OUA in the News

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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Clayton Wilcox Finance & Administration Employee Spotlight -- Clayton Wilcox, Facilities Planning Office

From cappuccino to construction financing, Clayton Wilcox’s talents have always found a niche. Ever the modest Midwesterner, however, he is quick to praise his mentors and co-workers for any success he has achieved.

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Herty Field Over the Dawg Years: Herty Field transforms from parking lot to student oasis

The beautiful Herty Field that attracts students as both a peaceful place to study and a lively tailgate venue has not always been so eye-catching.

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Rutherford Hall Summer Construction Projects Wrap up as Fall Classes Begin

The start of fall semester brings in new students, faculty and staff as well as some new looks and amenities around campus. From finished projects to work on current construction, crews have been busy all over campus.

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