Provost’s Blog

  • Congratulations Class of 2014!

    With fireworks and much celebration the University of Georgia sent its Class of 2014 into the world on Friday. Some 5 000 undergraduate and graduate degrees were conferred bringing the total number of… MORE
  • A milestone in medical education

    This week the Georgia Regents University/UGA Medical Partnership will reach a historic milestone: Its first class of students will graduate and join the ranks of our nation's… MORE
  • Three cheers for Sarah

    Nearly 300 colleges and universities nationwide nominated a total of 655 students for a shot at a 2014 Truman Scholarship. Only 59 were selected to receive this highly competitive award and one of those… MORE
  • Connecting UGA

    The physical beauty of our campus—from the towering oaks on North Campus to our iconic buildings—is what most people notice when they visit UGA but there… MORE
  • Get your Thinc-ing caps on

    It's springtime and entrepreneurship is in the air at UGA. Our second annual Thinc. Entrepreneurial Week will bring a series of speakers competitions and workshops to campus all… MORE
  • The best of the best

    The University of Georgia is home to many of the world's top students faculty and staff. In fact we have so many exceptional Bulldogs to celebrate that we… MORE
  • Excellence broadcast live

    One of the University's most well-known programs—the George Foster Peabody Awards—will expand its reach even further under a partnership with Participant Media's… MORE
  • An experience for a lifetime

    Last month I had the pleasure of welcoming nearly 300 students from Athens' Clarke Central High School to campus through an innovative partnership known as Experience UGA. Working with the… MORE
  • Stepping up UGA graduate education

    U.S. News and World Report recently released its rankings of graduate and professional programs and I am pleased to report that our programs are continuing their upward trajectory. The… MORE
  • Never a break from service

    While many of our students are getting some much-deserved rest this spring break others are working to improve the lives of individuals and strengthen communities through UGA IMPACT a program… MORE