Convocation is a more personal ceremony in which undergraduate and graduate candidates of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences are recognized by name on stage. Guests are welcome and encouraged to attend. The event is free, and tickets are not required, but registration is required.
9:00AM - 11:30AM CAES Convocation The Classic Center Grand Hall, Athens
An alumni panel featuring CAES Bulldog 100 Fastest Growing Business 2019 Honorees: Nick Dale (BSA – Ag Economics ’04 ) - Condor Chocolates Marc Irvin (BSA – Biological Sciences ’04) - Irvin Retail Group of Marcus and Millichap Mike Lewis (BSA – Ag Economics ’86) - American Tank Maintenance LLC
12:15PM - 1:30PM Ag Dawgs at Work: Navigating Your Career Path Four Towers Large Conference Room, Athens, GA
Come grab a cup of coffee and meet some amazing #womeninag! Entomology Department Head Kris Braman and agricultural and applied economics associate professor Susana Ferreira will present from Room 307 Conner Hall, in Athens. Presentations will be simulcast via Zoom to all interested on the UGA Tifton Campus and UGA Griffin Campus.
8:30AM - 10:00AM Women in Agriculture: Coffee and Conversations Conner Hall, Athens, GA
The afternoon reception and awards program includes a keynote address featuring experts in international agriculture, nutrition and food security. The college’s most globally minded students are also recognized through the presentation of scholarships and travel awards.
3:30PM - 5:30PM 2019 International Agriculture Day Lecture & Awards Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA