Category: UGA

Athens Music Scene Photo Exhibit

By: Brittany Chenelle At the Oconee library the exhibit for the month belongs to native Athenian and UGA Alumni Richard Fay’s photography. He’s captured a number of photographs over the years that highlight the Athens music scene. Fay’s photo exhibit started earlier in January and will continue through the end of the month. It gives…

Travel Impacts for MLK weekend

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdOaH35-DuE&feature=youtu.be Athens, GA-   From rain to snow, the forecast calls for cold tempretures that may turn the roads to ice. Tonight before midnight rain is likely, snow is possible in the Athens area, and snow is probable up in the North Ga Mountains. Cold wins and black ice are some concerns to look out for…

Mold in Fine Arts

    -Athens, GA Mold has been found in the Fine Arts Building and has professors and students wondering if their health is in jeopardy. According to the CDC Black Mold is not deadly but it can cause “unique and rare” health issues. University Theatre professor, George Contini is just moving back into his office after…

Free Student Lawyer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryC47UO9KBI&feature=youtu.be Athens, Ga- The UGA Student Government Association has just announced that they will provide free legal services for students.  UGA students can now be more educated on what actions they need to take in a legal matter. Six attorneys have agreed to offer their time to any UGA student that has a civil or criminal…

Sprinkler Causes Flooding in UGA Psychology Building

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaoyOZfOVhc&feature=youtu.be   Psychology students had a surprise this morning when they arrived for class and saw that the psychology building has been flooded early this morning. A new sprinkler system that was recently installed in the building was triggered for around 3:30 a.m. and water poured from the 5th floor mechanical room for almost 35…

Psychology Building Flooding

Athens, Ga – A flooding took place this morning in portions of four floors in the UGA Psychology Building due to a faulty sprinkler system. Most of the clean up has taken place by now. All classes scheduled in the Psychology Building were cancelled this morning. This main issue was relocating electronics. Computers and projectors…

The Today Show’s weatherman Al Roker will be coming to Athens in February. He will be giving the annual Holmes-Hunter Lecture. The lecture honors the first African-American students to enroll at UGA: Charlayne Hunter-Gaut and the late Hamilton Holmes. The speech emphasizes on race relations, black history, and education. Roker is a 12-time Emmy winner…

Athens, Georgia – A couple of UGA students may have to live without their refund checks for a bit longer. For UGA student Cruz Bennett, issues with his student account are causing his refund to be delayed. Since he hadn’t accepted the financial award offered to him in the previous semester, Bennett’s personal account was…