Educational Opportunities & Events
UGA Poultry Research CenterFarm Tours
Bring your students to campus and tour the University of Georgia's Poultry Research Center! These can be tailored to fit your schedule and are filled with educational presentations and interactive activities your students are sure to enjoy!
Event for teachers:Avian Academy
Avian Academy is a FREE three-day program hosted each summer by the Department of Poultry Science for middle and high school STEM and Vo-Ag teachers. It’s purpose is to "educate the educators" about the importance, impact, and massive job demand our state’s number one industry has by providing hands-on labs and curriculum for participants to take straight back to their classrooms. All of these learning modules are created and taught by world-renown UGA Poultry Science faculty. Click here for more information!
In-Person & VirtualSchool Visits
Can't come to us? No worries - we can come to you! Both in-person and virtual school visits can be arranged, and include an informative presentation about the poultry industry, it's impact on our state, and college and career opportunities. An interactive activity is oftentimes available as well. Contact us today to schedule - don't delay, limited spots are available!
Event for students, parents, & teachers:Open House
This FREE event allows high school and potential college transfer students interested in science, technology, animals, and more for a day with UGA Department of Poultry Science faculty as they showcase their specialty in the poultry science and avian biology industries through various sessions. Click here for more information!