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January 11, 2021

UGA’s Desegregation History on Display at Main Library

In commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the desegregation of the University of Georgia, the Main Library at UGA is hosting an exhibit that chronicles the historic events of 1961, when Hamilton Holmes and Charlayne Hunter (now Hunter-Gault) became the first African Amer

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November 12, 2020

UGA Libraries Serving Students, Faculty Online and In Person Through End of Fall Semester

Students and faculty in the University of Georgia community can continue to take advantage of library services after the Thanksgiving transition to online classes, whether in Athens or at home in another state.

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November 3, 2020

University of Georgia Libraries to Host Inaugural Food, Power, and Politics Lecture

One of the nation’s leading experts on food safety and nutrition will present a virtual lecture at the University of Georgia as the inaugural Food, Power, and Politics Lecture, hosted by the Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, a un

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October 23, 2020

UGA’s Russell Library Virtual Event Explores 1980 Election History on Eve of 2020 Vote

A changing political landscape, an embattled incumbent, a charged Senate battle in the state and a race for support in the suburbs: these are the circumstances that defined the 1980 elections in Georgia.

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October 21, 2020

Applications Sought for Special Collections Libraries Fellows Program

The University of Georgia Libraries and the Center for Teaching and Learning invite full-time UGA faculty from all disciplines to apply to participate in the 2021 Special

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September 15, 2020

Three Libraries Virtual Events Named to UGA Signature Lecture Series

Three UGA Libraries virtual events featuring film makers and writers have been named to the University of Georgia Signature Lectures series this fall.

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August 27, 2020

UGA’s Russell Library Hosts Traveling Exhibition on Political Posters This Fall

Visitors to the University of Georgia’s Special Collections Libraries Building can explore American politica

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May 19, 2020

Russell Library launches redesigned website

A newly launched website for the Richard B.

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February 26, 2020

Exhibit at UGA Special Collections Building Explores How Interstates Paved the Future

The construction of interstate highways transformed the landscape of the United States of America during the second half of the 20th century; the process also altered the economy, politics, and culture of the country.

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February 17, 2020

Special Collections Fellows to Design Archives-Based Courses

Twelve University of Georgia faculty members have been chosen as 2019-2020 Special Collections Fellows. The fifth cohort of the program represents six schools and colleges with interests ranging from art and education to social work and population health.

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