Fireflies are enchanting little creatures, but their light serves a serious purpose.
A University of Georgia graduate program in special education that has prepared scores of Georgia teachers to work with elementary-age students with autism over the last several years has received a new 4-year, $793,000 federal grant to train teachers to…
After two years of construction, the 100,000-square-foot addition to the Tate Student Center opened June 1.
More than a quarter of Athens residents live below the poverty line, but those 28 percent tend to suffer in silence.
Remnants of a former building and artifacts dating back more than 200 years have been uncovered beneath the foundations of New College on the University of Georgia’s North Campus, allowing a glimpse into a long-lost chapter of UGA history.
The University of Georgia Music Business Program gave students and invited guests a headlining act to begin classes, when lead singer John Bell of Athens-based jam band Widespread Panic took the UGA Chapel stage for the program’s first lecture of…
When Zach Alig was contacted by students in the School of Social Work, the timing couldn’t have been better.
Liberia is emerging from a 14-year civil war that has left its infrastructure and economy in shambles.
Dermatitis in humans can make skin itch and burn. When it hits chickens, it drastically reduces farmers’ profits and cuts the supply of an Asian delicacy – chicken feet.
The girls gather in groups of three on the cement floor of the Bukongo Day School on Tanzania’s Ukerewe Island and stare at the blank paper and crayons before them.
Against the tranquil backdrop of Costa Rica’s cloudforest, students from UGA and Universidad de Costa Rica recently shared their research, ideas, culture and experiences.
The Maasai women of Kenya’s Rift Valley Province are homemakers, health educators, small business owners, social workers, and community advocates.
At first glance, there would appear to be only the most tenuous of connections between veterinary medicine and international trade and security policy.
Jerry Adams knows growing chestnuts has its ups and downs. Pilar Quintero says owning and managing a horse farm is no easy venture alone.
Community service is not a new concept. Neither is the idea of learning by doing.
Catastrophes like the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill off the Alaskan coast only contribute a fraction of annual petroleum contamination.
When Denise Logan read an article in the Athens Banner-Herald about the need for more extracurricular programs at the Oconee Street Boys & Girls Club, she saved it.