Archive for 2024

Morehead Honors College named No. 1 in the nation

Morehead Honors College named No. 1 in the nation

College tops list of 50 university honors colleges and programs ranked by College Transitions The University of Georgia Jere W. Morehead Honors College was recently ranked the No. 1 honors program or college in the nation by College Transitions, publishers of the best-selling guide, Colleges Worth Your Money. College Transitions identified three general characteristics—selectivity, benefits […]

UGA second in the nation for Boren Awards in 2024

UGA second in the nation for Boren Awards in 2024

The University of Georgia ranks second in the nation as a 2024 top-performing institution for Boren Scholarships after a record number of 11 UGA undergraduates were selected as Boren Scholars this spring. UGA also ranks second for total number of Boren Awards in 2024, which is calculated by combining an institution’s Boren Scholarships and Fellowships. […]

James Warnock named associate dean of the Morehead Honors College

James Warnock named associate dean of the Morehead Honors College

After a competitive internal search, the Morehead Honors College will welcome James Warnock as its new associate dean on June 1. Warnock is currently chair of the School of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering and a professor in the College of Engineering. Warnock has worked for the College of Engineering since 2017, when he was […]

Two Honors juniors named 2024 Goldwater Scholars

Two Honors juniors named 2024 Goldwater Scholars

University of Georgia juniors Elaine “Lainey” Gammon and Sara Logsdon are among 438 undergraduates across the nation to be recognized as Barry Goldwater Scholars in 2024, earning the highest undergraduate award of its type for the fields of mathematics, engineering and natural sciences. Gammon is from Reno, Nevada, and is majoring in astrophysics. Logsdon is […]

UGA junior named a 2024 Truman Scholar

UGA junior named a 2024 Truman Scholar

University of Georgia junior Alex Drahos was one of 60 undergraduates from across the nation to be selected as a 2024 Truman Scholar, a prestigious award given each year to students who demonstrate academic excellence, outstanding leadership potential, and commitment to a career in government or the nonprofit sector. Drahos is a Foundation Fellow from […]

UGA honored as 2023-2024 top producer of Fulbright students

UGA honored as 2023-2024 top producer of Fulbright students

The University of Georgia’s 11 Fulbright student offers for the 2023-2024 academic year have landed it among the top producing institutions for Fulbright U.S. students. This is the second year in a row—and the sixth time in 12 years—that UGA has been named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. students. Eleven UGA students and recent […]

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