Researchers at the University of Georgia Savannah River Ecology Laboratory are evaluating new methods to reduce the spread of rabies in wildlife populations. Above, a captured raccoon peers out of the trap before being tested for the presence of placebo bait.
Elizabeth Howard, a senior majoring in public relations, says “UGA offers more opportunities than a single student can take advantage of in four years,” but she has taken advantage of her opportunities and will be working in her “dream job” after graduation.READ MORE
Andrew Owsiak, an assistant professor in the School of Public and International Affairs, walks students through the scientific process to help them reach a deeper understanding of how to make sense of political events.READ MORE
As an undergraduate student at Presbyterian College, Ginny Ingels spent a summer in Haiti working in health promotion at a rural hospital. That experience, coupled with a lifelong passion for health, made her transition to director of development for the College of Public Health all the more easy.READ MORE
Professor to discuss “Empowered Girls”
Nancy Lesko of Columbia University will give a lecture on “The Promises of Empowered Girls” March 5 at 3 p.m. in the M. Smith Griffith Auditorium at the Georgia Museum of Art. Lesko’s talk looks at “girl power” and its circulation in many international NGOs and programs. Lesko’s “history of the present” has been an important contribution to the critical understanding of contemporary social policy and research about adolescence, gender and sexuality.
Baseball team to host Georgia State
The Diamond Dogs will play Georgia State University March 4 at 5 p.m. at Foley Field. Tickets are $5 to $8.
UGA Symphony to perform in Hodgson Hall
The UGA Symphony Orchestra will perform March 4 at 8 p.m. in Hodgson Concert Hall at the Performing Arts Center. Under the direction of Mark Cedel, the orchestra will offer a performance of classic orchestral literature. Tickets are $10, or $5 with a UGA student ID.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Workshop on Flipping the ClassroomZell B. Miller Learning Center
Lunch with LeadersTate Student Center
Safe Spring Break EventUniversity Health Center
Terry Leadership Connection LunchSanford Hall
Tour at Two: Pierre DauraGeorgia Museum of Art
Meeting: Photo SharegroupState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Meeting: Staff CouncilZell B. Miller Learning Center
Women’s Basketball at SEC Tournament
Meeting: University Council Executive CommitteeAdministration Building
Baseball vs. Georgia StateFoley Field
Lecture and Book SigningState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Academic Honesty Awareness Week PanelCreswell Hall
Neonite ZumbathonTate Student Center
Concert: UGA Symphony OrchestraHugh Hodgson Concert Hall