A new study from the University of Georgia has found a way to incorporate peanut skins—which are high in antioxidants and dietary fiber—back into the nearly 1.2 billion pounds of peanut butter made in the U.S. each year.
Shannon Vreeland has left her mark in the world of UGA athletics (including an Olympic gold medal), but she also has starred in the classroom and was named the SEC Female Scholar Athlete of the Year.READ MORE
Robert Warren, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, stresses to his students that they are most likely to succeed in life—both personally and professionally—if they are able to think critically and objectively apply their knowledge.READ MORE
Garden to have native plant sale
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia will have its Bluestems and Bluejeans: Native Plant Sale starting Oct. 1. At this special native plant sale, the plants—nearly 200 species—are raised at the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies. The sale will be held Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10 from 4-6 p.m., and Oct. 4 and 11 from 9 a.m. to noon. There will be experts on site to help buyers choose plants and answer their questions.
Soccer team to host Tennessee
The soccer team will host the University of Tennessee Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Turner Soccer Complex. Admission is free.
Professor to discuss status of climate change
J. Marshall Shepherd, the Georgia Athletic Association Professor in the department of geography and past president of the American Meteorological Society, will discuss "Climate Change 101: What We Know and Don't Know in 2014" Oct. 1 at 1:25 p.m. in the ecology building auditorium. The talk is part of the Ecology/ICON Conservation Seminar series.
Today's eventsDETAILS IN MASTER CALENDAR
Ideas for Creative Exploration ConversationLamar Dodd School of Art
Graduate School Dean Finalist PresentationTate Student Center
CAES Major MadnessConner Hall
Blood DriveSanford Hall
Ecology/ICON Conservation SeminarEcology Building
Tour at TwoGeorgia Museum of Art
Meeting: Staff CouncilZell B. Miller Learning Center
UGA Homecoming Day of ServiceTate Student Center
Walk-in Flu Shot ClinicUniversity Health Center
UGA Composition RecitalHugh Hodgson School of Music
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Honoring HHMZell B. Miller Learning Center
Public Relations Agency PanelZell B. Miller Learning Center
Concert: UGA Wind SymphonyHugh Hodgson Concert Hall
Bluestems and Bluejeans: Native Plant SaleState Botanical Garden of Georgia
Comedy ShowTate Student Center
Volleyball at Auburn