Two UGA outreach programs honored by White House as Bright Spots.
Fifteen Georgia high school seniors got a preview of the available undergraduate research options at UGA when they were recognized as 2008 Promising Scholars by the Honors Program’s Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities.
Dead pigeons don’t usually attract much attention. But a few hundred of them infected with avian influenza and mysteriously found in several U.S. cities would cause, at the least, a media storm.
Ten years ago on Jekyll Island, two loggerhead turtle hatchlings were trapped in their nest on the beach and unable to get to the water.
Counting the recent selection of University of Georgia School of Law alumna Merritt E. McAlister as a U.S. Supreme Court judicial clerk for the October 2009 term, the law school will have had graduates serve the nation’s highest court in…
On the eve of a historic presidential election, five former U.S. secretaries of state convened in Athens to discuss foreign policy issues…
Battered, divorced and unwed pregnant women struggling to make a living in Morocco found unlikely allies in William Kisaalita and his UGA engineering students.
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension agents across the state are encouraging the people in their counties to increase their physical activity.
When agricultural lobbyist Bob Redding wants to know how pending policy decisions will impact farmers in Georgia, he turns to a simulation…
Akinloye Ojo came to University of Georgia radio station WUGA in 1997 with a proposal for a show about African music and culture. He was given a station…
Georgians are gaining access to valuable local information as more county governments take the benefits of Geographic Information Systems to the next level…
Local cardiologists raised their eyebrows when exercise scientist Harry DuVal came to Athens in 1980 and tried to convince their heart-attack patients to hit the gym.
For Adam Fowler, a UGA study abroad program in Costa Rica was simply an elective class to help fulfill his biology degree requirements. It became much more.
A University of Georgia expert says the challenges in ensuring a safe U.S.food supply will grow unless solutions are provided quickly.
It’s another busy day in the veterinary clinic as Jonathan Dear and Jessica Griffin assist with a dental cleaning on a golden retriever.
After yet another meal slid across her bamboo tray and spilled, Ashley Hatcher had an idea for a new invention — spill-proof trays.
Every spring, thousands of horseshoe crabs swim to the shores of Georgia’s barrier islands to lay their eggs before slipping back into the sea.