The 2023 CURO Symposium will be held at the Classic Center in downtown Athens on Monday, April 3 and Tuesday, April 4, 2023.

UGA buses marked "Special Event" with a "CURO Symposium" sign in the front window will run on a loop to the Classic Center with stops at the Georgia Center, the Tate Student Center and the Arch. Paid parking (not free) is available at the Classic Center.

A facility map of the Classic Center is available at

Monday, April 3, 2023

Oral Sessions (50 minutes/session): 10:20 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. in Athena Breakout Rooms A, B, C, D, G, H

  • 10:20-11:10
  • 11:30-12:20
  • 12:40-1:30
  • 1:50-2:40

Awards & Keynote Address: 3-4 p.m. in Athena Room E
Poster Session & Reception: 4-6 p.m. in the Grand Hall (down the escalators and to the left)

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Oral Sessions (75 minutes/session): 9:35 a.m. to 5:10 p.m. in Athena Breakout Rooms A, B, C, D

  • 9:35-10:50
  • 11:10-12:25
  • 12:45-2:00
  • 2:20-3:35
  • 3:55-5:10

Oral Sessions


# Presenter Title Mentor Department
Micah Duane Shannon
The Geography, Growth, and Property Price Effects of Private Student Housing Developments in American College Towns Joseph T. Ornstein POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public & Internatl Affairs
Jill S. McLendon
Filling the Gap: The Correlation between Particle Verbs and Transitivity in German and English Dr. Vera Lee-Schoenfeld LINGUISTICS -- Arts & Sciences