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Historic preservation conserves and manages historic resources in both natural and human-made environments. But historic preservation comes with its own concerns in a university setting.

A committee of the state Board of Regents approved University of Georgia plans for more than $50 million in construction projects, including a $35 million building for UGA’s business school and a $12.8 million third renovation phase for the university’s new Health Sciences Campus in Normaltown.


The University of Georgia’s University Council may get a chance to weigh in against an administration plan to demolish Legion Pool.

When thinking of a gym, students may first think of elliptical machines or treadmills. But even though the Ramsey Center has all of those things, racquetball is also a main attraction.

Not too long ago, stepping into the University's Main Library had the same effect as hopping on a time machine set to the 1970s.

The university is about to get a little bit greener through the implementation of renewable energy in the UGA Solar Demonstration Project.


Friday marked the Special Collections Library’s six-month anniversary.

The University welcomed the public to its new Health Sciences Campus today in an open house, which celebrated both the coming together of the College of Public Health under one campus and the Georgia Health Sciences University partnership with the University of Georgia.

The public is invited to attend an open house at the new Health Sciences Campus, located at the corner of Prince and Oglethorpe avenues, on Aug. 22. Guests are asked to enter the facility using Foster Road off Oglethorpe Avenue. UGA President Michael F. Adams will host the event.


The Lake Herrick outdoor pavilion will get a student-friendly facelift if a University of Georgia project proposal is approved by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents in August. The concept includes plans for a 6,000-square-foot outdoor pool.

The University of Georgia plans to demolish Legion Pool and replace it with another outdoor pool at the other end of campus.