Enrich your curriculum by integrating the traditional classroom experience and Student Affairs events and educational programs. These events and programs connect to students' experiences outside of the classroom, help students learn more about available programs and provide opportunities to get engaged - and provide you an opportunity to get to know your students better.
Request a University Health Center ProgramRequest a program for a group or class on varying wellness topics or on alcohol and sexual assault prevention(Watchdawgs™). Contact Kristine Groft, Senior Communications Coordinator for UHC: email@example.com
Dawgs Making it Better – Ally Visibility Week (October)The Campaign is dedicated to the increased visibility of allies to the LGBT community to help promote a more inclusive environment for LGBT and allied students. Contact Rashad Small, Senior Coordinator, LGBT Resource Center: firstname.lastname@example.org
Request a speaker - LGBT AmbassadorsIf you need help learning more about affirming spaces, need a person to talk to about an experience, or need someone who can listen to you, then the ambassadors are the people for you. Contact Rashad Small, Senior Coordinator, LGBT Resource Center: email@example.com
Request Presentations (e.g. on ethical decision making or conflict resolution)Request student-led educational programs related to the University conduct process, the Code of Conduct, or other topics. Presentations are tailored to the needs of the organization or group. Contact Rebecca Scarbro, Associate Director of Student Conduct: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reserve our Spaces for your Class or Departmental Student OrganizationStudent Affairs spaces are available for you to reserve. Consider reserving the Intersection (Tate), Adinkra Hall (Memorial) or other rooms in the Tate Student Center, including exhibition spaces!
Request a Speaker - Service AmbassadorServeUGA Service Ambassadors lead service experiences and serve as resources for their peers in order to make a positive impact on campus and in the community. Request a service ambassador as a speaker for your class. Contact Jen Rentschler, Director of the Center for Leadership & Service: email@example.com
Request a Speaker – Disability Resource CenterStudents from the DRC speakers bureau are comfortable sharing their story and experiences at UGA to promote advocacy and awareness. You can invite a panel of speakers to your class or small group. Contact Erin Benson, Director of the DRC: firstname.lastname@example.org
Transgender Awareness Week (November)Transgender Awareness Week is a series of 3 programs for the campus community. The events include a transgender allyship training session, a keynote presentation, as well as a remembrance memorial service and celebration. Contact Rashad Small, Senior Coordinator, LGBT Resource Center: email@example.com
Request a Safe Space TrainingThe Safe Space program at UGA is for faculty, staff, and students who are interested in learning about gender and sexual identity, homophobia, heterosexism, and how they can provide support and work toward being an ally for the LGBT community. Contact: Rashad Small, Senior Coordinator, LGBT Resource Center: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attend a University Judiciary Public Affairs eventThe University Judiciary hosts events that serve to educate students and connect our organization to the University campus and Athens community, e.g. DUI awareness events. Contact Rebecca Scarbro, Associate Director of Student Conduct: email@example.com
Attend events during International Education week (November)The US Department of State and Department of Education created International Education Week (IEW) to promote the benefits of international education and worldwide exchange. Contact Justin Jeffery, Director of International Student Life: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attend International Coffee Hour (Fridays)Coffee Hour is a weekly program that brings UGA students, faculty, staff, and community members together over coffee and international cuisine. Contact Justin Jeffery, Director of International Student Life: email@example.com
Support the Campus Food Pantry (with departmental student org or your class)UGA Students recognized a need and decided to address the troubling situation of student hunger. We serve an average of 100 students per day. Contact Claudia Shamp, Director of Greek Life: firstname.lastname@example.org
Resources for Teaching Students with DisabilitiesResources for faculty who are teaching students with disabilities. Contact Erin Benson, Director of the DRC: email@example.com
Attend “An LGBTQ Primer, Creating an Inclusive Community” WorkshopThe class discusses what it means to identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Queer (LGBTQ) and how to create a more inclusive culture within the UGA community for LGBTQ-identified students, faculty and staff. Sign up through Training and Development.
Request a Program – Recreational SportsRequest a Rec Sports program, e.g. the challenge course or a customized trip for your departmental student organizations or other small groups. Contact Lance Haynie, Associate Director for Programs: firstname.lastname@example.org
Request Consultations – Student ConductRequest a consultation with a staff member from Student Conduct to learn more about classroom management and managing disruptive behavior.
Request a Workshop for your Faculty Group: Student DevelopmentThe goal of this workshop is to support faculty in developing an integrated curriculum that fosters student development and learning. Consider requesting this workshop if you are redesigning courses or entire curriculum maps. Contact Beate Brunow, Director of Academic Partnerships & Initiatives: email@example.com
Request a Training for your Faculty Group: Student Care and OutreachStudent Care and Outreach conducts trainings and educational sessions for various offices on campus by request. Contact Beau Seagraves, Associate Dean of Students for Student Care and Outreach: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attend Ethnic Nights ($)ISL student organizations host evenings of culture that showcase a variety of global traditions, customs, performances, and culinary delights - a wonderful way to travel around the world without leaving Athens. Contact Justin Jeffery, Director of International Student Life: email@example.com