April 16, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Grady College presents inaugural Global Entrepreneurship Award
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication department of advertising and public relations presented its inaugural AdPR Global Entrepreneurship Award to Stephen O'Connor, an entrepreneur and former Hungarian newspaper owner, on April 10.
April 14, 2014 | Events on Campus
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary to deliver Mason Public Leadership Lecture on April 22
Athens, Ga. - The University of Georgia's Mason Public Leadership Lecture has been rescheduled for April 22 at 9:45 a.m. in the UGA Chapel. Originally slated for Jan. 30, the talk featuring Robert E. Rubin, co-chairman of the Council on Foreign Relations and former U.S. Treasury Secretary, was postponed due to severe weather conditions.
April 8, 2014 | General News
UGA students to compete in 2014 Lafayette Debates
Two University of Georgia students will attend the 2014 Lafayette Debates hosted by George Washington University and the French government April 11-13 in Washington, D.C.
April 8, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA’s Talarico lecture to focus on security threats in the 21st century
Deputy Chief Michael P. Downing of the Los Angeles Police Department will deliver the fifth annual Susette M. Talarico lecture April 15 at 11 a.m. in the North Tower of the Miller Learning Center. His lecture, titled "Policing Convergent Threats in the 21st Century," is free and open to the public.
April 3, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Grady College announces recipients of 2014 Alumni Awards
For demonstrated excellence throughout their distinguished careers, four graduates of the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication have been named 2014 Alumni Award winners.
April 2, 2014 | Events on Campus
Intelligence director to deliver Charter Lecture April 14
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper will deliver the University of Georgia Charter Lecture on April 14 at 11:15 a.m. in the UGA Chapel.
April 2, 2014 | General News
73rd Annual Peabody Awards winners announced
A record 46 recipients of the University of Georgia's 73rd Annual Peabody Awards were announced today on "CBS This Morning" and www.peabodyawards.com. The winners, chosen by the Peabody board from almost 1,100 entries, comprise the best in electronic media for the year 2013.
March 31, 2014 | General News
Journalist who reported Edward Snowden leaks named 2014 McGill Medal winner
Glenn Greenwald, the journalist most-associated with coverage of U.S. government surveillance records leaked by Edward Snowden, is this year's recipient of the McGill Medal for Journalistic Courage.
March 31, 2014 | General News
Media Advisory: Peabody Awards announced via national broadcast April 2
The Peabody Awards presented by the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication will be announced April 2 via national broadcast on "CBS This Morning." The announcement will be made by 2014 Peabody ceremony host Ira Glass and Grady College alumna Charlayne Hunter-Gault. The telecast will also feature an interview with Peabody Director Jeffrey P. Jones and a tour of Peabody Archives, both of which were pre-recorded last week.
March 28, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA’s Pandora Yearbook honors 2014 Outstanding Senior Leaders
The University of Georgia's Pandora Yearbook honored 16 students as its 2014 Outstanding Senior Leaders during a banquet on March 25 at the Tate Student Center.
March 27, 2014 | General News
Submissions open for award recognizing excellence in college journalism
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication is accepting submissions through June 1 for the Betty Gage Holland Award for excellence in college journalism.
March 25, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Media Advisory: Athens-Clarke Commission to recognize Athens Peer Court
The Athens-Clarke County Commission will recognize Athens Peer Court during the regular commission meeting, April 1 at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Commission Chamber. Representatives from Athens Peer Court-including juvenile court personnel, University of Georgia faculty and students, and approximately 10 youth volunteers-will be present to receive the honor.
March 25, 2014 | Events on Campus
EITS, Franklin College OIT to offer free laptop security checkups
Two departments at the University of Georgia will host the spring Computer Health and Security Fair April 1-2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the second floor lobby of the Miller Learning Center.
March 24, 2014 | General News
73rd Peabody Award winners to be announced on ‘CBS This Morning’ April 2
The April 2 announcement of this year's Peabody Awards recipients will be broadcast on "CBS This Morning" and conclude on the Peabodys' website. Ira Glass, who's scheduled to emcee the May 19 Peabody presentation ceremony, and Charlayne Hunter-Gault, a Peabody board member and former network correspondent, will join the "CBS This Morning" anchors for a live segment prior to the unveiling of the complete list of winners on www.peabodyawards.com and www.cbsnews.com/cbs-this-morning.
March 21, 2014 | Events on Campus
‘Walking Dead’ actor Scott Wilson to visit UGA
Scott Wilson, the actor who played the popular character Hershel Greene on the TV show "The Walking Dead," will visit the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication March 31 through April 2.