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December 13, 2017   COLUMNS CONTRIBUTORS

Krista Richmond

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Dec. 4 2017

Journalist discusses war on terror coverage, experiences during annual McGill Lecture

Journalist Souad Mekhennet doesn't run from the difficult stories. She runs toward them because they're important to tell.

Nov. 27 2017

Author, poets discuss writing perspectives

Writer James Cobb and poets Alfred Corn and Kevin Young discussed their thoughts on writing and Southern perspectives during the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Author Discussion, held Nov. 5 at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries as part of the fall 2017 Signature Lecture series.

Nov. 27 2017

University Health Center celebrates 100th anniversary

It started with one physician working one hour per day in a one-room infirmary in 1917. Now, the University Health Center is an 111,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility with 13 clinics where approximately 400-600 patients are seen each day.

Nov. 13 2017

USG chancellor, vet med dean will give fall Commencement addresses

University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley will deliver the fall undergraduate Commencement address at the University of Georgia on Dec. 15 in Stegeman Coliseum. The ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the graduate ceremony to follow at 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 6 2017

Garden coordinator shares value of pollinators and food production

Becky Griffin's classroom doesn't have a smartboard or a computer. Instead, it has sunshine and soil.

Oct. 30 2017

Campaign for Charities gets underway

From now until Dec. 15, UGA faculty and staff can do their part to create positive change that directly improves the lives of others through the 2017-2018 Campaign for Charities.

Oct. 30 2017

Clark Howell Hall dedicated during Oct. 23 ceremony

UGA President Jere W. Morehead, joined by fellow university leaders, dedicated the newly renovated Clark Howell Hall—which offers greater accessibility for the more than 27,500 people who benefit from the Career Center, the Disability Resource Center and University Testing Services each year.

Oct. 23 2017

Assistant recruitment director helps students find home at law school

Jenna Jackson felt at home as a student at UGA's School of Law in 2011.

Oct. 9 2017

More than 70 receive certificates at annual Embracing Diversity event

Diversity and university may seem like etymological opposites at first, but they're actually one and the same, according to Usha Rodrigues, associate dean for faculty development in UGA's School of Law and keynote speaker at the annual Embracing Diversity event held Sept. 26 in the Chapel.

Sep. 25 2017

Unit-based teams keep university operational during weather closing

During times of inclement weather and other campus closures, many university employees step up to keep essential services running.

That held true earlier this month when UGA closed for two days after Gov. Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency for all of Georgia's 159 counties due to Tropical Storm Irma, which damaged trees and caused power outages across the state-—including on the UGA campus and throughout Athens-Clarke County. Several UGA units went above and beyond their normal duties to keep the university operational during the closing.


Sep. 25 2017

Two new UGA teams help local community during Irma

In addition to keeping the university operational when it was closed because of Tropical Storm Irma, two groups from UGA pitched in to help the local community.

Aug. 21 2017

Director of community relations builds new UGA, ACC partnerships

Alison McCullick has a knack for bringing people together. And her position as director of community relations allows her to do just that for UGA and the Athens-Clarke County community.

Aug. 14 2017

Changes made across campus

A new school year brings about several changes around campus.

Aug. 14 2017

Viewing events for solar eclipse to be held at three campus locations

The Aug. 21 solar eclipse can be viewed at three locations on UGA's main campus in Athens.

Jun. 12 2017

Big impact

UGA's Small Class Size Initiative is making a difference after just one semester.

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