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UGA dorm residents discuss ongoing construction of new freshman housing

Construction of the University of Georgia’s newest freshman dorm Building 2264 began in December 2020. The construction is expected to be complete by Fall 2022, which means residents of nearby halls must tolerate the distractions for at least another academic year. Creswell Hall residents shared their thoughts on the ongoing...
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UGA part of $40 million grant from National Science Foundation

The University of Georgia will share in a $40 million grant: the money from the National Science Foundation will give researchers from across the world access to UGA’s NRM, the nuclear magnetic resonance. From UGA Today... Researchers all over the world will have access to the University of Georgia’s expertise...
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UGA passport initiative puts the world within reach

The program will give students a head start on study abroad opportunities. International travel is still constrained by the coronavirus pandemic, but an initiative at the University of Georgia is helping put passports in the hands of students to give them a head start on future study abroad opportunities. With...
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Karen Burg appointed as UGA’s new vice president of research

Karen Burg, professor and Harbor Lights Chair in Small Animal Studies at the University of Georgia’s College of Veterinary Medicine, has been appointed as UGA's new vice president of research, effective July 1. Burg has served on the university’s Innovation District Task Force, the Innovation District Faculty Advisory Council, the...

UGA scientist: Now is the time to prepare for next pandemic

Athens (GPB) – Scientists say the threat of more diseases spreading from animals to people is a question of when not if. Dr. John Drake, the director of both the University of Georgia’s Center for the Ecology of Infectious Diseases and the Global Infectious Disease Intelligence Consortium, said the world will see another pandemic.

UGA football offers QB Braden Graham

Kirby Smart and the Georgia Bulldogs football program have offered a scholarship to class of 2024 quarterback recruit Braden Graham. Braden Graham plays high school football for Lipscomb Academy in Nashville, Tennessee. He’s only a rising sophomore in high school. Graham has impressed in camps across the southeast. The 6-foot-1,...

Georgia football podcast: Some media members might be sleeping on UGA’s defensive line

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the DawgNation experts as they break down the latest Georgia football recruiting news and discuss coach Kirby Smart’s quest to return the Bulldogs to the top of the SEC. On episode No. 1,463 (June 16, 2021) of the podcast, Georgia fans can hear a discussion about why some in the national media might not realize what UGA’s defensive line is capable of this season.
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UGA community shares opinions on USG COVID-19 vaccine decision

Conversations about making the COVID-19 vaccine mandatory for all students and faculty at the University of Georgia have been making strides this summer. They follow the University System of Georgia’s release of new recommendations for university procedures for the 2021 fall semester on May 17. “We strongly encourage faculty, staff,...