March 3, 2014
During a 24-hour stretch from Feb. 22-23, more than 1,000 participants filled the Tate Student Center Grand Hall to dance, play video games, share stories, roll down a bouncy slide and raise $507,203 to benefit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's Comprehensive Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit.
Experts from UGA, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Emory University will gather March 19 to discuss malaria in a symposium titled "The Secret Life of Malaria-A Global Journey to Cure and Prevention."
UGA is the first institution in the Southeastern Conference to offer an undergraduate certificate in sports media, following University Council approval on Feb. 19.
Many of UGA's ongoing efforts to promote sustainability in the university community and beyond begin with the innovative ideas of students, faculty and staff.