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News media losing role as gatekeepers

News media losing role as gatekeepers

September 19, 2014

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

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Pictures and 1,000 words

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When Denise Logan read an article in the Athens Banner-Herald about the need for more extracurricular programs at the Oconee Street Boys & Girls Club, she saved it.

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Secretaries of State at UGA

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On the eve of a historic presidential election, five former U.S. secretaries of state convened in Athens to discuss foreign policy issues…

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Technology helps female workforce

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Battered, divorced and unwed pregnant women struggling to make a living in Morocco found unlikely allies in William Kisaalita and his UGA engineering students.

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Georgians invited to walk… online

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University of Georgia Cooperative Extension agents across the state are encouraging the people in their counties to increase their physical activity.

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Virtual peanut farms, real answers

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When agricultural lobbyist Bob Redding wants to know how pending policy decisions will impact farmers in Georgia, he turns to a simulation…

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African perspectives

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Akinloye Ojo came to University of Georgia radio station WUGA in 1997 with a proposal for a show about African music and culture. He was given a station…

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Map it out

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Georgians are gaining access to valuable local information as more county governments take the benefits of Geographic Information Systems to the next level…

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Heart Fitness

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Local cardiologists raised their eyebrows when exercise scientist Harry DuVal came to Athens in 1980 and tried to convince their heart-attack patients to hit the gym.

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Beyond beetlemania

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For Adam Fowler, a UGA study abroad program in Costa Rica was simply an elective class to help fulfill his biology degree requirements. It became much more.