Feature Stories

Historic town spring restored

At the intersection of Fulton and Spring streets, a lush green oasis is beginning to take shape amongst the gray concrete NO4 parking lots.

The new class breaks records

The University of Georgia expects just over 4,800 students in the new freshman class and they will set new records for academic quality and diversity, according to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Ready for a victory!

Gleaming brightly and safely secured in a sturdy new tower, the historic University of Georgia Chapel Bell is back in place and ready to celebrate a victory when the Georgia Bulldogs play their first football game Aug. 30.

Riding high

The University of Georgia is tied for 20th among public universities and tied for 58th overall according to the 2009 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” guide. UGA has been ranked among the top 20 leading public…

Work of Art

The new Lamar Dodd School of Art building on East Campus formally opened recently in a dedication ceremony that honors the legacy of one of the South’s leading modern artists and art educators.

Clickers in the classroom

With the increasing use of “clicker” technology in the classroom, the university has selected one system to support.

Civil rights era…in modern times

The Civil Rights Digital Library is the most ambitious and comprehensive initiative to date to deliver educational content on the Civil Rights Movement via the Web.

Children and God

When Abby Hardgrove began the child and family development graduate program in UGA’s College of Family and Consumer Sciences, she wasn’t sure what direction her research might take.

The meaning of life

Donny Hathaway, an American soul singer and composer of extraordinary talents apparent suicide at age 33 in 1979 left fans, friends and fellow artists wondering just what happened.

Playing with the Big Dawgs

Student interns in UGA’s Washington Semester Program get hands-on training in the nation’s capital and a firsthand look at life in Washington D.C.

Friends on the Faculty

Through UGA’s Honors Faculty Mentor Network, first-year Honors students have the guidance and support of faculty mentors who help nurture their academic interests and career aspirations.

Out of the wild

The UGA graduate student is in Sierra Leone during the dry season, from October to May setting up cameras on Tiwai Island as part of April Conway’s efforts to find out where the pygmy hippos are and determine an accurate…