the Arabs and the British in their fight against the Turks. This film won seven Academy Awards in 1963. 1962, NR, 216 min.) Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “For Home and Country: World War I Posters from the Collection of Murray and Ann Blum."
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. August 31, 2018, 09:30 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
The Georgia Museum of Art invites you into the galleries to participate in free guided mindfulness meditation sessions, held every other Friday during the school year. Sessions include a variety of instructor-led meditation, movement and mindfulness techniques. No experience or special clothing is necessary. Meditation pillows or yoga mats are provided. Reservations are encouraged; please contact 706.542.0448 or sagekincaid@uga.edu. Funded in part by the Hemera Foundation.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Tour at Two: “Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection”

Wed. September 5, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, for a tour of the exhibition.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Professional Communication at UGA

Wed. September 5, 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn how to appropriately engage with UGA faculty and staff inside and outside the classroom with particular focus on email and office visit etiquette.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

"Someone You Love" Research Study - Documentary Screening

Wed. September 5, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Tate Student Center
This study seeks to determine the effect of the HPV narrative in media on HPV outcomes among college students. College students meeting the inclusion criteria (18–26 years of age, full time students and non-recipients of the HPV vaccine) will be asked to complete a pre-survey, watch the “Someone You Love” documentary, and complete a post survey. Free food will be provided and participants will be compensated with a $20 visa card. Documentary Trailer: https://www.hpvepidemic.com/trailer
This event is limited to 60 students
Reservation information: To participate in the research study and reserve your spot for the documentary screening sign up here: https://www.supersaas.com/schedule/CPH/HPV_Documentary_Screening
Event type: Documentary Screening as part of a research study.     Host: The College of Public Health
More information: Gabrielle Darville, 706-542-3318, gabrielle.darville@uga.edu, //publichealth.uga.edu/faculty-member/gabrie

Studio Workshop: Printmaking

Thu. September 6, 2018, 06:30 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
Athens-based artist and Piedmont College professor Brian Hitselberger will lead a series of studio-based courses exploring various printmaking methods and assorted materials. Artists from all backgrounds are encouraged to attend. The cost of the course is a $15 materials fee, which will cover all necessary supplies for the four sessions. Space is limited; call 706.543.0111 to register.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Improving Your Study Routines

Thu. September 6, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #350
Students will assess their learning behaviors, routines, and strategies and identify areas for improvement in a variety of different areas. Space is limited to 25 students who pre-register two days prior to the workshop and complete the Academic Strategies Assessment.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

How to Develop Your Resume from the First Year Forward

Thu. September 6, 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 150
Come to this workshop and learn what you can do to build a strong resume that will get you hired come graduation day (or better yet, beforehand)! We will cover this and more: 1. The top skills employers are looking for on a resume. 2. Online resume writing resources (the good and the bad). 3. All the different types of experience that you can include on a resume! 4. Create an action plan for gaining experience to set you apart!
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, maggieob@uga.edu, //career.uga.edu/calendar/develop_your_resume

“For Home and Country”: World War I Film Series: "Paths of Glory"

Thu. September 6, 2018, 07:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Stanley Kubrick’s "Paths of Glory" is among the most powerful antiwar films ever made. A fiery Kirk Douglas stars as a World War I French colonel who goes head-to-head with the army’s ruthless top brass when his men are accused of cowardice after being unable to carry out an impossible mission. (1957, NR, 88 min.) Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “For Home and Country: World War I Posters from the Collection of Murray and Ann Blum.” Sponsored by UGA Parents Leadership Council.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museu of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Renée Elise Goldsberry

Fri. September 7, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Winner of the 2016 Tony Award for her performance as Angelica Schuyler in the musical phenomenon Hamilton, Rene´e Elise Goldsberry is equally at home in a Broadway theatre (The Lion King, Rent), on a film set (Netflix’s Altered Carbon, CBS’s The Good Wife), or on a concert hall stage. In this thrilling performance, songs of diverse musical styles–from jazz to show tunes and inspirational to folk–reveal the experiences that have shaped her into one of her generation’s most electrifying artists.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Family Day: Portraits and Photography

Sat. September 8, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join us to explore black-and-white photography and make your own photograph. Inspired by the exhibition “Vernacular Modernism: The Photography of Doris Ulmann” and her iconic images of rural craftsmen and women of Appalachia, this program will include gallery activities and an art project in the Michael and Mary Erlanger Studio Classroom. Sponsored by Heyward Allen Motor Co., Inc., Heyward Allen Toyota and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Sunday Spotlight Tour: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Sun. September 9, 2018, 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
A tour of highlights from the permanent collection led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. September 10, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Experiential Learning, EnGAge, and Meeting your Experiential Learning Requirement

Mon. September 10, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 214
Please join us for a soda and slice and have all of your Experiential Learning (EL) questions answered. The Office of University Experiential Learning will provide information and answers to your EL questions. This session will educate you on the EL requirement, how it can be met, EL scholarships, using EnGAge to maximize your EL transcript, and show you how to find courses and non-credit activities to meet your EL requirement. Bring your laptop or iPad. EL information is just a click away!
Event type: Information Session    Host: The Office of University Experiential Learning
More information: Karen Saunders, 706-542-1716, ksaunders@uga.edu, el.uga.edu

"Someone You Love" Research Study - Documentary Screening

Mon. September 10, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Tate Student Center
This study seeks to determine the effect of the HPV narrative in media on HPV outcomes among college students. College students meeting the inclusion criteria (18–26 years of age, full time students and non-recipients of the HPV vaccine) will be asked to complete a pre-survey, watch the “Someone You Love” documentary, and complete a post survey. Free food will be provided and participants will be compensated with a $20 visa card. Documentary Trailer: https://www.hpvepidemic.com/trailer
This event is limited to 60 students
Reservation information: To participate in the research study and reserve your spot for the documentary screening sign up here: https://www.supersaas.com/schedule/CPH/HPV_Documentary_Screening
Event type: Documentary Screening as part of a research study.     Host: The College of Public Health
More information: Gabrielle Darville, 7065423318, gabrielle.darville@uga.edu, //publichealth.uga.edu/faculty-member/gabrie

Lunchtime Time Machine: Why Did Germans Under Hitler Remain Nazis to the Bitter End?

Tue. September 11, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. John Morrow, Jr. Professor Morrow teaches courses on the history of modern Europe and of warfare and society. He has been a visiting professor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and at National Air and Space Museum (NASM). Among his many books, he is currently revising a co-authored manuscript on the 369th Regiment of African-American soldiers who fought with the French Army during WWI. Free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

Read Between the Lines: Effective Reading and Text Comprehension Strategies

Tue. September 11, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
Students will learn to read between the lines and use active, metacognitive learning strategies to maintain focus and manage the heavy reading load required for success in college.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Self-Care for Your Success

Wed. September 12, 2018, 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Students will learn about the relationship between exercise, healthy eating, and sleep with one’s ability to learn.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Wed. September 12, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
A tour of highlights from the permanent collection led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Tour at Two: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Wed. September 12, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
A tour of the permanent collection led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Academic Honesty at UGA

Wed. September 12, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
Students will learn from UGA’s Office of Academic Honesty about policies and strategies to avoid problems using technologies like Quizlet, CourseHero, Chegg, and Group Me.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Wed. September 12, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
The nation’s premier repertory company for chamber music opens the 2018-19 Franklin College Chamber Music Series with the free Payne Memorial Concert as the university’s gift to the community. Chamber Music Society co-artistic director and pianist Wu Han, violinist Arnaud Sussmann, and cellist David Requiro return to Hodgson Concert Hall with a wonderful program of works by Beethoven, Saint-Sae¨ns, and Mendelssohn. Free Admission (tickets not required)
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Coping Strategies for UGA’s Introverts

Thu. September 13, 2018, 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Russel Hall Academic Center Room #126
If you haven’t heard, college is supposed to be the best four years of your life, largely because you are going to make thousands of friends, and you will get to be around them ALL THE TIME—unless you are a true introvert. The purpose of this workshop is to provide you specific strategies for coping at a large extroverted university, to get the most out of your academic and social environment in your own introverted way, and to provide you a forum for understanding the power of your personality.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Studio Workshop: Printmaking

Thu. September 13, 2018, 06:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Athens-based artist and Piedmont College professor Brian Hitselberger will lead a series of studio-based courses exploring various printmaking methods and assorted materials. Artists from all backgrounds are encouraged to attend, as these sessions are designed to be equally engaging for enthusiastic beginners as well as more seasoned practitioners. Sessions will draw inspiration from the museum’s collection, including works from the archives and many not currently on display. Space is limited.
Reservation information: Call 706.543.0111 or email callan@uga.edu to register.
Ticket charge: $15
To obtain tickets: Call 706.543.0111 or email callan@uga.edu for questions.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

“For Home and Country”: World War I Film Series: "The African Queen"

Thu. September 13, 2018, 07:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
A tale of two companions with mismatched, "opposites attract" personalities who develop an implausible love affair as they travel together downriver in Africa around the start of World War I. Starring Katharine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart, who won the Oscar for best actor for his role. (1957, NR, 105 min.) Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “For Home and Country: World War I Posters from the Collection of Murray and Ann Blum.” Sponsored by UGA Parents Leadership Council.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. September 14, 2018, 09:30 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
The Georgia Museum of Art invites you into the galleries to participate in free guided mindfulness meditation sessions, held every other Friday during the school year. Sessions include a variety of instructor-led meditation, movement and mindfulness techniques. No experience or special clothing is necessary. Meditation pillows or yoga mats are provided. Reservations are encouraged; please contact 706.542.0448 or sagekincaid@uga.edu. Funded in part by the Hemera Foundation.
Reservation information: Call 706.542.0448 or email sagekincaid@uga.edu to reserve a spot.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. September 14, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Maryann Gallagher, International Affairs - “'If This Were Important I Would Have Learned About it in IR': Gender-mainstreaming Introduction to International Relations”
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

Concert: Jake Shimabukuro

Fri. September 14, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Honolulu’s Jake Shimabukuro has elevated the ukulele from a beloved Hawaiian folk instrument to a world-class tool, fearlessly traversing boundaries and putting his inspired touch on everything from Island standards to popular tunes and, most recently, classical symphonic concertos. This solo concert brings Jake to Athens with an adventurous and exciting program of signature tunes and new compositions.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts2uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. September 17, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

"Someone You Love" Research Study - Documentary Screening

Mon. September 17, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Student Tate Center
This study seeks to determine the effect of the HPV narrative in media on HPV outcomes among college students. College students meeting the inclusion criteria (18–26 years of age, full time students and non-recipients of the HPV vaccine) will be asked to complete a pre-survey, watch the “Someone You Love” documentary, and complete a post survey. Free food will be provided and participants will be compensated with a $20 visa card. Documentary Trailer: https://www.hpvepidemic.com/trailer
This event is limited to 60 students
Reservation information: To participate in the research study and reserve your spot for the documentary screening sign up here: https://www.supersaas.com/schedule/CPH/HPV_Documentary_Screening
Event type: Documentary Screening as part of a research study.     Host: The College of Public Health
More information: Gabrielle Darville, 7065423318, gabrielle.darville@uga.edu, //publichealth.uga.edu/faculty-member/gabrie

Effective Writing In College

Tue. September 18, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room 124
This workshop reviews some essentials of good sentence construction and strategies for analysis. Students will learn the difference between summary of information and analysis of information. Students will also learn strategies for avoiding high frequency errors in terms of sentence construction and punctuation.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Strategies for Success in Math

Tue. September 18, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #124
Students will learn techniques and strategies to become more successful math students and to increase their understanding and confidence in math.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Not Sure About Your Major? Explore The Possibilities...

Wed. September 19, 2018, 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Tate Student Center Room 352
Are you unsure about your major or interested in adding a minor or certificate program? Not sure which one to add? Want to learn more about all 130 major options at UGA? Come to the Tate Student Center to explore different major, minor, and certificate options. You will meet with Exploratory advisors who can help you with the self-discovery process. Refreshments and door prizes will be provided.
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: Exploratory Center
More information: Litashia Carter, 706-713-2741, lscarter@uga.edu, //advising.uga.edu/exploratory-center/what-w

Artful Conversation: Eugenie McEvoy

Wed. September 19, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Sage Kincaid, assistant curator of education, for a conversation and closer look at McEvoy’s painting “Taxi!, Taxi!”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Become a Better Note-Taker

Wed. September 19, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn to make a conscious effort to listen, pay attention, and actively organize information from lectures and readings to solidify their understanding and master the course content.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Strategies for Success in Science

Wed. September 19, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #213
Students will learn metacognitive strategies and techniques to ensure they master the content, are able to explain it, and to help them prepare for the new, unseen questions presented on tests and exams.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Yoga in the Galleries

Thu. September 20, 2018, 06:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join us for a yoga class surrounded by works of art in the galleries. Led by instructors from Five Points Yoga, this program is free and open to both beginner and experienced yogis. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis; tickets are available at the front desk starting at 5:15 p.m. Yoga mats provided.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Third Thursday

Thu. September 20, 2018, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Seven 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. The Georgia Museum of Art, the Lamar Dodd School of Art, Lyndon House Arts Center, Glass Cube & Gallery@Hotel Indigo-Athens, Ciné, the Classic Center and ATHICA will be open from 6 until 9 p.m. to showcase their visual-arts programming. Full schedules are posted at 3Thurs.org.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Studio Workshop: Printmaking

Thu. September 20, 2018, 06:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Athens-based artist and Piedmont College professor Brian Hitselberger will lead a series of studio-based courses exploring various printmaking methods and assorted materials. Artists from all backgrounds are encouraged to attend, as these sessions are designed to be equally engaging for enthusiastic beginners as well as more seasoned practitioners. The sessions will draw inspiration from the museum’s collection, including works from the archives and many not currently on display.
Reservation information: Space is limited; call 706.543.0111 or email callan@uga.edu to register.
Ticket charge: $15
To obtain tickets: The cost of the course is a $15 materials fee, which will cover all necessary supplies for the four sessions. Email callan@uga.edu with questions.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Scholarly Symposium: “One Heart, One Way”

Fri. September 21, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
The symposium will accompany the exhibition of the same name at the Georgia Museum of Art. The works included in this show date from 1660 to 1917 and were passed from one generation to the next in the same Russian aristocratic family. For centuries the family crest has included a motto referring to an honorable singleness of mind and action, a quote from the Book of Prophet Jeremiah 32:39—“One heart, one way.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Concert: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Fri. September 21, 2018, 08:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Russian-American pianist and composer Sergei Rachmaninov, who died 75 years ago, left a legacy of rousing compositions that are considered among the very best of the 20th century. The ASO celebrates Rachmaninov with the “ at-out fabulous” Kirill Gerstein and the Piano Concerto No. 2. One of the best-loved pieces of all time, the “Rach 2” combines luxurious melodies with fistfuls of notes. It’s a powerhouse program rounded out by Tchaikovsky’s high-octane Fifth Symphony.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

UGA Theatre Presents: "The Tall Girls"

Fri. September 21, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

Scholarly Symposium: “One Heart, One Way”

Sat. September 22, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
The symposium will accompany the exhibition of the same name at the Georgia Museum of Art. The works included in this show date from 1660 to 1917 and were passed from one generation to the next in the same Russian aristocratic family. For centuries the family crest has included a motto referring to an honorable singleness of mind and action, a quote from the Book of Prophet Jeremiah 32:39—“One heart, one way.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Sat. September 22, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Sun. September 23, 2018, 02:30 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. September 24, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Test Preparation Strategies

Tue. September 25, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Benson Hall Room #C006
Students will learn ways to: (1) better predict and prepare for difficult test questions, (2) practice problems under test-like conditions, and (3) get “in sync” with their professors.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

"Someone You Love" Research Study - Documentary Screening

Tue. September 25, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Student Tate Center
his study seeks to determine the effect of the HPV narrative in media on HPV outcomes among college students. College students meeting the inclusion criteria (18–26 years of age, full time students and non-recipients of the HPV vaccine) will be asked to complete a pre-survey, watch the “Someone You Love” documentary, and complete a post survey. Free food will be provided and participants will be compensated with a $20 visa card. Documentary Trailer: https://www.hpvepidemic.com/trailer
This event is limited to 60 students
Reservation information: To participate in the research study and reserve your spot for the documentary screening sign up here: https://www.supersaas.com/schedule/CPH/HPV_Documentary_Screening
Event type: Documentary Screening as part of a research study.     Host: The College of Public Health
More information: Gabrielle Darville, 7065423318, gabrielle.darville@uga.edu, //publichealth.uga.edu/faculty-member/gabrie

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Tue. September 25, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

Managing Motivation

Wed. September 26, 2018, 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn the power of using controllable, modifiable, and internal explanations instead of seemingly uncontrollable, permanent, and external factors to explain and improve their academic performance.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: “Vernacular Modernism: The Photograph of Doris Ulmann

Wed. September 26, 2018, 02:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, will give a special tour of the exhibition.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Food Evolution - Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Wed. September 26, 2018, 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM - Tate Center Reception Hall
The Sustainable Food Systems Initiative is hosting a free film screening/panel discussion on the movie Food Evolution - September 26 from 4:30 – 7:00 pm, in the Tate Center Reception Hall. Dr. Wayne Parrott and Dr. Pablo Lapegna will lead our discussion following the film. Grab some grub from the Tate Center or Bolton Dining Commons beforehand and join us for an evening of rich conversation.
Event type: Film    Host: UGA Sustainable Food Systems Initiative
More information: Emily Cabrera, (706)542-8084, sustainag@uga.edu

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Wed. September 26, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

Studio Workshop: Printmaking

Thu. September 27, 2018, 06:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Athens-based artist and Piedmont College professor Brian Hitselberger will lead a series of studio-based courses exploring various printmaking methods and assorted materials. Artists from all backgrounds are encouraged to attend, as these sessions are designed to be equally engaging for enthusiastic beginners as well as more seasoned practitioners. The sessions will draw inspiration from the museum’s collection, including works from the archives and many not currently on display.
Reservation information: Space is limited; call 706.543.0111 or email callan@uga.edu to register.
Ticket charge: $15
To obtain tickets: The cost of the course is a $15 materials fee, which will cover all necessary supplies for the four sessions. Email callan@uga.edu with questions.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Thu. September 27, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. September 28, 2018, 09:30 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
The Georgia Museum of Art invites you into the galleries to participate in free guided mindfulness meditation sessions, held every other Friday during the school year. Sessions include a variety of instructor-led meditation, movement and mindfulness techniques. No experience or special clothing is necessary. Meditation pillows or yoga mats are provided. Reservations are encouraged; please contact 706.542.0448 or sagekincaid@uga.edu. Funded in part by the Hemera Foundation.
Reservation information: Reservations are encouraged; please contact 706.542.0448 or sagekincaid@uga.edu.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 706-542-4662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. September 28, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Jodie Lyon, Religion - "Great (Gendered) Expectations: Analyzing Christian Sex Advice Books"
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Fri. September 28, 2018, 08:00 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

UGA Theatre presents: "The Tall Girls"

Sun. September 30, 2018, 02:30 PM - Fine Arts Building Cellar Theatre (Room 55)
Written by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Anna Pieri. An all-girls basketball team struggles to be taken seriously in a male-dominated sport, all the while dealing with the dreary realities of Depression-era America.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Students can purchase tickets online at https://tinyurl.com/UGATallGirls, over the phone at 706-542-4400, or in person at the box office in the Fine Arts Building the evening of the performance.
Event type: Theatre    Host: Department of Theatre and Film Studies
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-4247, wclay87@uga.edu, //www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

Concert: Max Richter with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble

Sun. September 30, 2018, 07:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Inspired equally by Bach, punk rock, and ambient electronica, Richter’s sonic world blends his formal classical training from the Royal Academy of Music with modern technology. His unique and distinctive brand of heartbroken melodicism bridges the minimalist greats with pioneering electronics and the contemporary digital music production multiverse.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. October 1, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Improving Your Study Routines

Wed. October 3, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Students will assess their learning behaviors, routines, and strategies and identify areas for improvement in a variety of different areas. Space is limited to 25 students who pre-register two days prior to the workshop and complete the Academic Strategies Assessment.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Academic Honesty at UGA

Thu. October 4, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn from UGA’s Office of Academic Honesty about policies and strategies to avoid problems using technologies like Quizlet, CourseHero, Chegg, and Group Me.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. October 5, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Sherell McArthur, Educational Theory & Practice - "Hypervisible Invisibility: Centering Black Girls in Educational Research."
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. October 8, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Lunchtime Time Machine: Why Was Communism so Popular in Iraq?

Tue. October 9, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Kevin Jones. Professor Jones teaches courses on the history of the medieval and modern Middle East, and his research interests include the subjects of nationalism, anti-colonialism, and poetry. He is writing a book entitled The Poetics of Revolution: Culture, Politics, and Modernity in Iraq, 1914-1963. Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

Become a Better Note-Taker

Tue. October 9, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Students will learn to make a conscious effort to listen, pay attention, and actively organize information from lectures and readings to solidify their understanding and master the course content.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Experiential Learning, EnGAge, and Meeting your Experiential Learning Requirement

Tue. October 9, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 214
Please join us for a soda and slice and have all of your Experiential Learning (EL) questions answered. The Office of University Experiential Learning will provide information and answers to your EL questions. This session will educate you on the EL requirement, how it can be met, EL scholarships, using EnGAge to maximize your EL transcript, and show you how to find courses and non-credit activities to meet your EL requirement. Bring your laptop or iPad. EL information is just a click away!
Event type: Information Session    Host: The Office of University Experiential Learning
More information: Karen Saunders, 706-542-1716, ksaunders@uga.edu, el.uga.edu

Be More Than Your Major

Tue. October 9, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 102
You might believe your college major is going to determine your entire career path, but the facts suggest otherwise. Come to this interactive program to learn 6 reasons why your college major doesn’t matter as much as you think and to identify what employers are really looking for in recent college graduates.
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, maggieob@uga.edu, //career.uga.edu/calendar/arch_ready_be_more_

Avoid Plagiarism (II)

Wed. October 10, 2018, 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #124
Students will learn the why’s, when’s, and how’s to paraphrase as well as basic ground rules for citation.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Withdrawing from a Class? Consider All the Consequences

Wed. October 10, 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
The fall semester class withdrawal deadline is Wednesday, October 17th, at 11:59 p.m. Although withdrawing from a class may seem like a great option if you are not doing well in a class, the consequences must be considered. At this workshop students will learn about how withdrawing from a class can impact financial aid, HOPE eligibility, housing, progression through the major, and overall degree completion.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Concert: Julie Fowlis: Music from the Scottish Isles

Wed. October 10, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Julie Fowlis forever be recognized for singing the theme song to Brave, Disney- Pixar’s Academy Award-winning animated film set in the medieval highlands of Scotland. Music of the Scottish Isles brings the rich traditions of her homeland to life in this evening of joyful song.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Use Stress for Your Success

Thu. October 11, 2018, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Russell Hall Room #124
Students will learn how stress can be managed, get help on viewing stress as a challenge, and strategies to conquer stress during their college experience.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. October 12, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Christina Hylton, Educational Theory & Practice - "Cultivating Land and Community: Using an Ecowomanist Methodology."
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. October 15, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Studying in Groups

Mon. October 15, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
This workshop will help students learn how to leverage group study strategies as they seek to master the material and prepare for tests and exams. Students will learn how to utilize the strengths of others and groups to help compensate for individual members’ weaknesses. Students will also learn the “do’s” and “don’t’s” of how to study in groups.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Experiential Learning, EnGAge, and Meeting your Experiential Learning Requirement

Tue. October 16, 2018, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 269
Please join us for a soda and slice and have all of your Experiential Learning (EL) questions answered. The Office of University Experiential Learning will provide information and answers to your EL questions. This session will educate you on the EL requirement, how it can be met, EL scholarships, using EnGAge to maximize your EL transcript, and show you how to find courses and non-credit activities to meet your EL requirement. Bring your laptop or iPad. EL information is just a click away!
Event type: Information Session    Host: The Office of University Experiential Learning
More information: Karen Saunders, 706-542-1716, ksaunders@uga.edu, el.uga.edu

Read Between the Lines: Effective Reading and Text Comprehension Strategies

Wed. October 17, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Students will learn to read between the lines and use active, metacognitive learning strategies to maintain focus and manage the heavy reading load required for success in college.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Leveraging Your Strengths for Academic Success

Thu. October 18, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn to identify, develop, and apply their strengths and talents to their academic achievement. Students will also learn how to apply current research to reprogram their perception of educational opportunities in order to simultaneously build these strengths and academic hope.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. October 22, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mon. October 22, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
The string quartet has long been one of chamber music’s most popular genres. In a program revealing the ensemble’s abundant possibilities, the fabled Emerson String Quartet is joined by the formidable pianist Shai Wosner for collaborative works by a pair of prolific geniuses, Mozart and Bolcom. This engaging program concludes with Dvora´k’s ultimate tribute to his beloved homeland: his final quartet.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: Prague Philharmonic Children’s Choir

Tue. October 23, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
This internationally renowned choir ranks as one of Central Europe’s leading ensembles and has toured the globe extensively throughout its 86-year history. The group comes to the United States at the request of the Czech Embassy in Washington D.C. in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Czech state and will present a program of traditional music and movement highlighting the sounds and customs of the Czech and Slovak cultures.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Coping Strategies for UGA’s Introverts

Wed. October 24, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
If you haven’t heard, college is supposed to be the best four years of your life, largely because you are going to make thousands of friends, and you will get to be around them ALL THE TIME—unless you are a true introvert. The purpose of this workshop is to provide you specific strategies for coping at a large extroverted university, to get the most out of your academic and social environment in your own introverted way, and to provide you a forum for understanding the power of your personality.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. October 29, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. November 2, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Cynthia Turner Camp, English - "A Murdering, if Penitent, Philandress: Queen Elfthryth’s Reputation at Wherwell Abbey."
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

Concert: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Fri. November 2, 2018, 08:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
When Gustav Mahler died, only his widow knew of the enigmatic Tenth Symphony. He left his final opus only partially orchestrated, but its tragic melodies, its shape, and substance were all on paper waiting to be snatched from the grave. This season Athens audiences can hear Mahler’s magnificent swan song masterfully realized by the British musician, scholar, and broadcaster Deryck Cooke. ASO Principal Guest Conductor Donald Runnicles directs the powerful program.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. November 5, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Keeping HOPE Alive

Tue. November 6, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Rep’s from UGA’s Office of Student Financial Aid will provide answers to your questions so you can understand what is required to maintain the HOPE scholarship.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Use Stress for Your Success

Wed. November 7, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Russell Hall Room #124
Students will learn how stress can be managed, get help on viewing stress as a challenge, and strategies to conquer stress during their college experience.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Concert: VOCES8

Thu. November 8, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
The exquisite British a cappella vocal ensemble, VOCES8, proudly inspires people everywhere through the superb performance of elevated music and the pure joy of singing. From London to Beijing, the ensemble tours extensively throughout Europe, North America, and Asia, with repertoire ranging from Renaissance polyphony to contemporary commissions and arrangements. VOCES8’s concerts celebrate versatility with an unparalleled diverse musical expression.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. November 9, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Elise Robinson, Theatre & Performance Studies - "Playing for the Vote: Suffrage Games and the British Women's Suffrage Movement."
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. November 12, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Lunchtime Time Machine: Was There a Shark Week Before TV?

Tue. November 13, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Drs. Steve Soper and Jake Short. Professor Soper teaches courses on the history of modern Europe, Italy, and microhistory. He's working on a book about political prisoners on the eve of Italian unification. Professor Short teaches courses on the history of modern Europe, Germany, France, and intellectual history. His current book project explores the idea and limits of global consciousness. Free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

You Majored in What? Alumni Panel Event

Tue. November 13, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 348
Translating the major you love to a career you'll love 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 recent 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 you practical advice to help you answer the questions above as well as take steps toward carving a career path you'll love.
Event type: Career Center    Host: UGA Career Center
More information: Maggie O'Brien, maggieob@uga.edu, //career.uga.edu/calendar/you_majored_in_what

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. November 26, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Final Exam Test Preparation Strategies

Wed. November 28, 2018, 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM - Russell Hall Academic Center Room #126
Students will learn how to best organize and manage their time, efforts, and learning strategies in preparation for all types of tests and final exams (essay, multiple choice, and short answer).
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Final Exam Test Preparation Strategies

Thu. November 29, 2018, 04:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #214
Students will learn how to best organize and manage their time, efforts, and learning strategies in preparation for all types of tests and final exams (essay, multiple choice, and short answer).
Event type: Lecture    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Film: "Mother - Caring for 7 Billion"

Thu. November 29, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM - Room 214 Miller Learning Center
This film ("Mother - Caring for 7 Billion") deals with the subject of human population and its impact on the planet. It will be followed by a panel discussion.
Event type: Film    Host: Mark Farmer - Dept. Cellular Biology
More information: Mark A Farmer, 7065838111, mfarmer@uga.edu

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series

Fri. November 30, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
Friday Speaker Series presented by Maryann Erigha, African American Studies and Sociology - "Breaking In and Having It All: Black Women and the Hollywood Jim Crow."
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-0066, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu/events/content/2018/friday-spea

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. December 3, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: David Archuleta

Sat. December 15, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
This platinum-selling pop star rose to fame at an early age on the seventh season of American Idol and has continued to chart his own path with six studio albums featuring an impressive catalog of heartfelt lyrics and melodies. For his Athens debut, David brings a set list of familiar holiday carols to UGA to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: Jane Lynch’s A Swingin’ Little Christmas!

Fri. December 21, 2018, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Jane Lynch–an Emmy and Golden Globe winner for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester on Glee and the two-time Emmy Award-winning host of NBC’s Hollywood Game Night– hits the road for a live concert tour of jazzy holiday tunes. Joined by Kate Flannery (The Office), Tim Davis, and Southern California’s jiving Tony Guerrero Quintet, this Swingin’ Little Christmas is sure to make the season bright in all the right ways.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: A Simple Space

Thu. January 10, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Seven acrobats from Gravity and Other Myths, Australia’s hottest and most original circus ensemble, push their physical abilities to the extreme in this acclaimed performance that is simultaneously raw and frantic yet delicate and unpretentious. Sustained by a live percussive soundtrack and presented so intimately that you can feel the heat and hear every breath, A Simple Space is stirring contemporary circus like you’ve never seen before.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Dance    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Lunchtime Time Machine: Why are There so Many Confederate Monuments?

Tue. January 15, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Akela Reason. Professor Reason teaches courses on the history of American cities, material culture, and public history. She is also the founder of the Department of History’s Summer Program in Public History in Washington, DC. She is currently preparing a study of the politics of Civil War monuments in New York City during the Gilded Age. Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

Concert: Roomful of Teeth

Wed. January 16, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
This Grammy Award-winning contemporary vocal ensemble is dedicated to reimagining the expressive potential of the human voice. Through study with masters of singing traditions the world over, the eight-voice group continually expands its vocabulary of singing techniques and, through an ongoing commissioning process, forges a new repertoire without borders.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Art    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Chinese Acrobats of Hebei

Fri. January 25, 2019, 02:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Fine Arts Theater
Impressive derring-do takes center stage when these masters of agility and grace combine Chinese traditions, extraordinary nimbleness, and beautiful costumes into an awe-inspiring spectacle. Trained in the art and science of acrobatics since childhood, these athletes defy belief with a showcase of contortion, flexibility, and control highlighting the truly marvelous abilities of human bodies pushed to the extreme.
Reservation information: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Art    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Tue. January 29, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
The jubilant and stirring voices of “South Africa’s cultural ambassadors” (Nelson Mandela) combine the complex rhythms and harmonies of Zulu tradition with the sounds and sentiments of gospel music. Beautiful a cappella harmonies–made famous on Paul Simon’s Graceland album–showcase this four-time Grammy Award-winning ensemble’s message of hope, peace, and harmony in an unforgettable performance of powerful song.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. February 4, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. February 11, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Lunchtime Time Machine: What Did Mosquitos Do Before Zika?

Tue. February 12, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Cassia Roth. Professor Roth joined the history faculty this year, so now you can look forward to her courses on the history of Latin America, Brazil, gender, and medicine. She is writing a book entitled Birthing Abolition: Reproduction and the Gradual End of Slavery in Brazil. Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

Farruquito

Fri. February 15, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
A band of live musicians and dancers join him on stage for this exhilarating performance of Southern Spain’s expressive art form.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Dance    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. February 18, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Camerata RCO

Fri. February 22, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Formed by members of Amsterdam’s celebrated Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (RCO), Camerata RCO performs chamber music in multiple formations, from duet to small chamber orchestra, with a special focus on the classical and romantic repertoire for winds and strings. The ensemble, as an octet, marks their first appearance at UGA with a performance of Dvo?ra´k’s lovely dance-inspired “Czech Suite” and Schubert’s substantial “Octet in F Major.”
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Sun. February 24, 2019, 03:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Music Director Robert Spano starts the afternoon on a natural high with a piece so radiant in its majesty, someone named it for the king of the gods: Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony. The maestro then welcomes the internationally acclaimed ASO Chorus to the stage for a performance of music by a composer who truly holds the keys to the human heart–the great Italian opera composer Giuseppe Verdi’s exquisitely inspirational Four Sacred Pieces.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. February 25, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Vienna Boys Choir

Fri. March 1, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
No group of child musicians has won more renown than this incomparable choral ensemble founded by Emperor Maximilian I in 1498. Six centuries later, the famed Vienna Boys Choir continues to delight music-lovers across the globe with its purity of tone, distinctive charm, and a diverse repertoire encompassing Austrian folk songs and waltzes, classical masterpieces, medieval chant, and popular music.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. March 4, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Black Violin

Thu. March 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus combine their classical training and hip hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound of infectious beats and expressive melodies called “classical boom.” This lively performance – featuring ace turntable whiz DJ SPS – defies expectations and shatters stereotypes by bringing people together through a shared love of two disparate musical forms.
Reservation information: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Art    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. March 18, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

One-Man Star Wars Trilogy

Sat. March 23, 2019, 02:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Canadian actor and uber geek, Charles Ross, brings his solo madcap creation to the stage in this mind-bending whirlwind performance. Ross retells the classic trilogy in 60 minutes with no costumes, no props, and no sets, but with all the characters, music, ships, and battles you’ve come to love. If your kid’s name is Chewbacca, this show is a no-brainer. If not, get your nerd on and experience the global sensation loved by audiences throughout the galaxy. The Force is strong with this one.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

One-Man Star Wars Trilogy

Sat. March 23, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Ramsey Concert Hall
Canadian actor and uber geek, Charles Ross, brings his solo madcap creation to the stage in this mind-bending whirlwind performance. Ross retells the classic trilogy in 60 minutes with no costumes, no props, and no sets, but with all the characters, music, ships, and battles you’ve come to love. If your kid’s name is Chewbacca, this show is a no-brainer. If not, get your nerd on and experience the global sensation loved by audiences throughout the galaxy. The Force is strong with this one.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. March 25, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Silkroad Ensemble

Fri. March 29, 2019, 08:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Founded by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, Silkroad Ensemble creates music that engages difference, sparking radical cultural collaboration and passion-driven learning to build a more hopeful world. The ensemble’s sparkling performances feature a mix of classical music, traditional sounds, and new work by composers from across the globe.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. April 1, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Matt Haimovitz, Cello

Thu. April 4, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Musical pioneer Matt Haimovitz begins by performing three of the suites in separate locations around the UGA campus over the course of two days, prior to a nal performance of the remaining three suites in Hodgson Concert Hall. Each suite features an overture composed by Philip Glass, Du Yun, and Vijay Iyer, and others, resulting in a unique experience unparalleled in the classical music world.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. April 8, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Lunchtime Time Machine: What's the Difference Between a Licit and an Illicit drug?

Tue. April 9, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Timothy Yang. Professor Yang joined the history faculty this year, so now you can look forward to his courses on the history of East Asia, Japan, science and medicine, capitalism, and memory. He is writing a book that explores the connections between medicine, capitalism, and empire through a micro-history of a Japanese pharmaceutical company. Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

The Last Great Hunt: The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer

Fri. April 12, 2019, 07:00 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Ramsey Concert Hall
This multi award-winning one-man micro-epic puppet show melds technology and multimedia into a touching story of enduring love and the end of the world. Created by Tim Watts, this solo performance employs a unique blend of mime, puppetry, live and recorded music, and live animation to present an exploration of the next and oldest frontier: the deep blue sea.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

The Last Great Hunt: The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer

Sat. April 13, 2019, 11:00 AM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Ramsey Concert Hall
This multi award-winning one-man micro-epic puppet show melds technology and multimedia into a touching story of enduring love and the end of the world. Created by Tim Watts, this solo performance employs a unique blend of mime, puppetry, live and recorded music, and live animation to present an exploration of the next and oldest frontier: the deep blue sea.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. April 15, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Jerusalem Quartet

Tue. April 16, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Founded in 1993 by four Israeli musicians, the Jerusalem Quartet has become a regular and beloved guest chamber ensemble on many of the world’s great concert stages. The quartet is renowned for its wide repertoire and stunning depth of expression, with a warm, full sound and a balance between high and low voices at its core. The UGA performance sees the group apply its colorful interpretation to works by Haydn, Barto´k, and Beethoven.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. April 22, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Lea Salonga: The Human Heart Tour

Fri. April 26, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hodgson Concert Hall
Lea Salonga rose to prominence as the Tony Award-winning star of Miss Saigon and for her roles in Les Mise´rables, Once on This Island, Flower Drum Song, and Allegiance. Fans of all ages recognize her as the singing voice of Princess Jasmine in the Disney film Aladdin and Fa Mulan in Disney’s Mulan. She makes a much-anticipated Athens debut with a program of show tunes and standards in this exhilarating concert with her live band.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

"What's on Your Mind"

Mon. April 29, 2019, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - MLC 214
“What’s on Your Mind” (formerly known as The Stress & Anxiety Workshop) series addresses a different topic each week, including Understanding Anxiety, Calming Your Body, Calming Your Mind, and Creating a Lifestyle for Managing Stress. The series is offered on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., beginning on September 10th. The workshops are offered on a drop-in basis. Attend one or attend all.
This event is limited to 30 students
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: University Health Center Counseling and Psychiatric Services
More information: Randi Davis, 7065422273, rdavis@uhs.uga.edu, www.uhs.uga.edu/healthtopics/be-well-uga

Concert: Steep Canyon Rangers

Fri. May 3, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hodgson Concert Hall
Tracing their humble beginnings back to a small North Carolina town, this Grammy Award-winning bluegrass sextet has affirmed its place as one of the most versatile bands in American music. The group’s sound blends elements of pop, country, and folk rock into something that both embraces and transcends tradition. Celebrated solo recordings and frequent collaborations with Steve Martin have made the Steep Canyon Rangers one of the most exciting bands pickin’ and strummin’ on the road today.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office(230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts Center
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

Concert: New York Philharmonic String Quartet

Thu. May 16, 2019, 07:30 PM - UGA Performing Arts Center -- Hodgson Concert Hall
Established in January 2017 during the New York Philharmonic’s 175th anniversary, this ensemble includes four principal musicians from its name-sake orchestra, each of whom have won multiple prestigious prizes and have appeared as soloists with the Philharmonic and major orchestras around the world. The group brings the 2018-19 UGA season to an exciting close playing ambitious works by Haydn, Shostakovich, and Brahms.
Ticket charge: $6-$10
To obtain tickets: Tickets may be purchased in person at the UGA Performing Arts Center Box Office (230 River Road), by calling (706) 542-4400, or online at ugapresents.org using promo code “UGASTU.” Limit one discounted student ticket per UGA student per event.
Event type: Music    Host: UGA Performing Arts
More information: 706-542-4400, ugaarts@uga.edu, ugapresents.org

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