Sarah Mayo, a fourth-year doctoral student in the Department of English, has been awarded the Social Science Research Council’s International Dissertation Research Fellowship funded by the Andrew W.
Barbara McCaskill's parents grew up in the segregated South under Jim Crow laws.
Searching For Sequoyah is a documentary about the man who invented a written form of the Cherokee language. The film begins with the familiar story of Cherokee syllabary, but also looks at the much lesser known stories of the Old Settlers,
The University of Georgia presented the "President's Fulfilling the Dream Award" to Dr. Barbara McCaskill and three other members of the university and Athens communities at the annual MLK Freedom Breakfast on 13 January 2017.