Archive for the ‘Miller Learning Center’ Category

Bulldog Book Club: Gulp 10/16

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, October 16 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Gulp by Mary Roach Why is crunchy food so appealing? Why is it so hard to find words for flavors and smells? Why doesn’t the stomach digest itself? How much can you eat before your stomach bursts? Can constipation kill you? Did it kill Elvis? ...

Joe Samuel Starnes to discuss “Fall Line”

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, November 18, 2013 4:00 pm Zell B. Miller Learning Center Sidney Samuel Thomas Reading Room Joe Samuel Starnes, a UGA alumnus, will be discussing his latest novel, Fall Line, with a focus on his research for the book that takes place on one day in Georgia in 1955. Fall Line, published in November 2011 ...

MLC 10th Anniversary Photo & Video Contest Entries

Monday, October 7th, 2013 - amber

Thank you to all the students who entered our 10th Anniversary contest! We loved viewing how you "see the MLC." Winners will be announced October 10 during the Miller Learning Center 10th anniversary celebration.  To see all the photo and video entries, visit mlc10thcontest.tumblr.com.

Bulldog Book Club: Gulp 10/7

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, October 7 4:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Gulp by Mary Roach Why is crunchy food so appealing? Why is it so hard to find words for flavors and smells? Why doesn’t the stomach digest itself? How much can you eat before your stomach bursts? Can constipation kill you? Did it kill Elvis? ...

Celebrate the MLC’s 10th Anniversary – 10/10 @ 1:30-3:30

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 - amber

Please join us to celebrate the Miller Learning Center's 10th anniversary on Thursday, October 10th from 1:30-3:30 p.m. The celebration will be held on the second floor colonnade (across from Jittery Joe's). We will have cake, punch, and 1500 cupcakes plus door prizes and party favors. UGA President Jere Morehead and ...

Bulldog Book Club: The Ocean at the End… 10/2

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, October 2 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Forty years ago, our narrator, who was then a seven-year-old boy, unwittingly discovered a neighboring family’s supernatural secret. What happens next is an imaginative romp through otherworldly adventure that could only come from Gaiman's ...

Bulldog Book Club: Ocean at the End… 9/23

Thursday, September 19th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, September 23 4:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Forty years ago, our narrator, who was then a seven-year-old boy, unwittingly discovered a neighboring family’s supernatural secret. What happens next is an imaginative romp through otherworldly adventure that could only come from Gaiman's ...

Bulldog Book Club: 100-Year Old Man… 9/18

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, September 18 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center The 100-Year Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson After a long and eventful life, Allan Karlsson ends up in a nursing home, believing it to be his last stop. The only problem is that he's still in good health, ...

Bulldog Book Club: Treasure Island, 9/4

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 - Amy Watts

Wednesday, September 4 12:00 p.m. Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson The most popular pirate story ever written in English, featuring one of literature’s most beloved “bad guys,” Treasure Island has been happily devoured by several generations of boys—and girls—and grownups. Its unforgettable characters include: young Jim Hawkins, who finds ...

Bulldog Book Club: Treasure Island, 8/26

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 - Amy Watts

Monday, August 26, 4:00 p.m., Jittery Joe's, Miller Learning Center Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson The most popular pirate story ever written in English, featuring one of literature’s most beloved “bad guys,” Treasure Island has been happily devoured by several generations of boys—and girls—and grownups. Its unforgettable characters include: young Jim Hawkins, ...