April 2018

Georgia College Connections | Jazz Fest 2018

Apr 27, 2018
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Front Campus will play host to the 29th Annual Georgia College Jazz Fest on Saturday, April 28th.

Trumpet player Melvin Jones is this year’s featured artist. He will headline this day of Jazz when he sits in with the Georgia College Jazz Band beginning at 7 p.m.

Listen in as GC Jazz Band Director Cliff Towner and GC Jazz Intern Griffin Law join host Daniel McDonald to preview this annual celebration of Jazz in the streets of downtown Milledgeville.

Why This Times Talk Podcast | Democratic Engagement In Denmark Vs The United States

Apr 27, 2018
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On this edition of the Why This Times Talk Podcast, Caroline Olesen joins host Daniel McDonald to preview the upcoming Times Talk entitled Democratic Engagement in Denmark versus the U.S.A.: How do we get more young people involved?

 

This Times Talk will take place at noon, Wednesday, May 2 in the Ina Dillard Russell Library at Georgia College.

The following articles will be discussed during this program and the Democratic Engagement in Denmark versus the United States Times Talk:

What the US could learn from Denmark about elections

Republican Candidates for Georgia's 10th Congressional District

Apr 18, 2018
Republican Candidates Joe Hunt, Bradley Griffin and Jody Hice

Republican and Democratic party primary elections will take place on Tuesday, May 22nd.

The deadline to register for that election is coming up on Tuesday April 24th and Early voting begins Monday April 30th in the Baldwin County Courthouse.

During this election cycle, Georgians will choose party nominees to run for offices ranging from Governor to state Representative,. 

Democratic Challengers for Georgia's 10th Congressional District

Apr 18, 2018
Democratic candidates Chalis Montgomery and Richard Dien Winfield.

Democratic and Republican party primary elections will take place on Tuesday, May 22nd.

The deadline to register for that election is coming up on Tuesday April 24th and Early voting begins Monday April 30th in the Baldwin County Courthouse.

During this election cycle, Georgians will choose party nominees to run for offices ranging from Governor to state Representative,. 

Why This Times Talk Podcast | Climate Change: Where Does The U.S. Stand?

Apr 16, 2018
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On this edition of the Why This Times Talk Podcast, Kristen Hitchcock and Lori Strawder of Georgia College’s Office of Sustainability join host Daniel McDonald to preview the upcoming Times Talk entitled Climate Change: Where does the United States stand in relation to the rest of the World?

 

This Times Talk will take place at noon, Wednesday, April 18 in the Ina Dillard Russell Library at Georgia College.

The following articles will be discussed during this program and the Climate Change Times Talk:

Milledgeville Matters | The Twin Lakes Library presents Prime Time and the Spring Book Sale

Apr 06, 2018

On this edition of Milledgeville Matters, Twin Lakes Library System Youth Services Coordinator Sarah Hamil joins host Daniel McDonald to preview the upcoming Spring Book Sale and talk about a grant-funded initiative to encourage more family reading time in the Milledgeville Baldwin County Community.
The TLLS Spring Book Sale takes place Saturday, April 7 at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library Branch in downtown Milledgeville. For more information go to tllsga.org.

Georgia College Connections | Social Justice Dialogue Series Keynote Speaker Peter Balakian

Apr 06, 2018
Image of Poet Peter Balakian giving a reading at The Kelly Writers House

On this special edition of Georgia College Connections, WRGC continues its collaboration with the John H. Lounsbury College of Education to feature speakers from its 2018 Social Justice Dialogue Series.
On this episode, Georgia College literature student Olivia Julian interviews Pulitzer Prize winning poet Peter Balakian.
Balakian won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for the poetry collection Ozone Journal, in which he recounts a journey to the Syrian Desert to find remnants of the Armenian Genocide.
 

#Why This Times Talk Podcast | Milledgeville On The Table

Apr 06, 2018
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On this edition of the Why This Times Talk Podcast, Georgia College Instruction and Research Service Librarian Jamie Addy joins host Daniel McDonald to preview the upcoming Times Talk entitled Milledgeville On The Table.
This Times Talk will take place at noon, Wednesday, April 11th in the Ina Dillard Russell Library at Georgia College.
The following articles will be discussed during this program and the Milledgeville on the Table Times Talk:
Library bringing local residents to the table to discuss issues