1. Carla Williams Listed Among Top Women In NCAA

    Dr. Carla Williams, Executive Associate Athletic Director for the UGA Athletic Association, was named one of the top-10 Senior Woman Administrators in the NCAA by the website CollegeAD.org.
  2. LeAnne Howe to receive MLA’s inaugural prize in Native American literatures

    The Modern Language Association of America will award its first MLA Prize for Studies in Native American Literatures, Cultures and Languages to UGA professor LeAnne Howe.
  3. UGA presents 2015 President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award

    The University of Georgia presented four awards to Athens and university community members for exemplary community service Jan. 23 as part of the 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast sponsored by UGA, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and the Clarke County School District.
  4. UGA professor of veterinary pathology to receive 2015 Iverson Bell Award

    Dr. K. Paige Carmichael, a professor of veterinary pathology and the former associate dean for academic affairs in the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, has been chosen as the recipient of the 2015 Iverson Bell Award given by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges.
  5. Dr. Kecia Thomas appointed UGA Franklin College associate dean

    University of Georgia professor Kecia Thomas has been appointed associate dean for faculty leadership development and diversity in the University of Georgia Franklin College of Arts and Sciences.


Latin American, Caribbean Studies Institute receives $1.9 million grant

The University of Georgia’s Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute recently received a $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education, positioning it as a National Resource Center for Latin American Studies. Over the next four years, LACSI will leverage the grant to offer student fellowships and facilitate further …

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“Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives: A Panel Discussion on Women’s Narratives”

A panel discussion centering on the 2015 national Women's History Month theme of "Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives." To feature UGA faculty whose research focuses on narratives or women’s experiences. Featured panelists include Valerie Boyd, director of UGA’s Master of Fine Arts degree in Narrative Writing, Valerie Babb, a …

Women’s History Month Film Festival - “Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines”

WONDER WOMEN! THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICAN SUPERHEROINES traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, WONDER WOMEN! looks at how popular representations of powerful women often reflect society’s anxieties about women’s liberation. …

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