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The University of Georgia will host the inaugural Return to the Arch Alumni Seminar, a three-day educational gathering for UGA alumni and friends, from March 20-22 at the Georgia Center’s UGA Hotel and Conference Center. This year’s theme is “The Best of UGA.”

The event, coordinated by the Office of Academic Programs, UGA Alumni Association and UGA Libraries will feature lectures and interactive presentations by university faculty and staff on a variety of topics ranging from the revitalization of Georgia’s towns to stem cell research, national intelligence and privacy. Attendees also will be treated to exclusive events on campus, such as a breakfast with UGA deans and tours of the Georgia Museum of Art and Special Collections Libraries.

Highlights of the 2014 Return to the Arch Alumni Seminar include:

  • Discussions on art appreciation and a tour of the Georgia Museum of Art;
  • Updates on the latest in stem cell science, tuberculosis research, and Supreme Court cases regarding health care;
  • Lectures on Southern history and Georgia’s changing demographics; and
  • An opportunity to examine and handle original documents from the American Civil War Atlanta Campaign of 1864.

The 2014 Return to the Arch Alumni Seminar is open to the public. A special block of rooms at the UGA Hotel and Conference Center is being held until March 6.

CLICK HERE to view the schedule for the 2014 Return to the Arch Alumni Seminar.

If you would prefer to register for this event via telephone, please call the UGA Hotel and Conference Center at 800-884-2134 or 706-542-2134 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

To learn more about this special event, please contact Katie Fite at 706-542-0383 or

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