October 24, 2016 | General News
Trevor to direct media communications for UGA
Greg Trevor has assumed the duties of executive director for media communications in the University of Georgia Division of Marketing & Communications effective Oct. 24.
October 21, 2016 | Honors & Awards
UGA Graduate School honors 2016 Alumni of Distinction
The University of Georgia Graduate School has honored eight graduates with the 2016 Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptional success in their professional careers and in service to their community. The awards were presented at a reception and dinner in their honor on Oct. 20.
October 20, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Warnell School honors distinguished alumni at Homecoming festivities
The University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources honored two alumni over Homecoming weekend, recognizing them for the impacts they've made to their fields and to the college and natural resources.
October 18, 2016 | Honors & Awards
UGA names second class of Women’s Leadership Fellows
Nine University of Georgia faculty members will sharpen their leadership skills as members of the second class of the university's Women's Leadership Fellows Program.
October 12, 2016 | General News
Informatics symposium at UGA draws nearly 150 participants
Nearly 150 participants from 30 units at the University of Georgia gathered yesterday for a daylong symposium created to foster interdisciplinary collaboration following the creation of the Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education.
October 12, 2016 | Events on Campus
Ebenezer Baptist pastor to give keynote at Freedom Breakfast
The Rev. Raphael Gamaliel Warnock, senior pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, will give the keynote address for the 14th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 13 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center on the University of Georgia campus.
October 10, 2016 | Events on Campus
Veteran foreign correspondent to explore struggle to feed the world’s growing population
Roger Thurow, a veteran foreign correspondent for the Wall Street Journal and anti-hunger activist, will visit the University of Georgia on Nov. 7 to deliver the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences' D.W. Brooks Lecture at 3:30 p.m. in the UGA Center for Continuing Education.
October 10, 2016 | General News
Nominations being accepted for 2017 President’s Medal
The University of Georgia will award the 2017 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.
October 10, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Key recognition: Six UGA alumni to be honored for their service
Six UGA alumni, including one who also is a UGA emeritus faculty member, will be honored Oct. 14 at the university's annual Tucker Dorsey Blue Key Alumni Awards Banquet.
October 6, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Lawmaker and soybean pioneer to be inducted into Georgia’s Agricultural Hall of Fame
On Nov. 11, the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences will induct former Georgia Rep. Richard Royal and pioneering Georgia soybean specialist John Woodruff into the Georgia Agricultural Hall of Fame.
October 5, 2016 | General News
Planning, preparation help ease stress of powerful storm
Empty shelves of bread and canned goods aren't just a sign of last-minute hurricane cravings—the purchases are also a coping mechanism, says a University of Georgia researcher.
October 5, 2016 | General News
UGA School of Social Work receives $2.6 million to support graduate students in need
Graduate students in the University of Georgia School of Social Work who face financial challenges while earning a degree are receiving help, thanks to the re-establishment of a federally funded scholarship program.
October 3, 2016 | General News
Search committee appointed to seek dean of UGA College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Georgia Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Pamela Whitten has appointed a committee to begin a national search to fill the position of dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine.
September 28, 2016 | Honors & Awards
Record number of UGA students and alumni offered Fulbright awards for 2016-2017
A record number of 19 University of Georgia students and recent alumni-including six doctoral students and five May graduates-were offered international travel-study grants from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program for the 2016-2017 academic year.
September 27, 2016 | General News
UGA rededicates historic H.H. Tift Building
The University of Georgia rededicated the newly renovated H.H. Tift Building on the UGA-Tifton campus Sept. 27.