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News & Events

If you know of an upcoming event that would be of interest to the campus community, please contact Diane Smith at (770) 228-7264 or email the information.

Local Calendar

Last Wednesday Each Month Birthday Club Celebration 3:00 p.m. - Various Locations on Campus




News Articles & Editorials

08/10/16 Diez Named New Director of UGA Center for Food Safety
07/31/16 Producing Perfect Peaches
07/19/16 Young Scholars Program
07/14/16 Education Spotlight: Young Scholars Program
06/02/16 UGA FoodPIC Valuable Tool in State's Development Efforts
03/22/16 Huber Joins UGA Griffin Campus as Urban Ag Training Coordinator
01/08/16 FoodPIC Helps Develop New Food Products
01/06/16 Salmonella Study
06/14/15 UGA Groundbreaking for Turfgrass Research Facility
06/09/15 Unmanned Drone
05/19/15 Peach Expert Dario Chavez
05/15/15 Physicians Key to Preventing Food Borne Illness
05/12/15 Finalists for UGA Griffin Campus Director
05/05/15 Tool Created to Identify Salmonella Types
04/21/15 UGA Griffin Names Food PIC Director
04/02/15 UGA Griffin Recognizes Staff
03/04/15 Ag Commissioner Visits UGA Griffin Power Lunch
02/22/15 UGA Griffin Retiree Returns as Student
02/12/15 Search Committee Named to Seek UGA Griffin Director
01/25/15 Blueberry Cultivar Honors Krewer

Photo Gallery

Date Event
08/19/14 2014 Impact Speaker Series - Feeding the Children (Flickr)
08/06/14 2014 Turfgrass Field Day (Flickr)
06/05/14 2014 Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Appreciation Day (Flickr)
03/26/14 2014 Classified Staff Awards (Flickr)
02/20/14 2014 Impact Speaker Series - Wine (Flickr)
12/12/13 2013 Appreciation Dinner (Flickr)
09/20/13 2013 Retiree Social Brunch (Flickr)
03/27/13 2013 Classified Staff Awards (Photobucket)
03/12/13 Impact Speakers Series - Dr. James B. Hunt (Photobucket)
12/13/12 2012 Appreciation Dinner [Flickr]
09/20/12 Agroforestry & Wildlife Field Day [Flickr]
09/08/12 2012 United Way Cardboard Boat Race [Photobucket]
08/01/12 2012 Turfgrass Field Day [Photobucket]
04/04/12 Classified Staff Awards [Photobucket]
03/09/12 Spring Open House [Photobucket]
02/29/12 Chili & Soup Lunch [Photobucket]

Special Events


Awards Ceremony


Annual event to honor Griffin Campus employees with Employee of the Year Awards and other awards of excellence, certificates of service, and recognition of individual and campus-wide accomplishments.

Agroforestry & Wildlife Field Day


Field day may include demonstration sites and discussions on plantings for wildlife, pond management, pest control, habitat restoration, timber stand management, wetlands protection, endangered species protection, reforestation techniques, and privet, kudzu and bermudagrass control.

Turfgrass Field Day


Bi-annual event (even years) is designed for all individuals interested in turfgrass management including people involved in. golf course management; park and recreation departments; school grounds maintenance; professional lawn care; landscape architecture; garden centers; and institutional grounds management.