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.
September 9, 2014 | General News
UGA ranked among top 20 public universities by U.S. News & World Report
The University of Georgia continues to rank among the nation's elite public research universities, according to U.S. News & World Report, which placed the institution at No. 20 on the list contained in its Best Colleges 2015 edition, released today.
September 4, 2014 | General News
UGA dedicates its newest dining facility, the Bolton Dining Commons
The University of Georgia cut the ribbon for Bolton Dining Commons on Sept. 4 in a ceremony that included university students, administrators and members of John Dixon Bolton's family.
August 29, 2014 | Events on Campus
Media advisory: UGA to hold dedication for Bolton Dining Commons
The University of Georgia will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. to dedicate the newest—and largest—meal plan facility on the Athens campus. The 1,000-seat Bolton Dining Commons was completed in July and opened its doors on Aug. 18 for the start of fall semester classes, setting a UGA serving record as it fed 9,500 people.
August 26, 2014 | General News
University of Georgia breaks ground on state-of-the-art science facility
In a ceremony that included remarks by state and university leaders, the University of Georgia broke ground on its newest state-of-the-art learning facility, the 122,500-square-foot Science Learning Center.
July 31, 2014 | General News
Award-winning TV anchor Monica Pearson receives her UGA master’s degree
Monica Kaufman Pearson, the award-winning journalist and former WSB-TV news anchor in Atlanta, will be among the 1,380 students eligible to walk at the University of Georgia's summer Commencement ceremony Aug. 1.
July 28, 2014 | Events on Campus
1,380 eligible to walk in UGA’s summer Commencement
Approximately 1,380 students—802 undergraduate, 371 master's and specialist and 207 doctoral candidates—are eligible to walk in the University of Georgia's summer Commencement ceremony Friday, Aug. 1, at 9:30 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. Tickets are not required.
June 30, 2014 | Events on Campus
Georgia Poultry Federation president emeritus to speak at UGA’s summer Commencement
Francis "Abit" Massey, a 1949 graduate of the University of Georgia and president emeritus of the Georgia Poultry Federation, will give the summer Commencement address at UGA's combined undergraduate and graduate ceremony Aug. 1 at 9:30 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum.
June 11, 2014 | Research News
NSF grant will support scholarships in engineering and physics at UGA
The University of Georgia recently received a $638,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to support select incoming freshmen interested in the study of engineering or physics, laying the groundwork for a new generation of scientists.