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    The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia is organizing 14 events as part of UGA’s annual Spotlight on the Arts festival, held Nov. 6-14 and celebrating performing, visual and literary arts.

  • UGA team receives $1.37 million grant to train behavioral health care counselors

    University of Georgia College of Education faculty members Bernadette Heckman and Jolie Daigle have received a three-year, $1.37 million federal grant to recruit and train more than 100 UGA master’s degree students in school counseling to help increase access to mental and behavioral health services for children in Northeast Georgia’s K-12 schools.

  • Actor Barry McGovern to present Samuel Beckett’s poetry, dramatic works


    Barry McGovern, an Irish stage, film and television actor, will give a reading from the poetry and prose of Samuel Beckett in a special appearance Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. at Ciné, 234 W. Hancock Ave. The event is sponsored by the Consulate General of Ireland in Atlanta as part of the University of Georgia Spotlight on the Arts festival programming by the Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts.