Three more UGA faculty elected to NAI

By Ian Bennett UGA now has 12 faculty to receive National Academy of Inventors honor University of Georgia professors Anumantha Kanthasamy, S. Edward Law and Scott NeSmith have been elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. Including these three… Full story

UGA completes Phase 1 of STEM Research Complex

The University of Georgia held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first phase of the Interdisciplinary Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Research Complex on Tuesday, Nov. 30. The 100,000-square-foot I-STEM Research Building 1 features flexible, open lab spaces… Full story

Rural Scholars Program makes a big campus feel smaller

By Leigh Beeson Growing up in a small rural town isn’t for everyone. But for Gracie Grimes, her little hometown of just over 4,000 people was a haven. “Not many people get to experience the constant love and support and encouragement… Full story

Inaugural Chambliss Fellows Start Internships in Washington, D.C.

For many students, the start of the new semester means moving back into the dorms and settling in to new classes. For the inaugural group of Chambliss Fellows, the start of the new semester meant moving to a new city… Full story

Congressional Staff Members Get Taste of UGA’s Coastline Research

At UGA’s Special Collections Libraries—about a four-hour drive from the Atlantic Ocean—a group of federal legislative staff members got a firsthand taste of the university’s research efforts and facilities on the state’s coastline. Their sampling included taste-testing shrimp possibly afflicted… Full story

Chambliss Leadership Forum Summer Event Raises $250,000 For Scholarships

Washington, D.C. – Colleagues and friends of former Sen. Saxby Chambliss raised $250,000 in support of the University of Georgia Chambliss Fellows program at an event held in Washington, D.C., last week. Joining Chambliss and his wife, Julianne, were UGA… Full story

UGA in DC Reception

The University of Georgia held its annual UGA in DC reception Tuesday evening at Union Station with more than 500 congressional staff, alumni, and supporters of the university in attendance. Several members of the Georgia Congressional delegation attended including Senators… Full story