Feature Stories

Sharing our knowledge

UGA engineering professor Takoi Hamrita has received a $600,000 U.S. State Department grant to advance higher education reform in Tunisia.

Helping Hispanic achievement

The University of Georgia will share a $12.3 million grant with the University of Texas at Austin to develop and launch a new collaborative pilot program designed to identify, implement, and evaluate best practices for recruiting, retaining and graduating Hispanic…

Study abroad in science

For more than 25 years, UGA students have had the opportunity to take a wide range of courses in the arts and humanities through the university’s study abroad program in Cortona, Italy.

Seeing the forest through the book leaves

Was Tolkien a tree-hugger? Does political tyranny wreak environmental havoc? Does the restoration of the Shire in The Lord of the Rings provide lessons for our own time and place?

UGA down under

UGA’s Office of Studies Abroad in the South Pacific and Caribbean is housed in the Daniel B. Warnell School of Forest Resources and represents one of the largest study abroad initiatives in the United States.

Hope found in BOYS program

Tre’ Ross, Bodhi Roberts and Noe Recendiz took the stage in front of several hundred UGA faculty and staff. The middle school boys stared at their feet and glanced occasionally at the crowd before presenting their boldly colored painting, centered…

Sub-zero Scholarship

For Dean Rusk Center Associate Director Dorinda G. Dallmeyer visiting Antarctica is more than just a once-in-a-lifetime trip.