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The Center for Teaching and Learning administers the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award (OTA), sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Instruction.

Jessica Irons of the Downs Lab is the recipient of the 2019 Dr. Joy Porter Williams Fellowship in Microbiology.

Stacy Bedoreof the Neidle Lab is the recipient of the 2019 Dr. Juergen Wiegel Award.  The Dr. Juergen Wiegel Graduate Award in Microbiology was established by Dr.

Michael Mills selected as a recipient of the 2019-20 ARCS Global Impact Award!

In 2000, UGA became a nominating institution of the ARCS Foundation. To date, this designation has facilitated in the funding of nearly 100 UGA students working in the sciences totaling $1,282,500.

Microbiology PhD candidate Rachel Burckhardt awarded the 2019 "William Jackson and Jane Marshall Payne Graduate Fellowship in Microbiology" during our annual Jack Payne Alumni Seminar.

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