July 21, 2014 | General News
UGA to host regenerative engineering and medicine retreat
The University of Georgia Regenerative Bioscience Center along with the Regenerative Engineering and Medicine research center will hold their annual retreat Aug. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Georgia Museum of Art.
July 21, 2014 | General News
Pulaski County students experience campus life at UGA
More than 40 minority students from middle Georgia spent a day at the University of Georgia on July 16 touring the campus, talking with admissions advisers, eating in a dining hall, meeting athletes and playing basketball.
July 18, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Parking Services’ Wendy Glenn receives international honor
The University of Georgia Parking Services recently celebrated a staff award at the annual International Parking Institute Conference and Expo.
July 16, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Skidaway Institute intern wins research prize for study of dolphins
July 16, 2014 | General News
UGA ranks first in international study for scholarship in public administration research
The public administration program within the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs placed number one for international scholarly output based on quality and productivity in a recent study from the Journal of Public Affairs Education.
July 14, 2014 | General News
Media advisory: Pulaski County championship basketball game to be played July 16 at UGA
The University of Georgia Office of Institutional Diversity and Archway Partnership will host the 2014 LIFE League Hawkinsville/Pulaski County Basketball Championship Game Day July 16 at UGA's Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities.
July 11, 2014 | General News
Georgia Museum of Art wins two national book awards
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia has received two national awards for publications, one from Foreword Reviews and one from the American Alliance of Museums.
July 10, 2014 | General News
UNC-Chapel Hill administrator Russell Mumper named UGA vice provost
Russell Mumper, an administrator who has been nationally recognized for fostering innovative instruction and has a strong record of facilitating interdisciplinary and entrepreneurial research, has been named vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Georgia.
July 7, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA Alumni Association announces 40 Under 40 Class of 2014
The University of Georgia Alumni Association recently announced the 40 Under 40 Class of 2014. The group of young alumni will be celebrated at an awards luncheon Sept. 18 at the Georgia Aquarium.
June 30, 2014 | Honors & Awards
UGA chemistry graduate awarded Merck Fellowship
Robert J. Gilliard Jr., a 2014 doctoral graduate of the University of Georgia Franklin College of Arts and Sciences department of chemistry, has been awarded a UNCF/Merck Foundation Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowship. The award provides $92,000 and includes a stipend, research grant and travel funds for up to two years of fellowship tenure.
June 30, 2014 | General News
University of Georgia Foundation board elects new trustees
The University of Georgia Foundation elected four new trustees and welcomed five new ex officio board members at their just concluded annual meeting on St. Simons Island. In addition, the board accorded emeritus trustee status to four outgoing members. The changes take effect on July 1.
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 27, 2014 | General News
Letter provides firsthand account of Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
Today marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain and a letter recently donated to the University of Georgia Libraries provides an eyewitness account.
June 27, 2014 | Honors & Awards
Georgia Museum of Art featured at Department of Education in Washington, D.C.
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will attract attention in Washington, D.C., this summer for its free educational program Art Adventures.
June 26, 2014 | General News
Beverly Sparks, first female director of University of Georgia Extension, to retire
Beverly Sparks will retire June 30 after serving for seven years as director of University of Georgia Extension. She is the first female to lead the organization.