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Tracy Coley

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Jan. 16 2018

Fresh look

The University of Georgia's Task Force on Student Learning and Success has delivered its final report to President Jere W. Morehead. The report includes 12 recommendations designed to advance the institution's long-standing commitment to excellence in undergraduate education.

Oct. 2 2017

$1.16M US Department of Education grant funds pathway to grad school for first-generation students

First-generation college students at the University of Georgia will receive expanded academic support to help them enter and excel in doctoral programs thanks to a $1.16 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

Aug. 28 2017

Newly renovated Academic Resource Center dedicated during ceremony

The newly renovated Academic Resource Center and TRiO Student Support Services spaces in Milledge Hall were rededicated Aug. 15 by members of the UGA administration, staff and students.

Jul. 17 2017

New registrar, associate VP for instruction named

Fiona Liken became registrar and associate vice president for instruction July 1, overseeing the Office of the Registrar and the Office of Curriculum Systems.

May. 1 2017

Five faculty members receive First-Year Odyssey Teaching Awards

Five UGA faculty were honored with 2017 First-Year Odyssey Teaching Awards at a reception held April 12 celebrating the continued success of the First-Year Odyssey Seminar program. 

Apr. 20 2017

New director named for Lilly Teaching Fellows Program

Steven Lewis, a faculty member in the physics and astronomy department of the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, has been named the incoming director of the Lilly Teaching Fellows Program in UGA's Center for Teaching and Learning.

Apr. 17 2017

Griffeth to lead Office of Academic Honesty and Integrity

Phillip Comer Griffeth has been named director of UGA's Office of Academic Honesty and Integrity.

Apr. 17 2017

Outstanding Academic Advisors 2017

Two University of Georgia advisors have received an Outstanding Undergraduate Academic Advising Award.

Feb. 6 2017

Mittelstadt named CTL assistant director

Megan Mittelstadt, the former director of training and education in the Landry Cancer Biology Consortium at Harvard Medical School, has been named assistant director of faculty development and recognition in UGA's Center for Teaching and Learning. Mittelstadt began her new position Feb. 1.

Jan. 30 2017

New Office of Online Learning director named

Following a national search, Stephen P. Balfour has been named director of the UGA Office of Online Learning. Balfour will begin his new position Feb. 1.

Jan. 30 2017

CTL’s spring national speaker series, workshops to give fresh spin on topics

The Center for Teaching and Learning's spring speaker series and accompanying workshops will feature a fresh spin on teaching and learning topics such as active learning, writing, digital learning, educational and survey research, and programmatic assessment. 

Dec. 5 2016

University registrar set to retire in January

Jan Hathcote will walk through the front door of the Holmes-Hunter Academic Building for the last time as registrar Jan. 4.

Oct. 10 2016

Veteran administrator named associate VP for instruction

William K. Vencill, a professor and veteran administrator in the crop and soil sciences department at UGA, has been named associate vice president for instruction. The appointment was effective Oct. 1.

Sep. 12 2016

Hagood named Division of Academic Enhancement director

Following a national search, Thomas Chase Hagood has been named director of UGA's Division of Academic Enhancement. Hagood began his new position Sept. 7.

Sep. 6 2016

Exploratory Center provides personal advising services

UGA dedicated on Aug. 24 the Exploratory Center, a new resource that provides personalized advising services for students who need help choosing a major, as well as for intended business and journalism majors.

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