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Free Screening of Chasing Coral coming to the UGA Campus

We're excited to partner with several institutions across Athens and the University of Georgia to bring key members of the cast and crew of the award-winning documentary CHASING CORAL to Athens. The free public screening be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Tate Student Center theater, and will be followed by a panel discussion with the filmmakers and film subjects, including Dr. Jim Porter, professor and coral ecologist in UGA's Odum School of Ecology.

Chasing Coral follows a team of divers, photographers, and scientists as they set out to...

Ripple Effect Film Project Finalist Showcase

Finalist films from the 2017 Ripple Effect Film Project ocean-themed video contest will be showcased at the historic Morton Theatre in downtown Athens on Saturday March 25th. Filmmakers from around the state submitted short films on a broad range of topics that connect human behavior to the health of the world’s oceans, including transportation choices, clean waterways, and the impact of our choices around food, water, and energy consumption. A short awards ceremony to celebrate jury prizes and audience choice ...


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