In our technology-driven world, we’re more connected than ever. That’s why the University of Georgia is investing in cyber and global security research, making sure we’re safe online and abroad. It’s our commitment.
Chartered by the state of Georgia in 1785, the University of Georgia is the birthplace of public higher education in America — launching our nation’s great tradition of world-class public education.
More than 600,000 cyclists and walkers pass through Paulding County each year on the Silver Comet Trail. With assistance from UGA’s Vinson Institute of Government, county officials have turned the trail into the centerpiece of a marketing campaign designed to draw tourists to the west Georgia county.
Message for the U.N.
UGA engineering professor Jenna Jambeck’s research on the enormous amount of plastic found in our oceans has drawn global attention to the crisis, and she delivered a video outlining the problem to the United Nations for World Oceans Day. Here’s a clip of what she had to say.