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UGA in DC Reception was held July 24, 2013 at Union Station East Hall in Washington, DC.read more
As Jere W. Morehead officially steps into the role of president of UGA today, he does so with support from high-ranking state leaders and a challenge: to make an institution already recognized as one of the best public universities in the country even better.read more
Researchers at the University of Georgia are learning how changes in normal glycan behavior are related to a rare but fatal lysosomal disease known as Niemann-Pick type C (NPC), a genetic disorder that prevents the body from metabolizing cholesterol properly.read more
Donald Leo, a Virginia Tech vice president and former associate dean, has been named dean of the University of Georgia College of Engineering.read more