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About the Lecture 

The 2016 D.W. Brooks Lecture and Awards was held on Monday, Nov. 7 at the UGA Hotel and Conference Center at the Georgia Center in Athens, Ga. The lecture took place in Mahler Auditorium, followed by a reception and awards banquet.

2016 D.W. Brooks Guest Speaker

Roger Thurow presented the 2016 D.W. Brooks Lecture entitled, "1,000 Days to Change the World: Stories from the Fight to End Early Childhood Malnutrition." Thurow's talk was free and open to the public, with staff, faculty and students from across the university in attendance.

Read more about Thurow.

Guest Speaker

Roger Thurow, senior fellow on global food and agriculture for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Map and Directions

  • Georgia Center For Continuing Education
  • 1197 S. LUMPKIN ST.
  • ATHENS, GA 306020000