News Releases

  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta CEO to give fall Commencement address at UGA

    Donna W. Hyland, president and chief executive officer of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, will deliver the fall undergraduate Commencement address at the University of Georgia on Friday, Dec. 18, in Stegeman Coliseum. The ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the graduate ceremony to follow at 2:30 p.m.

  • Former provost gives $500,000 to UGA College of Public Health

    The University of Georgia College of Public Health has received a $500,000 gift to create the Karen and Jim Holbrook Distinguished Professorship and an endowed fellowship to support graduate students in the global healthfield.

  • Beetles provide clues about the genetic foundations of parenthood

    A team of researchers including scientists from the University of Georgia has identified many of the genetic changes that take place in burying beetles as they assume the role of parent. Their findings, published recently in the journal Nature Communications, may provide clues about the fundamental genetics of parenthood in insects and other animals.