Friday, January 20, 2017
Do you think you have what it takes to be the next Mx. Dawson Hall? The Student Association of Family and Consumer Sciences is hosting the 2nd Annual Dawson Hall Pageant themed: Rooted in FACS on February 23, 2017 at 6pm. Interest packets are available in the Student Success and Advising Center (SSAC), Dawson 112. The last day to submit your interest packet is January 27, 2017 at 5pm in the SSAC.
Don't miss out on this fabulous event - SIGN UP TODAY!!! If you have questions, please reach out to Morgan Easley, Director of Special Events of SAFCS via email at email@example.com
Don Bower (Ph.D. 1989) served the University of Georgia for thirty-three years. The majority of his work was within Public Service and Georgia Cooperative Extension. He retired in 2008 as Professor and Department Head of the Department of Child and Family Development. Upon his retirement, his colleagues and friends created and funded this named endowment in his honor.
The College invites currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students in good academic standing in any FACS program to apply for the Don Bower Extension Experience. Applications submitted in January 2017 and selected for funding will provide students with Extension experience opportunities during the Maymester, summer, or fall semesters 2017. Available funding: $1,000.00
Applications be accepted before midnight Friday, January 20, 2017. A stipend will be awarded for a student experience or internship (either undergraduate or graduate) to have an exposure to the field of Family and Consumer Sciences Cooperative Extension work.
For more information about finding Extension internship sites, contact Deborah Murray, Ed.D.
Notification of funding decisions will be made by February 3, 2017.
As a major in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences you have access to exclusive FACS scholarships. Visit the FACS Scholarships page for more information and to apply to study away and undergraduate scholarships.
The application for study away scholarships is now available. Study Away (international and domestic) scholarships help cover the cost of your trip.
The deadline is January 27, 2017, by 5:00 p.m.
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with children? If you want to gain valuable hands-on experience without having to commit an entire semester? This short-term option is for you!
Contact Ted Futris, Project Director firstname.lastname@example.org
The Entrepreneurship Program invites you to take part in UGA's Next Top Entrepreneur hosted each year during Athens' StartUp Week.
UGA's Next Top Entrepreneur is open to student startup teams from all over the country. During this live event, teams pitch their existing business or idea in front of an audience and a panel of judges who have experience in the startup and business world. The winning team is awarded $10,000!
WHO IS ELIGIBLE: Students from any college or university with a solid business idea, concept, and/or existing business who are looking to take it to the next level.
STARTUP TEAM REQUIREMENTS:
HOW TO APPLY
The Application portal will be open from October 1, 2016 to February 1, 2017
Early registration for FACS students, faculty, and staff is now open for FACS Day at the Capitol.
What do you need to know?
Planning to attend the UGA Spring Career & Internship Fair on Wednesday, February 1st? Attend this event to learn all the tips and tricks to navigating this event with confidence!
Date: January 30, 2017
Time: 5:00pm until 6:00pm
Location: Miller Learning Center, Room 102
To learn more about the Arch Ready Certificate, visit here.
For more information, please call the UGA Career Center at (706) 542-3375.
New to FACS? View FACS Connection Archives here!
FACS Connection submissions should be submitted by Wednesdays at 5PM.
Ghanaian Church Experience as an Outsider
Overview of our 12 hour bus ride.
Ghana is a diverse land.
An overview of our morning at the busy market in Accra during our first day in Ghana!
Six students live in the guest house and must walk to the main house each morning and night.