Margaret Blanchard

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Oct. 19 2017

Peabody Awards adds two members to board of jurors

Peabody has appointed Joshua Brand and Mike Monello to its board of jurors, which each year evaluates entries and bestows the Peabody Awards for excellence in electronic media.

Sep. 14 2017

Peabody welcomes four new members to advisory board

Peabody has added four new members to its board of advisors, a group of prominent entertainment and media industry leaders providing support for the program's current and future initiatives.

May. 1 2017

Six winners of Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Awards announced

The Peabody Media Center and the University of Georgia have named six winners of this year's Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Awards for outstanding digital storytelling released in 2016.

Apr. 25 2017

News, Public Service, Radio/Podcast, and Web winners round out the Peabody 30

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors has selected 11 winners across the categories of News, Public Service, Radio/Podcast and Web.

Apr. 20 2017

Entertainment winners named for Peabody 30

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors today revealed seven Entertainment programs that are among this year's Peabody 30.

Apr. 18 2017

Twelve documentaries tapped for the Peabody 30

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors revealed today 12 winners in the Documentary category for programs released in 2016.

Apr. 12 2017

Individual and Institutional winners named for 76th Annual Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors has selected Norman Lear to receive an Individual Award and the Independent Television Service an Institutional Award for their contributions to storytelling in television.

Apr. 5 2017

Sixty finalists named for 76th annual Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected 60 finalists that represent the most compelling and empowering stories released in electronic media during 2016.

Apr. 3 2017

Peabody Awards names PBS and FUSION broadcast partners for 76th annual ceremony

The Peabody Awards has partnered with PBS and FUSION on a special television broadcast of the 76th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony.

Mar. 4 2015

Institute of Higher Education to host 50th Anniversary Conference

The University of Georgia Institute of Higher Education will hold a daylong 50th Anniversary Conference on March 30 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. The conference will bring together alumni, faculty, students, staff and friends to celebrate the past successes of the institute and chart a path for the future.

Nov. 11 2014

University of Michigan president emerita to headline McBee Lecture at UGA

Mary Sue Coleman, president emerita of the University of Michigan, will present the 26th Annual Louise McBee Lecture Dec. 2 at 11 a.m. in the University of Georgia Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

Aug. 25 2014

Institute of Higher Education launches 50th anniversary celebration year

The University of Georgia Institute of Higher Education will launch its 50th Anniversary with a celebratory reception Aug. 27 at 4:30 p.m. at Meigs Hall on UGA's North Campus.

Jan. 16 2014

Georgia College Advising Corps staff member recognized by President Obama

Lawrence Harris, a college adviser at Clarke Central High School in Athens and a member of the Georgia College Advising Corps, a program sponsored by the University of Georgia's Institute of Higher Education and part of the national College Advising Corps, was recognized by President Barack Obama at the White House summit on expanding college access held on Jan. 16.

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