The UGA Institute of Higher Education will launch its 50th anniversary with a reception Aug. 27 at 4:30 p.m. at Meigs Hall. The celebration will include the reading of a proclamation issued by Gov. Nathan Deal, above, with Libby Morris, director of the Institute of Higher Education.
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Archway, CED exhibit to feature student work
The Archway Partnership and the College of Environment and Design will hold a reception for the opening of an exhibit that will feature projects from across Georgia that highlight the partnership between Archway and CED Aug. 28 from 4:30-6 p.m. in Barrel Hall of the Jackson Street Building. Parking is available in the North Campus parking deck.
Recreational Sports begins intramurals registration
The UGA Recreational Sports program has begun registration for a variety of intramural sports, from soccer to golf to Frisbee. Entry fees and registration deadlines vary for each team sport. For more information, see the Rec Sports intramurals website (http://www.recsports.uga.edu/intramural_sports.php)
Author to discuss ‘Farmageddon'
Author and activist Philip Lymbery will speak about his book "Farmageddon: The True Cost of Cheap Meat" Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. in Room 171 of the Miller Learning Center. Lymbery is chief executive of Compassion in World Farming and a prominent commentator on the effects of industrial farming. He will discuss how factory farming harms human health, the environment and the well-being of animals.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Blood DriveTate Student Center
Fall Activities FairTate Student Center
Ecology/ICON Conservation SeminarEcology Building
Tour at Two: Highlights from the Permanent CollectionGeorgia Museum of Art
Congressional Town Hall Meeting
Georgia Genomics Facility SeminarMiller Plant Sciences
Institute of Higher Education 50th Anniversary Celebration ReceptionMeigs Hall