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U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter Visits the UGA Oyster Hatchery

Skidaway Island, Ga. – Congressman Buddy Carter toured the oyster hatchery at the University of Georgia Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant and met with a shellfish grower who is working with UGA to grow single oysters in an effort… 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

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

Chambliss Leadership Forum Event Features Former House Speaker John Boehner

Atlanta, Ga. – Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner was the featured guest at Tuesday night’s Chambliss Leadership Forum fundraising event held in honor of former Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss and his wife, Julianne. This marks… Full story

UGA Hosts U.S. House Agriculture Chairman Mike Conaway, State Leaders for Research Tour

The University of Georgia hosted Congressman Mike Conaway (R-TX), chairman of the United States House Committee on Agriculture, in Athens on Saturday to tour local agricultural research facilities. Conaway has represented the 11th congressional district of Texas since 2005. Joining Conaway… Full story

UGA, State Officials Tour Agricultural Sites, See Strength Of Industry Firsthand

The University of Georgia and Georgia Department of Agriculture continue to make Georgia’s No. 1 industry a top priority. UGA President Jere W. Morehead and Georgia Department of Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black, along with UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental… 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

2016 Dawgs at the Dome

Students from the University of Georgia visited the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, February 9 for the third annual Dawgs at the Dome. The event, a collaboration between the Student Government Association and the Office of Government Relations, allows students… Full story

First Chambliss Fellows Program Dinner Raises $350,000-plus for Student Scholarships

Students at the University of Georgia will have the opportunity to intern as Chambliss Fellows in Washington, D.C., thanks to scholarship funds raised during the first Chambliss Leadership Forum dinner held Nov. 10 in Atlanta. Founded in 2014, the Chambliss… Full story