Author Archives: Rachel Evans

New Distracted Driving Law in Georgia: What do you need to know?

Living in a university town with thousands of college-aged drivers, Athens residents might be relieved to hear about our state’s new stance on distracted driving. Effective beginning July 1. Some individuals in Clarke County have already experienced warnings issued from … Continue reading

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Resources for Pride Month

From the Library of Congress: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month (LGBT Pride Month) is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan. The Stonewall riots were a tipping point … Continue reading

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Summer Flicks

By Nina K. Guzman Whether you’re enjoying vacation time or needing a break from studying for the Bar exam here are a few movie recommendations to keep you entertained during the summer months.   The Apartment Bud (Jack Lemmon) has … Continue reading

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“Notorious RBG”: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Documentary & Books

“In the fall of 1956, Ginsburg enrolled at Harvard Law School, one of only nine women in a class of about five hundred men. The Dean of Harvard Law reportedly asked the female law students, including Ginsburg, “How do you … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend Library Hours

Monday May 28th is Memorial Day, recognized as a UGA official holiday. The law library will have different hours this weekend: May 25th, Friday: 8 am to 5 pm May 26th, Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm May 27th, Sunday: … Continue reading

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Congrats to those graduating!

Congrats to all of our graduating student workers as well as to the class of 2018. Best of luck in your future plans, whatever they may be and no matter where they take you! Our graduates from Spring 2018 Semester … Continue reading

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Circulation Manager Marie Mize Elected as Staff Council President!

Congrats to Marie! Students, faculty and staff alike know Marie as a the face of circulation in our law library. In addition to serving as circulation manager, Marie has been extremely active in both the law school staff representative group … Continue reading

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