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Nate Howell, a student worker at the Fanning Institute, is one of the top 100 student workers on the University of Georgia campus for 2016. Howell is a fourth year student majoring biochemistry and molecular biology with a minor in public health.

Each spring UGA’s Career Center coordinates a selection process to name the UGA Student Employee of the Year in coordination with the National Student Employment Association. On April 20, UGA’s top 100 nominees and their nominating supervisors were honored at an awards luncheon at the Tate Student Center.

Georgia students from all backgrounds will build their leadership skills during summer programs offered by the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development. The two- to 10-day long programs on the UGA campus expose students to college life and build skills to make positive changes in their lives and communities.

The 2016 summer programs are accepting applications now and include the following:

Athens Peer Court celebrated its fourth birthday on March 3. Since it began, more than 150 youth volunteers have decided the outcomes in cases for 350 first-time youth offenders.