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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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Redefining study abroad

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UGA’s campus in Costa Rica hosted a group of 97 Costa Rican high school students for the Fit4Earth: Ninth Grade Biodiversity Challenge.

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Global greening

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The ultimate test of man’s conscience may be his willingness to sacrifice something today for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard. - Gaylord Nelson, former governor of Wisconsin, founder of Earth Day

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Freeman on freedom

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JoyEllen Freeman, a sophomore in UGA’s Honors Program, is one of 40 college students selected to participate in the 2011 Student Freedom Ride, a civil rights history bus tour sponsored by PBS’s American Experience history series.

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Planning for disaster

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For the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, geographic information systems (GIS) aren’t just for the technology-minded—they’re critical to helping the state plan for its next disaster.

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Every drop counts

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A new University of Georgia Cooperative Extension program launched this year challenges Georgians to save 40 gallons of water per day.

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Recognizing the “hundred-percenters”

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Students and alumni from the School of Social Work’s Child Welfare Education Program were honored for their efforts in a recent federal review…

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Investing in health economically sound

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“Health is a depreciating asset,” in the words of Sara Holland, speaking the prosaic language of corporate finance.

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Vets for Pets and People

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A student-led and faculty-supported volunteer outreach project from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine was recently recognized for its efforts to heighten awareness…

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Money does grow on trees

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A University of Georgia researcher has found that Georgia’s forestlands provide essential ecosystem services to the state worth an estimated $37 billion annually.