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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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Reaping rewards

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Students in UGA’s organic demonstration farm program are getting dirty to enhance research and help the community through sustainable farming.

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“Bug appétit!”

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UGA student Harman Johar’s undergraduate research project in entomophagy, the study of humans eating insects, inspired him to start a business. Now he is on a mission to take the “ewwww” out of eating insects.

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In business since 1912

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The legacy of the Terry College of Business spans 18 U.S. presidents, 10 UGA presidents, 12 deans and more than 65,000 degrees—which makes the college one of the oldest business schools in the south.

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Rare opportunities

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‘Mom, I’m holding a Bible from the 1500s,’  texted Melissa Manson, a second-year theatre and broadcast journalism major. Melissa is a member of the first class to be taught in the new Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries Building.

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Tired Creek Lake gets wake up call

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Working with UGA’s Archway Partnership, public relations students from Grady College found a unique opportunity to serve a Georgia community.

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No shortage of big needs

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Certain counties in Georgia have no veterinarian to provide large animal services. A joint program between the College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, was developed to help solve this problem.

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Nurturing a global citizenry

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More than 250 UGA students study abroad each year through the UGA Global Programs in Sustainability Discover Abroad office. GPS has had such an impact that it has earned an Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education.

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Keeping the past present

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The latest jewel in UGA’s crown is the new Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries “designed for the purpose of growing, caring for and sharing the state’s most distinguished collections.”

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Darwin Days

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The first Darwin Day celebration at UGA was held February 12, 1909 to mark the centennial of the birth of Charles Darwin, whose theory of evolution through natural selection is the foundation of modern biology. It has since evolved into a yearly event.