Special Collections Tuesday Tour @ 2!

Saturday, March 24th, 2012 - Renna Tuten

Join Special Collections Library staff each Tuesday at 2 P.M. for a tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda ...

Informal Forum (10/22): Who Is College For?

Thursday, October 7th, 2010 - Richard B. Russell Library

RUSSELL FORUM FOR CIVIC LIFE IN GEORGIA presents... Friday Informal Community Forum Topic: Who is College for? Date: October 22, 2010 Time: 3:30-5:00 p.m. Location: Russell Library Auditorium, West Entrance, Main Library, UGA campus Free! Exercise for your Civic Muscle! Russell Forum for Civic Life in Georgia (www.libs.uga.edu/russell/rfclg), a civic engagement program of the Russell Library hosts ...

The New March Madness

Monday, February 22nd, 2010 - Richard B. Russell Library

This year, in celebration of Women’s History Month, the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies is proud to co-sponsor a series of programs celebrating the life and legacy of Jeannette Rankin – the first woman elected to Congress. In total, the program series will include six events ...

Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Doug Blackmon to Speak on Campus

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 - Richard B. Russell Library

The Richard B. Russell Library and Partners Present Pulitzer Prize-winning Author and Journalist Douglas Blackmon on campus January 28, 2010 The Russell Library and partners are pleased to share two special opportunities to meet and hear acclaimed Atlanta Bureau Chief of the Wall Street Journal and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Douglas Blackmon ...

Final Program in Unnatural Causes Series This Sunday!

Monday, May 4th, 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? Don't miss the chance to explore these questions and more at the final event in the Russell Library's 2009 Unnatural Causes ...

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 ...