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

Detroit

Sat. February 17, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 706-542-2836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Detroit

Sun. February 18, 2018, 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. February 19, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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

Animal Voices Film Festival: CALLED TO RESCUE

Mon. February 19, 2018, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM - Miller Learning Center room 148
Called to Rescue is an inspiring documentary that showcases the lives of farm animals who have been saved from the modern animal agriculture production machine and the dedicated people who care for them at farm sanctuaries across the country. The film presents a joyful view into life on farm animal sanctuaries and highlights how caring for farm animals changed the lives of their rescuers — and the animals’ lives they are helping. Discussion will be led by Psychology professor Dr. Janet Frick.
Event type: Film    Host: Speak Out for Species and the UGA Office of Sustainability
More information: Eric Griffith, 7062243796, sos@uga.edu, sos.uga.edu/filmfest

Black History Month Book Club: Martha Jones's "Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights..."

Tue. February 20, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - 230 LeConte Hall
In honor of Black History Month, the History Department is hosting two book clubs. This edition will focus on Martha Jones's "Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America". Not yet published, students will get an in-depth look of how history books are researched, written, and published.(You can get the book signed later on the 22nd during the author's campus visit). We'll have a fun talk over pizza!
This event is limited to 24 students
Reservation information: To sign up for this book club, stop by Rm. 220, the Main Office in LeConte Hall, pick up the copy of the book manuscript, and write your name and email on our sign-up sheet. We have 24 copies of each book and spaces for each discussion is limited.
Event type: Discussion    Host: History Department
More information: History Department, 706 542-2053, history@uga.edu, www.history.uga.edu

Tuesday Tour at 2

Tue. February 20, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Rotunda, Second Floor, Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
Join us for a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies.
Event type: Art    Host: Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
More information: Jean Cleveland, jclevela@uga.edu, //www5.galib.uga.edu/scl/

Preparing for Mid-term Exams

Tue. February 20, 2018, 05:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
This workshop provides useful strategies for preparing for mid-term examinations and teaches some practices that support long-term academic success. Students will learn the importance of active learning strategies, such as how to use the office visit with a professor as a valuable element of their preparation for examinations.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Garrison Bickerstaff, Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Cinema Politique: Boycott

Tue. February 20, 2018, 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM - Miller Learning Center, Room 250
Cinema Politique aims to introduce and discuss international and national political developments on the basis of movies and documentaries. The Peabody Award-winning 2001 movie "Boycott" brings to life in a stylish and unconventional manner the story of how a single act of defiance united a community, ignited a movement and gave voice to a new leader. Discussion follows.
Event type: Film    Host: Mary Miller
More information: Mary Miller, 706-542-4789, mlmiller@uga.edu, //calendar.uga.edu/event/cinema_politique_bo

UGA French Film Festival: GABRIELLE

Tue. February 20, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Tate Theater
Film Studies and French present GABRIELLE, a Canadian movie directed by Louis Archambault and starring a 21-year old named Gabrielle with Williams Syndrome, a genetic disability. The movie is introduced by a faculty member and there will be a Ciné-club discussion afterward for those wishing to stay and ask questions. GABRIELLE is in English and free to UGA students; $3 for non-students.
Event type: Festival    Host: Richard Neupert (Film) & Catherine Jones (French)
More information: Richard Neupert, 7065422084, neupert@uga.edu

Detroit

Tue. February 20, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Note-Taking 1.0

Wed. February 21, 2018, 01:15 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #153
The majority of what you are going to learn at UGA will come through listening. This presentation will help you make a conscious effort to listen and learn from lectures by staying actively involved and take (better said: make) good notes.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Fengkan Zhu, Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: “Opera in Print: Fin-de-siècle Posters from the Blum Collection”

Wed. February 21, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Abigail Kosberg, art history graduate student and Daura Center Graduate Intern, for a special tour of the exhibition.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/tour-

Detroit

Wed. February 21, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Black History Month Guest Lecture - "Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights ..."

Thu. February 22, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - 221 LeConte Hall
The Department of History is please to introduce a special guest lecture for Black History Month 2018 as part of a month long series of education, memory and celebration. Martha Jones will give a talk about her current research and soon to be published book, "Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America." The university community is invited.
Event type: Lecture    Host: History Department
More information: History Department, (706) 542-2053, history@uga.edu, www.history.uga.edu

Aralee Strange Lecture: Shirley Brice Heath

Thu. February 22, 2018, 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Dr. Heath holds the Marjorie Bailey Professorship in English and Dramatic Literature and is a professor of linguistics, emerita, at Stanford University. She is also the director of research for the Public Theater in New York City. Her work focuses on the ways in which long-term engagement with art can drive the linguistic and cognitive development of adolescents. Her talk, titled “The Arts as Brick and Mortar of Community Building,” will draw from national and international contexts.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/arale

Phi Kappa Debate: Should Athens Move the Confederate Monument on Broad Street?

Thu. February 22, 2018, 07:00 PM - Phi Kappa Hall
What is the role of monuments in America? How does the Confederacy impact Athens? Let us know what you think and join the Phi Kappa Literary Society as we debate the following resolution - BIHR: The relocation of the Confederate Monument on Broad Street is beneficial to the Athens CC community. We will also be sharing poetry and orations and holding at least one extemporaneous debate after the main debate.
Event type: Discussion    Host: The Phi Kappa Literary Society
More information: phikappals@gmail.com, phikappauga.org

Detroit

Thu. February 22, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series Lecture

Fri. February 23, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
"Alumni Perspectives on What to do with a Women's Studies Degree" presented by various Women's Studies Alum.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Women, Hollywood, and the #METOO Era

Fri. February 23, 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM - Fine Arts Balcony, #400
This year saw many dramatic revelations within the American cinema, from the Harvey Weinstein scandals and #ME TOO / #TIMESUP, to popular movies by women writers, directors, and producers, including WONDER WOMAN, MUDBOUND, and LADY BIRD, among many others. This panel - Antje Ascheid, Maryann Erigha, Kate Fortmueller & Rielle Navitski - addresses women in Hollywood today. Richard Neupert & Willson Center host the event.
Event type: Forum/Panel    Host: Richard Neupert
More information: Richard Neupert, 706-542-2084, neupert@uga.edu

Detroit

Fri. February 23, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. February 23, 2018, 09:30 PM - 10:30 PM - 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.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/morni

Detroit

Sat. February 24, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Detroit

Sun. February 25, 2018, 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
This new play by playwright Lisa D'Amour turns an all-American backyard barbeque into a menacing affair when mysterious new neighbors move into a Detroit suburb and upend the lives of an average couple. In performance Feb. 16-17, 20-24 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 18 & 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. February 26, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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

Charter Lecture: Hollywood South: The $9.5 Billion New Georgia Industry

Mon. February 26, 2018, 02:00 PM - UGA Chapel
The Charter Lecture is the University’s premier lecture series. This spring, the program will introduce a panel of acknowledged experts in the film and digital industry in Georgia. Moderated by the Executive Director of the Georgia Film Academy, Jeff Stepakoff, the panelists will include Gale Anne Hurd, CEO of Valhalla Entertainment and executive producer of The Walking Dead and Lee Thomas, Deputy Commissioner, Film, Music and Digital Entertainment, Georgia Department of Economic Development.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
More information: Nancy McDuff, nmcduff.uga.edu

Animal Voices Film Festival: MEDICINE OF THE WOLF

Mon. February 26, 2018, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM - Miller Learning Center room 148
MEDICINE OF THE WOLF goes deep into the northern Minnesota landscape to investigate the intrinsic value of the wolf through the eyes of renowned National Geographic photographer Jim Brandenburg, who has photographed and studied wolves for 45 years. Brandenburg provides rare glimpses into their world, conveying the beauty and intelligence of the wolf, while uncovering the misunderstandings and fear we still have of them. Discussion will be led by Dr. Ron Carroll, Professor Emeritus of Ecology.
Event type: Film    Host: Speak Out for Species and the UGA Office of Sustainability
More information: Eric Griffith, 7062243796, sos@uga.edu, sos.uga.edu/filmfest

Tuesday Tour at 2

Tue. February 27, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Rotunda, Second Floor, Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
Join us for a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies.
Event type: Tour    Host: Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
More information: Jean Cleveland, 706-542-8079, jclevela@uga.edu, //www5.galib.uga.edu/scl/

Daily Stress Management for Academic Success

Tue. February 27, 2018, 03:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
Effective, daily relaxation strategies prevent stress from becoming unmanageable, support us in enjoying our lives more fully, and facilitate academic success. In this workshop, you will learn brief, yoga based tools designed to help you address stress early and to remain focused and relaxed. These strategies include gentle postures, breathing practices, deep relaxation and a mini-meditation. Participants will receive a deep relaxation download for home use.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Debra Alvis, Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

UGA French Film Festival: THINGS TO COME

Tue. February 27, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Tate Theater
Film Studies and French present THINGS TO COME, directed by Mia Hansen-Love and starring Isabelle Huppert as a Philosophy professor whose life shifts suddenly. The movie is introduced by a faculty member and there will be a Ciné-club discussion afterward for those wishing to stay and ask questions. THINGS TO COME is in English and free to UGA students; $3 for non-students.
Event type: Film    Host: Richard Neupert (Film) and Catherine Jones (French)
More information: Richard Neupert, 7065422084, neupert@uga.edu

Tour at Two: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Wed. February 28, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/tour-

Cooking Class—University Health Center

Wed. February 28, 2018, 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM - University Health Center—Health Promotion Dept. Rm 1225
Very Vegan: You asked and we listened! Come and enjoy the deliciousness of these plant-based recipes! We will be making sweet potato Buddha bowls and chocolate covered bananas for dessert.
This event is limited to 12 students
Reservation information: Call 706-542-8690 to reserve your spot and check out https://www.uhs.uga.edu/nutrition/kitchen fpr more information
Ticket charge: $5
To obtain tickets: Cost: $5.00 per class for students who have paid the health fee / $10.00 for non-fees paid students. Student Health Center accounts will be billed after the class takes place.
Event type: Demonstration    Host: University Health Center Registered Dietitian
More information: Whitni McConnell, 706-542-8690, wmcconnell@uhs.uga.edu, //www.uhs.uga.edu/nutrition/kitchen

Make It an Evening

Thu. March 1, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Enjoy coffee, dessert and a gallery tour at the museum prior to the performance in Hodgson Hall by Broadway veterans Franc D’Ambrosio and Glory Crampton. Jittery Joe’s Coffee and Cecilia Villaveces’ cakes. Purchase tickets for the concert at pac.uga.edu.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/make-

BIHR: The Academy Should Bar Nominations From Persons Accused of Sexual Misconduct.

Thu. March 1, 2018, 07:00 PM - Phi Kappa Hall
Can we divorce the art from the artist? How has sexual misconduct changed Hollywood? Let us know what you think and join the Phi Kappa Literary Society as we debate the following resolution - BIHR: The Academy should bar nominations from persons accused of sexual misconduct. We will also be sharing poetry and orations and holding at least one extemporaneous debate after the main debate.  
Event type: Discussion    Host: The Phi Kappa Literary Society
More information: phikappals@gmail.com, phikappauga.org

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series Lecture

Fri. March 2, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
"Sexual Health Intervention Opportunities: Tailoring Avatars in a Digital Game for HPV Vaccine Uptake" presented by Dr. Gabrielle Darville, Instructor at the University of Georgia in the College of Public Health.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Junior Ladies Garden Club Flower Show

Sat. March 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Designers compete to create floral arrangements inspired by works of art in the museum’s permanent collection. Free and open to the public.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/junio

Gallery Talk: Art + Feminism

Sat. March 3, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, and Nell Andrew, associate professor of art history, UGA, for a special gallery talk focusing on modernity and spaces of femininity in the art world. After the talk, head over to the Lamar Dodd School of Art Library for the Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/galle

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Sat. March 3, 2018, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well documented, with less than 10 percent of its contributors identifying as female. Reasons for the gender gap are under debate, but the practical effect of this disparity is not: content is skewed by the lack of female participation. Following a gallery talk at museum, come to the Lamar Dodd School of Art Library (room N201) for an afternoon of communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. Contact callan@uga.edu.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/art-f

Sunday Spotlight Tour: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Sun. March 4, 2018, 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/sunda

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. March 5, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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 History Month Film Screening

Mon. March 5, 2018, 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM - Special Collections Libraries 271
Screening of "The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen" - a documentary film of the life of Angela Bowen, who grew up in Boston during the Jim Crow era, went on to become a classical ballerina, a legendary dance teacher, a Black, lesbian feminist activist, writer, and professor.
Event type: Film    Host: Institute for Women's Studies and Lucy Hargrett Draper Center
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Student Success Workshop: Coping Strategies for UGA's Introverts

Tue. March 6, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
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: Personal Enrichment    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Student Success Workshop: Tips for Being Successful in College Math

Tue. March 6, 2018, 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #207
A lot of you may notice that college math teaching and learning is quite different from that in high school. Are you frustrated when you are working on math homework, and are you miserable taking the tests? In this workshop, you will receive tips on how to establish good math habits and be successful in college mathematics.
Event type: Personal Enrichment    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

Tue. March 6, 2018, 04:00 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
The spring semester class withdrawal deadline is the Monday after spring break, March 19th, at 11:59 pm. 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 throug major, and overall degree completion.
Event type: Forum/Panel    Host: Keith Allen, Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Tour at Two: Women Artists in “Crafting History"

Wed. March 7, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
For this special Women’s History Month tour, the three co-curators of “Crafting History: Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia” (Ashley Callahan, Annelies Mondi and Mary Hallam Pearse) will give a tour featuring works by women artists in the exhibition.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/tour-

Using Source Materials in Academic Writing (II): Paraphrasing Effectively

Wed. March 7, 2018, 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
This 50-minute workshop presents strategies for effective paraphrasing to avoid committing plagiarism. Topics to be covered include why and when to paraphrase, basic ground rules for paraphrasing, paraphrasing strategies, and citation consideration. Students will also practice paraphrasing short segments from articles.
Event type: Personal Enrichment    Host: Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Food For All

Wed. March 7, 2018, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM - MLC Room 248
To highlight the plentiful healthy food place alternatives within Athens for UGA Students as well as give each organization the platform to publicize themselves and their volunteer opportunities. In order to highlight that goal, a panel will be provided to discuss different avenues for food access in Athens as well as what students/orgs can do to improve the aspect of healthy food alternatives within the community.
Event type: Discussion    Host: Real Food UGA & Fighting Against Youth Obesity
More information: Evan Simone Johnson, 562-677-4396, esj22455@uga.edu

Concert of French Opera

Thu. March 8, 2018, 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM - M. Smith Griffith Auditorium- Georgia Museum of Art
The UGA Opera Theatre will present a concert of selections from a variety of French operas in coordination with the exhibition “Opera in Print: Fin-de-siècle Posters from the Blum Collection.” The concert will include arias, duets and ensembles from operas by Bizet, Massenet, Thomas, Offenbach, Debussy, Lehar and others. This period provided some of the most beautiful and romantic music in history and has remained the basic opera repertoire to this day. Followed by a tour of the exhibition.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/conce

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. March 9, 2018, 09:30 AM - 10:30 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.
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, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/morni

Artful Conversation: Homer Dodge Martin

Wed. March 14, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join Sage Kincaid, assistant curator of education, for a closer look and conversation on Homer Dodge Martin’s painting “The Old Mill.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/artfu

Yoga in the Galleries

Thu. March 15, 2018, 06:00 PM - 07:00 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, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/yoga-

Third Thursday

Thu. March 15, 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, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/third

Twilight Tour: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

Thu. March 15, 2018, 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/twili

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. March 19, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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 History Month Film Screening

Mon. March 19, 2018, 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Special Collections Libraries 271
Screening of "Strange Justice: The Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill Story" - a Peabody Award winning made-for-cable TV drama based on the book of the same name by Wall Street Journal reporters Jane Mayer and Jill Abramson. The film accounts the events of Anita Hill's sexual harassment accusations and the Senate confirmation hearings of Clarence Thomas.
Event type: Film    Host: Institute for Women's Studies and Lucy Hargrett Draper Center
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

TEDxUGA

Tue. March 20, 2018, 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM - The Classic Center Theatre
Our world is made up of connections—an intricate web built from the ties of biology and the wires of technology. At the University of Georgia, we’ve found that the remarkable can happen when unexpected connections occur: paths cross, forces combine, people collaborate, and new ideas come alive. The most powerful connections are the ones we never see coming. At TEDxUGA 2018, we will explore the stories, experiences, and ideas that emerge when things connect.
Reservation information: TEDxUGA.com/register
Ticket charge: $15
To obtain tickets: TEDxUGA.com/register
Event type: Festival    Host: TEDxUGA
More information: Ian Webb, 706.521.3572, TEDreg@uga.edu, TEDxUGA.com/register

BFE

Tue. March 20, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Seney-Stovall Chapel
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Lecture: Namita Wiggers

Wed. March 21, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Namita Wiggers is an American crafts curator, educator, and writer based in Portland, Oregon. Wiggers is the director and co-founder of Critical Craft Forum and teaches applied craft and design at the Oregon College of Art and Craft, the Pacific Northwest College of Art and Portland State University. Wiggers served as the director and chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Craft from 2004 to 2014. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “Crafting History.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/lectu

Note-Taking 2.0

Wed. March 21, 2018, 01:15 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #268
In this workshop, students will learn more about using their notes to completely master the class material.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Amelia Hoyle, 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. March 21, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/tour-

BFE

Wed. March 21, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Seney-Stovall Chapel
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Lunchtime Time Machine: What Did Imaginary Cities Look Like in the Middle Ages?

Thu. March 22, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Ari Levine. Professor Levine teaches courses in Chinese, East Asian, and world history. He is the author of Divided by a Common Language: Factional Conflict in Late Northern Song China, and he’s currently completing a book project on urban space and cultural memory in the Northern Song capital of Kaifeng. Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

Panel Discussion: “Crafting History: Beyond the Object”

Thu. March 22, 2018, 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Join us for a conversation with leading scholars, curators and educators in a dialogue on the scholarship and narrative of craft history and material culture. Panelists include Namita Wiggers; Mia Hall; Sarah Schleuning, curator of at High Museum of Art; and Marilyn Zapf, assistant director at the Center for Craft, Creativity & Design, Asheville, North Carolina.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/panel

2018 Intersociety Debate

Thu. March 22, 2018, 07:30 PM - Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom in the UGA School of Law
Join one of UGA’s oldest traditions as the Phi Kappa Literary Society and the Demosthenian Literary Society compete in the annual Intersociety Debate! The societies have a longstanding rivalry dating back to 1820. This year they will debate the topic Be it Resolved: Globalization is a net detriment to the developing world.
Event type: Discussion    Host: The Phi Kappa Literary Society and the Demosthenian Literary Society
More information: Mary Beth Dicks, mary.dicks@uga.edu

BFE

Thu. March 22, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: PM - Cellar Theatre, Fine Arts Building
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Symposium: “The Image of the Buddha in South Asia"

Fri. March 23, 2018, 10:00 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
Speakers from Europe and across the United States will present a series of lectures engaging the early history and development of the Buddha image in South Asia in the symposium "The Image of the Buddha in South Asia: Trans-Regional Diversity, Localized Idioms and Iconographic Innovation." These lectures accompany and will be oriented toward contextualizing the exhibition “Images of Awakening: The Buddhist Sculptural Heritage of Afghanistan and Pakistan.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/sympo

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series Lecture

Fri. March 23, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
"Why Stories Matter: Using Multi-Storied Texts to Challenge Dominant Discourses in the Classroom and Beyond" presented by Jennifer Whitley, Language & Literacy Education.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

BFE

Fri. March 23, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: - Seney-Stovall Chapel
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Morning Mindfulness

Fri. March 23, 2018, 09:30 PM - 10:30 PM - 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.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/morni

Symposium: “The Image of the Buddha in South Asia"

Sat. March 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - Georgia Museum of Art
Speakers from Europe and across the United States will present a series of lectures engaging the early history and development of the Buddha image in South Asia in the symposium "The Image of the Buddha in South Asia: Trans-Regional Diversity, Localized Idioms and Iconographic Innovation." These lectures accompany and will be oriented toward contextualizing the exhibition “Images of Awakening: The Buddhist Sculptural Heritage of Afghanistan and Pakistan.”
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/sympo

BFE

Sat. March 24, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10: - Seney-Stovall Chapel
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

BFE

Sun. March 25, 2018, 02:30 PM - 04: - Seney-Stovall Chapel
A darkly comic coming-of-age tale by playwright Julia Cho detailing an Asian-American teen’s struggles with identity, her agoraphobic mother and a rash of local murders targeting blonde girls. In performance March 20-24 at 8 p.m. and March 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Seney-Stovall Chapel.
Ticket charge: $7
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. March 26, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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 History Month Film Screening

Mon. March 26, 2018, 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM - Special Collections Libraries 271
Screening of "MissRepresentation" - a documentary film exploring how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in influential positions in American and challenges the media's limiting and often disparaging portrayals of women, which make it difficult for the average girl to see herself as powerful.
Event type: Film    Host: Institute for Women's Studies and Lucy Hargrett Draper Center
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Lunchtime Time Machine: "Why Did So Many Crossdressers Fight in the American Civil War?"

Tue. March 27, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - 101 LeConte Hall
Kate Dahlstrand is the winner of this year's graduate student Lunch Time Time Machine guest lecturer competition. Dahlstrand will be giving her Lunchtime Time Machine talk on the topic: "Why did so many crossdressers fight in the American Civil War?" The public is invited. This is a FREE event, and pizza will be served.
Event type: Lecture    Host: History Department
More information: History Department, 706 542-2053, history@uga.edu, www.history.uga.edu

Communicating with UGA Faculty

Tue. March 27, 2018, 12:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
Students will learn how to appropriately engage with UGA faculty before, during, and after class, during office hours and via written communication (email).
Event type: Lecture    Host: Lindsay Coco, Division of Academic Enhancement
More information: Keith Allen, 706-583-0403, khallen@uga.edu, //dae.uga.edu/resources/success-workshops/

Student Success Workshop: Wellness Strategies for Well-Being and Productivity

Tue. March 27, 2018, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #275
Science has evidenced a plethora of mindfulness approaches that are easily and effectively applied in academic settings. These mindfulness tools enhance concentration, memory, and wellness. In this experiential workshop, attendees will be introduced to brief strategies for relaxing the body, focusing the mind, and remaining productive throughout the semester.
Event type: Personal Enrichment    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. March 28, 2018, 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Georgia Museum of Art
Led by docents.
Event type: Art    Host: Georgia Museum of Art
More information: Hillary Brown, 7065424662, hazbrown@uga.edu, //georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/tour-

Guest lecture Tore Olsson: "Looking for Parallels and Intersections in US and Mexican History"

Thu. March 29, 2018, 04:00 PM - 221 LeConte Hall
Tore Olsson, a UGA history alumni and current Assistant Professor of History at U Tennessee-Knoxville, will give a talk entitled, "Looking for Parallels and Intersections in US and Mexican History." Olsson's new book is "Agrarian Crossings" (Princeton U 2017).
Event type: Lecture    Host: History Department
More information: History Department, 706 542-2053, history@uga.edu, www.history.uga.edu

Phi Kappa and RefUGA Debate: Does the U.S. Have a Responsibility to Assist Refugees?

Thu. March 29, 2018, 07:00 PM - Phi Kappa Hall
What does the United States owe to refugees it hosts? Is there a way to ensure success? Let us know what you think and join the Phi Kappa Literary Society and Refugee Outreach as we debate the following resolution - BIHR: The US is responsible for the successful acclimation of refugees. We will also be sharing poetry and orations and holding at least one extemporaneous debate after the main debate.  
Event type: Discussion    Host: The Phi Kappa Literary Society and Refugee Outreach
More information: phikappals@gmail.com, phikappauga.org

UGA History Book Club: The Color of Money, by Mehrsa Baradaran

Fri. March 30, 2018, 03:30 AM - Le Conte Hall, Room TBA
What are the real causes of racial wealth inequality? Find out at the UGA History Book Club, History of Capitalism Edition Mehrsa Baradaran, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and J. Alton Hosch Associate Professor of Law, UGA, will discuss her book _The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap_, Harvard University Press, 2017. Free copies of the book will be provided in advance to 25 participants.
This event is limited to 20 students
Reservation information: email Susan Mattern, smattern@uga.edu, or use the sign-up sheet on her office door, 327 Le Conte
Event type: Discussion    Host: Susan Mattern, Department of History
More information: Susan Mattern, 7-6-248-8897, smattern@uga.edu, //www.facebook.com/events/191010558316641/

Women's Studies Friday Speaker Series Lecture

Fri. March 30, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
"International Solidarity - A First-Hand Account: UGA Students March in Support of Black Lives Matter, the Pulse Nightclub Shooting and PRIDE While Studying Abroad in London" presented by Diann Moorman, Housing & Consumer Economics.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. April 2, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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

Bakari Sellers: “Education, Civil Rights and Equality: Cornerstones for our Future”

Mon. April 2, 2018, 03:00 PM - Georgia Center for Continuing Education, Mahler Auditorium; reception to follow.
At age 22, Sellers was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives, making him both the youngest member of the state legislature as well as the youngest African-American elected official in the nation. Sellers represented South Carolina’s 90th district in the state legislature from 2006–2014. He has also worked for Congressman James Clyburn and former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin.
Event type: Mary Frances Early Lecture    Host: Sponsored by the Graduate School, Graduate and Professional Scholars and the Office of Institutional Diversity.
More information: Nancy McDuff, nmcduff@uga.edu, //calendar.uga.edu/

Studying in Groups

Tue. April 3, 2018, 12:30 PM - Miller Learning Center Room #348
This workshop will help students learn how to leverage group study strategies as they seek to master the material and prepare for final exams. Students will learn how to utilize the strengths of others and how groups 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: Hewitt Rogers, 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 Lecture

Fri. April 6, 2018, 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM - Miller Learning Center 214
"Sexual harassment and sexual assault: how should we respond to 'Me, too'?” presented by Dr. Katie Hein, Health Promotion and Behavior.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Institute for Women's Studies
More information: Terri Hatfield, 706-542-2846, TLHAT@uga.edu, //iws.uga.edu

Othello

Fri. April 6, 2018, 08:30 PM - 10: - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Othello

Sat. April 7, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:30 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Othello

Sun. April 8, 2018, 02:30 PM - 05:00 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. April 9, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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

Chef Dan Barber: “What Kind of Menu Will Meet the Challenges of the Future?"

Tue. April 10, 2018, 02:00 PM - Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries Auditorium
Barber is the chef and co-owner of Blue Hill and Blue Hill at Stone Barns, and the author of “The Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food.” He has received multiple James Beard awards and was appointed by President Barack Obama to serve on the President’s Council on Physical Fitness, Sports and Nutrition. Barber has also been featured in the Netflix documentary series “Chef’s Table.”
Event type: Lecture    Host: Sponsored by the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
More information: Nancy McDuff, nmcduff@uga.edu, //calendar.uga.edu/

Othello

Thu. April 12, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:30 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Heather Gerken: “The Lessons of Lawyering: Why Ours is an Honest Profession”

Fri. April 13, 2018, 03:30 PM - Hirsch Hall, Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom
Gerken is one of the country’s leading experts on constitutional law and election law, and her work on election reform has affected policy at a national level. Gerken’s work as Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law focuses on federalism, diversity and dissent. Her work and scholarship has also been featured in a wide array of publications, including The New York Times, Boston Globe, Harvard Law Review, and Yale Law Journal.
Event type: John A. Sibley Lecture    Host: Sponsored by the School of Law.
More information: Nancy McDuff, nmcduff@uga.edu, //calendar.uga.edu/

Othello

Fri. April 13, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:30 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Othello

Sat. April 14, 2018, 08:00 PM - 10:30 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Othello

Sun. April 15, 2018, 02:30 PM - 05:00 - Fine Arts Theatre, Fine Arts Building
Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy pits the conniving Iago against his trusting friend Othello, weaving a potent commentary on jealousy, betrayal and racism. In performance April 6-7, 12-14 at 8 p.m. and April 8 & 15 at 2:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Ticket charge: $12
To obtain tickets: Tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Center Box Office on East Campus or the Tate Box Office between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. They can also be purchased at www.ugatheatre.com.
Event type: Theatre    Host: UGA Theatre
More information: Clay Chastain, 7065422836, wclay87@uga.edu, www.ugatheatre.com

Stress and Anxiety Workshop

Mon. April 16, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Science Learning Center, Classroom 345
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 January 22nd and ending on April 16th (no workshop on March 12). 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: Who Opened the U.S.-Mexican Border?

Tue. April 17, 2018, 12:30 PM - 01:15 PM - 101 LeConte
This installment of the Department of History’s undergraduate lecture series features Dr. Cindy Hahamovitch. Professor Hahamovitch teaches courses in U.S. history, labor history, and the history of immigration. She is the author of The Fruits of Their Labor: Atlantic Coast Farmworkers and the Making of Migrant Poverty, 1870-1945 (1997) and the triple prize-winning No Man's Land: Jamaican Guestworkers in America and the Global History of Deportable Labor (2011). Free admission, free pizza.
Event type: Lecture    Host: Department of History
More information: Laurie Kane, history@uga.edu

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