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Students lean on experience to learn leadership

Students lean on experience to learn leadership

The students in the Institute of Higher Education’s executive Ed.D. program are learning from the top.

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News media losing role as gatekeepers

News media losing role as gatekeepers

A new study finds that ‘social mediators’ on Twitter are playing an increasingly important role.

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L.E.A.D. offers opportunity for student-athletes

L.E.A.D. offers opportunity for student-athletes

The Athletic Association program focuses on developing leadership and personal development.

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Joseph Colbert

Joseph Colbert has served his country both in the Marine Corps and AmeriCorps. As UGA’s first Pat Tillman Military Scholar, he is now pursuing his future as an ecologist with plans to continue his public service mission.

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Erin Lipp

Erin Lipp, a professor of environmental health science in the College of Public Health, encourages her students to think critically about science and how it affects the world in which they live.

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Deb Carter

Music has been a part of Deb Carter's life since she can remember.

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Pulitzer-winning author to speak


In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sonia Nazario will give a lecture Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. in Room 271 at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. Nazario has spent more than 20 years reporting and writing about social issues, most recently as a projects reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Her stories have tackled some of the country’s most intractable problems. A book signing will be available after her lecture. 

Volleyball team to host Alabama


The volleyball team will play the University of Alabama Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. in Stegeman Coliseum.


University Theatre presents ‘Clybourne Park'
The University Theatre will open its run of "Clybourne Park" Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. in the Cellar Theatre at the Fine Arts Building. Winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Play, an Olivier Award and the Pulitzer Prize, this satiric comedy about race and real estate spins off of Lorraine Hansberry's "Raisin in the Sun" to follow one house over 50 years, from the era of segregation to gentrification. It also will be performed Sept. 26, 30 and Oct. 1-3 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 at 2:30 p.m. The admission cost is $16, or $12 for students.

Today's events

9:00 am
Class on Plants and Pollinators
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
10:00 am
Vet School For A Day
College of Veterinary Medicine
10:00 am
Cabinet Meeting and Media Briefing
Administration Building
1:00 pm
Blood Drive
Creswell Hall
1:25 pm
Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar
Ecology Building
2:00 pm
Tour at Two
Georgia Museum of Art
2:00 pm
Fall Hike in the Nash Prairie at the Garden
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
3:30 pm
Clifford Lewis Scholar Lecture
Lamar Dodd School of Art
3:30 pm
Georgia Genomics Facility Seminar
Miller Plant Sciences
3:30 pm
Meeting: University Council
Tate Student Center
Rosh Hashanah
7:00 pm
Volleyball vs. Alabama
Stegeman Coliseum
7:00 pm
Poetry Reading: Jordan Scott
7:00 pm
Hispanic Heritage Month Keynote Speaker: Sonia Nazario
Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries
8:00 pm
Performance: Garrison Keillor—RESCHEDULED
Performing Arts Center