Feature Stories

Laying the groundwork

Two College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences laboratory officials have not only built a soil testing lab for Haitian farmers, but they’ve traveled to the island to help train the people to operate the equipment—allowing them to improve crop and…

Spotlight on the Arts

A public relations class from the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication has crafted a plan to share the wealth of artistic opportunities on campus with their fellow classmates.

MAREX serves Georgia’s Coast for 40 years

This year, UGA’s Marine Education Center and Aquarium on Skidaway Island—the education branch of the university’s Marine Extension Service, or MAREX—is celebrating 40 years of service to Georgia’s coast.

Reaping rewards

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

The buzz on bees

In 2006, beekeepers began reporting that once-thriving colonies of honey bees were being abandoned overnight. A UGA team of experts is leading the effort to find out why.

Hot topic

The sea level is rising, and 10 of the planet’s warmest years record have occurred during the past 12. From anthropologists to zoologists, dozens of UGA scientists are in agreement: the reality of climate change is no longer a debatable…

Information on the fly

Green or plant industry professionals who need immediate access to the latest pest and plant disease information and plant care recommendations have an app for that thanks to a collaboration of land-grant universities.