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L.E.A.D. offers unique opportunity for student-athletes

L.E.A.D. offers unique opportunity for student-athletes

September 21, 2014

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A heavy burden: The obesity epidemic

A heavy burden: The obesity epidemic

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

After-school physical education classes are only part of a broad set of programs at UGA that are addressing one of the most pressing threats to Georgians’ health and prosperity.

A heavy burden: A weight pill?

A heavy burden: A weight pill?

Maximizing Research Opportunities

Possibly, UGA researchers say. Clifton Baile and his colleagues at the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences have been exploring the potential of certain plant-based compounds as aids to weight loss.

A heavy burden: Never too late

A heavy burden: Never too late

Compete in a Global Economy

Mary Ann Johnson, in UGA’s College of Family and Consumer Science, has been exploring the factors that put older adults at risk for obesity; and as a result she has designed and tested interventions to help them lead healthier lives.

Helping to guide others

Helping to guide others

Compete in a Global Economy

UGA student Mallory Nelson is serving others by training Pepsi, a black Labrador puppy, to be a guide dog for a disabled person.

First and only

First and only

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

The rapid growth of the Brazilian economy has caused demand for Portuguese speakers to surge, and a grant from the federal National Security Education Program will establish the nation’s first and only Undergraduate Flagship Program in Portuguese at UGA.

Seeing things in a different light

Seeing things in a different light

Maximizing Research Opportunities

University of Georgia researchers have developed a new material that emits a long-lasting, near-infrared glow—potentially revolutionizing medical diagnostics and providing a foundation for highly effective solar cells.