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Honors Program matches students with mentors
The Honors Program at UNG, in an inaugural event, brought some of its students together this past weekend with experienced mentors who are pursuing and achieving goals similar to the plans and dreams of their new mentees.
Events
Oct 23, 2014, 4:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Oct 23, 2014, 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Oct 23, 2014, 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Oct 23, 2014, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Oct 23, 2014, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Oct 23, 2014, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Oct 24, 2014, 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Oct 24, 2014, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Oct 25, 2014, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Oct 25, 2014, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Oct 25, 2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Oct 25, 2014, 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Oct 27, 2014, All day event
Oct 27, 2014, All day event
Oct 28, 2014, 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Kudos
The University of North Georgia's (UNG) Staff Council announced the Staff Members of the Year for the 2013-2014 year. Melinda Maxwell was chosen for the Cumming and Dahlonega campuses, Kathy Martin for the Gainesville Campus, and Anna Gillespie for the Oconee Campus.
Gainesville Campus holds Disability Fair & Wheelchair Basketball Games
The University of North Georgia's (UNG) F.A.C.E. Club held the Disability Fair & Wheelchair Basketball Games Oct. 7 on the Gainesville Campus to raise awareness about how people with paralysis or in wheelchairs play sports and move around. F.A.C.E. provided several poster boards that helped students, faculty, staff and the community learn about various disabilities. Athletics Inclusive Recreational Sports' (A.I.R.S.) attended the event and brought their own equipment and team, Rollin' Thunder, to participate in the games. Several local self-contained elementary classrooms were also invited to participate.
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