Fri, 12/15/2017 - 11:21am
Congratulations graduates! The day has arrived for 2,800 students - 700 undergraduates and 1,100 graduate students - who have met requirements to walk in the university's fall Commencement ceremonies. Congratulations to parents, families and friends, and welcome to campus. Enjoy the moment and the culmination of years of hard work. Our best wishes in your future endeavors - we expect greatness from each and every one.
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Environmental Health Sciences, Athens
Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:48am
It's the culmination of the real Dawg Nation - On Friday, UGA will welcome its newest class of alumni as approximately 4,343 undergraduates and 1,209 graduate students—for a total of 5,552—have met the requirements to walk in the university's spring Commencement ceremonies: During the undergraduate ceremony, 36 students will be recognized as First Honor Graduates for maintaining a 4.0 cumulative grade point average in all work attempted at UGA…
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Environmental Health Sciences, timeline
Tue, 12/15/2015 - 10:25am
On Friday morning and afternoon, more than two thousand undergraduate and graduate students will walk in the fall UGA Commencement ceremonies: The undergraduate Commencement ceremony is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum, and tickets are required. The graduate ceremony will follow at 2:30 p.m. Donna W. Hyland, president and chief executive officer of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, will deliver the fall undergraduate Commencement…
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Environmental Health Sciences, Department of Computer Science
Mon, 06/22/2015 - 10:33am
UGA graduate Jordan McLeod recently took home top prize in the 2014-2015 WxChallenge, an annual national collegiate weather forecasting competition: McLeod, who was earning his master's degree at UGA when the forecasting competition began in fall 2014, beat out nearly 2,000 participants ranging from undergraduates to tenured professors from over 100 colleges and universities. ...   To compete, participants forecasted the weather conditions-daily…
Tags: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Environmental Health Sciences, Four Towers Building, LA Phil, theology, Performance, Ceremony
Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:15am
Connecting the arts and humanities to a democratic revivial in the United States is more than an intriguing idea - the future of the cultural and political ideals of a diverse nation hangs in the balance. And while that may sound like hyperbole, consider the headwinds of violence, apathy, low-voter turnout, politcal disillusionment and eroding trust in institutions into which American society has turned in recent years. As much as that 'decision…
Tags: State Botanical Garden of Georgia, women's leadership fellows, instruction, Small Satellite Research Laboratory of UGA, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 9
Thu, 06/26/2014 - 11:58am
Beginning a career after college is a constant topic of conversations on campus, and a Red & Black article today draws particular attention to the experience of several recent graduates and the seeming mis-match of aspirations and opportunities. More common than not and not a cause for alarm in and of itself, the chase for experience and urgency to begin a career after college present clues about some majors and areas of study that may be…
Tags: Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, LACSI, Demosthenian Hall, critical thinking
Fri, 05/11/2012 - 3:34pm
Spring 2012 graduates, their friends and familes have all been blessed with beautiful weather the past few days as anticipation grows for tonight's graduation ceremony at the stadium. The campus is teeming with visitors being given imprompu tours of favored haunts by excited grads-to-be - the orderly line at the arch for photos is a testament to patience and a gentle nature that many will hopefully be able to remember in later, more, trying…
Tags: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Department of Chemistry, Book Sale