Articles by Melissa Gogo
|Dec. 2 2013||
A groundbreaking ceremony and reception were held Dec. 2 for a new research cabin at the University of Georgia Center for Research and Education at Wormsloe in Savannah. The facility will house UGA faculty, Wormsloe Fellows and other graduate students while they conduct research at the site.
|Nov. 25 2013||
Alfie Vick, an associate professor in the University of Georgia College of Environment and Design, was named a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Fellow at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Philadelphia earlier this month. This designation is only bestowed up on top instructors and practitioners.
|Oct. 30 2013||
Author Charles Fishman will give a free public lecture on "Water Re-imagined" Nov. 20 at 5 p.m. in the Mahler Auditorium of the University of Georgia Georgia Center for Continuing Education. The event will include the lecture, a question and answer session and a book signing.
|Oct. 3 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design will host a visitation day for students interested in degree programs Oct. 18 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Jackson Street Building.
|Sep. 17 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design's Jackson Street Building has received LEED Gold Certification. The building is the first historic building on campus to earn the designation.
|Aug. 27 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design has established a Student Ambassador program, which began this fall. The inaugural group of ambassadors is comprised of 12 diverse undergraduate students enrolled in the landscape architecture program who will be representing CED at events both on and off-campus for the academic year.
|Apr. 9 2013||
The University of Georgia's own semi-resident goat herd, the Tanyard Creek Chew Crew, has returned to its temporary grazing grounds next to the Hull Street parking deck on North Campus. And volunteers are needed Thursdays in April and May 1 from 4:30-6 p.m. to help with the goats and their work.
|Nov. 5 2012||
Patricia Johanson, an internationally recognized artist and environmental designer, will deliver a lecture titled "Ecological Infrastructure: Framing the World as a Work of Art" Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. in room 123 of the University of Georgia College of Environment and Design's Jackson Street Building.
|Oct. 8 2012||
The Circle Gallery in the University of Georgia College of Environment and Design will host the exhibit American Dreams: The Paradox of Failed Subdivisions in Georgia, featuring photographs by Stephanie N. Bryan, Nov. 8-Dec. 21. An opening reception will be held Nov.8 from 4:30-6 p.m. in the gallery.
|Oct. 1 2012||
The 30th annual meeting of the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians will be held Oct.18-20 at the Classic Center in downtown Athens. Approximately 55 papers will be presented in the 15 paper sessions offered. Mark Reinberger of the University of Georgia College of Environment and Design will serve as conference chair.
|Sep. 19 2012||
Kongjian Yu, an internationally recognized landscape architect, will discuss Beautiful Big Feet: Toward a New Landscape Architecture on Oct. 4 at 6 p.m. in room 271 of the University of Georgia Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. Sponsored by UGA's College of Environment and Design, the program is the second in a series of art and infrastructure lectures being conducted by the college in 2012-2013. The event is free and open to the public.
|Sep. 6 2012||
The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design will host a dedication ceremony and open house for its new building, located at 285 South Jackson Street, on Sept. 21 at 10 a.m.
|Jul. 31 2012||
Several of the programs and services in the University of Georgia College of Environment and Design will be housed in a new site located at 285 South Jackson Street starting Aug. 1.