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Fair volunteers, judges

The Office of Academic Special Programs is seeking volunteers and judges for its 60th Georgia Science and Engineering Fair, which will be held April 2–5 at the Classic Center.

Volunteers will help with registration, set-up and other duties. Registration forms are available online ( For ­additional information, or to sign up as a ­volunteer, contact Polly Echols at (706) 542-0452 or

Each year judges for the fair also are recruited from the UGA corps of faculty and staff as well from the corps of masters-level and doctoral-level graduate students.

Judges are needed April 3 from 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. for the following disciplines: animal sciences, behavioral/social science, biochemistry, cellular/molecular biology, chemistry, computer science, earth/planetary science, energy and transportation, engineering: electrical/mechanical, engineering: materials/bioengineering, environmental science, mathematics, medicine and health, microbiology, physics/astronomy and plant sciences. To serve as a judge, call Rachel Ogg at (706) 542-7623.