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Virtual world helps students ‘break through’

Virtual world helps students ‘break through’

January 25, 2015

Virtual worlds, smartphones boost access for students with disabilities to careers in STEM fields. 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.