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UGA study finds ‘surprised losers’ are more skeptical

UGA study finds ‘surprised losers’ are more skeptical

August 24, 2014

When an election result surprises people, it tends to erode their trust in the government, and media play a role. Read More

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The grass is greener near greenspaces

Compete in a Global Economy

A recent UGA study revealed that environmental protection equals additional property tax revenue—good news for local governments looking to preserve greenspace.

EweGA cares

No one can forget the devastating headlines and images from 2005. Tsunamis, hurricanes, earthquakes and mudslides wreaked havoc in distant locations and right here at home. Unlike the devastation associated with these catastrophic events that captured the world’s attention, starvation…

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Go Mobile or Go Home!

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

magine taking The Bus through town. On the way to school you can sit back and watch videos, music and news much the same way you do on an airplane. Or imagine walking through downtown Athens.

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Those who can…teach!

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

This week’s Faculty Recognition Banquet pays tribute to the outstanding faculty members who are receiving awards for teaching excellence.

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Whale of a lesson

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

John Schell, associate professor of occupational studies, has had a “whale of a time” incorporating contextual teaching and learning principles into one of his classes. Literally.

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Are you ready for the summer?

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

Summer is that wonderful time when the academic community takes a deep breath to unwind from the past school year and prepare for the coming one.

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Law prof’s books translated globally

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

Alan Watson, distinguished research professor and Ernest P. Rogers chair of law at the University of Georgia, proves the language of law is universal.

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A fine kettle of fish

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

With the third highest species diversity of fish in the country, Georgia has a lot of fish—and a lot of fishermen.

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The Fab Freshmen

Building the New Learning Environment (Learn)

The 4,495 freshmen expected to begin class at the University of Georgia on Thursday represent the most academically prepared entering class in UGA history, according to preliminary statistics from UGA’s Office of Admissions.