UGA Public Health

Undergraduate Newsletter

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January 29, 2016

Spring & Summer Graduates!

100 Days Until Graduation!!
Swing by the Tate Center Grand Hall today from 10:00-3:00 to get all of your graduation orders taken care of. Cap & gown, invitations, head shots, diploma frames, class rings, etc.

Health Promotion Applications: Due February 12th

The health promotion major is high demand and has an application process for admission. Information about applying to the Health Promotion major can be found here: https://www.publichealth.uga.edu/hpb/admission/procedures

CPH Ambassador Applications Open

The Undergraduate Ambassadors are a key part of showing current and prospective students what the College of Public Health is all about. Meet our current ambassadors here, and read on for more information on how to get involved.

Application Instructions

The priority deadline will be March 1st each year. Applications received by this date will be screened and selected applicants will participate in an interview, which will explore communication skills, willingness to learn more about the College, desire to convey pride in the College, and commitment to participate in assignments.

CPH Lectures


Georgia Power Lecture – Today

Dr. Helen Suh, associate professor at Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences, will be the visiting speaker for the Georgia Power Lecture to be held Fri. Jan. 29 at 11:15am in Room 304 of Forestry Building 1 (next to the Environmental Health Science building on South Campus). Dr. Suh is an internationally recognized expert in air pollution health effects, having led multidisciplinary teams in environmental exposure assessment and epidemiology for over 20 years.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/174745929553908/


Epidemiology Seminar

Friday January 29th 12.20 – 1.10pm

235 Russell Hall, Health Sciences Campus

"Exploring the Mechanisms of Serotype Replacement in Vaccine-Preventable Diseases" by Seyed Moghadas, York University. Dr. Moghadas is an Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics, and Director of the Agent-Based Modelling Laboratory at the Faculty of Science in York University, Toronto, Canada.

Spring & Summer Graduates: Apply Now!

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General Announcements

Are You Experiencing Financial Hardship?

Financial circumstances can change quickly, at times in ways outside your control. We understand financial hardship can bring significant stress and impact your ability to succeed and flourish at UGA. The following guidance and resources exist to help you understand all of the available options in times of financial hardship. At UGA, we are committed to your success and stand ready to support you in all ways possible to help you overcome your financial hurdles and continue your educational pursuits at UGA.

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UGA recently updated the UGA Mobile app with several new features. We’ve added UGAMail, so students, faculty and staff can access their university email directly in the app. We’ve also added Single-Sign-On for users with iOS devices with Touch ID, so they can sign in to UGAMail, eLC and other UGA services using their device’s fingerprint reader. You can read more about the updates here: http://eits.uga.edu/stories/ugamail_single_sign_on_now_available_in_uga_mobile_app/