November 25, 2015 | Events on Campus
Advancing health: UGA to break ground on Center for Molecular Medicine
The University of Georgia is continuing its move into the human health arena—initiated by the opening of its Health Sciences Campus in Athens—through a new building that will soon house the Center for Molecular Medicine.
November 24, 2015 | General News
Day of Service an opportunity for UGA public service employees to give back
Gwen Moss works for the University of Georgia's Office of Public Service and Outreach but that doesn't mean she's on the ground serving every day.
November 24, 2015 | Honors & Awards
UGA Alumni Association announces seventh annual Bulldog 100 list
The University of Georgia Alumni Association has released the 2016 Bulldog 100. This annual program recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. Nearly 400 nominations were submitted for the 2016 list.
November 23, 2015 | Honors & Awards
UGA Honors student receives Marshall Scholarship
University of Georgia Honors student Meredith Paker has been named a recipient of the Marshall Scholarship to pursue graduate studies in the United Kingdom. Up to 40 Marshall Scholars are selected each year, and Paker is UGA's third student in the last decade to earn the award and the seventh in the university's history.
November 23, 2015 | General News
University of Georgia honors The Coca-Cola Foundation for its support of academics
The University of Georgia recently honored The Coca-Cola Foundation for its legacy of supporting academics at the state's flagship institution of higher education.
November 20, 2015 | General News
First of UGA’s Class of 2020 receive acceptance decisions
MacKenzie Tobin, a senior at Schley County High School in Ellaville, is one of more than 7,500 students who have reason to be extra thankful this holiday season. Tobin was the first student to be offered admission to the Class of 2020 at the nation's first state-chartered university, the University of Georgia.
November 19, 2015 | General News
Five finalists named for dean of UGA’s College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Five finalists for the position of dean and director of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences will visit campus in December to meet with members of the university community.
November 18, 2015 | Honors & Awards
UGA names inaugural class of Women’s Leadership Fellows
Nine University of Georgia faculty members will hone their leadership skills and gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities confronting research universities as members of the inaugural class of the university's Women's Leadership Fellows Program.
November 16, 2015 | Honors & Awards
House minority leader to speak at UGA Freedom Breakfast
Stacey Y. Abrams, House minority leader for the Georgia General Assembly and state representative for the 89th House District, will give the keynote address for the 13th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 22 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center on the University of Georgia campus.
November 16, 2015 | General News
UGA ranked 11th on Open Doors 2015 study abroad list
The University of Georgia has moved up six places to rank 11th among all U.S. institutions in the 2015 Open Doors Report on the number of U.S. students studying abroad.
November 12, 2015 | General News
First Chambliss Fellows program dinner raises $350,000-plus for student scholarships
Students at the University of Georgia will have the opportunity to intern as Chambliss Fellows in Washington, D.C., thanks to scholarship funds raised during the first Chambliss Leadership Forum dinner held Nov. 10 in Atlanta.
November 12, 2015 | Honors & Awards
Ten UGA students and alumni offered Fulbright awards for 2015-2016
Ten University of Georgia students and recent alumni have been awarded international travel-study grants from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program for the 2015-2016 academic year.
November 11, 2015 | General News
New exhibit showcases UGA in Washington’s Delta Hall
The UGA in Washington program and its new residential facility, Delta Hall, now have a more visual presence in Athens.
November 10, 2015 | General News
UGA to launch inclusive, post-secondary education program in 2017
Students with intellectual or developmental disabilities will soon be able to enjoy the full University of Georgia experience with the launch of a new inclusive post-secondary education program, Destination Dawgs, beginning in spring 2017.
November 9, 2015 | Events on Campus
UGA to host fourth annual conference on Africa, its diaspora
The African Studies Institute at the University of Georgia presents the Fourth Annual International Conference on Africa and Its Diaspora—AICAID 2015—from Wednesday, Nov. 11, to Friday, Nov. 13, at the UGA Center for Continuing Education. The theme for the conference is "Youth, Technology and Knowledge Expansion in Africa and Its Diaspora."