UGA President Jere W. Morehead chats with orientation leaders Alex Reinecke of Suwanee, Hilary Hilgers of Santa Cruz, California, and Trevor Woodward of Augusta before speaking to incoming freshmen in the Grand Hall of the Tate Student Center on Monday. Fall semester classes start Aug. 18.
Annie Page-Karjian, who already earned her D.V.M. at UGA and is now working on her Ph.D., plans a career combining her research and medical training to improve the health of animals.READ MORE
John Maltese, the Albert Berry Saye Professor and head of the department of political science, says that getting students engaged in a topic and then getting them to think carefully and analytically about it makes teaching fun. Outside of the classroom, the Grammy Award winner enjoys the many opportunities to… READ MORE
Museum to show Chaplin film
The Georgia Museum of Art will show the Charlie Chaplin film “Modern Times” July 31 at 7 p.m. as part of its Picturing America Film Series. The 1936 film is Chaplin’s last outing as the Little Tramp in which he puts the iconic character to work as a giddily inept factory employee who becomes smitten with a gorgeous gamine.
Legion Pool offers cool recreation
UGA’s Legion Pool is open for students, employees and their guests. Pool hours are 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is $3 to $5, with season passes available.
Alumnus to speak at summer Commencement
Francis "Abit" Massey, a 1949 graduate of the University of Georgia and president emeritus of the Georgia Poultry Federation, will give the summer Commencement address at UGA's combined undergraduate and graduate ceremony Aug. 1 at 9:30 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. Tickets are not required. Doors open at 8 a.m.
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