North of the Arch is an official welcome from the Athens community. Team up with hallmates and friends from Orientation and find the Athens Downtown Development Authority check-in table in front of The Grill on College Avenue to participate in a scavenger hunt through downtown Athens. Document the event on social media using #NorthOfTheArch.
The UGA motto espouses a commitment to service. Dawg Day of Service seeks to realize the university’s commitment through a campus-wide, visible day of service event open to the entire University of Georgia community. Participants will volunteer at different sites around the Athens-Clarke County area where they will have the chance to network and interact with students, community members, and staff, while engaging in meaningful service and addressing community needs.
Application deadline is August 23, 2017. To apply, visit: http://bit.ly/2w7TQGz
For under $200, students will be able to purchase a suit jacket, pants or skirt, two shirts, shoes and additional professional accessories such as ties, handbags and belts.
• Free shuttles will run from the Memorial Hall bus stop to JCPenney from 6-10:30 p.m.
• Free Sephora mini makeover + sample of your choice
• Free JCPenney Salon hair consultation
• Tailoring available
• Bring your UGA ID for admission
View the total solar eclipse and enjoy views from around the world on the jumbotron, learning activities, special guests, giveaways and more. Approximately 10,000 free viewing glasses will be available with the first 5,000 guests receiving free UGA-themed viewing glasses. Sponsoring partners: Georgia Athletic Association, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, John Knox, UGA Atmospheric Sciences Program and the Department of Geography.
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Hosted by the Student Alumni Council, Student Alumni Association and the Office of the President, Freshman Welcome is a FREE event you won't want to miss!
Those who attend will:
Enjoy a pre-party in Reed Plaza with free food
Learn game day cheers and traditions
Reunite with orientation leaders and make new friends
Be welcomed to UGA by President Jere Morehead (JD '80) and Coach Kirby Smart (BBA '98)
Hear from Student Alumni Council President Savannah Lockman and Student Government Association President Cameron Keen
All new faculty are invited to attend New Faculty Orientation. The agenda and registration are at: http://www.ctl.uga.edu/pages/new-faculty-orientation.
Please send any questions you may have about this event to Dr. Meg Mittelstadt, Assistant Director for Faculty Development and Recognition, at email@example.com.
The 35th annual Trial Gardens includes vendors such as Maisie Loo from UGArden selling herbal teas, garden tours and more. The Trial Garden are in full bloom and filled with annuals, perennials, roses, containers and hanging baskets due to the outstanding effort of Master Gardeners, student workers, and the new garden manager, Brandon Coker.
The museum’s thrice-annual late-night art party features a live DJ, free refreshments and galleries open until 11 p.m. Free admission. #museummix
For more information, visit: http://georgiamuseum.org/calendar/event-all/museum-mix15/2017/07/20
National Public Gardens Day is a day to honor and draw attention to the nation's public gardens. To celebrate, the Garden Gift Shop is offering everyone the Friends of the Garden 10% discount all day (10 a.m. until 4 p.m.), no coupon necessary. Free guided tours of the garden are at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Find more information at the Visitor Center front desk.