Inaugural Alumni Awards

There's a really good rule of thumb in the Franklin College - one of many, to be sure - that says our graduates are who we are. At the Inaugural Alumni Awards dinner at the Classic Center last night (Oct. 18), the Franklin College honored six of our alumni, whose success speaks to the breadth of our mission as a college of arts and sciences:

“These outstanding graduates have distinguished themselves in their careers and highlight the many contributions that Franklin College alumni make to improving health, enriching quality of life and even answering fundamental...

Open Access Week


Open_Access_logo_PLoS_white.Just like the slow-motion revolution we are witnessing with traditional publishing, print magazines, tablet e-readers and the like, scholarly publishing is also in the midst of a transition toward an open publishing model:

UGA will join the international research community Oct. 22-28 to celebrate Open Access Week...

"Paris Photo Graff"

andrew-zawacki, against white backdropAssociate professor of English and director of our creative writing program Andrew Zawacki will present his hybrid prose-photography project, "Paris Photo Graff" Thursday, October 18 at 4 pm in room 248 of the Miller Learning Center.

"Paris Photo Graff" is a series of lossely bound reflections - literary, political, social, aesthetic - on...

Focus on Faculty: William Finlay

finlay-william, with students, looking at a computer.Sociology professor and department head William Finlay is currently featured in the Focus on Faculty on the UGA homepage:

A few highlights/insights on Finlay's perspective on teaching:

What interests you about your field?

I enjoy its diversity and the sheer range of human behaviors and institutions that one can examine and explain as a...