1. Pulaski County students experience campus life at UGA

    More than 40 minority students from middle Georgia spent a day at UGA talking with admission advisers, eating in a dining hall, meeting athletes and playing basketball.
  2. Marshall Shepherd to host Weather Channel’s new “WxGeeks” show

    The head of UGA's Atmospheric Sciences Program and immediate past president of American Meteorological Society is going to be the expert host of a show called "WxGeeks" which stands for Weather Geeks.
  3. UGA alumna Smitha Ganeshan one of six nationwide to receive Urann Fellowship

    Smitha Ganeshan, a May University of Georgia graduate, was one of six students nationwide to receive a $15,000 Marcus L. Urann Fellowship from the Phi Kappa Phi honor society.
  4. Education professor elected Fellow of the National Academy of Kinesiology

    James Zhang, a professor of sport management in the University of Georgia College of Education, has been elected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Kinesiology.
  5. Horace Ward received honorary doctor of law degree

    The University of Georgia honored retired federal judge Horace Ward—the university’s first African-American applicant—with an honorary doctor of law degree during the spring graduate Commencement ceremony on May 9 in Stegeman Coliseum.


Congratulations to our 2014 Scholarship Recipients

On Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 3pm in the UGA Chapel, the 2014 scholarship recipients will be recognized. Charles Orgbon III of Dacula, Georgia has been awarded the 2014 Black Alumni Scholarship. Genesis Castro of Lawrenceville, Georgia and Omar France of Morrow, Georgia are the recipients of the 2014 Diversity …

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2014 Embracing Diversity

The Office of Institutional Diversity will hold its annual Embracing Diversity fall event. We will be celebrating individuals who have completed the Certificate in Diversity and Inclusion. Dr. Marshall Shepherd, UGA Athletic Association Professor of Geography & Atmospheric Sciences will be the speaker. It will be an exciting event with …

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