Join us for the Alumni Seminar at UGA

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Thank you to those alumni and friends who attended the 2016 Alumni Seminar April 29-May 1. This annual three-day educational gathering features lectures, tours and interactive seminars that showcase the best UGA has to offer. The entire UGA community – alumni, family, friends and fans – is invited to participate and learn why UGA is one of America’s leading public universities.

The 2017 Alumni Seminar dates will be available in the coming months.

2016 Keynote Speaker

Deborah Roberts

Deborah Roberts (ABJ '82)

Deborah Roberts is an ABC News journalist, 20/20 correspondent and former talk show host who has traveled the country and the world for her eye-opening reports. The award-winning journalist has also served as an anchor on World News Tonight Weekend and Good Morning America, as well as a co-host on The View.


The Alumni Seminar will begin on Friday, April 29, with check-in from 1 to 5 p.m. This year's event will feature TV journalist Deborah Roberts (ABJ '82), Roger Hunter (BS '78) of NASA, Larry Bowers (PHD '75), chief scientific officer for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and many more exciting speakers. View the agenda below, and check back for updates in the coming weeks!

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Lodging is not included in the Alumni Seminar registration fee. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations and room charges. Hotel reservations can be made by telephone (1-800-884-1381) or online. Please mention block code 86101 to receive the Alumni Seminar group rate of $99 (classic king/queen room) or $129 (select king/queen room).

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View photos from previous years

Alumni Seminar 2014


Alumni Seminar 2015


Alumni Seminar 2016