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TAN at Nighthawks Fest! (GVL)

Wednesday, Jan 16, 12 pm
Robinson Ballroom

• If you're interested in helping out with this event please contact Jeff Burt: jmburt7208@ung.edu

• We are an atheist, agnostic, skeptics or otherwise non-religious group at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus. We want to support our secular community and help to normalize atheism.

• Come say hi and get to know us at Nighthawks Fest. Hope to see you there!

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What is Christianity? (GVL)

Monday, Mar 25, 4 pm
Nasbitt 3203

You may think you already know what Christianity is. However, there are many interpretations of the Bible and many denominations of Christianity. Out of so many, do you really have the correct one? How would you know? Join us to discuss this topic and learn from others views on the matter.

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What is Islam? (GVL)

Monday, Mar 18, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Islam is a much discussed and often misunderstood religion. Some wish to demonize it while others are willing to die for it. It’s about time to have an open and honest discussion about Islam and the impact it has on the world, both good and bad. We hope you can join us!

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Are Miracles Real? (GVL)

Monday, Mar 4, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Jesus helped me find my keys, it’s a miracle! What a common claim thrown around so often these days. Did you ever stop to think maybe you would have found your keys even if you hadn’t prayed for help? What about all those times that you prayed, and nothing happened. Join us to discuss the validity of “miracles”.

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Is It OK to Be Gay? (GVL)

Monday, Feb 18, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Jesus loves you… unless you’re gay! This seems to be a common message coming from religious fundamentalists. Can one really “love their neighbor” while hating gay people? The fact of the matter is that there are no secular reasons to oppose homosexuality. Join us to discuss why religion still oppresses, alienates, and divides people just because of their sexual orientation.

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What is Satanism? (GVL)

Monday, Feb 11, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Guest speaker Angela Stogsdill has a MA in Religious Studies from Georgia State University. During her time studying she concentrated on the media interactions of new religious movements with a focus on the Church of Satan’s early years. She also likes to cook and has a cat who is just the friendliest cat you’ll ever meet! Join is to learn about this fascinating religious movement that has been demonized… literally!

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Is the World Ending? (GVL)

Monday, Feb 4, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

You are probably not unfamiliar with the dire warning “the end is near!” … but is it? For thousands of years this “prophet” and that “prophet” have been predicting the end of all things... coming to a world near you… any minute now! Join us to discuss the end of the world. Let’s have a level-headed discussion about the future of humanity and see if there is actual evidence to fear the worst.

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The Philosophy of Rick and Morty! (GVL)

Monday, Jan 28, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Within the absurd humor, amazing adventures, and over-the-top violence, Rick and Morty offers some surprisingly deep philosophical commentary on Society. Join us to discuss the Philosophy behind this incredible hit show! We want to know what you take away from it and offer some insights you may not have thought about!

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Artificial Intelligence & the Future of Humanity (GVL)

Monday, Jan 14, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already radically changing our world! It holds great promise for the betterment of humanity while also being one of our biggest existential threats if we cannot solve the alignment problem. Join us to discuss AI & the Future of Humanity!

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What is Atheism? Meet and Greet! (GVL)

Monday, Jan 7, 4 pm
Nesbitt 3203

Should one believe in a God? Why, which one, to what degree? Join us to meet and get to know fellow non-believers. This will be our first meeting of the semester and we are very excited to get things kicked off! All are welcome whether or not you believe in a God.

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Finding Meaning Without God. (GVL)

Wednesday, Dec 5, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Have you been wanting to give up religion but you’re not sure how life will have meaning after God is gone? Many believe that without God all life ceases to have any kind of meaning at all. However, this view is deeply flawed, and millions of people find meaning every day without a God. Join us to find out how this can be and how you can move forward after giving up your faith!

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Can We Beat Death? (GVL)

Wednesday, Nov 28, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Is growing old and dying inevitable? Are we all just destined for a dirt nap? In the last few hundred years science has dramatically increased life expectancy and greatly improved the quality of life for billions. We live in an exciting time and a cure for aging may be closer than you think. Join us to learn more about the longest battle ever fought. The battle against death itself!

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Are Miracles Real? (GVL)

Wednesday, Nov 14, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Jesus helped me find my keys, it’s a miracle! What a common claim thrown around so often these days. Did you ever stop to think maybe you would have found your keys even if you hadn’t prayed for help. What about all those times that you prayed and nothing happened. Join us to discuss the validity of “miracles”.

Will you be attending?

Health Woo & Other Pseudoscience! (GVL)

Wednesday, Nov 7, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

What should we eat? Are GMOs killing us? Is it better to take pharmaceutical drugs or natural medicine? Why is there so much confusion around these questions? Join the Atheist Nighthawks as we get to the bottom of health woo and other pseudoscience!

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What is Christianity? (GVL)

Wednesday, Oct 31, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

You may think you already know what Christianity is. However, there are many interpretations of the Bible and many denominations of Christianity. Out of so many, do you really have the correct one? How would you know? Join us to discuss this topic and learn from others views on the matter.

Will you be attending?

What is Islam? (GVL)

Wednesday, Oct 24, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Islam is a much discussed and often misunderstood religion. Some wish to demonize it while others are willing to die for it. It’s about time to have an open and honest discussion about Islam and the impact it has on the world, both good and bad. We hope you can join us!

Will you be attending?

Noah and the Ark! (GVL)

Wednesday, Oct 17, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Was Noah a historical figure or merely derived from earlier mythology? Did the biblical flood story really happen? Can we find evidence that supports a literal interpretation of this unbelievable story or was it only ever meant as a metaphor? These are the questions that we will be exploring during this weeks discussion. We hope to see you there!

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Creationism VS Evolution! (GVL)

Wednesday, Oct 10, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

How did life on earth come to be?  Did we descend from apes, were we specially created by a god, or was it something in between? These are the questions that we will be exploring during this club meeting. Our meetings are very discussion based and we hope you can join us for this long debated topic!

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Is it OK to be Gay? (GVL)

Wednesday, Oct 3, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Jesus loves you… unless your gay! This seems to be a common message coming from religious fundamentalists. Can one really “love there neighbor” while hating gay people? The fact of the matter is that there are no secular reasons to oppose homosexuality. Join us to discuss why religion still oppresses, alienates, and divides people just because of there sexual orientation.

Will you be attending?

What is Satanism? (GVL)

Wednesday, Sep 26, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Guest speaker Angela Stogsdill, has a MA in Religious Studies from Georgia State University. During her time studying she concentrated on the media interactions of new religious movements with a focus on the Church of Satan’s early years. She also likes to cook and has a cat who is just the friendliest cat you’ll ever meet! Join is to learn about this fascinating religious movement that has been demonized… literally!

The presentation starts at 3pm but be sure to stick around after...

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Is The World Ending? (GVL)

Wednesday, Sep 19, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

You are probably not unfamiliar with the dire warning “the end is near!”… but is it? For thousands of years this “profit” and that “profit”have been predicting the end of all things.. coming to a world near you… any minute now! Join us to discuss the end of the world. Let’s have a level headed discussion about the future of humanity and see if there is actual evidence to fear the worst.

Will you be attending?

The Philosophy of Rick and Morty! (GVL)

Wednesday, Sep 12, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Within the absurd humor, amazing adventures, and over-the-top violence, Rick and Morty offers some surprisingly deep philosophical commentary on Society. Join us to discuss the Philosophy behind this incredible hit show! We want to know what you take away from it and offer some insights you may not have thought about!

Will you be attending?

First Official Meeting! "What is Atheism?" (GVL)

Wednesday, Aug 29, 3 pm
Nesbitt 3211

Should one believe in a God? Why, which one, to what degree? Join us to discuss this fascinating topic. This will be our first official meeting and we are very excited to get things kicked off! 

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TAN at Nighthawks Fest! (GVL)

Wednesday, Aug 29, 12 pm
Student Center Quad

• We are an atheist or otherwise non-religious group at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus. We want to support our secular community.

• Come say hi and get to know us at Nighthawks Fest. Hope to see you there!

• If you're interested in helping out with this event please contact Jeff Burt: jmburt7208@ung.edu

•Wednesday, Aug 29, 12pm-1pm & 5pm-6pm

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