On Tuesday, Georgia senior receiver Chris Conley was one of 11 college football players named to the 2014 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team. During the announcement, he had a surprise visit from a group of Barrow Elementary School students he works with regularly.
Joseph Colbert has served his country both in the Marine Corps and AmeriCorps. As UGA’s first Pat Tillman Military Scholar, he is now pursuing his future as an ecologist with plans to continue his public service mission.READ MORE
Erin Lipp, a professor of environmental health science in the College of Public Health, encourages her students to think critically about science and how it affects the world in which they live.READ MORE
Pulitzer-winning author to speak
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sonia Nazario will give a lecture Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. in Room 271 at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. Nazario has spent more than 20 years reporting and writing about social issues, most recently as a projects reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Her stories have tackled some of the country’s most intractable problems. A book signing will be available after her lecture.
Volleyball team to host Alabama
The volleyball team will play the University of Alabama Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. in Stegeman Coliseum.
University Theatre presents ‘Clybourne Park'
The University Theatre will open its run of "Clybourne Park" Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. in the Cellar Theatre at the Fine Arts Building. Winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Play, an Olivier Award and the Pulitzer Prize, this satiric comedy about race and real estate spins off of Lorraine Hansberry's "Raisin in the Sun" to follow one house over 50 years, from the era of segregation to gentrification. It also will be performed Sept. 26, 30 and Oct. 1-3 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 at 2:30 p.m. The admission cost is $16, or $12 for students.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Respondus WorkshopZell B. Miller Learning Center
Blood DriveTate Student Center
Test of UGAAlert System—CANCELED
UGA Volunteer FairTate Student Center
Tuesday Tour at TwoRichard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
Ecology SeminarEcology Building
Study Abroad 101: Writing for Study Abroad ScholarshipsZell B. Miller Learning Center
Lecture on William Shakespeare’s PlantsState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Discussion: Uses of Linux