First African Americans to enroll at UGA kept their eyes on the prize.
Georgia Groundbreakers celebrates innovative and visionary faculty, students, alumni and leaders throughout the history of the University of Georgia — and their profound, enduring impact on our state, our nation and the world.
She helped to integrate UGA and had an enduring impact on music education across the nation.
He worked to transform the landscape of higher education in Georgia and beyond.
UGA’s first president also cast the key vote that saved the U.S. Constitutional Convention – and the nation – in 1787.
Today, a century after he graduated from UGA, Alfred Blalock is revered in the medical community…
Billy Payne’s success in winning the Olympic bid and preparing the city for the games effectively…
Eugene Odum broke ground and taught us new ways to understand and protect our planet.
It began with a simple idea from a UGA professor — sell poppy flowers to support veterans.