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Georgia Center offers course on machine learning and data science for executives

The UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel now offers a new course for business executives that demystifies machine learning and data science and focuses on the practical applications of these revolutionary technologies in business. Taught by Jagannath Rao, a… Full story

New Faculty Tour provides education and impact

The trip ended where it began, with a large coach bus parked outside the Georgia Center in the August heat, a group of about 50 faculty, administrators and staff milling about with their luggage and backpacks. Except, with the UGA… Full story

71st Georgia Science and Engineering Fair draws 800 students

  Students from Georgia middle and high schools competed for 200 awards presented during Georgia Science & Engineering Fair, hosted by the Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel in March. New this year was an award by the Georgia… Full story

UGA faculty and staff recognized for excellence in public service

  Eight University of Georgia faculty and staff have been honored for exemplary service to the state during Monday’s 2019 Public Service and Outreach awards luncheon, which included awards for Entrepreneur of the Year and Donor Impact. UGA’s highest award… Full story

2018-2019 PSO Student Scholar: Margaret Schrayer

Hometown: Princeton, New Jersey Year: Sophomore College: Franklin College of Arts and Sciences Major: Computer science and biology Internship Unit: University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education and Hotel    Have you had any internships?  During summer 2018, I received the Center… Full story

UGA’s interpreter programs help improve non-English speaking residents access to healthcare

  For some Georgia residents, the key to quality healthcare isn’t dependent upon the doctor or facility. It’s dependent upon the interpreter. “What’s happening here is often a life and death situation,” said Michele Pirkle, executive director of patient family… Full story

Dressing up the Georgia Center

Uga and Hairy Dawg stare out from the elevators at the Center for Continuing Education & Hotel. The Savannah Room has a bright new look with a separate bar area, and a new menu on the way. Bikes soon will… Full story

Looking for the best student employees? They’re in Public Service and Outreach

The top two UGA Student Employees of the Year are from Public Service and Outreach units. Aiden Holley, an intern with Campus Kitchen at UGA, part of the Office of Service-Learning, was the first place finisher in the awards competition,… Full story

New courses available through UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel

The Georgia Center for Continuing Education has announced new courses being offered this spring. A new Business Writing Certificate course began March 20 at the UGA Gwinnett Campus. The twelve students enrolled with learn techniques of writing clear, concise documents… Full story

Georgia Center for Continuing Education announces new weekend program for youth

A youth weekend program, Weekend Robotics Experience, offered this spring will build on the Summer Academy robotics camps for youth. The two-day, mini camps will be offered on three weekends in March and April. Students will learn programming skills and be introduced to a… Full story

Design a bulldog; win $2,000

University of Georgia students are encouraged to submit design proposals for a fiberglass bulldog that will be installed in front of the Center for Continuing Education & Hotel. The winning designer will receive $2,000 and have his/her artwork featured on… Full story

Summer Academy at the University of Georgia

The Summer Academy at UGA program (SAUGA) is a series of educational specialty camps coordinated by the Georgia Center for Continuing Education, and taught by UGA faculty, staff, students and other professionals. Over the course of June and July this… Full story

Dawn Cartee named director of the Georgia Center for Continuing Education

Athens, Ga. – Dawn Hall Cartee, president of Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro, has been named director of the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, effective July 1.  Cartee comes to the Georgia Center, a UGA Public Service and… Full story

Statewide science fair coordinated by UGA coming to Athens this weekend

Nearly 800 Georgia middle and high school students are headed to Athens this weekend for the 68th Georgia Science and Engineering Fair, coordinated by the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Students qualify for the fair by competing in… Full story