February 12, 2016 | Events on Campus
Global Georgia to feature Do Good Fund photos, former NEH chair William Ferris
"Pictures of Us: Photographs from The Do Good Fund Collection," an exhibition currently on display in six venues on the University of Georgia campus and in the Athens community, will be the focal point for a series of public events this February.
February 12, 2016 | General News
Professor launches new journal exploring topics in education law
A new journal published by a University of Georgia professor is helping to establish UGA as a leader in the field of educational law and public policy.
February 9, 2016 | General News
Finalist for campus dean of GRU/UGA Medical Partnership to visit Athens, Augusta
A finalist in the ongoing search for the position of campus dean of the Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership will visit Athens and Augusta later this month to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members.
January 22, 2016 | Research News
UGA professor contributes to new science education guidelines
A new report released this week will give lawmakers, school officials and others specific direction when it comes to supporting and strengthening science teacher learning, says a University of Georgia professor who contributed to the effort.
January 21, 2016 | General News
Law school creates elite fellowship with Goddard Foundation gift
The University of Georgia School of Law has established an elite fellowship program as a result of a $2 million founding gift from The John N. Goddard Foundation. Initially, the program will offer three law school students annually the opportunity to receive an educational experience including domestic and international externships and guided research experiences, opportunities to meet some of the country's top legal leaders and a full tuition scholarship.
January 19, 2016 | General News
Timothy Burg named director of UGA’s Office of STEM Education
The University of Georgia has appointed Timothy Burg, an engineer whose work bridges academia and industry, to direct its Office of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education.
January 15, 2016 | Events on Campus
UGA announces Signature Lectures for spring 2016
Trailblazing scientists, heralded historians and influential leaders in higher education, business and law are set to visit the University of Georgia this spring as part of the Signature Lecture series.
January 12, 2016 | General News
Forestry program at UGA’s Warnell School reaccredited for 10 years
The University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources has once again received full accreditation from the Society of American Foresters, marking nearly 90 years of continuous accreditation for its Bachelor of Science in Forest Resources degree.
January 12, 2016 | General News
UGA’s online programs ranked among the best in nation
The University of Georgia has some of the best online degree programs in the nation, according to the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs Rankings. UGA is ranked No. 3 among all universities for best online graduate programs in education and No. 5 for best online bachelor's programs overall.
January 11, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Honors student Torre Lavelle named to inaugural class of Schwarzman Scholars
University of Georgia Honors student Torre Lavelle is one of 111 students from around the world to be named to the inaugural class of Schwarzman Scholars, a highly selective and fully funded one-year master's program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.
January 6, 2016 | General News
UGA to launch campus-wide Entrepreneurship Certificate program
The University of Georgia will offer a campus-wide certificate program for students who are interested in launching and growing businesses and nonprofit organizations.
January 4, 2016 | General News
UGA traffic safety team receives grant from Governor’s Office of Highway Safety
Researchers from the University of Georgia College of Public Health's Department of Health Promotion and Behavior received a grant from the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety to evaluate over 100 educational and law enforcement focused programs funded by the office.
December 10, 2015 | General News
Grady College dedicates Peyton Anderson Forum
The Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication dedicated the Peyton Anderson Forum in ceremonies on Dec. 2 in Athens.
December 8, 2015 | General News
UGA to offer three-year J.D./M.B.A. program
The University of Georgia is now offering an option for students to graduate with both a law degree and a Master of Business Administration in three years.
December 7, 2015 | Research News
Study links Facebook connections, alcohol use in college-aged females
Researchers at the University of Georgia have found links between certain patterns of connections among Facebook friends and drug and alcohol use among college-aged females.