Culture / Living
July 17, 2014 | General News
UGA posts record-breaking fundraising year
The University of Georgia concluded its best fundraising year in history on June 30, posting $126.4 million in new gifts and commitments for the 2014 fiscal year. This total reflects an 8 percent increase over last year's total of $117.3 million and marks only the second year that private giving to the university has exceeded $120 million.
July 16, 2014 | Research News
Magnetically controlled nanoparticles enhance stroke treatment
Researchers at the University of Georgia and their collaborators have developed a new technique to enhance stroke treatment that uses magnetically controlled nanomotors to rapidly transport a clot-busting drug to potentially life-threatening blockages in blood vessels.
July 16, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Skidaway Institute intern wins research prize for study of dolphins
July 16, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA Theatre, Classic City Stage Company to present ‘Mafia on Prozac’
The University of Georgia's department of theatre and film studies will present the Classic City Stage Company's "Mafia on Prozac," the hit off-Broadway comedy by Edward Allan Baker, July 23-25 at 8 p.m. in the Cellar Theatre of the Fine Arts Building.
July 16, 2014 | General News
UGA ranks first in international study for scholarship in public administration research
The public administration program within the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs placed number one for international scholarly output based on quality and productivity in a recent study from the Journal of Public Affairs Education.
July 15, 2014 | General News
UGA experts available during election season
With the July 22 primary runoff elections approaching, experts from the University of Georgia are available to provide commentary during this election season.
July 14, 2014 | General News
Media advisory: Pulaski County championship basketball game to be played July 16 at UGA
The University of Georgia Office of Institutional Diversity and Archway Partnership will host the 2014 LIFE League Hawkinsville/Pulaski County Basketball Championship Game Day July 16 at UGA's Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities.
July 11, 2014 | General News
Georgia Museum of Art’s Museum Mix to focus on music that inspired Pylon
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present Museum Mix, its free late-night art party, July 24 from 8 p.m. to midnight. Museum Mix is held three times yearly and includes a DJ, snacks and refreshments, with all of the museum's galleries open until midnight.
July 9, 2014 | Events on Campus
Georgia Review plans release party for Summer 2014 issue
The Georgia Review will celebrate its Summer 2014 issue release with readings by poet Alice Friman, prose writer John Brown Spiers and poet Thibault Raoult on July 18 at 7 p.m. at Ciné, 234 W. Hancock Ave.
July 9, 2014 | General News
$2 million grant to help UGA math department attract, train more students
Behind every facet of digital communication is a well-trained mathematician, and the University of Georgia mathematics department is on the front lines of training for this ever-increasing field of employment. One recent grant award will ensure that mathematics education advances at the university.
July 7, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Alumni Association announces 40 Under 40 Class of 2014
The University of Georgia Alumni Association recently announced the 40 Under 40 Class of 2014. The group of young alumni will be celebrated at an awards luncheon Sept. 18 at the Georgia Aquarium.
July 7, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA political science department to host national conference
The University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs will hold the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Political Methodology on July 24-26 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. The meeting is being hosted by UGA's department of political science.
July 1, 2014 | General News
UGA Veterinary Teaching Hospital holds 2014 Picture Your Pet Photo Contest
The University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital is accepting submissions for its 2014 Picture Your Pet Photo Contest. This competition is open to any current or former teaching hospital, field services or community practice clinic client.
July 1, 2014 | General News
UGA launches online Bachelor of Business Administration program
The University of Georgia Terry College of Business has launched an Online Bachelor of Business Administration Program aimed at full-time employees, military personnel and others looking to upgrade their business skills.
July 1, 2014 | Events on Campus
Georgia Museum of Art to highlight little-known Alabama artist
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will bring to light the works of a virtually unknown female artist in its exhibition "The Prints of Mary Wallace Kirk," on display July 19-Oct. 12. Independent scholar Stephen J. Goldfarb, who researched Kirk's life and work extensively, served as curator.