Feature Stories

First in ecology

The nation’s first stand-alone academic school devoted specifically to the study of ecology began operation this week when the University of Georgia opened the Eugene P. Odum School of Ecology.

Cyber-bullying combines meanness and technology

Youths are still at risk for verbal and physical bullying, but today’s technology dramatically increases a bully’s potential impact. Internet bullying, or cyber-bullying, gives school-yard bullies a World Wide Web of options.

Working vacation

Through the Graduate School’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program, Brandon Young and 47 other undergraduates from around the country have gotten to experience graduate-level research and seen a glimpse of their futures as scholars, researchers and innovators.

Stay alert with UGAAlert

In the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and the Virginia Tech shootings, emergency preparedness is not only a national concern but something in which UGA’s Office of Security and Emergency Preparedness hopes to get the university campus involved.…

Climbing Capitol Hill

University of Georgia students will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in U.S. politics and public policy making through a new Washington Semester Program beginning in spring 2008.

You gotta have art

Welcome to the new Lamar Dodd School of Art, which has leapt from a parking lot on UGA’s East Campus into being after less than a year of day and night construction. It has a long way to go yet—mounds…

Mars attacks!

Radio play, which will be staged at the Classic Center in Athens before a live audience, brings back the days of radio drama, complete with sound effects and acting from a troupe of UGA theatre students.