UGA Institute of Higher Education named for Louise McBee

After an estate gift of over $3.5 million, UGA announced the naming of the Louise McBee Institute of Higher Education.

UGA researchers developing new models for malaria drug development and testing

Their work will make it easier to develop effective malaria treatments to help the millions affected by the disease each year.

$1 million gift from EY supports diversity recruitment, retention

The gift to Terry College will expand efforts to enhance student diversity through recruitment, professional development, mentorships.

Morehead directs $25,000 to the Giving Voice to the Voiceless endowment

Funding expands program that supports student-led projects focused on unattended societal problems and marginalized communities.

Isakson gift caps $4.5 million fundraising effort for Parkinson’s research chair

Fundraising for the faculty leadership position included a gift from the former U.S. Senator the position is named to honor.

New meal plan scholarship named for “Miss Sandra”

Campus legend Sandra Patterson will have a meal plan scholarship named in her honor after a $25K+ crowdfunding campaign.

$1 million gift to promote Terry College Sustainability Initiative

UGA received a $1M pledge to the Terry College of Business to launch Terry’s Sustainability Initiative & fund faculty support for the endeavor.
The new Botanical Garden entranceway (left) and the Alice Hand Callaway Visitor Center & Conservatory (right)

New Botanical Garden entrance more accessible

University of Georgia's State Botanical Garden is making changes to improve the garden grounds and increase accessibility.

Regions Bank pledges $500,000 to UGA for service-learning, small business aid

Regions Bank has pledged $500,000 to UGA to support the Institute for Leadership Advancement and Small Business Development Center.
A student wears a face covering on campus.

UGA Foundation allocates additional $500,000 to address pandemic challenges

The University of Georgia Foundation Board of Trustees will allocate $500,000 in discretionary funds to assist UGA President Jere W. Morehead with addressing ongoing challenges caused by the pandemic.