Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week: April 3-7

Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week, April 3-7

The Graduate School is excited to host a week of free events and activities to celebrate our graduate and professional students who are diligently making an impact.


Monday, April 3

Grab n’ Go Breakfast 

Coffee, juice, bagels, and pastries! 

*8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Brooks Hall, Room 327, 3rd floor
Enjoy Publica Coffee Roasters and Panera Bread!
*first come, first served; no gluten-free offerings


Tuesday, April 4

Yoga Class

Co-hosted by Grad Pride and GAPS
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tate Reception Hall
Sign up online
· Led by Annika Kappenstein, UGA Faculty and certified yoga instructor
· Bring your own mat
· Light refreshments served after class
· Free to UGA students, but donations accepted for The Trevor Project


Wednesday, April 5

3MT Final Competition

Witness history in the making.

One slide. One thesis. Three minutes.

Three Minute Thesis is a professional and highly engaging international research communication competition. Better known by the acronym 3MT, the competition requires contestants to explain their thesis or dissertation topic and its significance in three minutes or less using only a single static presentation slide.

Free and open to the public.

7:00 p.m.
UGA Chapel, North Campus


Thursday, April 6

Samba Night with the UGA Ballroom Performance Group

Hosted by GAPS
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Tate Center, Room 473


Friday, April 7

Grab-n-Go Lunch

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Brooks Hall, Room 327
Please check our social media for updates!

*Lunch from Jason’s Deli, games, and connect with peers!
*while supplies last


UGA Baseball Game – Athens campus only

As part of Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week, the Graduate School is giving away tickets* to the April 7 UGA vs. Kentucky baseball game.
All tickets have now been claimed.

UGA vs. Kentucky
April 7, 2023 at 6:00 pm

* These will be mobile tickets, so a valid phone number is required.

** In case of rain cancellation, ticket holders will receive email notification of any scheduling changes, and tickets will be honored.


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