Jennie Belle Myers

Family donates portrait of Jennie Belle Myers to hang in Myers Hall

Along with serving as the housemother for the University of Georgia’s first women’s residence hall, Jennie Belle Myers (BSHE ’27) was a strong supporter of women’s education at UGA. She established a scholarship for home economics majors…
student callers

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

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…

Annual Report Reflects on Successful Year at the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia reported another outstanding year in the 2017 Annual Report, which was mailed to donors in October. In FY17, UGA made a positive impact on individuals and communities throughout Georgia and across the nation. The report…
Dawgs Suit Up

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…
faculty and staff

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…
CAES scholarships

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…
Children's Garden

Donor-Funded Children’s Garden Set for 2019 Opening

This article is adapted from a piece written by Kelly Simmons featured in UGA TODAY. ATHENS, Ga. - The University of Georgia State Botanical Garden has hired a designer and a construction manager for the Alice H. Richards Children's Garden…
Fundraising at UGA skyrockets

Answering the Call

In the first year of the public phase of the Commit to Georgia Campaign, UGA donors set a new record in fundraising, contributing $227.8 million in new gifts and pledges. “When we launched the public phase of the campaign last fall,…