Tag archive for ‘University of Georgia’
By Brandon Jones On Saturday, January 26th, 2019

FIRE defends Irami Osei-Frimpong as UGA investigates ‘White people may have to die’ post on Facebook

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) has written a letter in support of Irami Osei-Frimpong, the University of Georgia PhD candidate who posted on Facebook a message stating that “some White More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Zika vaccine survey: More than 40 percent would not be interested

As scientists race to create a vaccine for the Zika virus, new research from the University of Georgia suggests almost half of Americans wouldn’t be interested in getting the shot even if public health officials More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
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ADF sends letter defending universities’ rights to have school chaplain

Alliance Defending Freedom sent letters to 15 public universities Wednesday after they received complaints from Freedom From Religion Foundation which wrongly claimed that having football team chaplains is unconstitutional. Ridgeland More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, March 7th, 2015

University of Georgia revises ‘free speech zone’ and ‘speech permit’ policies

The University of Georgia has revised its “speech zone” policy in light of a lawsuit Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed on behalf of a student group. The university’s new speech policy no longer limits More...

By Guest Author On Monday, October 20th, 2014

4 Health Benefits to Having Plants Indoors

Whether you’re decorating an office space or your home, adding some genuine greenery that provides nurturing isn’t just beautiful, but also a boon to your health. The addition to living plants provides an affordable, More...

By Robert On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Baylisascaris procyonis (raccoon roundworm) update: Interview

Michael J. Yabsley, MS, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine talks about the parasite,  Baylisascaris procyonis, aka the raccoon roundworm, the pathology, treatment, geography More...

By Robert On Thursday, December 6th, 2012

UGA food scientist, Joseph Frank, awarded $500,000 USDA grant to study salmonella risks

A University of Georgia food scientist received one of 17 research grants funded by USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture to study the risks associated with salmonella in dry and ready-to-eat More...

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