More than 2,000 students participated in the 16th annual UGA Relay for Life. Student fundraising teams raised a total of $203,396.31 toward this year's campaign. This year's relay featured a one-hour challenge with the University of South Carolina with the results so close that the schools agreed to call it a draw.
Hilary Hilgers, who is graduating with an English degree in May, has poured her heart and soul into everything she’s done during her time here and says UGA will have an impact on her for life.READ MORE
Professor Betsy Vonk in the School of Social Work helps her students prepare for successful careers by giving them plenty of time to try techniques, role-play and discuss real-world cases.READ MORE
Cultural Celebration focuses on Africa
A Cultural Awareness Celebration will be held April 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Tate Center Grand Hall. This event will be a time of celebration, laughter and a gentle reminder of the beauty, spirit and uniqueness that Africa brings to the world. There will be free African cuisine prepared by students and faculty, skits, music and dance.
Baseball team to host LSU
The Diamond Dogs will play a three-game series against Louisiana State University at Foley Field. The games will be April 17 at 7 p.m., April 18 at 2 p.m. and April 19 at 1 p.m. Tickets are $5 to $8.
Quartet to perform in Chapel, Hodgson Hall
The Performing Arts Center will present the Jupiter String Quartet with guests clarinetist Jon Manasse and pianist Jon Nakamatsu April 20 at 8 p.m. in Hodgson Concert Hall. The Jupiter Quartet will also perform a free concert at noon that day at the UGA Chapel. The quartet regularly performs across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia and South America. Tickets for the concert are $35 and are discounted for UGA students.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Food Waste and Hunger SummitZell B. Miller Learning Center
Saturday at the Rock
Spring Family HikingState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Family Day: Earth Day CelebrationGeorgia Museum of Art
Saturday Morning Club Concert: UGA Symphony Orchestra–CANCELEDPerforming Arts Center
Baseball vs. LSUFoley Field
Softball vs. FloridaJack Turner Stadium
Grady College Centennial Gala