Metamaterials, or materials that have had their matter rearranged so they interact with light in specific ways, could be key to making everything from super lenses for satellite surveillance to biosensors that can detect Alzheimer's disease.
Amanda and Greg Gregory
A $1 million gift from Amanda Alston Gregory (BSEd ’69) and UGA Foundation Trustee Henry D. “Greg” Gregory Jr. (M ’66) of Atlanta established a Chair in the Civil War Era in the department of history. An additional $50,000 from the Gregorys is supporting research in Civil War era studies for graduate students and faculty members, while another $10,000 gift brought distinguished historian Victoria Bynum to UGA to conduct special seminars with students and to deliver a public lecture.
Tiffany Chu: working toward two degrees at UGA
Tiffany Chu is an amazing young woman who exemplies the term "best and brighest"! She is simultaneously working toward her bachelor’s and master’s degrees while offering her services to the university as a member of the Arch Society ... she does all this while carving out time to give back to the community.