The University of Georgia was ranked No. 18 on the Forbes "Top 25 Public Colleges 2015" list released this week. Forbes ranked 650 public and private schools using factors that the publication says favor "output over input. Our sights are set directly on return on investment: What are students getting out of college."
Lindsey Cheek excelled on the UGA gymnastics team, but she also excels in the classroom. The triple major — microbiology, biology and psychology — has her sights set on becoming a doctor.READ MORE
Chris Garvin, the new director of the Lamar Dodd School of Art and a professor of art and design, brings a balanced approach to his teaching that is sensitive to the artistic impulse as well as to the business acumen that students need to thrive in an ever-changing world.READ MORE
Museum to discuss Chessé works
Carissa DiCindio, curator of education, will have an Artful Conversation about selected works in the exhibition “Ralph Chessé” Aug. 5 at 2 p.m. at the Georgia Museum of Art.
Legion Pool open reduced hours
Legion Pool offers water recreation for students, faculty, staff and guests. Hours of operation are 3-7 p.m. through Aug. 13. Admission is $3 for students, $4 for faculty and staff, $3 for children ages 3-15 (who must be accompanied by an adult) and $5 for guests and members of Friends of Campus Life.
Museum to hold late night party
The Georgia Museum of Art will hold its Museum Mix Aug. 6 from 8 p.m. to midnight. The party is the museum's thrice-annual late-night art party that features a DJ, free refreshments and all the galleries are open until midnight.
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