32FB Timelines


A collection of milestones and events from UGA Extension's history.


  • 1990: School of Home Economics is renamed
    The University of Georgia's School of Home Economics becomes the College of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS).


  • 2007: Water and wellness programs are launched statewide
    Striving to offer cohesive programming in each county across the state, Extension rolled out the 40 Gallon Challenge and Walk Georgia programs, aimed at reducing water consumption during the drought and promoting healthy lifestyles through exercise.