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UGA freshman class sets academic record

UGA freshman class sets academic record

August 17, 2014

The Class of 2018 has an average GPA of 3.9 and has the highest test scores for entering freshmen. Read More

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Training for Leadership

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Zell Miller, who served as Georgia state senator, lieutenant governor, governor and a U.S. Senator, will provide a historical perspective of the Georgia General Assembly as the featured speaker.

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UGA expert helps homeowners identify insects

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Lisa Ames spends her workdays getting up close and personal with insects, about 500 a year to be exact.

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Governance is no longer a foreign concept

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Public policy, human resource development, regionalism, and program evaluation are no longer foreign concepts to a growing number of Chinese local officials.

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Good apples, bad apples

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In the height of Georgia’s apple season, it’s easy to find a variety of fresh, high-quality fruit on the produce shelves. But this isn’t always the case in poorer or newer countries.

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Foreign laws: UGA Law School at Oxford

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Last spring, a dozen second- and third-year Georgia Law students traveled to the famed University of Oxford for a semester of studying the law.

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Padres e hijos fin de semana

For more than a decade, UGA’s incoming freshman class has had stronger academic credentials than the classes that entered previously. The classes have also started to become more diverse ethnically diverse.

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Breaking the cycle of poverty

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More than one-third of the 242 counties in the Southeastern persistent poverty region are located in Georgia.

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Learning to hear

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Eight-year-old Lucy Zhu looks like any other child in her classroom. She is an adorable Chinese girl with a charismatic smile that carries her through good days and bad. She is also hard of hearing.

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Energy audit

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This semester, seven students armed with sensors, data loggers and other monitoring devices will poke around the Driftmier Engineering Center searching for evidence of energy waste.