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UGA reimagines graduate school education

UGA reimagines graduate school education

The Integrated Life Sciences program gives graduate students an opportunity to explore their options before selecting their research focus.

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News media losing role as gatekeepers

News media losing role as gatekeepers

A new study finds that ‘social mediators’ on Twitter are playing an increasingly important role.

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L.E.A.D. offers opportunity for student-athletes

L.E.A.D. offers opportunity for student-athletes

The Athletic Association program focuses on developing leadership and personal development.

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Shannon Vreeland

Shannon Vreeland has left her mark in the world of UGA athletics (including an Olympic gold medal), but she also has starred in the classroom and was named the SEC Female Scholar Athlete of the Year.

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Focus on Faculty

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Robert Warren

Robert Warren, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, stresses to his students that they are most likely to succeed in life—both personally and professionally—if they are able to think critically and objectively apply their knowledge.

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Deb Carter

Music has been a part of Deb Carter's life since she can remember.

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Garden to have native plant sale


The State Botanical Garden of Georgia will have its Bluestems and Bluejeans: Native Plant Sale starting Oct. 1. At this special native plant sale, the plants—nearly 200 species—are raised at the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies. The sale will be held Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10 from 4-6 p.m., and Oct. 4 and 11 from 9 a.m. to noon. There will be experts on site to help buyers choose plants and answer their questions.

Soccer team to host Tennessee


The soccer team will host the University of Tennessee Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Turner Soccer Complex. Admission is free.


Professor to discuss status of climate change
J. Marshall Shepherd, the Georgia Athletic Association Professor in the department of geography and past president of the American Meteorological Society, will discuss "Climate Change 101: What We Know and Don't Know in 2014" Oct. 1 at 1:25 p.m. in the ecology building auditorium. The talk is part of the Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar series.

Today's events

10:00 am
Ideas for Creative Exploration Conversation
Lamar Dodd School of Art
10:00 am
Graduate School Dean Finalist Presentation
Tate Student Center
10:30 am
CAES Major Madness
Conner Hall
11:00 am
Blood Drive
Sanford Hall
1:25 pm
Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar
Ecology Building
2:00 pm
Tour at Two
Georgia Museum of Art
2:30 pm
Meeting: Staff Council
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
3:00 pm
UGA Homecoming Day of Service
Tate Student Center
4:00 pm
Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic
University Health Center
5:00 pm
UGA Composition Recital
Hugh Hodgson School of Music
6:00 pm
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Honoring HHM
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
6:30 pm
Public Relations Agency Panel
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
8:00 pm
Concert: UGA Wind Symphony
Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Bluestems and Bluejeans: Native Plant Sale
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
8:00 pm
Comedy Show
Tate Student Center
9:00 pm
Volleyball at Auburn