October 21, 2015

Summer in Athens!

Do you know your plans for summer already? I know May still feels far away, but it’s not too early to start thinking about how you want to maximize your time between the spring and fall semesters. … more

October 2, 2015

Putting knowledge into practice

While excitement around Experiential Learning has been building this semester, a number of our students are already engaged in hands-on learning through service learning courses. … more

September 22, 2015

Developing more opportunities for students

It’s hard to believe, but we’re already over a full month into the fall semester! We continue to work on several initiatives and efforts to make your experiences at UGA better and to ensure your success. … more

September 10, 2015

Creating opportunities

We are entering an exciting new era in UGA’s history. Beginning in 2016, all incoming students will be required to engage in experiential learning prior to graduation. This transformative initiative will ensure that every student will have the kinds of hands-on experiences that position them for success—without increasing the number of credit hours required to graduate. … more

August 26, 2015

Working Together

The Office of the Vice President for Instruction continues to look for ways to improve the student experience and student success. One of several exciting options available to students at UGA is the opportunity to participate in a study abroad program. Last year, over 2,400 UGA students took a study abroad course in more than 60 countries—from UGA campuses in Oxford, Cortona or Costa Rica, to short-term programs in New Zealand, Australia, France and Spain! … more