Kelly Capers

Kelly Capers is a freelance editor and journalist who facilitated a writers’ conference held for many years at UGA.
6 Posts

Game Changers Sports Remain a Lifelong Passion for Many Men

Along the journey from boys to men, playing sports is a constant for many that shapes character, and adds value to life. As time...

Not stopping now! Boomers in Business

Not stopping now! Boomers in business continue to disrupt aging stereotypes. Those of us over 50 are among the country’s most active entrepreneurs, starting businesses at rates higher than millennials. Read profiles of area boomers in business.

Dare it! Do It! The Over-50s Do Not Have to Live a Quiet and Resigned Life.

Some say there’s a virtue to aging gracefully, easing placidly into Golden Years. But for some daring Athens residents, life is about saving the...

Silent no more

The Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association is a volunteer-led organization dedicated to honoring past genrations of women and educating future generations about he suffragists....

Marking the 100th anniversary

The University of Georgia Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library has extended the time frame to visit their exhibit on the 19th amendment until...

The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage

In 1776, Abigail Adams wrote to her husband John, importuning him to “remember the Ladies” in drafting the code of laws for the new...

Artistically Designed Bus Shelters in Athens

Here's a sample of the latest art shelters funded by the SPLOST program and administered by the Athens Cultural Affairs Program.

OLLI classes continue online

It is, or at least it was, easy to take everything around us for granted – our favorite restaurants, our walks, our routine. Sometimes...