Graduate School expands support for doctoral career preparation in industry fields

The UGA Graduate School received a $50,000 grant supporting an initiative to expand experiential learning opportunities for grad students.

Willson Center receives $1M Mellon Foundation grant

Grant-funded collaboration between UGA's Willson Center and Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor's Penn Center emphasizes community
John "Crawfish" Crawford holds up a bonnethead shark on the R/V Sea Dawg

UGA naturalist honored with endowed fellowship

UGA retiree John "Crawfish" Crawford's legacy will live on through an endowed educator position at UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant.

Chick-fil-A pledges $10 million to UGA Institute for Leadership Advancement

UGA received a record-breaking $10 million pledge from Chick-fil-A Inc. to expand, enhance UGA’s Institute for Leadership Advancement.
Three Campus Kitchen volunteers serve meals.

Grant applications open for UGA Parents Leadership Council

The Parents Leadership Council's Grant Program seeks to enhance the undergraduate experience at UGA. Applications close Nov. 13.
A CAPS employee speaks with a student.

Parents remove barriers to student well-being

The UGA Parents Fund helps cover the cost of co-pays for students who cannot afford counseling and psychiatric services. During the COVID-19 pandemic, this support became more crucial.
Wade Guyton and Kelley Walker, untitled, 2008, part of The John and Sara Shlesinger Collection

Georgia Museum of Art receives large gift of “cutting-edge” contemporary art

This article was written by Hillary Brown and originally posted to UGA Today on March 5, 2020. The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia received a major gift from John and Sara Shlesinger consisting of 110 contemporary works…
A concept sketch of the renovated Spring Street Building, seen from the Spring St.-Fulton St. intersection of downtown Athens.

The Delta Air Lines Foundation commits $5 million to UGA Innovation District, Engineering

The University of Georgia will take a major step forward in its Innovation District initiative and enhance the College of Engineering, thanks to a $5 million gift from The Delta Air Lines Foundation. The Innovation District initiative brings…
Dedication of the Techwood Campus to Ted Turner

Museum space at UGA Libraries named for Ted Turner

The exhibition hall in the University of Georgia’s Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries will be named in honor of CNN founder, environmentalist and longtime Atlantan Ted Turner, subject to UGA Cabinet approval, thanks…
AT&T supports Embark

AT&T Foundation contribution to support Embark Georgia network

A $25,000 contribution from the AT&T Foundation will help the University of Georgia increase college access and retention for youth who have experienced foster care or homelessness.