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UGA Poultry Research Center Recognized at GA Bio Awards

February 12, 2020

Each year, Georgia Bio recognizes achievement and honors excellence in the life sciences industry in Georgia, and for the second year in a row, the University of Georgia was recognized at their annual Golden Helix Awards. This year, UGA’s Poultry Diagnostic & Research Center received the…

Dr. Holly Sellers named 2019 UGA Inventor of the Year

May 21, 2019

Dr. Holly Sellers has been named the 2019 Inventor of the Year for her work in poultry science. She is also the first woman to receive the distinction since 2001.   Each year the University of Georgia names an Inventor of the Year as an honor for…

UGA Signs Poultry Vaccine Development Licensing Deal

February 18, 2019

The University of Georgia’s distinguished poultry research program continues to develop technologies that positively impact the poultry industry which is one of Georgia’s most important economic industries. UGA has been ranked in the top ten of all United States Universities for licensing deals for the past decade, and greater…

Latest Research in Poultry Science at UGA

January 30, 2019

Georgia is the No. 1 poultry-producing state in the U.S., and our researchers are committed to being the nation’s leaders in poultry research and innovation. The University of Georgia has broken new ground in regards to research in the area of poultry sciences. The latest discoveries involve water treatment processing…

IPPE “30 Under 30” Industry Leader Molly Parker

February 27, 2018

Molly Parker, DVM was recently honored as a young industry leader by the International Production & Processing Expo’s (IPPE) “30 Under 30” program. As Director of Food Safety & Animal Care for Butterball, she manages all live aspects of organic turkey production while managing, updating, and implementing all company-wide…

Healthy Chickens for a Healthy Economy: Maximizing bird health to improve the poultry industry

January 30, 2018

In Georgia, poultry farming isn’t just an industry.

Set Your New Year’s Resolution by Committing to Online Education

January 11, 2018

New Year’s resolutions. We see our friends, family, colleagues, etc. posting about theirs all over social media each January. Even if you aren’t posting about yours, you probably have them. But have you considered using the New Year to kickstart an educational journey, learn…

Alumna Profile: Elena Behnke Made Global Connections While Earning Her MAHM

February 20, 2017

After completing her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Elena Behnke began to work as the Director and Field Clinician for the Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network. However, she immediately recognized a greater need for specialization in her field of poultry health. Behnke took on the…

UGA Nationally Reaffirmed as a Top Military School

April 19, 2016

Once again, the University of Georgia has been nationally reaffirmed in 2016 as Military Friendly, Best for Vets and a Top Military College/University. Since the establishment of the Student Veterans Resource Center (SVRC) in the spring of 2013, UGA has made significant progress in connecting student veterans to one another, as well as to campus and community resources. UGA continues to maintain active affiliation with both the Student Veterans of America and the Got Your Six campaign, where faculty and staff attend a training session to become certified as veteran-friendly.

Strategies for Successful Graduate Students

April 7, 2016

Years spent in graduate school are undoubtedly a stressful and anxiety provoking period in a person’s life. There are academic pressures, family pressures, career pressures and the pressure to balance it all. We know how much more complicated this all gets that you are achieving your degree online. Below are some…