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Four faculty members receive Meigs Awards

Four faculty members receive Meigs Awards

The awards represent UGA’s highest recognition for excellence in instruction.

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UGA steps up pace of turning wood into fuel

UGA steps up pace of turning wood into fuel

UGA researchers create fast-growing trees that could be a breakthrough for biofuel production.

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Students make IMPACT with service projects

Students make IMPACT with service projects

Hundreds of UGA students shun typical spring break activities to help others across the country.

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Lydia Babcock-Adams

Lydia Babcock-Adams is working on three—yes, three—degrees at the same time and already has presented her marine science research work at conferences across the country. And her love for UGA goes all the way back to early childhood.

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Jenna Jambeck

Jenna Jambeck, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, is internationally recognized for her research on plastic waste in the ocean and for the Marine Debris Tracker app she co-created. She notes that being active in research helps bring current environmental engineering issues into the classroom for students.

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Vicki Worsham

Vicki Worsham's interests are threefold: child care, books and service work. And, over the last 30 years, she has integrated all three into her life.

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Harvard professor to deliver Hollowell Lecture


Tomiko Brown-Nagin will deliver the fourth annual Donald L. Hollowell Lecture April 2 at 7 p.m. at the Morton Theatre, 195 W. Washington St. Brown-Nagin, the Daniel P.S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law and a professor of history at Harvard University, will give a presentation titled “’The Civil Rights Queen’: Constance Baker Motley and the Struggle for Racial and Gender Equality in America.”

Baseball team to host Vanderbilt


The Diamond Dogs will play a three-game series against Vanderbilt University at Foley Field. The games will be April 3 at 7 p.m., April 4 at 2 p.m. and April 5 at noon. Tickets are $5 to $8.


African American Choral Ensemble to perform
The UGA African American Choral Ensemble will give its spring performance April 2 at 8 p.m. in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall. Hugh Hodgson School of Music professor Gregory Broughton leads the ensemble. From its rich beginnings in the early 1970s as the Pamoja Singers, AACE has endeavored to keep concert halls and churches filled with the powerful sounds and wealth of indigenous musical treasures birthed from the African-American experience.

Today's events

Women’s Golf at Seton Hall Pirate Invitational
10:30 am
CPR Demonstration
Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities
12:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Miriam Lewin
Park Hall
12:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Richard Begam
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
1:00 pm
Workshop on Teaching Practices
Instructional Plaza
1:30 pm
Edith House Lecture
Law School
3:30 pm
William A. Owens Lecture
Tate Student Center
3:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Gabriele Diewald
Joseph E. Brown Hall
4:00 pm
Guest Lecture: Douglas C. Blackmon
Dean Rusk Hall
5:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Robert Coleman
Lamar Dodd School of Art
6:00 pm
Guest Lecture: Killer Mike
Tate Student Center
6:00 pm
Concert: UGA Jazz Bands
Performing Arts Center
6:00 pm
Middle-terranean Night: So You Think You Can Debke
7:00 pm
Guest Lecture: Rinku Sen
Tate Student Center
7:00 pm
Donald L. Hollowell Lecture
8:00 pm
Concert: UGA African American Choral Ensemble
Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall
8:00 pm
Film: “Smart House”
Tate Student Center