Office of Government Relations
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University of Georgia
Office of Government Relations
198 Waddell Street
Athens, GA 30601

Phone: (706) 542-8096
Fax: (706) 542-8101

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Pres Morehead touring Griffin Campus with Rep David Knight.

The Office of Government Relations serves as the primary point of contact between the University of Georgia and local, state and federal government offices and legislative bodies. Our Office works with elected officials, executive branch leaders and other universities to develop and implement strategies and programs to achieve public funding goals, and to foster positive and effective ongoing relationships, while improving the understanding of and support for the University's academic, research, technological, and public service goals. 


Concussion Research, Caterpillar Plant Tour Among Highlights of 2014 Federal Legislative Retreat

A recap of the 2014 Federal Legislative Retreat

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University of Georgia Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art Science Facility

In a ceremony that included remarks by state and university leaders, the University of Georgia broke ground on its newest state-of-the-art learning facility, the 122,500-square-foot Science Learning Center.

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UGA First-Year Students Set Academic Criteria Records

The University of Georgia will open its doors this fall to a first-year class that has broken the high ceiling on academic criteria set by previous classes.

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UGA in DC Reception

More than 500 congressional staff, alumni, and supporters of the university attended the UGA in DC reception.

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UGA Developed Turfgrass Takes Center Stage at World Cup

When the world's best soccer players make their way onto the world stage next week, chances are they'll once again be playing on a University of Georgia-bred turfgrass.

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Georgia Legislators and Staff Visit Campus During Congressional Recess

U.S. Reps. Doug Collins (R-09) and Tom Graves (R-14) visit UGA and learn about critical research projects.

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U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island Visits UGA’s Marine Institute at Sapelo Island

U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island met with scientists, coastal managers and community leaders at the University of Georgia's Marine Institute on Sapelo Island April 23 as part of his Climate Change Road Trip, a multi-state tour along the Southeast Coast.

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