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Jun. 27 2016

Going green

UGA has been awarded $10 million from the state of Georgia to purchase 19 electric buses, and Athens Clarke County received $6 million to buy 10 hybrid-electric buses.

Dec. 7 2015

House leader to speak at Freedom Breakfast

Stacey Y. Abrams, House minority leader for the Georgia General Assembly and state representative for the 89th House District, will give the keynote address for the 13th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 22 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center.

Aug. 17 2015

Start of year school year brings with it changes around campus

With the start of the fall semester, there have been some changes around campus.

Oct. 27 2014

Young, former UN ambassador, will speak at Freedom Breakfast

Andrew Young, a former ambassador to the United Nations, will be the keynote speaker for the 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 23 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center.

Sep. 22 2014

$2.5M gift to create distinguished chair in real estate at UGA

UGA has received a $2.5 million gift from the estate of Roy Adams Dorsey to establish the Roy Adams Dorsey Distinguished Chair in Real Estate in the Terry College of Business, pending approval by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

Aug. 25 2014

Casting a (state)wide net

Serving the people of Georgia is UGA's longest tradition, established at the university's founding as the country's first state-chartered university.

May. 19 2014

Service-learning course put student volunteers in local Hispanic community

"Entiende? Do you understand?" Jake Rooney asked that a lot when he was teaching long division in Spanish. 

May. 19 2014

UGA continues efforts to create global citizens

From foreign language courses to First-Year Odyssey classes on Bollywood films and lectures on the Quran to African dance performances, diversity is all part of well-rounded education.

Apr. 7 2014

Graduate programs rise in ‘US News & World Report’s’ rankings

UGA graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The School of Law moved up to rank 29th, the College of Education moved up to rank 33rd and the Terry College of Business moved up to rank 48th.

Mar. 17 2014

Group think

On the fourth floor of the main library, students are discussing their marketing homework, drawing carbon chains on the walls and jotting down a poem on a door-and while it's not typical library behavior, it's all encouraged.

Feb. 24 2014

Political commentator to give this year’s University Lecture

Paul Begala, a political commentator and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, will deliver the University Lecture Feb. 27 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel. He will speak on “Politics: Too Important to be Left to the Politicians.”

Dec. 2 2013

U.S. congressman to give keynote address at 2014 Freedom Breakfast

U.S. Rep. David Scott will be the keynote speaker for the 11th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 17 at 7:30 a.m. in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center.

Dec. 2 2013

University of Virginia president to give 25th annual McBee Lecture

Teresa Sullivan, president of the University of Virginia, will give the 25th annual Louise McBee Lecture Dec. 6 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

Oct. 7 2013

‘Key’ community players

The UGA chapter of the Blue Key National Honor Society will pay tribute to four alumni at its annual awards banquet Oct. 11.

Sep. 23 2013

Looking closer

Fall enrollment numbers for courses in the Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities are the largest in the history of the program. This semester, almost 20 percent more students are requesting CURO courses for individualized research opportunities.

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