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UGA study finds ‘surprised losers’ are more skeptical

UGA study finds ‘surprised losers’ are more skeptical

August 24, 2014

When an election result surprises people, it tends to erode their trust in the government, and media play a role. Read More

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Energy audit

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This semester, seven students armed with sensors, data loggers and other monitoring devices will poke around the Driftmier Engineering Center searching for evidence of energy waste.

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Hispanic heritage month

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September, a month of great significance to many Latin American countries, is appropriately designated Hispanic Heritage Month.

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Greatest hits: the Phil Walden legacy

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Family and friends of the late music impresario and Capricorn Records co-founder Phil Walden visited UGA to announce the creation of a fund to support the Music Business Certificate Program.

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The Carter Presidency

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, will participate in a conference on January 19-21, 2007, at the University of Georgia to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Carter’s inauguration as president.

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Breathing easy

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Trichloroethylene (TCE), an industrial solvent, is classified as an animal, and possibly a human, carcinogen.  Georgia is the eighth largest industrial producer of TCE.

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Hands on animal science

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Brutus stood patiently as yet another student pulled on a glove up to her shoulder. The steer has gotten used to people sticking their hands through the tube in his side, reaching into his stomach and squeezing a handful of his lunch.

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The grass is greener near greenspaces

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A recent UGA study revealed that environmental protection equals additional property tax revenue—good news for local governments looking to preserve greenspace.

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Student Ambassadors

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UGA’s Student Ambassadors Program is nurturing a new generation of Georgia leaders and preparing them to make significant contributions within the global community.

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Thinking globally, acting locally

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Preparing students to be world citizens means providing opportunities for international experiences, but it also includes demonstrating the value of contributing to the local community.