UGA enhances residential belonging initiatives

UGA enhances residential belonging initiatives

Residential Belonging Assistants to continue the legacy of C.L.A.S.S. Advocates program As part of ongoing efforts to foster a sense of belonging for its students, the Division of Student Affairs is launching Residential Belonging Assistants (RBAs), an enhancement of University Housing’s long-standing student mentoring, support and inclusion efforts, and an expansion of the C.L.A.S.S. Advocates…

Activities and Resources for Students | February 23-25, 2024 

Activities and Resources for Students | February 23-25, 2024 

To encourage comfort and community, the university is providing engagement opportunities and activities throughout the weekend. We recognize each person processes these events differently, but we want to provide an opportunity for students to come together and be in fellowship in safe and supportive environments. Additionally, staff are ready to assist anyone continuing to process this past…

2024 Student Government Association Election Results

2024 Student Government Association Election Results

Provide ticket elected to top SGA posts  University of Georgia students have elected the Provide ticket to the executive branch of the Student Government Association for the 2024-2025 academic year. The ticket consists of President-elect Rock Rogers, Vice President-elect Stephen Amolegbe Jr., and Treasurer-elect Lauren Baker.  Rogers is a third-year  student from Dublin, Georgia majoring…

Dawg Camp helps students find their place at UGA 

Dawg Camp helps students find their place at UGA 

With more than 40,000 students, the University of Georgia offers numerous opportunities to connect and become a part of many communities. UGA boasts thousands of programs, more than 800 student organizations, and daily events. Facing these options, students might become overwhelmed with choice, which is where UGA Student Affairs’ Department of Student Transitions steps in.  …

Create belonging through universal design 

Create belonging through universal design 

Universal design is a broad term. We typically think of it from an architectural standpoint: like ramps or curb cuts created because of federal legislation for accessibility. And yet each of us gratefully uses them when we push a stroller. We also angrily feel their absence when we travel in a new city with luggage. Even though ramps and curb cuts were designed for those with wheelchairs or walkers, the entire community universally benefits from them…

Women in Leadership Networking Dinner 

Women in Leadership Networking Dinner 

As part of their new Women and Leadership Initiative, Engagement, Leadership, and Service (ELS) hosted the inaugural Women in Leadership Networking Dinner.   This dinner brought together nearly 80 students, administrators, faculty, staff, and alumnae to celebrate the contribution, achievement, and leadership of UGA women and encourage networking among the attendees.  The event included dinner,…

Miss UGA, Sarah Park, to compete for Miss Georgia

Miss UGA, Sarah Park, to compete for Miss Georgia

Sarah Park entered the Miss UGA Competition intending to gain new experience and win the competition’s scholarship. Park not only walked away with the Miss UGA 2023 crown, but she also discovered newfound potential to use her voice for good. Park was unfamiliar with the pageant world before being crowned on January 21. A senior…