November 16, 2016 | Events on Campus
UGA employees plan second Public Service and Outreach Day of Service
Faculty, staff and students from the University of Georgia's Public Service and Outreach units will fan out across Athens-Clarke County on Nov. 18 for the second annual PSO Day of Service.
July 28, 2016 | Events on Campus
UGA New Faculty Tour to visit 15 cities, 41 counties
Almost 40 tenured or tenure-track academic faculty and public service faculty will travel the state next week as part of the University of Georgia Public Service and Outreach New Faculty Tour, designed to help newcomers to the university better understand the geography, demographics, diversity, economy, history and culture of Georgia.
July 7, 2016 | Research News
Showboating vs. intrinsic motivation: Your co-workers may be judging you for volunteering
Volunteering benefits the community, but can it also harm your workplace reputation? New research from the University of Georgia Terry College of Business finds co-workers' attitudes can vary depending on their perception of someone's charitable efforts-especially when they perceive a person is primarily volunteering to get ahead.
May 9, 2016 | General News
Now 10 years old, UGA service-learning continues to grow
Service-learning was happening at the University of Georgia a decade ago.
April 18, 2016 | General News
Georgia 4-H turns to oysters, volunteers to combat erosion on Tybee Island
This summer, Georgia 4-H is recruiting an army of oysters to help ensure the future of the organization's coastal environmental education center.
April 16, 2016 | Events on Campus
UGA students raise $177,226.74 to fight cancer
More than 2,000 students participated in the 17th Annual University of Georgia Relay for Life overnight from April 15-16 at the intramural fields. The night culminated with the announcement that the student fundraising teams had raised a total of $177,226.74 toward this year's campaign.
February 4, 2016 | Events on Campus
UGA conference to focus on community leadership
A year ago, the staff at the University of Georgia's J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development imagined a conference that would bring together people with a common interest in community leadership development.
November 24, 2015 | General News
Day of Service an opportunity for UGA public service employees to give back
Gwen Moss works for the University of Georgia's Office of Public Service and Outreach but that doesn't mean she's on the ground serving every day.