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Mentors help teens avoid crime, poverty

...far better off in every indicator of social well-being," Dean Rojek, a professor emeritus at the University of Georgia's Department of Sociology, said in an e-mail.Dr. Rojek, who is the author and co-author of several books on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2009-11-27/mentors-help-teens-avo
UGA researchers tout bacteria discovery

...manufacturing. "Once you can manipulate genes, you can impact a lot of areas," said Michael Terns, a professor in UGA's departments of genetics and of biochemistry and molecular biology. The Terns published their latest research Thursday in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-01-06/uga-researchers-tout-bactero
Warm weather has insects coming out early in Augusta

...might think a cold winter kills pests, that's not the case, said Marianne Cruz, an instructor for the University of Georgia's Department of Entomology. She said most insects and other crawling creatures have egg and pupa stages that allow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-03-22/warm-weather-has-insects-com
Scientist finds Greenland ice melting at high rate

...largest island, to fill the Gulf of Mexico. "What we found was quite remarkable," said Dr. Mote, a professor in UGA's department of geography and director of its Climatology Research Lab. Satellites have been recording microwave radiation coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/14/met_180341.shtml
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Georgia officials ready if oil seeps in

...broken into microdroplets, according to Charles Hopkinson, the director of the Sea Grant Program at the University of Georgia's Department of Marine Sciences."The good thing about this is the likelihood of drift from that (Gulf) region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-07-23/georgia-officials-ready-
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Alliance attracts top researchers

...make luring the top talent more competitive, Mr. Cassidy said. Mr. Docampo, who will hold a joint position with UGA's Department of Cellular Biology and the Center for Tropical & Emerging Global Diseases, is leaving the University of Illinois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/18/met_425671.shtml
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Experts spar over sludge study

...the definition of research misconduct." Ms. Gaskin is an expert in the use of sewage sludge, or biosolids, in UGA's Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Mr. Lewis is a former staff scientist with Athens' Environmental Protection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/12/met_418676.shtml
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Expert warns of third year of drought

...drought, and conditions have worsened since then, said Mr. Stooksbury, an engineering professor in the University of Georgia's Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. "I'm much more concerned than I was a year ago today because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/02/met_282233.shtml
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Is there gold in them thar hills?

...alone won't do it, according to at least one expert. Dr. Gilles Allard, professor emeritus in the University of Georgia's Department of Geology, said no one's sure Magruder contains substantial gold deposits. "Nobody knows that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/19/met_199228.shtml
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UGA student picked for kick at BCS halftime

...100,000 in prizes."I never played football or soccer," said Pahlas, a graduate student in the University of Georgia's Department of Marine Sciences. "So, I never did much kicking. Now I wish I had."Just for being selected to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-01-05/uga-student-picked-kick-bcs-halftim