Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:35am

Congratulations to these outstanding faculty, students and alumni on their recent accomplishments:

Congratulations to former PhD Student, Marcus Williams of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service, who had the 2nd of his PhD dissertation manuscripts at UGA accepted for publication in the scholarly journal, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing Journal. The paper, “Mapping the Spatio-temporal Evolution of Irrigation in the Coastal Plain of Georgia, USA,” used satellite technology to show how center-pivot irrigation has evolved in Georgia over the past several decades

Noel Fallows, Distinguished Research Professor of Spanish in the department of Romance languages and former associate dean of international and multidisciplinary programs in Franklin College, was named associate provost for international education

The Franklin College is heavily represented in the record number of UGA students and alumni offered Fulbright awards – UGA Today

Professor of art and design Chris Garvin and Georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Sciences and Geography J. Marshall Shepherd are two of the four UGA faculty named as SEC Academic Leadership Development Program FellowsAthens CEO

Key recognition: Six UGA alumni, three from Franklin College, to be honored for their service – UGA Today

Author and historian James C. Cobb to present at Marshall University – Huntington News

Art history and romance languages double major Catherine Huff curates GMOA exhibition about the Brooklyn Bridge – ABH

Distinguished Research Professor and head of the department of plant biology Lisa Donovan and director of academic partnerships and initiatives in the Division of Student Affairs and adjunct professor of psychology Erin Richman are among the newest class of UGA Women's Leadership Fellows

SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows from UGA, from left, Chris Garvin, Marisa Pagnattaro, Marshall Shepherd and Janice Hume. Photo by Peter Frey