Jessica Wurst

Assistant Producer/Athens News Matters

Many college students struggle with math classes, but the University of Georgia math department is working to cut down the number of students who drop or fail math classes.

Commercial air service in Athens has come and gone several times over the decades, but a consortium of business and community leaders are trying once again to attract a national carrier to Ben Epps airport. 

Jessica Wurst

Art is more than just paintings and sculpture —  it can be anything, even objects we use every day. The Georgia Museum of Art has an exhibition of these material objects with artistic merit.

The Georgia Museum of Art is a financial supporter of WUGA.

Jessica Wurst

The Children’s Garden at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia is a place for hands-on learning, and a catalyst for further exploration. WUGA’s Jessica Wurst brings us this report from the garden.

The Other Side of The G: Episode 8

Nov 22, 2019

In this latest episode from our series The Other Side of The G, students from UGA's Grady College bring us the story of a student athlete so determined to live out her dream that she agreed to serve as a student manager until she could prove herself worthy of a scholarship. Listen back to the journey of golfer Kelsey Kurnett.