June 2010

From the President
President Michael F. Adams on UGA’s most prestigious scholarship programs
Cover Story
The essential Kim Bearden
Feature Stories
The gift
Teaching the teachers
The real world
Lending a hand
Around the Arch
Tourney brings in the green
Men’s golf team wins SEC title
Study shows black athletes are neglected acadmically
Equestrian team wins fifth national championship
Happy Anniversary, Arch Foundation
Gift will support Civil War studies
Professorship named after African American
The end of an era
Pizza gardens
Odum School of Ecology teams with Rainforest Alliance
Earth Week celebrates 40
UGA makes list of green colleges and universities
UGA third in technology commercialization
A premium on hiring
Child care to benefit all
Turning lemons into lemonaid
Advise and ascend
Best in Show
On with the show
Welcome to the Bulldog Nation
Peace out
The olive state?
Prestigious honors for Honors students
Going green…at home
Wet paint
Alumni News & Events
Alumni calendar
Letter from the UGA Alumni Assciation president
2010 Alumni Association Awards
Alumni Profiles
All the president’s kids
He’s number one
Preserving lives
Ahead of the game
Making wishes come true
Against the odds
Class Notes
Class Notes
Grad Notes
Class Notes Extras
Regents’ Award for Morehead
Not since you
The Tumornator
UGA grad is first female Israeli Arab associate prof
Why I give
What money means
Back Page
Carolina Acosta-Alzuru
Web Exclusives
Vet School holds open house
Car free day

Best in Show



Han Park

Deryl Bailey, a counseling professor in the College of Education, who is the 2010 Reese House Social Justice Advocate of the Year for his dedication to social justice among K-12 students.

Han S. Park, professor of international affairs, who received the Gandhi, King, Ikeda Community Builders Prize for his commitment to finding peaceful solutions for challenges in the Korean peninsula.

… the School of Law, which received the Best Buyer Side Draft and Best Overall Team awards at the inaugural Transactional Lawyering Meet at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Third-year students Patrick S. Baldwin and Rachel K. Jones tied with Indiana University at Bloomington for the competition’s best team honor.

Todd Harrop

Todd Harrop, assistant professor of chemistry, who received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award, which gives him $626,775 over the next five years for research.

… the Terry College of Business, which has one of the nation’s best undergraduate programs in business, ranking 18th among public business schools according to Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

Linda Harklau, education professor, who is an Outstanding Reviewer for 2009, an honor given by the American Educational Research Journal’s section on Social and Institutional Analysis.

... College of Education faculty members Leslie Steffe, a UGA Distinguished Research Professor of mathematics education, and Peter Smagorinsky, a professor of language and literacy education, who were named 2010 Fellows of the American Educational Research Association.

Anneliese Singh

Anneliese Singh, a counseling professor in the College of Education, who received the Presidential Service Award from the Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling.

… Franklin College of Arts and Sciences researchers Harry A. Dailey Jr., Robert J. Maier and Roberto Docampo, who were elected Fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology.

Patricia Wilson, mathematics education professor, who is a program officer for the National Science Foundation in Washington, D.C., in the Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings.