A genome database team led by UPenn and UGA scientists, including Jessica Kissinger, above, was awarded a new contract from the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Disease to provide free access to genomic data related to microbial pathogens important to human health and biosecurity.
Joey Sharp’s adventures during his undergraduate education at UGA are about enough to fill a book already, and he has his sights set firmly on making a difference in the global health care system as a physician.READ MORE
Michelle Carney, a professor in the School of Social Work, prepares her students for leadership roles in nonprofit organizations that advance the well-being of individuals and communities.READ MORE
PAC to present ‘Messiah’
The Performing Arts Center will present a rare complete performance of Handel’s “Messiah” Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 21 at 2 p.m. in Hodgson Concert Hall featuring The Knights chamber orchestra from New York and the UGA Hodgson Singers along with four professional soloists. Tickets are $32-$47 with discounts for students.
Men’s basketball team to host Seton Hall
The men’s basketball team will host Seton Hall University Dec. 21 at 6 p.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. Tickets are $15. ESPNU will televise the game.
Ballet Theatre of Russia to perform ‘Nutcracker'
The Performing Arts Center will present "The Nutcracker" performed by the State Ballet Theatre of Russia Dec. 20 at 4 and 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 21 at 3 p.m. at The Classic Center. Set to Tchaikovsky's beloved music, the production features the same authentic Russian choreography that is performed by Moscow's famous Bolshoi Ballet. Tickets are $15 to $35.
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Men’s Basketball vs. Seton HallStegeman Coliseum