April 28, 2014

UGA Faculty receive First-Year Odyssey Teaching Awards

Four University of Georgia faculty were honored with First-Year Odyssey Teaching Awards at a reception celebrating the success of the First-Year Odyssey Seminar program. Award recipients and their seminar titles included: … more

April 11, 2014

Introducing Athena: Our new student information system

When members of the ConnectUGA project team were assembled two years ago, they were well aware of the arduous yet coordinated effort that lay ahead to implement the largest information technology system ever at the University of Georgia. … more

April 10, 2014

SAHC Hosts Academic Honesty Awareness Week

The Student Academic Honesty Council (SAHC) hosted Academic Honesty Awareness Week in late March in an effort to remind students of the promise they made to be academically honest when they applied to the University of Georgia (#BeHonestYouPromised). The campaign featured a day-long kickoff at the Tate Student Center and a series of events that included a workshop presented by university librarian Elizabeth White on research tools that help students avoid plagiarism. White taught students how to use RefWorks and EndNote, two tools for research citation and bibliographies to help avoid improper citation or plagiarism. … more