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Lectures & Readings


Byron Herbert Reece Lecture Series

The Byron Herbert Reece Lecture Series was established in 1966 in memory of Byron Herbert Reece, an author, poet and Young Harris College teacher. This lecture series honors his memory and contributions to the world of letters by bringing noted writers to campus.

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Hamilton Lecture Series

The Hamilton Lecture Series brings outstanding religious spokespersons to Young Harris College to discuss faith-based topics. It was established by Mr. and Mrs. Kirby Strain, along with other members of their family, to honor Mrs. Strain’s parents, Rev. George Wharton Hamilton and Naomi Barton Hamilton. Rev. Hamilton was a 1907 graduate of Young Harris College who served on the YHC faculty and was active as a minister in the North Georgia Conference for 37 years.

Sellers Lecture Series

The Sellers Lecture Series was established to honor Bettie M. Sellers, professor emeritus at Young Harris College and noted Georgia poet.

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Guest Lectures

Sponsored by the Division of Humanities, guest lecturers are invited to speak to members of the YHC community about their accomplishments relevant to their field of study. Students from all divisions are encouraged to attend these lectures.