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March 2019

Mar
1

Deadline for Abstract Submissions for the 2019 Global Educational Forum

We will be accepting poster presentations from students until March 1 for presentation at the 13th Global Educational Forum.

Mar
2

March Academic Adventures

Academic Adventures at UGA are open to current 5th and 6th grade gifted students and are comprised of a full Saturday of intensive academic study.

Mar
5

Poetry, Performance, and Indigenous Citizenship Featuring Poet Heid Erdrich

Poetry, performance and indigenous citizenship featuring poet Heid Erdrich, introduced by LeAnne Howe, and opening with local writer Josina Guess.

Mar
5

Alumni Round Table: Brenda Vaughn

Join Brenda Vaughn, a K-12 outreach representative at the Georgia Student Finance Commission, in a discussion about financial aid at UGA.

Mar
6

Interested in Education as a Major Information Session

Are you interested in becoming a teacher after graduation? This information session is for you!

Mar
15

Staff Representative Group Spring FroYo Social

The College of Education Staff Representative Group invites all staff and faculty to attend the Spring FroYo Social. Bring pre-packaged, non-perishable food donations for the UGA Food Pantry for a chance to win a raffle prize.

Mar
21

Global Educational Forum: Women in Leadership, Sport and Development in Global Context

This 13th edition of the Global Educational Forum delves into women's progress highlighting the first milestones reached in the first 20 years of the 21st century. Invited scholars will address persistent challenges that women face in their pursuit of equality.

Mar
21

Zong! - Talking Code, Stalking Silence

M. Nourbese Philip will perform her extraordinary work and connect it to Claudia Rankine's book 'Citizen' and citizenship in the African diaspora.

Mar
21–23

UGA Alumni Weekend

A weekend for UGA alumni to return to campus and feel like a student again!

Mar
21

edTPA Information Session

Come hear from our edTPA coordinator about the edTPA process and tips to pass the portfolio stress free!

Mar
22

Safe Space Workshop in the College of Education

The Safe Space program at UGA is a three-and-a-half-hour training for faculty, staff, and students who are interested in learning about gender and sexual identity, anti-LGBTQ+ bias, heterosexism, and how they can provide support and work toward being an ally for the LGBTQ+ community.

Mar
22–23

FREE Staged Reading of 'Citizen: An American Lyric' (2 Nights!)

A staged reading of the award-winning, multi-genre book "Citizen" performed by students, faculty, and community actors under the direction of Freda Giles, faculty emeritus of theatre and film studies, and African-American studies.

Mar
23

Creating Interactive and Multigenre Stories: Using Images and Technology to Enrich Students' Writing (K-12)

Participants will craft interactive and multi-genre narratives together and create plans for bringing this approach into the classroom.

Mar
25

'Citizen' Book Discussion and Writing Response

Join us and the College of Education's Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to discuss our reflections on Claudia Rankine's book, "Citizen."

Mar
28

Early Childhood Information Session

Come hear about the requirements to become an early childhood education major!

Mar
29–30

Georgia Conference on Children's Literature

This year's conference celebrates our 50th anniversary and welcomes keynote speakers Kwame Alexander, Erin Entrada Kelly, Aisha Saeed, Alan Gratz, and Ben Clanton.

Mar
30–31

March Scholar Weekend

Scholar Weekends are open to current 8th- to 11th-grade gifted students and comprise two days of intensive academic study.