September 27, 2013 | Events on Campus
Media advisory: Dangers of covering war zones lead McGill Symposium on journalistic courage
The dangers associated with covering war zones-especially in the Middle East-open a two-day discussion of journalistic courage Oct. 8-9 at the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
September 27, 2013 | General News
UGAMail online to get latest design for Office 365
The University of Georgia's email system, UGAMail, will undergo a second upgrade in November. Microsoft is requiring all of its clients using Office 365 Education for email, calendar and task services to upgrade to the latest version.
September 23, 2013 | Expert Voice
UGA has experts available to comment on the possibility of a government shutdown
As the possibility of a federal government shutdown looms, the University of Georgia has experts available to speak on Congress, the budget, the history of shutdowns and likely economic implications.
September 23, 2013 | Honors & Awards
Grady announces 2013 fellowship inductees
Seven alumni and friends will be inducted into the 2013 Grady Fellowship in recognition of their influence, achievements and service to the media professions on Nov. 21 at the University of Georgia Hotel and Conference Center.
September 23, 2013 | Honors & Awards
UGA’s Grady College names 2013 class of McGill Fellows
Twelve undergraduate and graduate students have been named McGill Fellows by the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
September 18, 2013 | Events on Campus
Executive producer of ‘The Walking Dead’ to give interview at UGA
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication will present "A Conversation with Gale Anne Hurd," executive producer of the AMC show "The Walking Dead," Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. in Room 271 of the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.
September 13, 2013 | Events on Campus
USA Today columnist to deliver McGill Lecture
One of the nation's most widely read sports columnists will deliver this year's McGill Lecture at the University of Georgia.
September 12, 2013 | General News
Peabody Awards welcome three new board members
The University of Georgia has approved three new members of the George Foster Peabody Awards Board. Joining other distinguished experts who select the electronic media prize are John Huey of Charleston, S.C., Henry Jenkins of Los Angeles, and Eric Deggans of Tampa, Fla.
September 10, 2013 | Events on Campus
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to deliver UGA Charter Lecture Oct. 16
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper will deliver the University of Georgia Charter Lecture on Oct. 16 at 11:15 a.m. in the UGA Chapel.
August 27, 2013 | Events on Campus
‘Moonrise’ book release event to be held at State Botanical Garden
Cassandra King, bestselling author of "The Sunday Wife" and "The Same Sweet Girl" will speak on her latest book in a release day presentation Sept. 3 from 10 a.m.-noon at the conservatory inside State Botanical Garden at the University of Georgia.
August 26, 2013 | Events on Campus
First Person Project hosts ‘It Was a Big Year’ recording session
The next interviews for the First Person Project, an oral history series documenting the experiences of everyday Georgians, are set for Sept. 13 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. in the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries at the University of Georgia. The theme is "It was a Big Year."
August 22, 2013 | Events on Campus
Event discussing Supreme Court coverage to be held Sept. 9 at UGA
Some of the nation's preeminent Supreme Court journalists and scholars, including the publisher and editor of the only blog to win a Peabody Award, will discuss Supreme Court coverage and cases Sept. 9 at 8:45 a.m. at the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.
August 20, 2013 | Events on Campus
Activities Fair encourages student involvement in clubs and organizations
The University of Georgia Center for Student Organizations will hold its annual Fall Activities Fair Aug. 28 from 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. on the Tate Student Center Plaza, North and West Lawns. The fair is designed to encourage students to become involved in campus clubs and organizations.
August 9, 2013 | General News
Annual survey shows slight improvement in job market for journalism graduates
The job market for journalism and mass communication graduates showed signs of continued improvement in 2012 and 2013, suggesting that the worst in terms of the market is in the past.
August 2, 2013 | General News
E. Betsy McGriff hired as Candler Archway Professional
The University of Georgia announced that E. Betsy McGriff will be the new Archway Professional in Candler County effective Aug. 13.