UGA Horticulture Department

Dr. Paul Thomas – Winner of 2017 Alex Laurie Award for Research and Education

A renowned researcher, prolific speaker and mentor to college students is the recipient of the Society of American Florists’ (SAF) 2017 Alex Laurie Award. The association will present the honor to Paul A. Thomas, Ph.D., a professor in the University of Georgia’s horticulture department, on Sept. 9 during SAF Palm…
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Gray Simpson Named 2017 ASHS Horticulture Scholar

Congratulations are in order for recently graduated Horticulture major Gray Simpson, one of two students selected nationally as a 2017 American Society for Horticultural Science “Scholar.”  The ASHS Scholars Award was established by the ASHS Board of Directors for the purpose of recognizing and supporting scholastic achievement and to encourage…
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