Fri, 05/04/2018 - 11:01am
Today is The Day - all of the studying, books, classes, exams, friends, professors, meetings, study guides, notecards, letters home, study abroad experiences, internships, parttime jobs, scholarships, sporting events, weekends, pranks, performances, all-nighters, early coffees, late dinners, awards, honors, roommates, majors, DECISIONS, networking, buses, connections, papers, grades, interviews, accomplishments. It has all built up to this.…
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Department of Computer Science, Small Satellite Research Laboratory of UGA
Thu, 01/04/2018 - 11:33am
The hills streets, buildings and buses are alive with the sound of classes beginning today. Student learning and success are always the priority at UGA, and the measurements of that precedence have never been stronger: In a campus-wide effort led by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs, the university has made fostering student success — both during their time on campus and after graduation — a key priority. Last year UGA became the nation’s…
Tags: Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Department of Dance, cellular processes, Department of Computer Science, Office of the Vice President for Research, Fellowship, soil, sexual violence
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 11:31am
The Big Day is here! Our graduate students began receiving their diplomas this morning and the undergraduate class of 2017 has an appointment at Sanford Stadium this evening. Let flow all pomp and circumstance! All the fun is being streamed by the Center for Teaching and Learning. Follow the festivities on social media with #UGA17. Congratulations to our graduates, their families, friends and loved ones.
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Skidaway Inst of Oceanography - Department of Marine Sciences, Department of Computer Science
Wed, 05/03/2017 - 11:10am
Research has shown that experiences such as service-learning, internships, undergraduate research and study abroad enhance academic performance and better prepare students for employment or graduate and professional school. To ensure that all students benefit from experiences such as these, in 2016 the University of Georgia became the largest public university in America to require students to engage in hands-on learning prior to graduation.…
Tags: passion, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, history, Department of Computer Science, resistance, graduation
Fri, 12/16/2016 - 10:52am
Congratulations to our newest alumni today as 1,649 undergraduates and 1,108 graduate students—for a total of 2,757— walk in the university's fall Commencement ceremonies: Caleb Stevens, who will receive his bachelor's degree in business management from the Terry College of Business, will be the student speaker for the undergraduate ceremony. Three students will be recognized as First Honor Graduates during the undergraduate exercises for…
Tags: town, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Environmental Health Sciences, Department of Computer Science, UGA School of Law, breeding, Department of Dance
Fri, 05/20/2016 - 2:03pm
The Arts. Take the opportunity, at any place and time, to tell your family and friends and co-workers and strangers you meet on the street, especially the politicians who govern this state and nation, and the administrators who run this university, about the importance of the arts and of your degree in Theatre and Film.  Don’t let anyone tell you that your degree didn’t teach you work skills.  You’ve got work skills.  You’ve also got an…
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Department of Computer Science, Mary Shelley, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Theatre and Film Studies
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
Fri, 05/08/2015 - 10:11am
Amazing. Today is the day - the culmination of so many individual, familial and collective efforts. It's why all the buildings are here and the reason we need a word for 'campus.' The desks and chairs, the technology and the books, the assembly of learning and the skill to share it all present together in the diplomas that will be handed out this evening in that edifice normally reserved for contests of will and strength. Today and this evening…
Tags: Department of Chemistry, Department of Computer Science, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Environmental Health Sciences
Wed, 05/06/2015 - 9:58am
Honestly, we have so many fantastic stories from around Franklin every single day, it's easy to get used to. But this is just cool: graduates of the Lamar Dodd School of Art will receive a commemorative graduation coin at commencement this afternoon, made at the Dodd, by faculty and students at the Dodd, for graduates of the Dodd: Graduates of the Lamar Dodd School of Art will receive a commemorative medallion at the May 6 commencement ceremony…
Tags: Department of Computer Science, Department of Chemistry, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, energy, University Theatre