Approximately 4,488 undergraduates and 1,179 graduate students—a total of 5,667—have met requirements to walk in the University of Georgia's spring Commencement ceremonies. Above, Morgan Kemper of Marietta and Camille Carroll of Lawrenceville have their graduation photos taken at the Chapel bell this week.
Social work major Shannon Griffiths came to UGA because she “wanted a school where I would learn outside of the classroom as much as I did inside of one,” and she has taken good advantage of all those opportunities.READ MORE
Kandauda (K.A.S.) Wickrama, a Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences, brings his research experiences to the courses he teaches, but he also learns from his students, who shape his research questions through their classroom discussions.READ MORE
Alumni Association has Senior Send-Off
The UGA Alumni Association will host its annual Senior Send-Off Commencement celebration May 6 from 5-7 p.m. at Herty Field. The gathering will include food, entertainment, door prizes, the unveiling of the Senior Signature plaque and more.
Baseball team on the road
The Diamond Dogs will have a three-game series this Friday through Sunday against the University of Kentucky in Lexington before returning for their final homestand of the season May 15-17 against the University of Arkansas.
Robach to speak at graduation
"Good Morning America" anchor Amy Robach will give undergraduates one final charge on May 8 before UGA sends its newest alumni off with a fireworks farewell. The spring Commencement ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. in Sanford Stadium. The graduate ceremony, which will feature University Professor Emeritus Gary Bertsch, who is now chairman of the international advisory group TradeSecure LLC, will be held at 10 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. Tickets are not required for either ceremony.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
2015 Plant Center Spring Symposium
Tour at TwoGeorgia Museum of Art
Meeting: Staff CouncilZell B. Miller Learning Center
Class of 2015 Senior SendoffHerty Field
Meeting: Photo SharegroupState Botanical Garden of Georgia