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Classroom setup puts new twist on teaching methods

Classroom setup puts new twist on teaching methods

August 31, 2014

SCALE-UP classroom creates a ‘much more realistic’ active learning environment for students and teacher alike. Read More

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Honoring a legend

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Just about everyone on campus knows about the building with bones in the lobby. The bones are from a prehistoric giant North American ground sloth; the building is the Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center, named for George Hugh Boyd.

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UGA Dominates Southeastern Conclave Competition

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The UGA student chapter of The Wildlife Society, made up of students in the Daniel B. Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, dominated at the Southeastern Wildlife Conclave last month at the University of Florida. The team took 1st place overall among the 17 Southeastern schools…

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Sea dreams

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Catherine Teare-Ketter’s eyes simply sparkle as she describes what her students experience during her summer course in marine biology offered to undergraduates at the University of Georgia.

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Go Mobile or Go Home!

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magine taking The Bus through town. On the way to school you can sit back and watch videos, music and news much the same way you do on an airplane. Or imagine walking through downtown Athens.

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Those who can…teach!

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This week’s Faculty Recognition Banquet pays tribute to the outstanding faculty members who are receiving awards for teaching excellence.

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Whale of a lesson

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John Schell, associate professor of occupational studies, has had a “whale of a time” incorporating contextual teaching and learning principles into one of his classes. Literally.

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Are you ready for the summer?

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Summer is that wonderful time when the academic community takes a deep breath to unwind from the past school year and prepare for the coming one.

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Law prof’s books translated globally

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Alan Watson, distinguished research professor and Ernest P. Rogers chair of law at the University of Georgia, proves the language of law is universal.

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A fine kettle of fish

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With the third highest species diversity of fish in the country, Georgia has a lot of fish—and a lot of fishermen.