April 24, 2014 | General News
Media Advisory: UGA and Gordon State College collaborate to help students complete degrees
The University of Georgia will host a ceremony recognizing an official partnership with Gordon State College to help students complete undergraduate degrees.
April 22, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Honors student awarded James Madison Graduate Fellowship
Matthew Tyler, a fourth-year University of Georgia Honors student and Foundation Fellow, has been awarded a 2014 James Madison Graduate Fellowship. The fellowship, awarded to only one person per state, is granted to students desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Tyler intends to graduate with a bachelor's and master's degree in political science from the School of Public and International Affairs in May.
April 22, 2014 | General News
UGA license plates raise over $300,000 for need-based scholarships
University of Georgia license plates have raised $314,030 for student scholarships in a little over six months.
April 21, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Fifteen students honored as Coca-Cola First Generation Scholars
Fifteen University of Georgia freshmen were honored as Coca-Cola First Generation Scholars for the 2013-14 academic year at a dinner held on April 14 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education.
April 18, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Office of International Education recognizes faculty at awards reception
The University of Georgia Office of International Education honored seven UGA faculty members at its annual International Education Awards Reception, held on April 3 at the Garden Club of Georgia.
April 17, 2014 | General News
Search committee named to seek dean of UGA Graduate School
University of Georgia Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Pamela Whitten has appointed a committee to begin a national search to fill the position of dean of the Graduate School.
April 16, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Honors student Sarah Mirza named 2014 Truman Scholar
Sarah Mirza, an Honors student majoring in Spanish and geography at the University of Georgia, has received a 2014 Harry S. Truman Scholarship, which recognizes juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government and elsewhere in public service.
April 16, 2014 | General News
UGA announces series of initiatives to enhance learning environment
The University of Georgia will launch a series of new and expanded initiatives to enhance the academic experience of students and position them for success during their time at UGA and beyond, President Jere W. Morehead announced today.
April 15, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA professor receives national award for best publication in literacy research
Peter Smagorinsky, a University of Georgia College of Education professor, received a national award for his 2011 book on literacy research during the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association in Philadelphia April 3-7.
April 11, 2014 | General News
UGA launches Online Master of Internet Technology degree
The University of Georgia Terry College of Business is launching a new Online Master of Internet Technology program for working professionals to upgrade their business and digital skills.
April 10, 2014 | Events on Campus
Infectious disease researcher to speak at Voices from the Vanguard Lecture Series
The University of Georgia Voices from the Vanguard series concludes April 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the UGA Chapel with a presentation by Nancy Gore Saravia, scientific director of Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Medicas in Cali, Colombia.
April 9, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Noted UGA chemist Gregory H. Robinson receives SEC Faculty Achievement Award
Gregory H. Robinson, Foundation Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, has been named the University of Georgia's 2014 recipient of the Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Award.
April 9, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Tate Honor Society inducts 24 students and three honorary faculty members
The University of Georgia's Dean William Tate Honor Society welcomed 24 new student members and awarded honorary memberships to three faculty during its annual initiation ceremony, held last month on the Honor Circle, located on the West Lawn adjacent to the Tate Student Center.
April 9, 2014 | General News
Parents and families council awards grants to enhance undergraduate student experience
The University of Georgia Parents and Families Leadership Council recently awarded more than $155,000 in grants to various UGA schools, colleges, units, departments, divisions and recognized student organizations for projects and programs which enhance the quality of life for undergraduate students.
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.