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UGA faculty member named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

The National Academy of Inventors has named a University of Georgia faculty member who is a leading researcher in regenerative medicine to the 2017 class of NAI Fellows. Steven Stice, Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar and director of the UGA Regenerative Bioscience Center, joins an elite...

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More than 2,800 students eligible for UGA’s fall Commencement

The University of Georgia will welcome its newest alumni Dec. 15 as more than 1,700 undergraduates and 1,100 graduate students-for a total of more than 2,800-have met requirements to walk in the university's fall Commencement ceremonies. The undergraduate Commencement ceremony is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. in...

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With UGA’s help, Clarkesville experiences a renaissance

In small towns, news travels fast. The calls started going out from Clarkesville Fire Chief Jerry Palmer at 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. "Downtown's on fire!" Town leaders began showing up a few minutes later to find the east side of Clarkesville's historic town square...

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UGA advances in national research ranking

The University of Georgia climbed seven spots to No. 54 among all U.S. universities, colleges and research institutions in the latest National Science Foundation Higher Education Research and Development rankings. "This is dramatic progress," said Vice President for Research David Lee. "Institutions normally rise or fall...

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UGA connects big data and cybersecurity expertise to Georgia communities

The University of Georgia is extending its cybersecurity expertise across the state through a new initiative that will help businesses and communities identify ways to safeguard against potentially devastating cyberattacks. Two communities in Georgia-Hart County and Griffin/Spalding County-will pilot the CyberArch program, which connects business and...

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UGA Alumni Association announces ninth annual Bulldog 100 list

The University of Georgia Alumni Association has released the 2018 Bulldog 100. This annual program recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. More than 500 nominations were submitted for the 2018 list. The 2018 Bulldog 100 includes businesses of all sizes and from...

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UGA’s Spotlight on the Arts festival participation tops 23,000

More than 23,000 people participated in the University of Georgia's 2017 Spotlight on the Arts festival earlier this month, and planning is already underway for the 2018 festival. From Nov. 1-12, a total of 23,083 attendees participated in more than 100 events and exhibitions, expanding the...

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