Feature Stories

The weather man

The football banter begins as Marshall Shepherd enters the classroom on a warm Tuesday in October. “I hope they ran back up the hill and kicked the rock,” Shepherd, a Florida State graduate, says of his alma mater’s shellacking of Clemson …

The new Rutherford

The new Rutherford Hall opened to students in August with 261 beds—100 more than the previous residence hall—and an additional 80,000 square feet of living space. The original Rutherford, built in 1939 as a federal project with the Public Works Administration, …

Engaging the best and brightest

When Austin Garner leaves UGA in May he’ll have completed a research project in genetics and have presented his work at several regional and national scholarly conferences. In addition to his degree, he’ll take with him the confidence he developed in …