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May. 15 2017

‘Prestigious recognition’

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.

May. 1 2017

University 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. 27 2017

Campus dean continues to work toward advancing medical education, research and outreach efforts

A consensus builder by nature, one of the first priorities that Dr. Shelley Nuss had after being named campus dean of the Augusta University/UGA Medical Partnership was to bring the faculty and staff together to define a shared vision that would guide their work going forward.

Mar. 27 2017

UGA alumna named 2017 Gates Cambridge Scholar

UGA 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. 27 2017

Veteran educator, administrator named Veterinary Medicine dean

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. 6 2017

Veteran administrator, policy scholar named dean of SPIA

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

Jan. 23 2017

Graduate School expands support for training grants

The University of Georgia is stepping up the support that faculty members receive as they apply for training grants that help attract the world's most promising graduate students.

Jan. 17 2017

Distinguished Research Professor named executive director of SPA

Distinguished Research Professor Nancy Manley has been named the university’s executive director of Sponsored Projects Administration, a position through which she will lead ongoing efforts to enhance the support and service that faculty members receive as they apply for and manage grants and other externally funded projects. 

Nov. 28 2016

STEM Leadership Summit sparks ‘critical’ discussions

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

Nov. 14 2016

Author, humorist will deliver keynote at Alumni Seminar

Alumni and others interested in lifelong learning will converge on the UGA 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.

Oct. 31 2016

Four-year rate for graduation at UGA jumps to record level

A concerted effort at UGA to help students earn their degrees in a more timely manner has catapulted the institution's four-year graduation rate to a record level.

Oct. 24 2016

Informatics Symposium at UGA draws nearly 150 participants

Nearly 150 participants from 30 units across campus gathered earlier this month for a daylong symposium created to foster interdisciplinary collaboration following the creation of the Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education.

Oct. 10 2016

National search begins for next dean of College of Veterinary Medicine

UGA 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.

Oct. 3 2016

Georgia Informatics Institutes for Research and Education launched

UGA 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.

Oct. 3 2016

Noel Fallows named associate provost for international education

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.

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