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Camp Appalachia teaches history, skills
Camp Appalachia, held June 15-19 at the University of North Georgia (UNG), culminated with a living-history inspired "museum," with exhibits like gravestone rubbings and gourd masks that campers prepared throughout the week. Parents, families and community members toured the museum housed in the 1830s-era log cabin at UNG's historic Vickery House and clapped along as children enjoyed a "circle dance" to the strains of traditional tunes played by local musicians.

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Six members of the University of North Georgia's (UNG) American Marketing Association (AMA) chapter and two faculty advisors traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana, this semester to attend the AMA International Collegiate Conference.
Dinner honors visiting faculty from Liaocheng
The University of North Georgia (UNG) honored visiting faculty from Liaocheng University and the longstanding partnership between the two schools recently with the UNG Liaocheng Faculty Exchange dinner. Liaocheng faculty members are pictured above with UNG faculty, staff and administration. The thriving exchange program with Liaocheng, a comprehensive university of nearly 30,000 students in Shandong Province, China, is one of UNG's longest-running international partnerships. Since 2009, UNG and Liaocheng each has hosted a steady stream of administrators, faculty members and students, sharing ideas for learning and teaching their respective cultures in programs ranging from a few days to an entire semester.
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