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Warnell Weekend

2018 Warnell Weekend

Our expert faculty, staff and students are excellent educators and we are excited to share our passions with prospective students, families, and alumni.  Last year, over 150 people took part in Warnell Weekend activities. Whether you’ve toured our facilities before, or you are seeing our school for the first time, Warnell Weekend is a great experience! Look for more details closer to the event on activities including sample classes, lab tours, sporting clays tournament, and the Wildlife Supper. Make plans to join us April 13 & 14, 2018!

Thursday, April 12
4:00 p.m.                        "Why Working Forests Matter" Kathy Abusow, President
                                        and CEO of Sustainable Forestry Initiative (1-304)
6:00 p.m.                        87th Annual Awards Banquet (by invitation)

Friday, April 13
8:30 a.m.                         Welcome to Whitehall breakfast, Flinchum's Phoenix
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.   Class and Lab Activities in Whitehall Forest
11:30 a.m.                       Lunch with the Dean

In the afternoon, choose:
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.    Deer Barn and Fisheries Lab Tour
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.      Drone demonstration and geochaching demonstration
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.      Warnell tours and major discussions (for prospective students)


1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.     2nd Annual Warnell Sporting Clays Tournament at
                                          Elbert County Gun Club
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.     Warnell Night at Southern Brewing Company. We are
                                          partnering with AGL (Advancing Georgia's Leaders
                                          in Agriculture and Forestry).

Saturday, April 14
6:00 p.m.                      The Wildlife Supper. Celebrate 50 years of The Wildlife Society!


Other University of Georgia Events

Great Southland Stampede Rodeo (Thursday, Friday and Saturday night)

UGA Baseball: Diamond Dawgs vs. Kentucky Wildcats (Friday and Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 1:00 p.m.)


See photos from the 6th annual Warnell Weekend here which took place on April 21 & 22, 2017.