The University of Georgia will observe its 233rd anniversary in 2018. The university will celebrate the occasion with a weeklong series of events, including the 16th annual Founders Day Lecture on Monday, January 22 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel.
This event is free to attend and the public is invited.
Marshall Shepherd, Georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor, associate head of the Department of Geography and director of programs in atmospheric sciences, will present the lecture.
The lecture is sponsored by the Office of the President, UGA Alumni Association, Provost’s Office and the Emeriti Scholars, a group of retired faculty members known for their teaching abilities, who continue to be involved in the university’s academic life through part-time teaching, research and service assignments.