September 30, 2015 | General News
Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation provided scholarships to more than 100 UGA students
To honor the immense generosity of the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation, a luncheon was held on the University of Georgia campus Sept. 28.
September 29, 2015 | Events on Campus
UGA to hold fourth annual State of Public Health Conference Oct. 6
The fourth annual State of Public Health Conference, hosted by the University of Georgia College of Public Health, will be held Oct. 6 beginning at 9 a.m. in the UGA Hotel and Conference Center.
September 18, 2015 | Events on Campus
Tickets for Alice Walker’s Oct. 15 talk at Morton Theatre available Sept. 28
Tickets for "A Conversation with Alice Walker" on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 6:30 p.m. in the Morton Theatre will be available beginning at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 28, through the theatre's box office, 195 W. Washington St.
September 17, 2015 | Events on Campus
UGA College of Public Health to celebrate 10th anniversary
In honor of its 10th anniversary, the University of Georgia's College of Public Health will welcome students, alumni and community guests to the UGA Health Sciences Campus Oct. 5. A full slate of afternoon events open to the public will be punctuated by a 5 p.m. program and reception at Miller Parade Grounds.
September 15, 2015 | General News
UGA Athletic Association helps ‘recruit and retain the very best faculty’
The University of Georgia Athletic Association is playing a leading role in the university's effort to increase the number of endowed faculty positions.
September 14, 2015 | General News
UGA seeking nominations for 2016 President’s Medal
The University of Georgia will award the 2016 President's Medal to recognize the longstanding, extraordinary contributions of former employees who have supported deserving students and meaningful academic programs, advanced research that creatively explored solutions for the challenges of the times and inspired community leaders to engage in enhancing the quality of life of Georgians through their support of the university.
September 1, 2015 | Research News
UGA receives $2.99 million grant for graduate training program in disease ecology
The University of Georgia has received a five-year, $2.99 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop an interdisciplinary graduate training program in disease ecology.
August 31, 2015 | General News
Georgia Informatics Institute for Research and Education takes shape at UGA
The University of Georgia is building upon its established strengths in the interdisciplinary field of informatics by creating the Georgia Informatics Institute for Research and Education.
August 26, 2015 | General News
UGA Athletic Association supports critical academic initiatives for students
While the University of Georgia faithful are gearing up to sing "glory, glory to old Georgia" this fall, hundreds of UGA students are singing the praises of the UGA Athletic Association for providing funding for their college educations.
August 20, 2015 | General News
Women’s Leadership Initiative emphasizes hiring, career development and work-life balance
The University of Georgia is rolling out its Women's Leadership Initiative with new policies and programs related to recruitment, hiring and retention, leadership and career development, and work-life balance.
August 13, 2015 | General News
UGA to launch Chambliss Leadership Forum honoring former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss
Today, the University of Georgia announces the creation of the Senator Saxby Chambliss Leadership Forum. This initiative will increase students' exposure to domestic and international politics and will provide Chambliss a forum through which to share his insights and expertise on topics ranging from national security to foreign policy.
August 11, 2015 | Events on Campus
Native American art exhibition, ‘Return from Exile,’ starts two-year tour in Athens
For the last 500 years, and particularly since they began to be displaced and removed from their ancestral homelands, Native American tribes of what is now the Southeastern U.S. have returned annually for ceremonial rites on the autumnal equinox in late September.
July 27, 2015 | General News
UGA to reduce class sizes by hiring faculty, adding more than 300 course sections
In the latest in a series of steps to enhance the learning environment, the University of Georgia is investing $4.4 million to reduce class sizes by hiring faculty and creating more than 300 new course sections.
July 21, 2015 | General News
UGA College of Pharmacy campus in Savannah earns accreditation
Savannah, Ga. - The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy's accreditation for its Doctor of Pharmacy program has now been affirmed for its extended Southeast Georgia campus located at the St. Joseph's/Candler Health System in Savannah.
July 16, 2015 | General News
UGA launches Presidential Informatics Hiring Initiative
University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead and Provost Pamela Whitten have announced a new hiring initiative focused on recruiting faculty to enhance the university's instruction and scholarship in the rapidly growing field of informatics.