OUA in the News

Science Learning Center Groundbreaking UGA stages groundbreaking for new Science Learning Center

Gov. Nathan Deal praised the University of Georgia’s new Science Learning Center for the role it will play in economic development.

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Vet into motion: UGA Veterinary teaching hospital set for March opening

A University of Georgia construction project nearing completion out on College Station Road doesn’t look so much like a building but the beginnings of a small town rising up out of the ground.

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Veterinary Teaching Hospital Vet Hospital isn't the only big UGA project in the Works

The veterinary teaching hospital complex is the University of Georgia's biggest construction project for now, but several other new buildings are underway, nearing completion, or soon to begin.

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Workers utilize reclaimed Materials in field renovation University of Georgia uses reclaimed Materials in field Renovation Project

Athens, Ga. - In continuing with the University of Georgia's drive for a more sustainable campus, the UGA Athletic Association has renovated two of the Woodruff Practice Fields using reclaimed materials.

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Ray McDonald Finance and Administration Employee Spotlight

Ray McDonald is a resident engineering inspector in the Office of the University Architects for Facilities Planning.

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STEM Logo Science Learning Center Funding tops Legislative Priorities

In what promises to be another tight budget year, UGA will seek funding for a number of key priorities during the upcoming legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly, including a proposed Science Learning Center. 

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UGA's Amazing Students - Joe Werner, OUA Intern

Joe Werner, a senior in landscape architecture and German, says UGA has given him the chance to prove himself as a student and designer, and provided him the confidence to achieve his goals and aspirations—and he will literally leave his mark on the campus.

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Jackson Street Building College of Environment and Design’s Jackson Street Building awarded LEED certification

Athens, Ga. - The University of Georgia College of Environment and Design's Jackson Street Building has received LEED Gold Certification. The building is the first historic building on campus to earn the designation.

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Space Management New Task Force seeks to Reinvent University’s Space Management

In more than 450 buildings on the 759 acres of its Athens campus, UGA manages nearly 16 million square feet of building space, the equivalent of almost 300 football fields. A task force charged by the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost is reviewing how the university allocates its academic space, seeking input from the campus community and looking for best practices from other institutions.

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STEM Learning Regents add Science Learning Center to state budget request

A proposed Science Learning Center to be built on UGA's South Campus is one of two major capital construction projects approved Sept. 11 by the board of regents for submission to the governor as part of the fiscal year 2015 budget request.

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