October 20, 2014 | General News
UGA College of Public Health reaccredited for seven more years
The University of Georgia College of Public Health has received a full seven-year reaccreditation, the maximum term awarded, from the Council on Education for Public Health.
October 15, 2014 | Research News
Georgia leads the nation in blueberry production
With the tally from the 2014 growing season complete, it's official. Georgia now leads the nation in blueberry production.
October 9, 2014 | General News
Spotlight • Slingshot to feature orchestrated concert of Big Star’s ‘Third’ album
The streets of downtown Athens will become a prominent venue for the University of Georgia's Spotlight on the Arts festival with Spotlight • Slingshot, a free public concert Nov. 8 at 4 p.m. on College Square.
October 3, 2014 | Research News
NIH grant supports new glycoscience training program at UGA
University of Georgia researchers have received a five-year $850,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to establish a glycoscience training program for pre-doctoral graduate students that will help train a new generation of carbohydrate researchers.
September 26, 2014 | General News
UGA dedicates portrait of former President Michael F. Adams
The portrait of Michael F. Adams was dedicated Friday, Sept. 26 in the University of Georgia's Administration Building. Adams served as UGA president from 1997 to 2013 and is now designated president emeritus.
September 25, 2014 | Events on Campus
Initiative brings 12 new interdisciplinary faculty to University of Georgia
The University of Georgia has created new learning opportunities for students and laid the groundwork for critical research advances through an initiative that has resulted in 12 interdisciplinary faculty hires to date, with more on the way.
September 24, 2014 | General News
UGA develops plan to install new electrode boiler
The Facilities Management Division at the University of Georgia has developed a plan to replace the aging coal-fired boiler on campus with a more efficient electrode boiler powered by electricity.
September 23, 2014 | General News
SEC Symposium shows the league is about more than sports
The 2014 Southeastern Conference Symposium, held Sept. 21-23 in Atlanta, included an SEC Presidents, Chancellors and Provosts Reception where all symposium participants had an opportunity to meet and visit with senior leaders from around the SEC.
September 19, 2014 | Events on Campus
Media advisory: UGA Cabinet meeting and media briefing Sept. 24
The University of Georgia Cabinet will conduct its regular meeting Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. in the Peabody Board Room of the Administration Building. President Jere W. Morehead will hold a regularly scheduled media briefing immediately following the cabinet meeting. Parking is available in the North Campus parking deck on Jackson Street.
September 19, 2014 | Events on Campus
UGA chapter of Blue Key Honor Society to honor five with service, young alumni awards
The University of Georgia will honor five individuals at its annual Tucker Dorsey Blue Key Alumni Banquet Oct. 3 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. A reception will begin at 7:30 p.m. with the dinner and program to follow at 8:15 p.m.
September 17, 2014 | General News
UGA and Georgia Perimeter College collaborate to help students complete degrees
The University of Georgia and Georgia Perimeter College are partnering to help students complete degrees. A ceremony recognizing the official partnership was held Sept. 17 in the Stuckey Auditorium on the University of Georgia Griffin campus.
September 15, 2014 | General News
UGA set to ‘clear the air’ on its campuses Oct. 1
The University of Georgia is launching a "Let's Clear the Air" campaign to promote the University System of Georgia's ban on tobacco products on all system campuses.
September 12, 2014 | General News
Regents’ budget request includes two UGA major capital construction projects
The Terry College's Business Learning Community Phase II and the Center for Molecular Medicine were two University of Georgia major capital construction projects approved by the Board of Regents earlier this week as part of the board's Fiscal Year 2016 budget request to the governor.
September 10, 2014 | General News
UGA to discontinue holding a summer Commencement ceremony
The University of Georgia is returning to a traditional graduation schedule. The decision was made after a thorough assessment of the summer semester Commencement ceremony, which included attendance and cost analyses.
September 9, 2014 | Events on Campus
Atlanta City Council president to speak at BFSO Founders Award Scholarship Luncheon
Ceasar C. Mitchell, president of the Atlanta City Council, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Georgia's Black Faculty and Staff Organization's 12th annual Founders Award Scholarship Luncheon Sept. 30.