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In recognition of the critical importance of need-based aid, the Woodruff Foundation has made a transformational $30 million gift to the University of Georgia.read more
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.read more
UGA hosted Congressman Mike Conaway (R-TX), chairman of the United States House Committee on Agriculture, in Athens to tour local agriculture facilities.read more
Senior officials visit the Tift County Extension Office and Local Businessread more
The University of Georgia moved up three spots to No. 18 in the latest U.S. News & World Report ranking of Best Public Universitiesread more
The University of Georgia and Georgia Department of Agriculture continue to make Georgia's No. 1 industry a top priority.read more
At UGA's Special Collections Library, a group of federal legislative staff members got a firsthand taste of the university's research efforts and facilities on the state's coastline.read more