System Spotlights Archive
Posted September 9, 2013
Top 10 Technology Innovator
The USG has been ranked 9th on this year’s InformationWeek 500 – a list of the top technology innovators in the world. The USG was also listed in their 20 Great Ideas to Steal in 2013 for their work in online learning and working as a system.
Posted September 4, 2013
Kennesaw State Professor Wields Google Glass
Like the famous explorers Ferdinand Magellan, Neil Armstrong and Captain James Kirk before her, business professor Adriane Randolph is boldly going where no one has gone before, seeking to use Google’s latest smartphone technology to help those with limited mobility operate computers with mind power.
Posted August 21, 2013
Dr. Patrick Erben Wins Dale Brown Book Award
Dr. Erben, a UWG associate professor of English, recently received the Dale Brown Book Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Anabaptist and Pietist Studies. The award honored Erben’s book, “A Harmony of the Spirits: Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania.”
Posted August 18, 2013
Gregory Jackson: At Home in the Chemistry Lab
A self described “lab rat,” Valdosta State University student Gregory Jackson spent his summer conducting research into the use of copper to treat tuberculosis and, possibly, cancer.
Posted August 16, 2013
Art & Architecture
Southern Polytechnic State University architecture students had their work featured at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta as part of an ongoing partnership between the High and SPSU,
Posted August 14, 2013
Strategic Plan to Reshape USG in an Era of Change
The University System of Georgia adopted a bold Strategic Plan for the System that acknowledges a new environment for public higher education and positions the state’s 31 public colleges and universities to meet changing needs and new expectations.