February 2013

  • Feb

    5

    Week of Soul: An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou

    February 5, 2013 | 7:30 pm — 10:30 pm

    Week of Soul: Rewriting the Soul An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou Ticket Pricing: $5 for student / $10 for non-students

  • Feb

    6

    Week of Soul: Funario

    February 6, 2013 | 8:00 pm — 10:00 pm

    Week of Soul: Rewriting the Soul Funario Ticket Pricing: $Free for student / $5 for non-students

  • Feb

    7

    Georgia Museum of Art Winter Open House

    February 7, 2013 | 6:00 pm — 9:00 pm

    The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will hold a quarterly open house on Feb. 7 from 6-9 p.m. at 90 Carlton St. There will be live music, light refreshments, an art workshop, tours and gallery talks with curators throughout the evening. The event is hosted by Friends …

  • Feb

    7

    Week of Soul: Step Afrika Dance Experience

    February 7, 2013 | 7:30 pm — 10:30 pm

    Week of Soul: Rewriting the Soul Step Afrika The first professional company in the world dedicated to the tradition of steping Ticket Pricing: Free for student / $5 for non-students

  • Feb

    8

    Week of Soul:  Judy Smith Lecture

    February 8, 2013 | 8:30 pm — 10:30 pm

    Author, television producer, crisis manager

  • Feb

    11

    Globalization and Its (African) Discontents

    February 11, 2013 | 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm

    African Studies Institute presents Niyi Osundare Professor of English University of New Orleans A Reading by the Poet will follow at 8pm at Cine Lab, 234 W. Hancock Street Free and open to the public

  • Feb

    16

    Retrospective by African-American artist William H. Johnson

    February 16, 2013 | 8:00 am — 5:00 pm

    A new exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service will feature rare paintings by William H. Johnson from the collection of the James E. Lewis Museum at Morgan State University, at the Georgia Museum of Art from Feb. 16 to May 12. An essential figure in modern American art, William …

  • Feb

    19

    Diversity Certificate Course: All you Ever Wanted to Know But Didn’t Know Who to Ask

    February 19, 2013 | 1:00 pm — 5:00 pm

    Using her extensive experience consulting in the workplace and teaching in the classroom about diversity, Dr. Alexander will present an informative, interactive, FUN, and impactful session around common misconceptions, important trends and skills for a diverse workplace.

  • Feb

    19

    Lecture by Dr. Sonia Nieto: Finding Joy in Diverse Backgrounds: The Role of the University

    February 19, 2013 | 6:00 pm — 7:00 pm

    The Language and Literacy Education Graduate Organization (LLEGO), the Language and Literacy Education Department, the Center for Latino Achievement and Success in Education (CLASE), and the International Association of Reading Graduate Students (IARGS) present: Dr. Sonia Nieto Campus-wide lecture: “Finding Joy in Diverse Backgrounds: The Role of the University” at the …

  • Feb

    21

    Black History Month dinner to honor folk artist, late professor

    February 21, 2013 | 6:00 pm — 8:00 pm

    The Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host the museum’s annual Black History Month dinner Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. The theme is “Harlem Renaissance: A Sampler.” The event will honor African-American leaders Harold Rittenberry and the late Rudolph Byrd for the contributions they …

  • Feb

    22

    Panel Discussion: Django Unchained

    February 22, 2013 | 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm

    Love it? Hate it? Come Debate it

  • Feb

    23

    India Night 2013

    February 23, 2013 | 7:00 pm — 10:00 pm

    Ticket Price: $14 in advance, $16 day of show Tickets can be purchased at the Classic Center box office or www.classiccenter.com

  • Feb

    25

    Diversity Certificate Course: Building Effective Relationships across Group Identities (NEW)

    February 25, 2013 | 1:00 pm — 5:00 pm

    Group Identities can be a powerful force in accomplishing individual and team-related tasks. Alternatively, it can also be a negative force for division, conflict and lack of productivity. This course will explore key relationships and teams across formed group identities.

  • Feb

    28

    Members of legendary Tuskegee Airmen to speak at UGA

    February 28, 2013 | 6:30 pm — 8:30 pm

    Two members of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American military aviators in the American armed forces, will participate in a panel discussion on Feb. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the University of Georgia Chapel. The discussion is free and open to the public. Hillard W. Pouncy and R. Val Archer were …