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Four faculty members receive Meigs Awards

Four faculty members receive Meigs Awards

The awards represent UGA’s highest recognition for excellence in instruction.

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UGA steps up pace of turning wood into fuel

UGA steps up pace of turning wood into fuel

UGA researchers create fast-growing trees that could be a breakthrough for biofuel production.

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Students make IMPACT with service projects

Students make IMPACT with service projects

Hundreds of UGA students shun typical spring break activities to help others across the country.

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Lydia Babcock-Adams

Lydia Babcock-Adams is working on three—yes, three—degrees at the same time and already has presented her marine science research work at conferences across the country. And her love for UGA goes all the way back to early childhood.

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Focus on Faculty

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Jenna Jambeck

Jenna Jambeck, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, is internationally recognized for her research on plastic waste in the ocean and for the Marine Debris Tracker app she co-created. She notes that being active in research helps bring current environmental engineering issues into the classroom for students.

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Vicki Worsham

Vicki Worsham's interests are threefold: child care, books and service work. And, over the last 30 years, she has integrated all three into her life.

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Harvard professor to deliver Hollowell Lecture


Tomiko Brown-Nagin will deliver the fourth annual Donald L. Hollowell Lecture April 2 at 7 p.m. at the Morton Theatre, 195 W. Washington St. Brown-Nagin, the Daniel P.S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law and a professor of history at Harvard University, will give a presentation titled “’The Civil Rights Queen’: Constance Baker Motley and the Struggle for Racial and Gender Equality in America.”

Softball team to host North Carolina


The softball team will play the University of North Carolina April 1 at 7 p.m. at Jack Turner Stadium.


Thurmond to deliver Early Lecture
Michael L. Thurmond, the superintendent of the DeKalb County School District, will deliver the Mary Frances Early Lecture April 1 at 3 p.m. in Tate Theatre. A reception will follow. This lecture is held each year in honor of Early, the first African-American graduate from UGA.

Today's events

9:00 am
Georgia Electron Microscopy Open House
Barrow Hall
11:30 am
Opening of Habitat International Collection
Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
2:00 pm
Tour at Two: Humor in Art
Georgia Museum of Art
2:00 pm
Guest Lecture: Kevin Rome
Journalism Building
3:00 pm
Mary Frances Early Lecture
Tate Student Center
4:00 pm
Automatic for Autism
5:00 pm
“How to Breathe Underwater”
Hugh Hodgson School of Music
6:00 pm
Turkish Cultural Night
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
6:30 pm
Meeting: Photo Sharegroup
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
7:00 pm
Softball vs. North Carolina
Jack Turner Stadium
7:00 pm
España En Corto Spanish Short Film Festival
Georgia Museum of Art