American Democracy Project

Announcement    Friday, August 12, 2022
The American Democracy Project at Georgia College requests your support for another semester of engaging, lively weekly discussions on current events and topics of local and/or global public interest in any arts, sciences, or humanities discipline or field. Times Talk is celebrating its 17th year as a GC campus tradition and a nationally innovative civic engagement program by providing a discussion space in the GC library as well as virtually via Zoom for interested faculty, staff,...
Announcement    Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Did you know that every faculty, staff, and student with a current active GCSU email address can receive a complimentary full access digital subscription to the New York Times? Follow the quick and simple directions to activate your academic pass: Activate by going to the website http://accessnyt.com type in “Georgia College” and choose that option, input your active GC email address @gcsu.edu for faculty/staff or @bobcats.gcsu.edu for students, create a personal password, check your...
Announcement    Tuesday, April 26, 2022
 Please join us via Zoom  this Wednesday April 27 from noon-12:50 pm for the last Times Talk of the semester to discuss the topic “The Ukraine Crisis: Multidisciplinary Perspectives” facilitated by Dr. Steven Elliott-Gower (Political Science), Dr. James Daria (Anthropology), Dr. Nicholas Creel (Business Law), Dr.Bill Risch (History), Dr. Oksana Grabova (Economics), Dr. Alexandre Scarcioffolo (Economics) and Dr. Mikkel Christensen (Communication)  Register in advance for this discussion...
Event    Wednesday, April 27, 2022
 Please join us via Zoom  this Wednesday April 27 from noon-12:50 pm for the last Times Talk of the semester to discuss the topic “The Ukraine Crisis: Multidisciplinary Perspectives” facilitated by Dr. Steven Elliott-Gower (Political Science), Dr. James Daria (Anthropology), Dr. Nicholas Creel (Business Law), Dr.Bill Risch (History), Dr. Oksana Grabova (Economics), Dr. Alexandre Scarcioffolo (Economics) and Dr. Mikkel Christensen (Communication)  Register in advance for this discussion...
Announcement    Monday, April 18, 2022
 Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 20 from noon-12:50 pm to discuss the topic “Are humans still evolving?”  facilitated by Georgia College Professor of Environmental Science Dr. Melanie Devore. Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at:  https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvd-2gpz8tHtBt-Z6wVyxDPCH2B16VckhB After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the discussion. The following...
Event    Wednesday, April 20, 2022
 Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 20 from noon-12:50 pm to discuss the topic “Are humans still evolving?”  facilitated by Georgia College Professor of Environmental Science Dr. Melanie Devore. Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at:  https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvd-2gpz8tHtBt-Z6wVyxDPCH2B16VckhB After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the discussion. The following...
Announcement    Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 13 from noon-12:50 pm  to discuss the topic  “Ukraine, Up Close and Personal—How to Digest the Horror”  with guest facilitator Dr. Chris Grant, Professor of Political Science at Mercer University, joining us live from Poland while he is on  a Fulbright Fellowship in Ukraine.  Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at   https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErceispzojEtW2D5SR0NhdaQt2z0e7an0A...
Announcement    Monday, April 11, 2022
Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 13 from noon-12:50 pm  to discuss the topic  “Ukraine, Up Close and Personal—How to Digest the Horror”  with guest facilitator Dr. Chris Grant, Professor of Political Science at Mercer University, joining us live from Poland while he is on  a Fulbright Fellowship in Ukraine.  Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at   https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErceispzojEtW2D5SR0NhdaQt2z0e7an0A...
Event    Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 13 from noon-12:50 pm  to discuss the topic  “Ukraine, Up Close and Personal—How to Digest the Horror”  with guest facilitator Dr. Chris Grant, Professor of Political Science at Mercer University, joining us live from Poland while he is on  a Fulbright Fellowship in Ukraine.  Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at   https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErceispzojEtW2D5SR0NhdaQt2z0e7an0A...
Announcement    Monday, April 4, 2022
 Please join us via Zoom Wednesday April 6  from noon-12:50 pm to discuss the topic "Do divisive concepts belong in the library?” facilitated by  Dr. Shaundra Walker, Georgia College  Associate Professor  of Library Science/Director of the Ina Dillard Russell Library, and Dr. Sabrina Hom,  Associate Professor of Philosophy and Program Coordinator for Women’s Studies.  Register in advance for this discussion via Zoom with your Georgia College email address at   https://gcsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtdumvqD0pHdKt56elWAdpGEBFzmlnkZir...