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Distinguished Alumni Lectures

These Distinguished Lectures were established in conjunction with the University of Georgia College of Education to honor alumni with exceptionally distinguished careers of outstanding service, scholarship, and instruction. The Lectures are the centerpiece of the Kinesiology Research Day celebrating UGA Homecoming Weekend.

Past Speakers

  • Philip Sparling (2015)

Ramsey Lecture Series

The Bernard B. Ramsey Lecture Series is produced by the Department of Kinesiology in the College of Education, funded through the Ramsey Fund. These lectures are presented annually discussing a broad field of topics related to education. Speakers are nationally recognized experts in their respective fields and have presented insight regarding current issues in society.

Past Speakers

  • Jean Côté (2016)
  • Kevin Guskiewicz (2015)
  • James Rimmer (2013)
  • Russell Pate (2012)
  • Barry Popkin (2009)
  • Steven Blair (2008)

Lewis Lecture Series

The Clifford G. Lewis Lecture series is produced by the Department of Kinesiology in the College of Education, funded through the generosity of the late Dr. Clifford Lewis, whose estate established this lecture series and a number of student awards in 1990. These lectures are presented annually discussing a broad field of topics related to education. Speakers are nationally recognized experts in their respective fields and have presented insight regarding current issues in society.

Past Speakers

  • Charles Hillman (2016)
  • Darla Castelli & Daniel Funk (2015)
  • David Buchner (2014)
  • Ketra Armstrong (2013)
  • James Zhang (2011)
  • Richard Lapchick (2010)

Upcoming Dates

13 October 2017

Department of Kinesiology's Distinguished Alumni Lecture and Research Day

Please join us for the Department of Kinesiology's annual Distinguished Alumni Lecture and Research Day!