The trees are in bloom ("Achoo!") and the frisbees are out, along with the blankets, dogs, and usual stream of visitors to North Campus. Our own intown park, constantly so well-kept by the UGA grounds crew, provides a wonderful front door for one of the most beautiful campuses in the country. See these new photos by UGA photographer Andy Tucker.
Great diversity of subjects, opinions, expertise and sources in this month's round-up faculty, students and alumni appearing in the media:
Michael W.W. Adams, Distinguished Research Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, is co-recipient of the 2018 DuPont Industrial Biosciences Award in Applied and Environmental Microbiology from the American Society for Microbiology:
He shares the award with Robert Kelly of North Carolina State University. They were recognized for their groundbreaking use and genetic...
A new breeding technique using a plant's own DNA could produce crops that are more resistant to drought and disease:
A team of University of Georgia researchers has developed a new way to breed plants with better traits. By introducing a human protein into the model plant species Arabidopsis thaliana, researchers found that...
Internationally renowned researcher whose work has created a better understanding of marine ecosystems and the roles of the ocean microbiome, UGA professor Mary Ann Moran has been named Regents’ Professor:
Moran is a Distinguished Research Professor in the marine sciences department,...