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Five years after oil spill, UGA still leads

Five years after oil spill, UGA still leads

April 18, 2015

Samantha Joye’s ECOGIG project continues following the impact of the Deepwater Horizon blowout in the Gulf of Mexico. Read More

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Soybean grant gives researchers tools to unravel better bean

Soybean grant gives researchers tools to unravel better bean

Maximizing Research Opportunities

For millennia, people have grown soybeans and turned them into useful products like oil and livestock feed.

Program deterring youth alcohol use has positive side affects

Program deterring youth alcohol use has positive side affects

Maximizing Research Opportunities

A University of Georgia program designed to reduce alcohol use, drug use and risky sexual behavior in African-American youth also reduces the likelihood of engaging in conduct problems by up to 74 percent two years later, according to a new study.

The Second Life span

The Second Life span

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

Shamp, director of the New Media Institute, was teaching a new media topics class through Second Life, a virtual world that allows users to interact with each other and their environment through the Internet. Think of it like MySpace in 3-D.

The Write Stuff

The Write Stuff

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

When the 2005 National Survey of Student Engagement found that UGA students spend less time reading and writing than their counterparts at peer institutions, a solution was needed.

Where the wild things are

Where the wild things are

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

As Bud and Mary Freeman describe a recent trip to Ecuador to collect fish samples and help guide local conservation policy, their story is abundant with color – giant electric blue butterflies, orchids rampant in the lush landscape and tropical fish species with a variety of interesting patterns.…

Student-designed fashions

Student-designed fashions

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

When shoppers head to the UGA Bookstore later this month, they’ll be able to purchase more than the usual textbooks and candy bars. In addition to those items, they’ll have the opportunity to buy apparel designed by UGA fashion merchandising students.