Historic Athens, in the palm of your hand.

Historic Athens

App for iOS

Successful historic preservation requires engaged local communities. The Historic Athens App inspires involvement and investment in Athens, Georgia for users of all ages and abilities.


Key Features


Historic Map

Made for and by the Athens community. Helping residents connect with the history around them.


Community Calendar

Historic Athens events, tickets, and details at your fingertips.


Getting Involved

Haven't had enough? Get all the information you need to get involved with Historic Athens.

Meet the


Team Member Name

Olivia Sprott

Olivia is a graduate student pursuing a Masters in Emerging Media. She first got involved with the NMI through TEDxUGA in 2018 and joined the staff as assistant curator for TEDxUGA in 2019. In her spare time, Olivia enjoys volunteering with Camp Kesem, drinking lavender lattes at Hendershots, or watching reruns of Arrested Development.
Team Member Name

Meghan Telling

Meghan is an Emerging Media Masters student and recent UGA graduate with a Bachelors in Advertising and a New Media Certificate. She started her journey with the NMI as a certificate student in Fall 2018 as a sophomore and has been hanging around the NMI since. Meghan’s NMIXpertise lies in the design world: making branding guides, tweaking logos, creating with various Adobe CC apps, and even fiddling with WordPress layouts. Currently, Meghan is a Graduate Assistant for the Archway Partnership as well as an Employee Communications Intern at Comcast. Outside of school and work, you can find Meghan rewatching New Girl, at a brewery with friends, or making a new Pinterest board.
Team Member Name

Dakota Werner

Dakota is an Emerging Media Masters student and recent UGA Advertising graduate with Certificates in New Media and Entrepreneurship. She started her journey working with the NMI in the Fall of 2020 but has been hanging around the 4th floor since she became involved with New Media and TED as a sophomore. When she is not in the classroom or advising New Media students she can be found eating tacos, taking any and all music suggestions, or enjoying a stroll on the greenway.
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