Kudos, January 2016

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Happy 231st Birthday, UGA. On Jan. 27, 1785 the members of the Georgia General Assembly established the University of Georgia as the first public land-grant university. Founders Week celebrations.

“Let's Let That Are Not Yet: Inferno,' a new book of poetry by professor of creative writing and English Ed Pavlić, was reviewed by Publisher's Weekly and The New York Times. Pavlić's book, 'Who Can Afford to Improvise? : James Baldwin and Black Music, the Lyric and the Listeners,' was also reviewed in the Los Angeles Times.

UGA and Franklin College Honors student Torre...

Happy 2016

Posted 2 years 1 month ago

Happy New Year from the UGA Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Happy Holidays

Posted 2 years 1 month ago

The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences wishes you all the best this holiday season. See you in 2016!

Image: author photo, UGA North Campus in the rain, December 24, 2015.

Korea expert and faculty member retires

Posted 2 years 2 months ago
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Han S. Park, a pre-eminent scholar on global peace and a thought leader on the tense relationship between the U.S. and North Korea, retires at the end of 2015 after 45 years at UGA:

Park is the founding director of UGA's Center for the Study of Global Issues, which fosters educational and research activities focused on economic, political and sociocultural change and development occurring at the global level. His work as a peace scholar and activist has made Park a respected international arbitrator and humanitarian. 

His efforts have helped raise the profile of UGA's School...

2015 International Photo & Video Contest Entries

Posted 2 years 3 months ago
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Voting for the UGA Study Abroad People's Choice Award is open through Nov. 16. Your likes are your votes. Jessica Luton provides more details:

If you've got a few extra minutes in the coming days, take the time to flip through the Office of International Education’s photo contest. There are dozens of photos taken by and of UGA students in their travels around the world--either through one of the many study abroad programs offered or just as independent voyagers. The contest is in preparation for International Education Week, being held next Monday through Friday. Winners for...