Category: UGA

Search Committee Announces Four Finalists for New Dean of Grady College

It’s official. The search committee announced Friday the names of the four finalists in the run for Grady’s new dean. Finalists include: Michael Evans, interim dean and associate professor, Indiana University School of Journalism Jeffrey Springston, associate dean for research and graduate studies and professor, Grady College Charles Davis, professor, University of Missouri School of…

100 Days Until Graduation

The 12th annual 100 days until graduation is going on right now. 100 Days till graduation is a one-stop shop for seniors. They can get everything they need from caps and gowns, to announcements, to frames, and more. They also have games to play so students can learn helpful tips and win prizes. Students can…

Woman Attacked at Athens Restaurant

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4cxgtclRkM&feature=youtu.be Athens, Ga- The 35-year-old woman that was brutally attacked on Tuesday night at an Athens’ restaurant, is recovering. Police are still looking for the suspect. The aggrevated assult happened around 9:30 at La Fiesta on College Station Rd. The victim, who declined going to the hospital, said that she didn’t know the man prior…

UGA professors receive more than 1 million dollars for research

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-SiUjM5VUM&feature=youtu.be   Professors Richard Dluhy, Stephen Tompkins and Ralph Tripp have been granted one-point-one million dollars to study methods that would better predict and detect emerging influenza strains. With new technology, they will be able to differentiate between different strands of the virus in minutes. This would allow researchers to identify a potentially deadly flu…

UGA Math Research

By: Brittany Chenelle ATHENS, GA – Ever wonder what makes mathematics difficult for some students to learn? Two UGA College of Education researchers are determined to find out.  Mathematics education professors AnnaMarie Conner and Jessica Bishop have received two CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation. The awards total over 1.2 million dollars to…