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Tour to focus on special collections
The special collections staff of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries will lead a tour of the gallery spaces on May 21 at 2 p.m. Participants should meet in the second floor rotunda.
Legion Pool to open for summer
Legion Pool will open on May 23 for the summer season. Hours of operation are 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m. daily through July 31, and 2-7 p.m. Aug. 1-8. Admission is $3 for students, $4 for faculty and staff, $3 for children ages 3-15 (who must be accompanied by an adult) and $5 for guests and members of Friends of Campus Life. A valid UGACard is required for students, faculty and staff.
GMOA to show ‘The Art of the Steal'
As part of its Art and Intrigue Film Series, the Georgia Museum of Art will show the film "The Art of the Steal" on May 23 at 7 p.m. The 2009 film chronicles the long and dramatic struggle for control of the Barnes Foundation, a private collection of art valued at more than $25 billion.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Wetland Plants: Ecology and Identification WorkshopState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Saturday at the Rock
School of Law Commencement
Baseball vs. FloridaFoley Field
Tour at Two: International Museum DayGeorgia Museum of Art
Construction advisory: Whitehall Road road and lane closures
Clarke Central High School GraduationStegeman Coliseum
Cedar Shoals High School GraduationStegeman Coliseum