Spring 2012 Office Hours

The UPNG office’s regular office hours for the Spring 2012 are 9am-5pm Monday through Thursday. We are available on Fridays by appointment only. Hours are subject to change due to meetings, events, etc. If you are not able to come by the office during these times, please contact us at UPNG@northgeorgia.edu to set up a time.

Thank you and best wishes in the New Year and new semester!



Creating Compelling Characters Workshop

Lily Creek Lodge in Dahlonega, GA

Creating Compelling Characters: a unique Writing Workshop experience with   award-winning author Susan Hubbard. Come spend a week at lovely Lily Creek Lodge in beautiful Dahlonega, Georgia for an immersion approach to honing your craft.

Attendees will receive personalized instruction and feedback in a small-group setting (workshop is limited to 10 participants). Fee includes workshop, lodging, and all meals. For more information and a detailed schedule, visit the webpage:


*Please note that this is a courtesy posting. The Workshop is not being put on by the University Press of North Georgia.

Happy Holidays

We here at the University Press of North Georgia would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.We hope that you enjoy the time with your families as we will be with ours.

Our offices will be closing at Noon on Friday, December 16th and will not be reopening until January 2, 2012. If you have any questions or concerns, we will still be checking our email (upng@northgeorgia.edu), but please be patient as there may be a few days delay.




Thank You & Merry Christmas,

April Loebick,
Managing Editor
University Press of North Georgia
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Stonepile Anthology Launch Party

The University Press of North Georgia will be holding a book launch celebration on December 8th in honor of their newest release, The Stonepile Writers’ Anthology Volume II. The Anthology includes works from many authors from all over the Southeast.

The event will take place in the lounge located above Starbucks on the North Georgia College & State University Campus. It is free and open to the public. Festivities start at 5:30pm. From 6:00-7:00 contributing authors will be reading their selected works. The event lasts until 7:30pm. Free Refreshments will be provided.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact April Loebick at upng@northgeorgia.edu

December Hours

Because of the holidays, the office hours of UPNG are going a bit wonky. Below is a list of the dates and times that we’ll be open this month.

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Thursday, Dec 1: 10am-5pm
Friday, Dec 2: By Appointment
Monday, Dec 5: 9am-1pm
Tuesday, Dec 6: 9am-5pm
Wednesday, Dec 7: CLOSED
Thursday, Dec 8: 12pm-6pm; Stonepile Book Launch 6pm-8pm in Starbucks Lounge
Friday, Dec 9: CLOSED
Monday, Dec 12: CLOSED
Tuesday, Dec 13: Available after 2pm by appointment only
Wednesday, Dec 14: 10am-6pm
Thursday, Dec 15: CLOSED
Friday, Dec 16: 9am-12pm


We will be closed after December 16th until Campus reopens on January 2nd


If you have any “Press”ing matters, please email us at UPNG@northgeorgia.edu


Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!