New developments at State Botanical Garden will increase educational opportunities, improve access

The University of Georgia broke ground on a trio of projects at the State Botanical Garden with completion anticipated in 2020.
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Gable Distinguished Chair will bring focus on Colonial American history to UGA

Private gifts endowed a position that has attracted a renowned historian and anthropologist to campus.

College of Engineering unveils new instructional, lab space

The University of Georgia College of Engineering celebrated the completion of a major renovation of the Driftmier Engineering Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 13.
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Jooyoung Kim named Dan Magill Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Sports Communications

This story was written by Dayne Young and was originally posted to on August 8, 2019. Grady College advertising professor Jooyoung Kim has been named the first Dan Magill Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Sports…

$1M gift to UGA law school to support Family Justice Clinic and elite scholarship

The memory of a domestic violence victim will have a lasting impact on the University of Georgia School of Law as an anonymous donor has pledged $1 million to support the school’s Family Justice Clinic and create a Distinguished Law Fellowship,…

The art of giving: meet GMOA board chair Gordhan Patel

Gordhan Patel's UGA story starts on a banana plantation in Mozambique and ends up with his becoming the chair of the Georgia Museum of Art Board of Advisors.
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Alumni turn their appreciation for the coast into an opportunity for a student

The Smith family funds a summer internship at UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant on Skidaway Island for a UGA student interested in marine sciences.

Match It Monday: Ashley McMaster

Ashley McMaster (ABJ ’06) works for Strada Education Network, a nonprofit in D.C. that enhances the connection between post-secondary education and work outcomes. Strada offers employees a 3-1 match program for gifts to educational organizations. Strada has matched McMaster’s $500 gift to provide a total of $2,000 to Grady College.
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Endowment honors UGA Press Advisory Council member Peggy Heard Galis (AB ’68)

The Peggy Heard Galis History Ph.D. Apprenticeship will give history Ph.D. candidates insight into and experience in the scholarly publishing process.
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Gifts from SunTrust Foundations to launch idea accelerator

SunTrust Foundation, SunTrust Trusteed Foundations enhance student entrepreneurial opportunities at UGA.