Feature Stories

Good apples, bad apples

In the height of Georgia’s apple season, it’s easy to find a variety of fresh, high-quality fruit on the produce shelves. But this isn’t always the case in poorer or newer countries.

Padres e hijos fin de semana

For more than a decade, UGA’s incoming freshman class has had stronger academic credentials than the classes that entered previously. The classes have also started to become more diverse ethnically diverse.

Learning to hear

Eight-year-old Lucy Zhu looks like any other child in her classroom. She is an adorable Chinese girl with a charismatic smile that carries her through good days and bad. She is also hard of hearing.

Energy audit

This semester, seven students armed with sensors, data loggers and other monitoring devices will poke around the Driftmier Engineering Center searching for evidence of energy waste.

Hispanic heritage month

September, a month of great significance to many Latin American countries, is appropriately designated Hispanic Heritage Month.

Greatest hits: the Phil Walden legacy

Family and friends of the late music impresario and Capricorn Records co-founder Phil Walden visited UGA to announce the creation of a fund to support the Music Business Certificate Program.

The Carter Presidency

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, will participate in a conference on January 19-21, 2007, at the University of Georgia to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Carter’s inauguration as president.