October 24, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA College of Education honors five alumni for career achievements
Five University of Georgia College of Education graduates were recognized for their career achievements and community leadership with 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards at the college's second annual Donor Appreciation and Alumni Awards Dinner held earlier this month at the UGA Center for Continuing Education.
October 22, 2014 | General News
Thai program sends top teachers to UGA
The University of Georgia is hosting 16 science and education teachers from Thailand this month as part of the country's efforts to learn the latest teaching methods.
October 22, 2014 | General News
High school student tackles insect powerhouse through UGA Young Dawgs Program
A recent study in the Journal of Insect Behavior by Andy Davis, a faculty member in the University of Georgia Odum School of Ecology, found that horned passalus beetles can lift more than 300 times their own weight without breaking a sweat. Now, Davis has teamed up with Jake LeFeuvre, a senior from Oconee County High School, to find out how internal parasites influence the beetles' strength.
October 21, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Atlanta Magazine’s Groundbreakers class includes company founded by UGA professors
IS3D, LLC, a company founded by University of Georgia professors in the College of Veterinary Medicine to create interactive learning tools, was named to Atlanta Magazine's Groundbreakers Class of 2014. IS3D was one of 11 finalists from a field of 100-plus entries to be recognized recently.
October 21, 2014 | Events on Campus
Free speech and hearing screenings to be held Nov. 7 at UGA
The University of Georgia Speech and Hearing Clinic will provide speech and hearing screenings for children and adults on Nov. 7 in its Aderhold Hall office.
October 20, 2014 | Events on Campus
Media Advisory: Final meeting of the Governor’s High Demand Career Initiative
Who: Georgia Department of Economic Development, Technical College System of Georgia, University System of Georgia, Georgia industry representatives, state and local leaders
October 17, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Graduate School honors 2014 Alumni of Distinction
The University of Georgia Graduate School has honored 10 graduates with the 2014 Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptional success in their professional careers and in service to their communities. The awards were presented Oct. 16.
October 17, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA to host Open Dialogue on Sexual Assault
The University of Georgia will host an Open Dialogue on Sexual Assault on Oct. 29 at 4:30 p.m. in Room 248 of the Miller Learning Center.
October 16, 2014 | Events on Campus
Ambassador Andrew Young to speak at MLK Freedom Breakfast Jan. 23
Ambassador Andrew Young, the former mayor of Atlanta, will be the keynote speaker for the 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 23 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center on the University of Georgia campus.
October 15, 2014 | General News
Finalists for vice president for instruction to visit UGA
Four finalists for the position of vice president for instruction at the University of Georgia will visit campus in the coming weeks to meet with members of the university community.
October 14, 2014 | Research News
NSF grant adds up to better-prepared middle school mathematics teachers
New research taking place at the University of Georgia College of Education examines how future mathematics teachers can develop flexible methods for solving problems in middle grades mathematics.
October 13, 2014 | General News
UGA photojournalism students create visual archive for fair
The Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry became a classroom for a group of University of Georgia photojournalism students, whose work will create a visual archive of the 25-year-old event.
October 10, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Grady College names McGill Fellows
Twelve undergraduate and graduate students have been named McGill Fellows by the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
October 9, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Three UGA faculty named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow
Three University of Georgia faculty members-Melissa Harshman, L. Stephen Miller and Judith Wasserman-will gain a deeper perspective on modern academic leadership as 2014-2015 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows.
October 9, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA School of Law to host conference on children and international criminal justice
The University of Georgia School of Law will host a conference titled "Children and International Criminal Justice" Oct. 28 in the school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. Starting at 9:15 a.m., there will be a public plenary session that will include a panel discussion followed by the keynote address by International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda. The afternoon program will consist of closed workshop sessions.