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May. 31 2017

UGA ranked 10th among public universities in New York Times College Access Index

The New York Times has once again ranked the University of Georgia 10th among the nation's top public universities based on its commitment to economic diversity.

May. 2 2017

UGA entomologist Michael Strand elected to National Academy of Sciences

University of Georgia Regents' Professor Michael R. Strand has received one of the highest honors a scientist can receive-election to the National Academy of Sciences.

Apr. 27 2017

UGA establishes Institute for Cybersecurity and Privacy

The University of Georgia will advance research with implications for economic vitality and national security through its newly created Institute for Cybersecurity and Privacy.

Mar. 16 2017

UGA alumna Patricia Andrews Fearon named Gates Cambridge Scholar

University of Georgia alumna Patricia Andrews Fearon was one of 36 Americans to be named a 2017 recipient of the Gates Cambridge Scholarship, which fully funds postgraduate study and research at the University of Cambridge in England.

Feb. 21 2017

Lisa K. Nolan named dean of UGA College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Lisa K. Nolan, a veteran educator, administrator and scholar of diseases that affect animal and human health, has been named dean of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine.

Feb. 1 2017

Matthew Auer named dean of UGA School of Public and International Affairs

Matthew Auer, a veteran administrator and policy scholar, has been named dean of the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs.

Jan. 24 2017

Finalists for UGA College of Veterinary Medicine dean to visit campus

Four finalists for the position of dean of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine will visit campus in the coming weeks to meet with members of the university community.

Dec. 22 2016

Three finalists for dean of UGA School of Public and International Affairs to visit campus

Three finalists for the position of dean of the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs will visit campus in January to meet with members of the university community.

Nov. 15 2016

UGA Alumni Seminar set for Feb. 17-18

Alumni and others interested in lifelong learning will converge on the University of Georgia campus Feb. 17-18 for the 2017 Alumni Seminar, an educational gathering that will allow participants to experience firsthand what has changed-and what will always stay the same-at the nation's first state-chartered university.

Nov. 7 2016

Global Women in STEM Leadership Summit sparks ‘critical’ conversations

More than 250 people from across the United States and abroad recently gathered in Atlanta for a summit on women's leadership in STEM organized by UGA professor Takoi Hamrita.

Oct. 12 2016

Informatics symposium at UGA draws nearly 150 participants

Nearly 150 participants from 30 units at the University of Georgia gathered yesterday for a daylong symposium created to foster interdisciplinary collaboration following the creation of the Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education.

Oct. 3 2016

Search committee appointed to seek dean of UGA College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Georgia Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Pamela Whitten has appointed a committee to begin a national search to fill the position of dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Sep. 26 2016

UGA launches Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education

The University of Georgia will significantly expand its instruction and research in the critical area of informatics with the formation of the Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education.

Sep. 21 2016

Noel Fallows named associate provost for international education at UGA

Noel Fallows, an administrator with a proven record of fostering international partnerships in research, instruction and outreach, has been named associate provost for international education at the University of Georgia.

Aug. 22 2016

UGA creates new fellows programs to attract world’s most promising graduate students

The University of Georgia has created two new graduate fellowship programs to boost the recruitment of students in fields that align with UGA's Signature Research Themes and the needs of Georgia's knowledge-based economy.

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