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Graduates find hands-on learning makes a big impact

Graduates find hands-on learning makes a big impact

Students say work outside of the classroom enhances their education.

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Warmer climate might release Arctic carbon

Warmer climate might release Arctic carbon

UGA researcher studies the massive storehouse of the long-frozen element.

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Watershed UGA teaches students about campus stream health

Watershed UGA teaches students about campus stream health

Program provides a transformative learning experience in sustainability.

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Amazing Student

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Shannon Griffiths

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.

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Focus on Faculty

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Kandauda A.S. Wickrama

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.

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Campus Closeup

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Randolph Carter

When he was 11, Randolph Carter turned to God for answers and made a promise that would shape the rest of his life. 

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Garden to have worm composting workshop


The State Botanical Garden of Georgia will have a Let Us Compost Vermiculture Workshop May 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Classroom 2. Participants will build a worm bin with all of the provided materials and hands-on instruction. The cost is $45.

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 events

Class: Transformational Leadership
Terry Executive Education Center in Atlanta
2:00 pm
Spring Tuesday Tour
Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
6:30 pm
Vermicomposting Workshop
State Botanical Garden of Georgia