Entries by Josh Mixon

Meet the Student Callers: Ryan Clark

In the first year of the public phase of the Commit to Georgia Campaign, University of Georgia donors set a new record in fundraising, contributing $227.8 million in new gifts and pledges. More than $1 million of that was raised by UGA’s student callers. Ryan Clark  is one of them, and we recently spoke to her to […]

Meet the Student Callers: Aubrey Whitehead

In the first year of the public phase of the Commit to Georgia Campaign, University of Georgia donors set a new record in fundraising, contributing $227.8 million in new gifts and pledges. More than $1 million of that was raised by UGA’s student callers. Aubrey Whitehead ’18 is one of them, and we recently spoke to him […]

Dawgs Suit Up with JCPenney

On September 10, the University of Georgia Career Center hosted the first Dawgs Suit Up event at JCPenney in Athens. More than 1,300 students attended the event, which provided students with professional attire at discounted prices. Students could purchase a full ensemble – a suit, shirt, belt and shoes – for less than $200. Scott Williams, executive […]

Faculty and Staff Donors Integral to UGA’s Best Fundraising Year

A reception on Aug. 31 celebrated the 2,147 current and retired faculty and staff members who donated to the University of Georgia in fiscal year 2017. These donors collectively contributed more than $5.4 million to the Commit to Georgia Campaign’s record-breaking fundraising year. “I am especially grateful for the increased participation of our faculty, staff, […]

College of Environmental and Agricultural Sciences Awards Scholarships

The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics awarded 30 scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. The following are a few of the outstanding students who were awarded departmental scholarships for their accomplishments. Nicholas Brown is a third-year double major in agribusiness and agricultural and applied economics from Hartwell, Georgia. His passion for agriculture developed in high […]