May 31, 2013

UGA appoints new director for Office of Online Learning

Following a national search, Keith Bailey has been named director of the University of Georgia Office of Online Learning. Bailey will begin his new position on Aug. 1. "Dr. Bailey brings to UGA significant experience collaborating with faculty to develop online programs," said Laura Jolly, vice president for instruction. "He has a proven record of leadership, innovation and faculty engagement related to online teaching and learning. I am confident that his knowledge, experience and collaboration with faculty will take our Office of Online Learning to the next level." Bailey will provide the leadership for OOL to support academic departments' development and delivery of undergraduate and graduate courses and degrees.   … more

May 15, 2013

Spring 2013 | UGA Instruction Updates

Inside This Issue...
  • Narrowing the Gap: UGA takes steps to improve retention and graduation rates
  • UGA prepares to launch new online courses for summer 2013
  • Campus-wide Effort: Implementing a new student information system
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March 24, 2013

UGA faculty awarded innovative instruction grants

Twenty-six University of Georgia faculty projects designed to improve teaching were recently funded through grants provided by the Office of the Vice President for Instruction, in collaboration with the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. … more

February 18, 2013

UGA cadet only female to complete January army training course

Athens, Ga. - As the only University of Georgia student and the only female in her class of 66 soldiers, Cadet Kayla LaChance successfully completed the Army's Mountain Warfare Course last month. LaChance, a senior political science major from Newnan, was one of only five cadets who finished the rigorous course. … more