Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

Third Black History Month Screening this week

Monday, February 16th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series continues this Tuesday, February 17, with "Out of Control: AIDS in Black America,"a shocking ABC News report that explores the conditions which have led to the devastating effects of AIDS in African-American communities and lays responsibility for stopping the epidemic ...

Black History Month screening series continues

Monday, February 9th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series continues this Tuesday, February 10 with "The Education of Ms. Groves," a Peabody-Award winning Dateline NBC report that chronicles the adventures of Teach for America volunteer Monica Groves in an Atlanta middle school. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. ...

Black History Month Screening Series begins

Monday, February 2nd, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series begins Tuesday, February 3 with "Sisters-in-Law." This festival favorite from Vixen Films has won over 20 awards, including a 2007 Peabody Award. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center. Free and open ...

The UGA Libraries are podcasting!

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009 - Ian Thomas, Science Library

The UGA Libraries and Russell Library now feature podcasts on a variety of topics, ranging from a discussion with Dr. Michael Conroy about using models to guide decision making in wildlife conservation to samples from the Russell Library's oral history project on Georgia politics. All podcasts are available through the ...

2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screenings

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

In observance of Black History Month, the Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia Libraries will screen recent Peabody recipients on Tuesday nights throughout February 2009. Each of the programs will be shown at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center. The free screenings are open to ...

Civil Rights Digital Library featured in AJC article

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008 - Amy Watts

The Atlanta Journal Constitution recently published an article highlighting the Civil Rights Digital Library, a project between the Media Archives, DLG, NGE, GALILEO, and folks in the Franklin College. The Civil Rights Digital Library site (http://crdl.usg.edu) includes around 30 hours of raw footage of the Civil Rights movement from the ...

Tuesday, April 15th :: Women’s Vision Film Series :: Marianne & Juliane

Friday, April 11th, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

The Women’s Vision Film Series concludes its celebration of women filmmakers for Women’s History Month with Marianne & Juliane. The final screening will take place at 7:30pm in the Media Department Screening Room on the 7th floor of the Main Library. Refreshments will be served. Tuesday, April 15, 2008 Marianne and ...

Tuesday, April 8th :: Women’s Vision Film Series :: The Silver Chainletter

Friday, April 4th, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

The Women’s Vision Film Series continues its celebration of women filmmakers for Women’s History Month. The UGA Libraries Media Department will screen films by women directors every Tuesday evening until April 15, 2008. All screenings will take place at 7:30pm in the Media Department Screening Room on the 7th floor ...

67th Annual Peabody Awards Winners Announced

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

Thirty-five recipients of the 67th Annual Peabody Awards were announced today by the University of Georgia`s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. The latest Peabody recipients reflect great diversity in content, genre and source of origination. Recipients included The Colbert Report, ...

Tuesday, April 1 :: Women’s Vision Film Series :: Chantal Akerman’s News From Home

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008 - Leanne Finnigan

The Women’s Vision Film Series continues its celebration of women filmmakers for Women’s History Month. The UGA Libraries Media Department will screen films by women directors every Tuesday evening until April 15, 2008. All screenings will take place at 7:30pm in the Media Department Screening Room on the 7th floor ...