The University of Georgia
Sustainability works its way into curriculum

Sustainability works its way into curriculum

April 20, 2014

An Office of Sustainability initiative is prompting faculty to incorporate environmental issues into their courses. Read More

About UGA

Page  1 2 3 >  Last »
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.