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August 2022

Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship application opens

August 1, 2022

The Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship application is open Aug. 1, 2022. The application deadline is January 11, 2023. Request access to the application by emailing fellowships@uga.edu. For questions about the Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship, contact Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu, or Emily Shirley, emily9@uga.edu.

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Lunch & Learn with UGA’s Portuguese & Russian Flagship Programs

August 31, 2022 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Are you a first or second-year student considering taking a foreign language like Portuguese or Russian? Do you want to get more out of your language learning experience? Come to this Lunch & Learn session on Wednesday, August 31, to hear from Dr. Bruno Sales, Assistant Director of UGA’s Portuguese Flagship Program, and Dr. Sofia Ivanova, Coordinator of UGA’s Russian Flagship Program. They will discuss what a language flagship program looks…

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September 2022

Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. John Campbell

September 1, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Please join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Thursday, September 1 with Dr. John Campbell, Professor and J.M. Tull Chair in Accounting in the Terry College of Business. He will present "Investors Make Predictable Mistakes: How Financial Data Predicts Future Stock Returns." Everyone wants to know how to make money in the stock market. In general, stock prices reflect a firm's value. However, investors sometimes miss critical information that can…

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Labor Day – No Classes

September 5, 2022
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CURO Information Session

September 6, 2022 @ 2:20 pm - 3:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities information sessions introduce UGA undergraduates to our program, opportunities for self-selected research experiences, and strategies for contacting faculty research mentors. For those new to undergraduate research, the CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about what CURO has to offer. Fall 2022 sessions will be held on the following dates and times: Tuesday 9/6, 2:20-3:10 – Moore Hall, Rm 116 Monday 9/26, 1:50-2:40 – Moore Hall, Rm 202 Tuesday 10/4, 12:45-1:30 –…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Mable Fok

September 8, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Mable Fok: "Biomimicry: Nature-inspired Innovation" from 12:30-1:20 p.m. in Moore Hall 102. REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Honors Information Session

September 9, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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2022 40 Under 40 Honoree Luncheon

September 9, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The 2022 40 Under 40 Honoree Luncheon will be held in the Tate Grand Hall. This event is by invitation only. From the Morehead Honors College, the recipients are: Mr. Dustin Edward Dyer BSAE ’06 – GN&C Discipline Expert, NASA Dr. Christina Lynn Faust BS ’09, MS ‘09 – (FF) – Research Fellow, University of Glasgow Dr. Mia Catharine Morgan Mattioli BSBE ’08 – Environmental ENG., CDC Dr. Andrew Campbell (Drew) McKown BS ‘07 – (FF) – Physician, Athens Pulmonary…

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Honors Information Session

September 12, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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Lunch & Learn: UGA School of Law

September 14, 2022 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Lunch & Learn about UGA School of Law on September 14 from 12:20-1:10 p.m. in Moore Hall 102. REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Honors Information Session

September 16, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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Honors Information Session

September 19, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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Marshall Scholarship external deadline

September 20, 2022

The Marshall Scholarship external deadline is September 20, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.marshallscholarship.org/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Schwarzman Scholarship external deadline

September 20, 2022

The Schwarzman Scholarship external deadline is September 20, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.schwarzmanscholars.org/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. David Williams

September 21, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: LINCOLN’S GREATEST SPEECH: THE SECOND INAUGURAL by Ronald C. White, Jr. Discussion Leader: Dr. David Williams, Josiah Meigs Professor of Religion Date: Wednesday, September 21, 6:30-8:00pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: As the day for Lincoln’s second inauguration drew near, Americans wondered what their sixteenth president would say about the Civil War. Would Lincoln guide the nation toward “Reconstruction”? What about the slaves? They had…

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Signature Lectures: Kristin Leachman, contemporary artist

September 22, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Georgia Museum of Art, 90 Carlton Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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“Longleaf Lines and the Fifty Forests Project” Location: Georgia Museum of Art, M. Smith Griffith Auditorium Leachman’s paintings are noted for repositioning abstraction, figuration and geometry, making seamless connections between the subliminal and sublime. Her current project, “Fifty Forests,” explores both pattern and symbolism in the growth formations of trees throughout America’s 50 states, including most recently the old-growth longleaf forests of Georgia. Leachman also designed “Senzeni Na?” (“What Have We Done?”), an Academy Award nominee for Best Live Action…

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Signature Lectures: Valerie Boyd Tribute

September 22, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 300 S Hull Street
Athens, GA 30605 United States
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Georgia Writers Hall of Fame: Valerie Boyd Tribute Who: Rosalind Bentley, Karen Good Marable, Latria Graham, Tayari Jones, and Shay Youngblood, writers who collaborated with noted author and former UGA faculty member Valerie Boyd Location: Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Room 285 Atlanta native Valerie Boyd was a writer, teacher, editor and acclaimed biographer of Zora Neale Hurston. Her 2003 book, “Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston,” was celebrated as “the definitive Hurston biography for many…

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Honors Information Session

September 23, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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Honors Information Session

September 26, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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CURO Information Session

September 26, 2022 @ 1:50 pm - 2:40 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities information sessions introduce UGA undergraduates to our program, opportunities for self-selected research experiences, and strategies for contacting faculty research mentors. For those new to undergraduate research, the CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about what CURO has to offer. Fall 2022 sessions will be held on the following dates and times: Monday 9/26, 1:50-2:40 – Moore Hall, Rm 202 Tuesday 10/4, 12:45-1:30 – Moore Hall, Rm 116 Thursday 10/20, 3:30-4:20 –…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Katie Ireland

September 27, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: ARTIFICIAL UNINTELLIGENCE: HOW COMPUTERS MISUNDERSTAND THE WORLD by Meredith Broussard Discussion Leader: Dr. Katie Ireland, Willson Center Digital Humanities Lab Outreach Coordinator Date: Tuesday, September 27, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: In Artificial Unintelligence, Meredith Broussard argues that our collective enthusiasm for applying computer technology to every aspect of life has resulted in a tremendous amount of poorly designed systems. We are so…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Lisa Renzi-Hammond

September 29, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Renzi-Hammond: "Changing how rural Georgia understands, prevents, and diagnoses neurodegenerative disease” REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Please join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Thursday, September 29, with Dr. Lisa Renzi-Hammond, Associate Professor of Health Promotion and Behavior. She will be presenting "From the classroom to the community: Changing how rural Georgia understands, prevents, and diagnoses neurodegenerative disease.” Alzheimer’s disease is forecast to be one of the most expensive public health problems…

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Mitchell Scholarship external deadline

September 30, 2022

The Mitchell Scholarship external deadline is September 30, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.us-irelandalliance.org/mitchellscholarship. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Drop-in Hours for Resume, Cover Letter, and Application Advising

September 30, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Virtual – Zoom link posted on the Honors Network Drop into Elizabeth's Zoom room to ask questions, share your documents, and receive feedback about your resume, cover letter, or application essays for external programs. Log into the Honors Network student calendar to find a date, time, and Zoom link. Drop-in meetings are typically short (15 min). To set up a one-on-one appointment with Elizabeth for more in-depth feedback, email her at ejhsears@uga.edu. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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Honors Information Session

September 30, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday and Friday, repeating until September 30, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors information sessions are held in Moore Hall, home of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College. In each session, an Honors staff representative will provide information pertaining to the academic, cultural, and extracurricular aspects of the program, as well as admissions information. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking…

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October 2022

Rhodes Scholarship external deadline

October 3, 2022

The Rhodes Scholarship external deadline is October 3, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk/scholarships/the-rhodes-scholarship/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Monday Honors Information Sessions

October 3, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Monday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 309. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall. Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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CURO Information Session

October 4, 2022 @ 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities information sessions introduce UGA undergraduates to our program, opportunities for self-selected research experiences, and strategies for contacting faculty research mentors. For those new to undergraduate research, the CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about what CURO has to offer. Fall 2022 sessions will be held on the following dates and times: Tuesday 10/4, 12:45-1:30 – Moore Hall, Rm 116 Thursday 10/20, 3:30-4:20 – Moore Hall, Rm 102 Monday, 11/7, 11:30-12:20 –…

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Signature Lectures: Mason Public Leadership Lecture

October 5, 2022 @ 10:20 am - 11:30 am
University of Georgia Chapel, 109 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Who: Shan Cooper, founder and Chief Executive Officer, Journey Forward Strategies, LLC Location: University of Georgia Chapel Cooper’s work focuses on the intersection of business and people strategies. Her company, Journey Forward Strategies, is a consulting firm specializing in leadership development and organization effectiveness. She has received numerous honors, including the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Women of Influence Lifetime Achievement Award, Georgia Trend Magazine’s Most Respected Business Leader Award, and the American Association of University Women’s Woman of the Year Award.…

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Careers in Wealth Management: A Talk with Chris W. Brown

October 5, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Are you interested in learning more about careers in wealth management? Join us for a dinner talk by Christopher W. Brown, a distinguished alumnus of UGA. He is excited to have the chance to talk with students about career options within wealth management, a career path he has found very fulfilling. Chris is the founder of Brown Miller Wealth Management, which had been a part of Wells Fargo Advisors until he…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Alex Reed

October 5, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: INTO THE WILD by Jon Krakauer Discussion Leader: Dr. Alex Reed, Associate Professor of Legal Studies Date: Wednesday, October 5, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his…

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Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Session

October 6, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Sessions will be held throughout October. Registration is required. Register here to receive a Zoom link for the Oct. 6 session. Sessions are offered virtually via Zoom. If you cannot attend any of the available sessions, you may email honors@uga.edu with questions or to set up a time to discuss First-Semester Entry with the Honors Recruitment and Enrollment Team.

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Friday Honors Information Sessions

October 7, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 302. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall.> Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Midterm

October 10, 2022

UGA Midterm is Oct. 10.

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Nicholas Allen

October 10, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: BEATLEBONE by Kevin Barry Discussion Leader: Dr. Nicholas Allen, Director of the Willson Center and Professor in Humanities Date: Monday, October 10, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: It is 1978, and John Lennon has escaped New York City to try to find the island off the west coast of Ireland he bought eleven years prior. Leaving behind domesticity, his approaching forties, his inability…

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Knight-Hennessy Scholarship external deadline

October 12, 2022

The Knight-Hennessy Scholarship external deadline is October 12, 2022. For more information, visit https://knight-hennessy.stanford.edu/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Gates Cambridge Scholarship external deadline

October 12, 2022

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship external deadline is October 12, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.gatescambridge.org/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Session

October 12, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Sessions will be held throughout October. Registration is required. Register here to receive a Zoom link for the Oct. 12 session. Sessions are offered virtually via Zoom. If you cannot attend any of the available sessions, you may email honors@uga.edu with questions or to set up a time to discuss First-Semester Entry with the Honors Recruitment and Enrollment Team.

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Faculty listening session – virtual

October 13, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Jere W. Morehead Honors College invites faculty from across the University of Georgia to attend one of three faculty listening sessions with Dean Meg Amstutz. These listening sessions are designed to gather faculty feedback and input as Honors continues its development as the university’s 18th college. Location: This session—on Thursday, Oct. 13, from 4-5 p.m.—will be held on Zoom. Registration is required at https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cJ7Pqpn8EAPILSm?jfefe=new. Read more about the faculty listening sessions at https://honors.uga.edu/faculty-listening-sessions-2022/.

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Friday Honors Information Sessions

October 14, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 302. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall.> Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Faculty listening session – in person

October 14, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

The Jere W. Morehead Honors College invites faculty from across the University of Georgia to attend one of three faculty listening sessions with Dean Meg Amstutz. These listening sessions are designed to gather faculty feedback and input as Honors continues its development as the university’s 18th college. Location: This session—on Friday, Oct. 14, from 1-2 p.m.—will be held in Room 116 of Moore Hall. Registration is required at https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cJ7Pqpn8EAPILSm?jfefe=new. Read more about the faculty listening sessions at https://honors.uga.edu/faculty-listening-sessions-2022/.

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Dorothé Otemann Development Suite Dedication

October 14, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

The Dorothé Otemann Development Suite Dedication will be held Friday, October 14,  from 3-4:30 p.m. in Moore Hall. We are grateful to Becky Winkler for her generous gift in honor of her dear friend, Dorothé, which makes this dedication possible. This event is by invitation only.

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UGA Early Action Admissions application deadline

October 15, 2022

https://www.admissions.uga.edu/apply/start-application/

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Monday Honors Information Sessions

October 17, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Monday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 309. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall. Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Resume and Cover Letter Refresher Session

October 18, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Sign up via the Honors Network Virtual via Zoom This virtual refresher course for resume and cover letter writing will provide an overview of best practices to help you get your application materials tuned up and ready to go. Students planning to apply for the Honors Internship Program, HISP, or Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship are especially encouraged to attend. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Session

October 18, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Virtual First-Semester Entry Information Sessions will be held throughout October. Registration is required. Register here to receive a Zoom link for the Oct. 18 session. Sessions are offered virtually via Zoom. If you cannot attend any of the available sessions, you may email honors@uga.edu with questions or to set up a time to discuss First-Semester Entry with the Honors Recruitment and Enrollment Team.

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Boren Awards and Critical Language Scholarship Information Session

October 18, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Miller Learning Center, 48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Register here MLC Room 267 Elizabeth Hughes, Boren Awards Campus Representative, and Colleen Larson, Global Education Advisor, will present an overview of two scholarship opportunities for students who want to study critical languages abroad. To learn more about the Boren Awards, visit https://www.borenawards.org/. To learn more about the Critical Language Scholarship, visit https://clscholarship.org/. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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Resume and Cover Letter Work Session

October 19, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Sign up via the Honors Network Location: 116 Moore Hall This in-person work session will provide resume and cover letter tip sheets and ample time to receive feedback and revise your documents. Drop into the session any time, bring your laptop and a hard copy of your resume/cover letter, and stay as long as you would like. Elizabeth Hughes and Kora Burton will be on hand to provide feedback as you polish your resume and cover letter.…

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Faculty listening session – virtual

October 19, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

The Jere W. Morehead Honors College invites faculty from across the University of Georgia to attend one of three faculty listening sessions with Dean Meg Amstutz. These listening sessions are designed to gather faculty feedback and input as Honors continues its development as the university’s 18th college. Location: This session—on Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 3:30-4:45 p.m.—will be held on Zoom. Registration is required at https://ugeorgia.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cJ7Pqpn8EAPILSm?jfefe=new. Read more about the faculty listening sessions at https://honors.uga.edu/faculty-listening-sessions-2022/.

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Resume and Cover Letter Work Session

October 20, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Sign up via the Honors Network Location: 116 Moore Hall This in-person work session will provide resume and cover letter tip sheets and ample time to receive feedback and revise your documents. Drop into the session any time, bring your laptop and a hard copy of your resume/cover letter, and stay as long as you would like. Elizabeth Hughes and Kora Burton will be on hand to provide feedback as you polish your resume and cover letter.…

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Honors International Scholars Program & Study Abroad Opportunities – Information Session

October 20, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors International Scholars Program & Study Abroad Opportunities - Information Session Thursday, October 20 102 Moore Hall Pizza and drinks served - no registration required.   Come out to an information session to learn about the Honors International Scholars Program and study abroad opportunities! Past recipients will speak about their experiences abroad and share advice for putting together a competitive application. The Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) supports Honors students engaging in overseas opportunities by providing 65-80 scholarships per year,…

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Resume and Cover Letter Refresher Session

October 20, 2022 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Sign up via the Honors Network Location: Virtual via Zoom This virtual refresher course for resume and cover letter writing will provide an overview of best practices to help you get your application materials tuned up and ready to go. Students planning to apply for the Honors Internship Program, HISP, or Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship are especially encouraged to attend. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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CURO Information Session

October 20, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities information sessions introduce UGA undergraduates to our program, opportunities for self-selected research experiences, and strategies for contacting faculty research mentors. For those new to undergraduate research, the CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about what CURO has to offer. Fall 2022 sessions will be held on the following dates and times: Thursday 10/20, 3:30-4:20 – Moore Hall, Rm 102 Monday, 11/7, 11:30-12:20 – Moore Hall, Rm 309 To sign up to…

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Friday Honors Information Sessions

October 21, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 302. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall.> Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Withdraw Deadline

October 24, 2022

The UGA withdraw deadline is Oct. 24.

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Monday Honors Information Sessions

October 24, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Monday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 309. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall. Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Honors International Scholars Program & Study Abroad Opportunities – Information Session

October 24, 2022 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors International Scholars Program & Study Abroad Opportunities - Information Session Monday, October 24 102 Moore Hall Pizza and drinks served - no registration required.   Come out to an information session to learn about the Honors International Scholars Program and study abroad opportunities! Past recipients will speak about their experiences abroad and share advice for putting together a competitive application. The Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) supports Honors students engaging in overseas opportunities by providing 65-80 scholarships per year,…

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Honors Book Discussion with Jessica Hunt

October 24, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: GOLD DIGGERS by Sanjena Sathian Discussion Leader: Ms. Jessica Hunt, Assistant Dean and Director of Scholarships, Morehead Honors College Date: Monday, October 24, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: A magical realist coming-of-age story, Gold Diggers skewers the model minority myth to tell a hilarious and moving story about immigrant identity, community, and the underside of ambition. A floundering second-generation teenager growing up in…

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Honors Book Discussion with Professor Grace Jun

October 26, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: UNIVERSAL MATERIALITY: WEARABLE INTERACTION DESIGN AND COMPUTER AIDED PROCESS FOR ACCESSIBLE WEARABLE SOLUTIONS by Jeanne Tan and Grace Jun Discussion Leader: Professor Grace Jun, Assistant Professor of Graphic Design (and co-author of book) Date: Wednesday, October 26, 5:30-6:30 p.m. (note special time) Location: Moore Hall 309 Description: Universal Materiality is a summary of design examples from a collaboration including designers, engineers, occupational therapists, nonprofits, academic…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Cas Mudde

October 26, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: THE FAR RIGHT TODAY by Cas Mudde Discussion Leader: Dr. Cas Mudde, Stanley Wade Shelton UGAF Professor of International Affairs (and author of the book) Date: Wednesday, October 26, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: The far right is back with a vengeance. After several decades at the political margins, far-right politics has again taken center stage. In this timely book, leading global expert…

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Fall Break – No Classes

October 28, 2022

UGA's Fall Break will be held Oct. 28.

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Friday Honors Information Sessions

October 28, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 302. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall.> Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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Monday Honors Information Sessions

October 31, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Monday Honors Information Sessions for October will be held in Moore Hall, Room 309. We recommend that you park in the North Campus Parking Deck, a pay facility located on Jackson Street. Public parking is not available next to Moore Hall. Should the information session show as full, we will do our best to accommodate walk-in guests and answer…

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November 2022

Foundation Fellowship application deadline

November 1, 2022

The Foundation Fellowship application deadline is November 1, 2022. Prospective first-year students interested in the Foundation Fellowship must first submit a First-Year Admission application. They will be able to access the Foundation Fellowship application—which is linked to the Morehead Honors College application—within about one business day of submitting the UGA First-Year Admission application. Questions about the application: ffapply@uga.edu Questions about the Foundation Fellowship: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Truman Scholarship campus deadline

November 1, 2022

The Truman Scholarship campus deadline is November 1, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.truman.gov/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Carolyn Medine

November 1, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester JESUS AND THE DISINHERITED by Howard Thurman Discussion Leader: Dr. Carolyn Medine, Professor of Religion and Director of the Institute for African American Studies Date: Tuesday, November 1, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: Famously known as the text that Martin Luther King Jr. sought inspiration from in the days leading up to the Montgomery bus boycott, Howard Thurman’s Jesus and the Disinherited helped shape…

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Churchill Scholarship external deadline

November 2, 2022

The Churchill Scholarship external deadline is November 2, 2022. For more information, visit https://www.churchillscholarship.org/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Movie night with Dean Amstutz

November 2, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tate Student Center, 45 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Join Dean Amstutz for a screening of Ratatouille on Wednesday, November 2 at 7 p.m. in the Tate Theater. Admission is free, and popcorn and bottled water will be provided. The film will be introduced by Dr. Richard Neupert, Wheatley Professor of the Arts in the Department of Theatre & Film Studies. Dr. Neupert teaches film history and theory. His special areas of interest are French cinema, narrative theory, and animation. He is teaching a course on animation history this…

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Signature Lectures: Scott A. Hershovitz, University of Michigan

November 3, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Peabody Hall, 290 S Jackson Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Who: Scott A. Hershovitz, Thomas G. and Mabel Long Professor of Law, University of Michigan on “Nasty, Brutish and Short: Adventures in Philosophy with My Kids” Location: Peabody Hall, Room 115 Hershovitz is director of the Law and Ethics Program and professor of law and philosophy at the University of Michigan. He is the author of “Nasty, Brutish and Short: Adventures in Philosophy with My Kids,” an NPR Best Book of 2022. The book uses deft storytelling and a sharp…

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Signature Lectures: Georgia Writers Hall of Fame, John Lewis Tribute

November 3, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 300 S Hull Street
Athens, GA 30605 United States
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Who: Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell, co-author and illustrator of John Lewis’s “March” trilogy; moderated by Charlayne Hunter-Gault Location: Richard B. Russell Building, Special Collections Library, Room 285 Inspired by Martin Luther King Jr., John Lewis joined the Civil Rights Movement and became one of the founding figures of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) while attending Fisk University. With SNCC, Lewis led and participated in peaceful protests against segregation, including sit-ins at segregated lunch counters and Freedom Rides on…

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Honoring Philanthropy

November 4, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Herty Field, Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Honoring Philanthropy is an evening celebration of giving thanks to donors and friends of the Morehead Honors College. Hosted by the Morehead Honors College, it will be held Friday, November 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. on Herty Lawn. This event is by invitation only.

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CURO Information Session

November 7, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 12:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities information sessions introduce UGA undergraduates to our program, opportunities for self-selected research experiences, and strategies for contacting faculty research mentors. For those new to undergraduate research, the CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about what CURO has to offer. This session will be held: Monday, 11/7, 11:30-12:20 – Moore Hall, Rm 309 To sign up to attend an information session, please fill out the form at https://forms.gle/RnN1NWtYy1cSrPj98.

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Goldwater Scholarship campus deadline

November 8, 2022

The Goldwater Scholarship campus deadline is November 8, 2022. For more information, visit https://goldwaterscholarship.gov/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Signature Lectures: 2022 D.W. Brooks Lecture and Awards

November 8, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Georgia Center for Continuing Education and Hotel, 1197 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Who: Alison Van Eenennaam, professor of cooperative extension, animal genomics and biotechnology, Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis, on “Science Friction: Can effective communication save genome editing from the fate of GMOs?” Location: Georgia Center for Continuing Education, Mahler Hall A professor of cooperative extension in animal genomics and biotechnology at the University of California, Davis, for 20 years, Van Eenennaam’s current research projects include the development of genome editing approaches for cattle. She has given more than…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Yohannes Abate

November 9, 2022 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Dr. Yohannes Abate is the Susan Dasher and Charles Dasher MD Professor of Physics at the University of Georgia. Abate’s condensed matter physics research interests include fundamental nanoscale physical phenomena and interactions in nano- and quantum- materials. His group implements various terahertz, infrared, and optical spectroscopy and imaging techniques with diffraction unlimited spatial resolution. The lecture will be held on November 9 from 12:20-1:10pm in 102 Moore Hall. Please make sure…

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Signature Lectures: Johnstone Lecture at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia

November 9, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
State Botanical Garden of Georgia, 2450 S Milledge Ave
Athens, GA 30605 United States
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Who: Cassandra Quave, curator of the Herbarium and associate professor of dermatology and human health, Emory University, giving the Johnstone Lecture: “The Plant Hunter: A Scientist’s Quest for Nature’s Next Medicines” Location: State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Conservatory Great Room Quave leads anti-infective drug discovery research initiatives and teaches courses on medicinal plants, microbiology and pharmacology. As a medical ethnobotanist, her work focuses on the documentation and pharmacological evaluation of plants used in traditional medicine. Quave’s research is supported by the…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Santanu Chatterjee

November 10, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Thursday, November 10 with Dr. Santanu Chatterjee, Associate Dean for Diversity, International, and Master’s Programs and Dr. Harold A. Black Distinguished Professor of Economics in the Terry College of Business. He will be presenting "Social Influences and Decision-Making.” In this talk, Dr. Chatterjee will review some recent advances in behavioral economics on how fairness, gratitude, and random acts of kindness influence our decision-making…

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Signature Lectures: Coulson Lecture on Combustion in a Sustainable World

November 16, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interdisciplinary STEM Research Complex, 302 E Campus Road
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Who: Stephen Klippenstein, Argonne National Laboratory Distinguished Fellow, on “Combustion in a Sustainable World: From Molecules to Processes” Location: Interdisciplinary STEM Research Complex, Building 2, Room 1023 Stephen Klippenstein’s cutting-edge, computational chemistry research has significantly impacted a wide range of fields, including sustainable energy, combustion, interstellar chemistry and atmospheric chemistry. He has earned numerous prestigious honors including the Spiers Memorial Lecturer from the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Polanyi Medal from the Royal Society of Chemistry, and the Zeldovich Gold Medal…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Richard Blissett

November 16, 2022 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, November 16 with Dr. Richard Blissett, Assistant Professor of Educational Policy in the Department of Lifelong Education, Administration, and Policy in the Mary Frances Early College of Education. He will be presenting "Having Justice in Mind: The Social Psychology of Race-Conscious Education Politics.” Dr. Blissett is the principal investigator of the Democracy and Equity in Education Politics research group (https://coe.uga.edu/research/labs/deep), and the principal…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Éric Morales-Franceschini

November 16, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: OLGA DIES DREAMING by Xochitl Gonzalez Discussion Leader: Dr. Éric Morales-Franceschini, Assistant Professor of English and Latin American and Caribbean Studies Date: Wednesday, November 16, 6-8 p.m. Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: It's 2017, and Olga and her brother, Pedro “Prieto” Acevedo, are boldfaced names in their hometown of New York. Prieto is a popular congressman representing their gentrifying Latinx neighborhood in Brooklyn, while Olga…

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Thanksgiving Break – No Classes

November 23, 2022 @ 12:00 am - November 25, 2022 @ 11:59 pm

UGA's Thanksgiving break will be held on Nov. 23-25.

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December 2022

Gaither / Carnegie Junior Fellowship campus deadline

December 1, 2022

The Gaither/Carnegie Junior Fellowship campus deadline is December 1, 2022. For more information, visit https://carnegieendowment.org/about/jr-fellows/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Honors Teaching Assistant Info Session

December 5, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Are you interested in or want to learn more about what it takes to be an Honors Teaching Assistant?   Join Emily Ramsey, the First-Year Experience Program Coordinator, and three multi-semester HTAs over Zoom on Monday, December 5th from 6-7pm to find out more about this program, what it entails, and how to construct a strong HTA application.   Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/98243770087?pwd=d1VBOXRsVCtOMklScGViY0Y3eVRudz09   We look forward to seeing you soon and answering all your questions!   Contact: Emily Ramsey, emily.ramsey@uga.edu

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January 2023

Honors Teaching Assistant Info Session

January 10 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Are you interested in or want to learn more about what it takes to be an Honors Teaching Assistant? Do you have any last minute questions as you finish your applications? Join Emily Ramsey, the First-Year Experience Program Coordinator, and several multi-semester HTAs over Zoom on Tuesday, January 10, from 5:30-6:30pm to find out more about this program, what it entails, and how to construct a strong HTA application. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/96160732782?pwd=djc5NnhIZmhJaHVOdUI5MjQ3RzgvZz09 We look forward to seeing you soon and answering…

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Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship application deadline

January 11

The Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship application deadline is January 11, 2023. Request access to the application by emailing fellowships@uga.edu. Questions about the Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu; Emily Shirley, emily9@uga.edu

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Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) Round 2 Application Drafting Party

January 11 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Honors International Scholars Program - Round 2 Application Drafting PartyWednesday, January 11, 3:00-5:00pm309 Moore Hall No registration required.Join Elizabeth Hughes, Kora Burton, and Maria de Rocher for a working session designed to help you make progress on your Honors International Scholars Program application. Drop in when you can and receive feedback (from us and from each other) on your HISP application essays and/or resume. Bring your laptop or hardcopies of your application materials. We will have some pizza and drinks.The…

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Foundation Fellows Winter Retreat

January 14

The Foundation Fellows Winter Retreat will be held January 14, 2023. Contact: Emily Shirley, emily9@uga.edu

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Gaither / Carnegie Junior Fellowship deadline

January 15

The Gaither/Carnegie Junior Fellowship deadline is January 15, 2023. For more information, visit https://carnegieendowment.org/about/jr-fellows/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Udall Scholarship campus deadline

January 20

The Udall Scholarship campus deadline is January 20, 2023. For more information, visit https://www.udall.gov/ourprograms/scholarship/scholarship.aspx. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Honors College Spring Convocation, Reception, and Activity Fair

January 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 300 S Hull Street
Athens, GA 30605 United States
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The Honors College will host its Spring Convocation for current first-semester Honors students on Friday, January 20th in the Auditorium of the Richard B. Russell Jr. Special Collection Libraries. An Activity Fair and Reception will precede the event from 3:00-4:15pm in the Exhibit Hall of the Special Collections Libraries, followed by the Convocation ceremony from 4:15-5:15pm in the Auditorium. Attendance is limited to current first-semester Honors students only. Contact: Emily Ramsey, emily.ramsey@uga.edu.

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Honors Teaching Assistant application deadline

January 20 @ 5:00 pm

NOTE: **Deadline Extended to January 20, 2023** Apply to become an Honors Teaching Assistant (HTA)! Interested in mentoring students who are new to the Honors College? Applications are now open to apply to teach an HONS 1000H (Introduction to Honors) course for the Fall 2023 semester. The application can be found on the Honors College website at the following link: https://honors.uga.edu/academics/first-year-experience/introduction-to-honors/honors-teaching-assistants/. Completed applications and all materials should be submitted via the Qualtrics application link by 5pm on Friday, January 20,…

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Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) Round 2 Application Deadline

January 23

The Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) second-round application deadline is January 23, 2023 at 12pm (noon). The Honors International Scholars Program (HISP) supports Honors students engaging in overseas opportunities by providing around 70-90 scholarships per year, ranging from about $2,000 to $5,500. Students may use HISP funding to participate in traditional university-sponsored study abroad programs, university-to-university exchanges, language institutes, internships, and research and public service projects. HISP awards are merit-based, taking into account GPA (minimum 3.5), quality of essays, and…

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Boren Awards National Deadline, Fellowship

January 25

Fellowship: January 25, 2023, 5:00pm EST Scholarship: February 1, 2023, 5:00 pm EST The Boren Fellowship national deadline for graduate applicants is Wednesday, January 25, 2023. The Boren Scholarship national deadline for undergraduate applicants is Wednesday, February 1, 2023. There is an earlier campus deadline. For more information, contact Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu. To learn more about the Boren Awards visit https://www.borenawards.org/. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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Lunch & Learn: Entrepreneurship at UGA

January 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Lunch & Learn about Entrepreneurship at UGA with Dr. Donald Chambers, Lecturer and Associate Director of the Entrepreneurship Program in the Terry College of Business, on Thursday, January 26 from 12:30-1:20 p.m. in Moore Hall 102. REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Goldwater Scholarship external deadline

January 27

The Goldwater Scholarship external deadline is January 27, 2023. For more information, visit https://goldwaterscholarship.gov/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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February 2023

Boren Awards National Deadline, Scholarship

February 1

Fellowship: January 25, 2023, 5:00pm EST Scholarship: February 1, 2023, 5:00 pm EST The Boren Fellowship national deadline for graduate applicants is Wednesday, January 25, 2023. The Boren Scholarship national deadline for undergraduate applicants is Wednesday, February 1, 2023. There is an earlier campus deadline. For more information, contact Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu. To learn more about the Boren Awards visit https://www.borenawards.org/. Contact: Elizabeth Hughes, ejhsears@uga.edu

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Lunchbox Lecture with Leah Moss and Kyla Sterling

February 1 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, February 1 with Leah Moss and Kyla Sterling, Instructors of Entertainment & Media Studies. They will be presenting their research on user experience, product design, and web and app development, and will be providing information about UGA's New Media Institute. To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Truman Scholarship external deadline

February 7

The Truman Scholarship external deadline is February 7, 2023. For more information, visit https://www.truman.gov/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Lunch & Learn about UGA’s Special Collections Libraries

February 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 300 S Hull Street
Athens, GA 30605 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for a field-trip Honors Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, February 8 from 12:00-1:30. An information session and exclusive tour will be led by Instruction and Community Engagement Librarian Kathryn Manis and Exhibition Coordinator Jan Levinson Hebbard. For this special on-location visit to the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries, Kathryn Manis and Jan Levinson Hebbard will discuss all things Special Collections, answer your burning questions about UGA’s most…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Karen Russell

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: STATION ELEVEN by Emily St. John Mandel Discussion Leader: Dr. Karen Russell, Jim Kennedy New Media Professor and Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor of Public Relations Date: Wednesday, February 8, 6-8pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: Kirsten Raymonde will never forget the night Arthur Leander, the famous Hollywood actor, had a heart attack on stage during a production of King Lear. That was the night…

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Lunch & Learn: Making the Most of Your DC Experience

February 15 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

Join us for an Honors Lunch & Learn session on Wednesday, February 15 with Mr. Don DeMaria, Director of the Washington Semester Program. He will be presenting “Making the Most of your DC Experience.” Interested in interning in Washington, DC? Mr. DeMaria will discuss how you can gain valuable experience and best prepare to find an internship in the nation’s capital. Additionally, he will discuss how to make the most of your experience in DC through goal setting, professional development…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Ke “Luke” Li

February 22 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, February 22 with Dr. Ke "Luke" Li,  Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering. Dr. Li studies the resilience of water systems and will be presenting his research on sustainability. To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Luke Naeher

February 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: THE BASTARD BRIGADE: THE TRUE STORY OF THE RENEGADE SCIENTISTS AND SPIES WHO SABOTAGED THE NAZI ATOMIC BOMB by Sam Kean Discussion Leader: Dr. Luke Naeher, Professor of Environmental Health Science Date: Wednesday, February 22, 6-8pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: Scientists have always kept secrets. But rarely have the secrets been as vital as they were during World War II. In the middle of…

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Foundation Fellowship Interview Weekend

February 24 - February 25

The Foundation Fellowship Interview Weekend will be held February 24-25, 2023. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu; Emily Shirley, emily9@uga.edu

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Application/abstract deadline for 2023 CURO Symposium

February 28

The 2023 CURO Symposium is now accepting proposals. The online submission system will close on February 28, 2023. To apply, visit https://symposium.curo.uga.edu/applicants/submit-your-abstract. Apply for the 2023 CURO Symposium The 2023 CURO Symposium will be held April 3-4, 2023, at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. All undergraduates conducting faculty-mentored research are encouraged to submit an abstract for the annual CURO Symposium. You do not need to be involved in CURO courses or funding to apply to present your research—either as…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. David Williams

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: A TESTAMENT OF HOPE by Martin Luther King, Jr. Discussion Leader: Dr. David Williams, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor of Religion Date: Tuesday, February 28, 6-7:30pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: "We've got some difficult days ahead," civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr. told a crowd gathered at Memphis's Clayborn Temple on April 3, 1968. "But it really doesn't matter to me now because…

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March 2023

Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Alex Kojo Anderson

March 1 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, March 1 with Dr. Alex Kojo Anderson, Professor of Nutritional Sciences. He will be presenting "What Are We Eating vs. What is Recommended We Eat." To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Contact: Kora Burton, kla07590@uga.edu

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Honors Information Session

March 3 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

March 10 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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CURO Summer Research Fellowship deadline

March 15

Deadline: Wednesday, March 15, 2023 The Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities awards Summer Research Fellowships to support University of Georgia undergraduates interested in pursuing intensive, immersive, faculty-mentored research during the summer. In addition to financial support, Summer Fellows enjoy collaborative workshops, lectures, and other events with their cohort. CURO Summer Fellows receive a total of $3,000. One-third of this ($1,000) comes as a scholarship. For the remaining two-thirds ($2,000), Summer Fellows are placed on university payroll from May 1 to…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Amy Trauger

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: HEALING GROUNDS: CLIMATE, JUSTICE, AND THE DEEP ROOTS OF REGENERATIVE FARMING by Liz Carlisle Discussion Leader: Dr. Amy Trauger, Professor of Geography Date: Wednesday, March 15, 6-8pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: A powerful movement is happening in farming today—farmers are reconnecting with their roots to fight climate change. For one woman, that’s meant learning her tribe’s history to help bring back the buffalo. For…

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Honors Information Session

March 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

March 24 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Lunch & Learn about UGA’s Master of Public Administration Program

March 29 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunch & Learn session on Wednesday, March 29 with Mr. Brandon Solie, Assistant Director of Career Services and Recruitment of UGA’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) program within the School of Public & International Affairs. Have you considered pursuing a masters at UGA? Perhaps the Master of Public Administration is right for you! Mr. Solie will cover these topics and more. He will discuss why you…

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Honors College Semi Formal Dance

March 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
420 E Clayton Street, Athens GA 30601, 420 E Clayton Street
Athens, GA 30601 United States
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SAVE THE DATE! The Honors Student Council is excited to announce that the Honors Semi Formal Dance is back again! Leave the classroom behind, grab a date or friend, and come join us for an incredible night! This event is 18+. Honors attendees are allowed ONE non-Honors, UGA date! REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Attendees must fill out the following form: https://forms.gle/qqGCFBnFtdF2yaLNA. Questions? Contact Lindsay Rappe at lhr86715@uga.edu.

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Honors Information Session

March 31 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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April 2023

2023 CURO Symposium

April 3 - April 4
The Classic Center, 300 N Thomas St.
Athens, GA 30601 United States
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The 2023 CURO Symposium will be held April 3-4, 2023, at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia. The annual CURO Symposium highlights excellence in undergraduate research at the University of Georgia by offering an opportunity for students to communicate their own research to our broader community. All undergraduates pursuing faculty-mentored research—regardless of discipline, year, experience, honors/non-honors status, and whether they have been enrolled in CURO coursework (i.e., -R suffix courses)—may apply to present their research at the symposium. Presentations are…

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Honors Book Discussion with Dr. Amanda Murdie

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - All book discussion sign-ups announced at the beginning of the semester Book: THEORIES OF INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND ZOMBIES by Daniel Drezner Discussion Leader: Dr. Amanda Murdie, Georgia Athletic Association Professor and Department Head, International Affairs Date: Wednesday, April 5, 6-8pm Location: Moore Hall 116 Description: What would happen to international politics if the dead rose from the grave and started to eat the living? Daniel Drezner's groundbreaking book answers the question that other international relations scholars have…

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Honors Information Session

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 10 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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CURO Research Award, summer term deadline

April 15

Each year, as part of an initiative to enhance the UGA learning environment, the CURO Research Award provides 500 scholarships of $1,000 each to outstanding undergraduate students across campus to actively participate in faculty-mentored research. Because of the scholarship nature of the award, students must be registered for a course during the semester in which they receive the award. The deadline for the CURO Research Award to cover summer research is April 15. Apply for the summer 2023 CURO Research…

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Honors Information Session

April 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Stephen Mihm

April 19 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, April 19 with Dr. Stephen Mihm, Professor and Department Head of History. He will be presenting "Why Didn't the United States Go Metric?" In the twenty-first century, the United States remains the only major economy in the world not to have embraced the metric system of measurement. This talk introduces the colorful characters -- and unexpected reasons -- for this curious outcome,…

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Honors Information Session

April 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 24 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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Honors Information Session

April 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Friday Honors Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room…

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May 2023

Classes end

May 1
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Reading Day

May 2
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Final exams

May 3 - May 9
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UGA Undergraduate Commencement

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sanford Stadium, 100 Sanford Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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2023 UGA Commencement Ceremonies Thursday, May 11, 2023 Master’s: 9:30 a.m., Stegeman Coliseum Doctoral: 2:00 p.m., Stegeman Coliseum Friday, May 12, 2023 Undergraduate: 7:00 p.m., Sanford Stadium For more information, visit https://commencement.uga.edu/.

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Honors Information Session

May 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Honors Information Session

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Honors Information Session

May 22 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Holiday: Memorial Day

May 29
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June 2023

Honors Information Session

June 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until June 23, 2023

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Honors Information Session

June 9 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until June 23, 2023

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Honors Information Session

June 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until June 23, 2023

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Holiday: Juneteenth

June 19
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Honors Information Session

June 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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July 2023

Holiday: Independence Day

July 4
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August 2023

Honors Information Session

August 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Fall 2023 Classes Begin

August 16
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Drop/Add for Undergraduate and Graduate Level Courses

August 16 - August 22
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Honors Information Session

August 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Foundation Fellows Fall Retreat 2023

August 19 - August 20

Foundation Fellows Fall Retreat

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Honors Teaching Assistant Orientation

August 20 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Miller Learning Center, 48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Sunday, August 20, 2023 from 4:30-7:30pm in MLC 214

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Honors Information Session

August 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Truman Scholarship Information Session

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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A Truman Scholarship Information Session will be held August 23, 2023, from 5:30-6:30pm in Moore Hall, room 116. Interested applicants must work with the UGA campus representative, Jessica Hunt, in order to apply. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu Website: https://www.truman.gov/

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Goldwater Scholarship Information Session

August 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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A Goldwater Scholarship Information Session will be held August 24, 2023, from 5:30-6:30pm in Moore Hall, room 116. Interested applicants must work with the UGA campus representative, Jessica Hunt, in order to apply. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu Website: https://goldwaterscholarship.gov/

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Honors Information Session

August 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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CURO Information Session

August 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Miller Learning Center, 48 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about undergraduate research at UGA. During the information session, we will review UGA’s general guiding principles of undergraduate research and discuss strategies for finding, contacting, and working with potential faculty research mentors. We will also explore the different opportunities available to students through CURO, including research course credit, funding opportunities, and the CURO Symposium. The Friday, Aug. 25, information session will be held from 10-11 a.m. in the Miller Learning Center,…

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Honors Information Session

August 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Lunchbox Lecture with Dr. Yan Jin

August 30 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunchbox Lecture on Wednesday, August 30 with Dr. Yan Jin, C. Richard Yarbrough Professor in Crisis Communication Leadership, Professor of Public Relations, Director of the Crisis Communication Think Tank, and Associate Director of the Center for Health & Risk Communication. To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Registration for Lunchbox Lectures and Lunch & Learn…

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September 2023

Honors Information Session

September 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Holiday: Labor Day

September 4
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Lunch & Learn about the UGA Mentor Program

September 6 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunch & Learn session on Wednesday, September 6 with Ms. Destiny Loyd, Program Coordinator of the UGA Mentor Program. To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Registration for Lunchbox Lectures and Lunch & Learn sessions typically opens about a week before the event, and is announced on the Honors listserv. Contact Kora Burton at k.burton@uga.edu.

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Honors Convocation, fall 2023

September 6 @ 3:00 pm - 6:20 pm

Honors Convocation for incoming first-semester Honors students will be held Wednesday, Sept. 6. Session 1: 3:00-4:00pm in the UGA Chapel Reception and Activity Fair: 4:00-5:15pm on the lawn north of Moore Hall (Broad Street side of the building) Session 2: 5:20-6:20pm in the UGA Chapel  

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Honors Information Session

September 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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CURO Information Session

September 12 @ 2:20 pm - 3:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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CURO information sessions are the best way to learn about undergraduate research at UGA. During the information session, we will review UGA’s general guiding principles of undergraduate research and discuss strategies for finding, contacting, and working with potential faculty research mentors. We will also explore the different opportunities available to students through CURO, including research course credit, funding opportunities, and the CURO Symposium. The Tuesday, Sept. 12, information session will be held from 2:20-3:30 p.m. in Moore Hall, Room 102.

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Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship Info Session

September 13 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States

REGISTRATION REQUIRED ON THE HONORS STUDENT NETWORK. Honors students who are interested in learning more about the Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship, please join us for a discussion of the application process. Each year a small number of Mid-Term Foundation Fellowships are awarded to second-year Honors students. These are two-year academic scholarships for the two final years of undergraduate study. They include a stipend, travel-study grants, research and conference grants, and a variety of academic enrichment opportunities. Eligibility: Second-year Honors students with…

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UGA Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship Information Session

September 13 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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A UGA Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship Information Session will be held September 13, 2023, from 5:30-6:30pm in Moore Hall, room 116. The application deadline is January 9, 2024. Request access to the application by emailing fellowships@uga.edu. Questions about the Mid-Term Foundation Fellowship: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu; Emily Shirley, emily9@uga.edu Learn more at https://honors.uga.edu/scholarships/internal-scholarships/mid-term-foundation-fellowship/.

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Lunch & Learn about Fashion Design at UGA

September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Barrow Hall, 115 D.W. Brooks Drive
Athens, 30602

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Sign up via the Honors Network Join us for an Honors Lunch & Learn visit and tour on Thursday, September 14 with Dr. Laura McAndrews, Assistant Professor of Textiles, Merchandising, and Interiors. This session will be hosted in Barrow Hall, home of the College of Family and Consumer Sciences' Creative Spaces. To register, sign up on the Honors network under "Events." The Honors network student login page is here: https://honors.uga.edu/network/student. Registration for Lunchbox Lectures and Lunch & Learn…

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UGA Foundation Fellowship application opens

September 15

The UGA Foundation Fellowship application opens September 1. Prospective first-year students interested in the Foundation Fellowship must first apply to UGA Early Action by the October 15 deadline. They will be able to access the Foundation Fellowship application within about one business day of submitting the UGA Early Action Admissions application. Questions about the application: ffapply@uga.edu Questions about the Foundation Fellowship: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu More information: https://www.admissions.uga.edu/afford/scholarships/

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Honors Information Session

September 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Honors Information Session

September 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 27, 2023

One event on August 21, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on August 28, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on September 18, 2023 at 9:30 am

One event on October 16, 2023 at 9:30 am

Moore Hall, 108 Herty Drive
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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Honors Information Sessions offer prospective students and their families a comprehensive overview of the Jere W. Morehead Honors College experience. Topics will include the history of the Honors College and its current makeup, academic programming and opportunities, and student life. A Q&A period will conclude the session. Registration is required. Register here for a Morehead Honors College Information Session. Each session is scheduled to last no longer than one hour. Information Sessions will be held in Moore Hall, Room 102. We…

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Schwarzman Scholarship external deadline

September 19

The Schwarzman Scholarship external deadline is September 19, 2023. For more information, visit https://www.schwarzmanscholars.org/. Contact: Jessica Hunt, jhunt@uga.edu

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Upcoming Honors Events

Welcome to the Morehead Honors College! Whether you are a current Honors student, a high schooler or parent looking for more information, or an Honors alum, we have events scheduled just for you.

Our calendar includes upcoming information sessions, external scholarship application deadlines, lunchbox lectures, book discussions, important semester dates, and events for our alumni and friends, among other items.

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Morehead Honors College
115 Moore Hall
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3240
honors@uga.edu