The University of Georgia


Professors get prestigious awards

Professors get prestigious awards

Two Franklin College professors and the First-Year Odyssey Program are recognized for teaching excellence.

READ MORE  Continue
Clean energy is ‘the need of the century’

Clean energy is ‘the need of the century’

UGA researchers are making biological breakthroughs that will help solve the world’s energy problems.

READ MORE  Continue
Preservation plan to guide UGA on structures’ fates

Preservation plan to guide UGA on structures’ fates

The goal is to provide policies and procedures for the stewardship of all university property.

READ MORE  Continue
Support UGA's
Academic Excellence
  • News
  • Events

Amazing Student

Kim, Sokngim H.Env TB

Sokngim Kim

Sokngim Kim is on the path to becoming the first woman engineer in her home country of Cambodia who was educated in the U.S. She plans to return to Cambodia to improve its infrastructure and boost its economy.

READ MORE  Continue

Focus on Faculty

Moore, Julie H.Env TB

Julie Moore

Julie Moore, a professor in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has traveled the world to study the impact of malaria on pregnant women and their babies and uses her experiences to add color and context to the concepts she discusses in the classroom.

READ MORE  Continue

Campus Closeup

Wilson, Joy.env-h

Joy Wilson

During Joy Wilson's more than two decades at UGA, she has tried to tell people "no" as little as possible.

READ MORE  Continue

Ecology professor to lecture about diseases


Sonia Altizer, professor in the Odum School of Ecology, will give a lecture on “Pestilence in the 21st Century: Are Diseases Moving Out of Control?” Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel as part of the Anthropocene Lecture Series.

Soccer team to host Kentucky


The soccer team will play the University of Kentucky Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. at the Turner Soccer Complex.


Count Basie Orchestra to perform
The Count Basie Orchestra will perform Oct. 26 at 3 p.m. in Hodgson Concert Hall. William "Count" Basie started the Count Basie Orchestra in 1935. Within a year, America was listening in on radio shows throughout the country to hear what would become "the swingingest band in all the land." In the history of jazz music, Basie is the only bandleader whose orchestra is still performing sold-out concerts all over the world-with members personally chosen by him-30 years after his death. Tickets are $35-$40 with discounts for students.

Today's events

9:00 am
Open Enrollment Info Session
Georgia Center for Continuing Education
10:00 am
Ideas for Creative Exploration Conversation
Lamar Dodd School of Art
12:30 pm
Law School Dean Candidate Presentation
Dean Rusk Hall
1:25 pm
Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar
Ecology Building
2:00 pm
Tour at Two
Georgia Museum of Art
2:30 pm
Graduate Portfolio in Community Engagement Information Session
Office of Service-Learning Building
3:15 pm
Georgia Educator Ethics Assessment Workshop
Aderhold Hall
3:30 pm
Meeting: University Council—CANCELED
Tate Student Center
4:00 pm
McGill Lecture
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
4:00 pm
Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic
University Health Center
4:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Saša Poljanec-Borić
Jackson Street Building
5:00 pm
Concha-Holmes Reception
Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute (LACSI)
6:00 pm
Internship Informational Session
Sanford Hall
6:30 pm
Documentary Screening: “Who Owns Water?”
7:00 pm
Science Cafe: Caree Cotwright