Skip to content Skip to navigation

News Articles

News Articles

Family History Continues to Inspire Online Nutritional Sciences Professor

February 22, 2024

To honor Black History Month, online Nutritional Sciences professor Caree Cotwright shared her family’s history in advocating for civil rights and building a community of inclusion

US News Ranks UGA Online Programs Among Nation’s Best

February 7, 2024

U.S. News & World Report released their 2024 Best Online Programs rankings with several of the University of Georgia online programs in the top 10.

The Impact of Holmes and Hunter-Gault

February 1, 2024

February is Black History Month. Take this time to learn about  the impact of the first black students to enroll at the University of Georgia, and how in 1961, they pioneered the integration of UGA, serving as an inspiration for many both then and now.

Short-form Journalists Turns Author

February 1, 2024

What is your X factor? Explore what makes you exceptional and develop it. Grady Alum Polina Marinova Pompliano shares how she uncovers news-worthy subjects' X factors.

30-Day Self-Care Challenge

January 17, 2024

The new year presents a wonderful opportunity to set priorities for the coming year. In 2024, make yourself one of these priorities. Self-care is an important part of maintaining personal well-being and ensures your mind and body stay healthy. Challenge yourself to this 30-Day Self-Care Challenge to rediscover…

Online Graduate Degree Helps Veterinary Professional Expand Expertise

January 8, 2024

Meet Michelle Kovacek Michelle Kovacek is a veterinarian professional with more than 18 years of experience. Before pursuing her graduate degree, Michelle studied sustainability and veterinary technology. She has been a licensed Veterinary Technician Nurse since 2010. Currently, Michelle works at Boehringer-Ingelheim Animal Health within…

Top 5 Reasons to Consider a Graduate Degree for Your New Year’s Resolution

December 22, 2023

A graduate degree can help you achieve your goals and accomplish so much more. Here are 5 reasons why getting a graduate degree should be one of your New Year’s resolutions for 2024: 1. Career Advancement: A graduate degree can open doors to higher-level positions and…

5 Foods You Should Eat Right Away

December 20, 2023

During the holiday season, many will find themselves in the kitchen cooking. Bringing loved ones together around the dinner table is cause for celebration. Nutritional Sciences play an important role in identifying food safety concerns. Professor in the online Nutritional Sciences program, Tracey Brigman from UGA’s Department…

Athens Local Grows Professional Roots with Online Graduate Degree

November 21, 2023

Meet Abby Bryant Abby Bryant was born and raised a Dawgs fan in Athens, Georgia. Before pursuing an online graduate degree at the University of Georgia, Bryant earned her BBA in Marketing at Georgia College State University. Once Bryant graduated from GCSU, she applied her education…

Small Diet Changes, Big Environmental Impact

November 20, 2023

UGA Online’s Professor of MS in Nutritional Sciences Emma Laing recently shared her perspective on the effects of small diet changes on the planet in a U.S. News article. The article explores the benefits of dietary…