January 13, 2017 | Events on Campus
UGA presents 2017 President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award
The University of Georgia presented awards to four Athens and university community members for exemplary community service Jan. 13 as part of the 14th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast sponsored by UGA, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and the Clarke County School District.
January 13, 2017 | Events on Campus
UGA to celebrate 232nd anniversary with weeklong series of Founders Day events
The University of Georgia will observe its 232nd anniversary in 2017, and the President's Office and UGA Alumni Association will celebrate the occasion by hosting a weeklong series of events, including the 15th annual Founders Day Lecture on Jan. 23 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel.
January 10, 2017 | General News
UGA launches unique MBA-engineering dual degree program
The University of Georgia is launching a new dual degree program that will allow students to earn a bachelor's degree in engineering and an MBA within five years. The program, offered through the university's Terry College of Business and its College of Engineering, is the first and only combined Bachelor of Science and MBA degree offered at an institution in the University System of Georgia.
December 20, 2016 | General News
Spanish-speaking counselors from UGA help fill community need
A team of counseling psychology graduate students led by a University of Georgia professor is improving the availability of mental health care for the Athens-area Latino population.
December 13, 2016 | Events on Campus
More than 2,700 students eligible for UGA’s fall Commencement
The University of Georgia will welcome its newest alumni on Dec. 16 as 1,649 undergraduates and 1,108 graduate students-for a total of 2,757-have met requirements to walk in the university's fall Commencement ceremonies.
November 21, 2016 | General News
Early applications to UGA reach new high, set academic records
Students have applied for early action admission to the University of Georgia in unprecedented numbers, and they've set records for academic accomplishment.
November 20, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Laura Courchesne named 2017 Rhodes Scholar
Laura Courchesne's work throughout her three-plus years at the University of Georgia paid off incredible dividends Saturday evening as she became one of 32 students in the U.S. to be named a Rhodes Scholar, receiving the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship award in the world.
November 18, 2016 | General News
UGA announces $1.2 billion fundraising campaign
The University of Georgia announced an ambitious goal of $1.2 billion for the Commit to Georgia Campaign as well as a lead gift from the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation on Nov. 17 at a kickoff event at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.
November 16, 2016 | Events on Campus
Applications now being accepted for VetCAMP 2017
Applications for VetCAMP 2017 will be accepted now through Jan. 27, according to organizers at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine.
November 10, 2016 | Events on Campus
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian to give fall Commencement address at UGA
Jon Meacham, a biographer and journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his book about President Andrew Jackson, will deliver the fall undergraduate Commencement address at the University of Georgia on Friday, Dec. 16, in Stegeman Coliseum.
November 4, 2016 | General News
UGA Small Animal Hospital renamed to memorialize donor
The University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital has renamed its Small Animal Hospital in honor of Cora Nunnally Miller, a donor who gave more than $13 million to the College of Veterinary Medicine.
November 3, 2016 | General News
Noted parasitologist Dennis Kyle named GRA Eminent Scholar at UGA
Dennis Kyle, one of the nation's leading infectious disease researchers, will join the University of Georgia faculty as its newest Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar.
October 31, 2016 | Honors & Awards
WenZhan Song named Mickey A. Brown Professor in Engineering at UGA
WenZhan Song has been named the Georgia Power Mickey A. Brown Professor in Engineering at the University of Georgia College of Engineering.
October 31, 2016 | General News
UGA’s four-year graduation rate jumps to record level
A concerted effort at the University of Georgia to help students earn their degrees in a more timely manner has catapulted the institution's four-year graduation rate to a record level.
October 27, 2016 | General News
UGA’s College of Environment and Design ranked in top 10 nationally
The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design earned top 10 rankings in four categories in DesignIntelligence magazine's 2016-17 edition of America's Best Architecture and Design Schools.