Mickey Y. Montevideo

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Articles by Mickey Y. Montevideo

Nov. 7 2017

New UGA Drug Discovery Core lab works to develop treatment of leading diseases

The University of Georgia has created the Drug Discovery Core laboratory, a campus-wide collaborative facility designed to hasten the development of therapeutic drugs for a number of major diseases.

Oct. 2 2017

Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation commits $1.5 million to support need-based aid at UGA

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation has committed $1.5 million to the University of Georgia to provide need-based aid for students in two program areas. The UGA College of Pharmacy will receive $1 million to support pharmacy students facing financial hardships. A separate $500,000 gift will be matched by the Georgia Commitment Scholarship Program and will establish five need-based scholarships benefiting UGA students from Atlanta's historic Westside neighborhoods.

Feb. 7 2017

UGA College of Pharmacy opens doors to new educational facility in Augusta

For the first time in its more than 40-year history, the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy's program in Augusta has its own facility.

Feb. 3 2014

UGA engineer receives $1 million to develop milk cooler

Keeping milk safe and healthy to drink is a challenge in areas without electricity. A University of Georgia engineer received $1 million to continue working on a milk cooler designed to help dairy farmers, particularly those in sub-Saharan Africa, who lack access to refrigeration.

Jan. 14 2014

CH2M HILL executive to discuss engineering of 2012 Olympics

Michael A. Szomjassy, president of the Energy, Water and Facilities division and member of the board of directors of CH2M HILL, will address "London 2012: Extreme Engineering-A Challenge of Olympic Proportions" Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 5 p.m. at the University of Georgia College of Engineering.

Oct. 31 2013

NASA engineer, UGA alumnus to speak at College of Engineering

Russ Fortson, an engineer with NASA contractor Science Applications International Corporation, will be the inaugural speaker for the University of Georgia College of Engineering's Homecoming Symposium Nov. 7 at 2 p.m. in the Driftmier Engineering Center auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Aug. 22 2013

Israeli engineering dean to speak on international water solutions at UGA

Noah I. Galil, dean of the faculty of civil and environmental engineering at the Technion Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel, will address "Advanced Israeli Water Solutions: Israel as a Pilot, Solving Water Problems for the World" on Aug. 26 at 10:30 a.m. in the University of Georgia College of Engineering's Driftmier Auditorium. The public is invited to attend.

Oct. 23 2012

‘Go Big, Go Hard, Go Homecoming!’ headlines UGA Homecoming Week

Students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans will celebrate Homecoming Week at the University of Georgia starting Oct. 28 with various events and activities and culminating Nov. 3 with the Georgia vs. Ole Miss football game.

Oct. 22 2012

‘Unscripted’ with Franklin College’s Alan Flurry debuts on WUGA-TV

WUGA-TV, the public television station for the University of Georgia, has launched a new local 30-minute interview show, which features unscripted and unrehearsed conversations with distinguished guests visiting the UGA campus.

Oct. 15 2012

UGA McBee Lecture to focus on academic procession

John Thelin, a research professor in the history of higher education and public policy at the University of Kentucky, will be the keynote speaker for the University of Georgia 24th Annual Louise McBee Lecture Nov. 1 at 11 a.m. in Mahler Auditorium of the UGA Hotel and Conference Center at the Georgia Center. The venue is a change from the Chapel, where the lecture was held for the previous 23 years.

Oct. 11 2012

WUGA-TV increases broadcast coverage in northeast Georgia and Atlanta markets

WUGA-TV, the public television station of the University of Georgia, has increased its coverage in northeast Georgia and throughout the greater Atlanta television market.

Oct. 4 2012

UGA recognizes National Cyber Security Awareness Month with events and programs

During October, the University of Georgia Enterprise Information Technology Services is hosting educational programs and highlighting services designed to increase the awareness of cyber safety for faculty, staff and students.

Sep. 28 2012

Monica Kaufman Pearson to address MLK Freedom Breakfast Jan. 18

Monica Kaufman Pearson, retired veteran anchor of WSB-TV's Channel 2 Action News in Atlanta and current graduate student in the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, will be the keynote speaker for the 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 18 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of UGA's Tate Student Center.

Sep. 21 2012

Athletic Association Professorships awarded to five at UGA

Five University of Georgia faculty members have received Athletic Association Professorships endowed by UGA's Athletic Association.

Sep. 18 2012

Arthur Blank to speak at UGA fall undergraduate Commencement

Philanthropist Arthur M. Blank, co-founder of The Home Depot and owner of the Atlanta Falcons football franchise, will be the speaker for the University of Georgia fall 2012 undergraduate Commencement exercise Dec. 14 at 9:30 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. In addition, he will be awarded an honorary doctor of laws degree from UGA during the ceremony. Fran Teague, long-time UGA faculty member who holds a joint appointment in the department of English and the department of theatre and film studies, will speak at the graduate Commencement exercise at 2:30 p.m. in the same location.

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