System Spotlights Archive
Posted November 13, 2014
Making Football Safer
Researchers at the University of Georgia have joined a national alliance to study concussions and are using technology to make the game of football safer.
Posted November 11, 2014
Learn from a Master Chef
According to Master Chef Thor Erlingsson, students are attracted Kennesaw State’s culinary sustainability and hospitality program because everyone loves food. Erlingsson, a native of Iceland, is the program’s first full-time instructor.
Posted November 10, 2014
STEM Teacher Academy
Fort Valley State University recently hosted the Georgia Youth Science and Technology Center (GYSTC) STEM Teacher Academy to assist local middle school teachers in helping students become proficient in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.
Posted October 8, 2014
All The World’s A Stage
A new partnership gives University of North Georgia students and faculty the opportunity to work with two Shakespearean theater companies in Atlanta.
Posted September 12, 2014
USG Task Force “Inventing the Beyond”
The University System of Georgia recently launched Invent the Beyond, an Open Online Collaboration designed to develop future scenarios and to explore and describe the factors critical to the success of student, faculty and postsecondary institutions in 2030.
Posted September 5, 2014
Improving Science Education
Through a state Department of Education grant, the University of North Georgia will partner with area schools to increase elementary students’ science achievement by strengthening their teachers’ content knowledge and teaching skills.