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UNG to hold Veterans Day review
The University of North Georgia will honor veterans during a military review and parade set for 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11 on the university's Dahlonega Campus. The event is free and open to the public and will take place on the Gen. William "Lipp" Livsey Drill Field.
Nov 03, 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Nov 03, 2014, 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Nov 04, 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Nov 04, 2014, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Kudos
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Debate Team won 11 awards, including second place overall, at the King Classic Debate Tournament held at Morehouse College on October 10-11. The finish was the highest UNG has ever achieved at the King Classic.
Phi Theta Kappa Rho Mu Induction Ceremony
Eleven students on UNG's Oconee Campus were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Rho Mu during the honor society's induction ceremony on Oct. 28. A similar ceremony took place at the Gainesville Campus the same day. A short reception followed for students, parents, faculty and staff. The international honor society is for students of junior colleges and four-year colleges offering associate's degrees. To be eligible, students must also have completed 15 credit hours while maintaining a 3.6 GPA. The organization promotes scholarship and community service and provides access to scholarships supported by several corporations and the American Association of Community Colleges, providing more than $500,000 worth of scholarships and stipends to qualified students. Eleven other students on the Oconee Campus have joined this semester for a total of 22 new members.
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