Dr. Gene H. Brody was inducted into the FACS Honor Hall of Recognition at the 37th annual Alumni Awards luncheon on Saturday. Brody, who joined the FACS faculty in 1976, has secured more than $81 million in grant to conduct impactful research on youth and families. He has served as director of the Center for Family Research since 1995. FACS dean Linda Kirk Fox, a former basketball player herself, met with the seven FACS students who are also members of the women's basketball team prior to Thursday's game against LSU. Eight FACS graduates have been named to the 2014 Bulldog 100, a list compiled by the UGA Alumni Association to recognize the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni.

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FACS department head wins national honor from ASN

Dr. Lynn Bailey, FDN professor and department head, recognized as a fellow by the American Society of Nutrition

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Several calendars pertaining to academic events and administrative deadlines are maintained by the Deans' Office and the Departments. Details of events are also posted to the FACS Master Calendar. You can also connect with specific areas:

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Jerry Shannon

I'm a geographer studying how to make urban food systems healthier and more equitable. My broad interests are in urban development and inequality, geographic information systems, political geography, and place effects on health. Currently, I'm finishing up a research project asking which factors influence decisions about how and where to get food in low income neighborhoods. My future research will build on this project by looking particularly at how social networks and transportation... Read More

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