Feature Stories

D.C. program preparing future national leaders

While other UGA students have returned to the classroom for spring semester, senior William Rooks and juniors Amanda McLeod and Arthur Tripp Jr. are learning about American government first-hand in Washington, D.C.

Edelman Digital Bootcamp

With 70 percent of adults and 93 percent of teenagers using the Internet, it is not surprising that social media usage is steadily increasing.

Buckle up for safety

Safe Kids Buckle Up Virtual Video Showdown, an online safety video competition, created by the public relations students of UGA’s Public Relations Student Society of America Bateman team, accumulated more than 2,000 hits in five days.

Students go green

Thousands of students pass the Lumpkin Street Rain Gardens every day, yet few understand the extent of their effects on the environment.

Raising the bar

Seven UGA law students drove to Gainesville in December to meet with NFC, an environmental activist group.

Treading New Water

Camus, associate professor of pathology in UGA’s College of Veterinary Medicine, goes virtually unnoticed to the average Georgia Aquarium visitor, but that’s the nature of his job.

Writers of the storm

This is New Orleans, ravaged more than two years ago by Hurricane Katrina. Broken levees, flooding and poor evacuation plans left 1,300 residents dead and thousands more homeless, many now scattered across the country.