May 24, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA College of Education to host Longitudinal Data Analysis Workshop June 12-14
A three-day workshop presenting an introduction to multilevel statistical models featuring their use in longitudinal analyses will be hosted by the University of Georgia College of Education June 12-14 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education.
May 24, 2013 | Honors & Awards
UGA faculty awarded innovative instruction grants
Twenty-six University of Georgia faculty projects designed to improve teaching were recently funded through grants provided by the Office of the Vice President for Instruction, in collaboration with the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.
May 23, 2013 | General News
Search committee named to seek UGA senior vice president for academic affairs and provost
University of Georgia President-elect Jere Morehead has appointed a search committee to begin a national search for the university's next senior vice president for academic affairs and provost.
May 23, 2013 | Honors & Awards
Grady’s Kaye Sweetser named to Public Relations Accreditation Board
Kaye Sweetser, an associate professor at the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, has been appointed to the Universal Accreditation Board, a certification body for the public relations profession.
May 22, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA College of Education hosts mathematics workshop series June 24-27
A four-day workshop for area educators focusing on the teaching of common core standards in mathematics will be hosted by the University of Georgia College of Education June 24-27 at the Hotel Indigo in Athens.
May 21, 2013 | Honors & Awards
UGA grad student and Wilkes County teacher Jennifer Lance receives $10,000 scholarship
Jennifer Lance, a doctoral candidate in science education and a high school science teacher in Wilkes County, has received a Berneta Minkwitz Scholarship of $10,000 for the 2013-14 academic year from the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, a professional honor society for women educators.
May 20, 2013 | Honors & Awards
Dean Emeritus Andy Horne receives 2013 University of Florida Distinguished Alumnus Award
Arthur M. (Andy) Horne, dean emeritus and former Distinguished Research Professor in counseling psychology in the University of Georgia College of Education, has received the 2013 University of Florida Distinguished Alumnus Award.
May 14, 2013 | General News
Stefanie Lindquist named dean of UGA School of Public and International Affairs
Stefanie A. Lindquist, an associate dean at the University of Texas at Austin and a scholar who works at the interface of law and politics, has been named dean of the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs.
May 14, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA hosts Summer Poetry Reading Series June 6-13
A week of poetry reading and discussion of the poetic craft including five Georgia poets will be hosted by University of Georgia College of Education professor Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor June 6-13 at 7 p.m. at the Globe in downtown Athens
May 13, 2013 | General News
UGA President-elect Morehead announces administrative restructuring
University of Georgia President-elect Jere Morehead has announced a restructuring of the university's senior administration that creates a flatter organizational structure designed to maximize the amount of communication between the president and leaders of major campus units.
May 13, 2013 | Events on Campus
Autism specialist Dena Gassner to speak at UGA College of Education’s CSSE Summer Institute June 6
Speech language pathologists, audiologists, educators and students from across the state will have the opportunity to hear about the latest research and best practices in their fields at the University of Georgia's fifth annual Communication Sciences and Special Education Summer Institute at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education June 6-7.
May 10, 2013 | Honors & Awards
Nine UGA students receive foreign language scholarships
Nine University of Georgia students will enhance their language skills abroad this summer through two federally funded scholarship programs.
May 10, 2013 | General News
Public affairs leader Carolyn Caudell Tieger establishes chair in public affairs communications
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication has announced the creation of the Carolyn Caudell Tieger Chair in Public Affairs Communications.
May 9, 2013 | General News
Donald Leo named dean of UGA College of Engineering
Donald Leo, a Virginia Tech vice president and former associate dean, has been named dean of the University of Georgia College of Engineering.
May 8, 2013 | Honors & Awards
Athens Peer Court receives 2013 Liberty Bell Award
On May 7, the Western Circuit Bar Association presented the 2013 Liberty Bell Award to the Athens Peer Court-an innovation in juvenile justice developed by University of Georgia outreach and local juvenile justice units.