Film Screening & Discussion this Sunday!

Friday, April 24th, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

How does the color of your skin affect your health? What about the size of your wallet, your stress level on the job, or the safety of your neighborhood? [caption id="attachment_1648" align="alignright" width="216" caption="Sign in front of ACC Public Library"][/caption]. This spring the Russell Library, a political archives at the ...

What’s All the Flap About Twitter?

Thursday, April 16th, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

The Russell Library has decided to join the flock of folks who are sharing information using Twitter, a social networking and microblogging service that allows us to share brief updates via a short text messages 140 characters in length. These messages are called "tweets.” We imagine we will ...

Is Inequality Making Us Sick?

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

Film Screening & Discussion Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 3:00 P.M. Paul D. Coverdell Center, 500 D.W. Brooks Drive, South Campus, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 How does the color of your skin affect your health? What about the size of your wallet, your stress level on the job, or the ...

Russell Library’s Film & Discussion Series Kicks Off!

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 - Richard B. Russell Library

[caption id="attachment_1648" align="alignleft" width="216" caption="Sign in front of ACC Public Library"][/caption] An audience of nearly a hundred gathered in the main auditorium of the Athens Clarke County Public Library on Sunday, March 29th to kickoff The 2009 Unnatural Causes Film & Discussion Series! Our opening event began with introductions and ...

Black History Month screening series concludes

Monday, February 23rd, 2009 - Peabody Awards Collection

The fourth and final program in the 2009 Peabody Awards Collection Black History Month screening series will be presented this Tuesday, February 24 at 7 p.m. in Room 348 of the Miller Learning Center.  In The Return of the King, an episode of the animated series Boondocks, Dr. Martin Luther ...

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 ...

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 ...