UGA celebrates 30 years of the Woodruff Scholarship

On Tuesday, April 3, the University of Georgia celebrated 30 years of the Woodruff Scholarship. Current and past Woodruff Scholarship recipients gathered in Athens for an evening of reconnection and thanksgiving. Over 70 students have received…
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In career and in retirement, SBDC employee gives to UGA

This article was originally published by UGA Public Service & Outreach on April 9, 2018. Eric Bonaparte spent 26 years—the bulk of his career—at the UGA Small Business Development Center. When he decided to retire last year,…
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Gift will establish Correll Scholars Program

Writer: Elizabeth Elmore (ABJ '08, BBA '08) New scholarship program to include mentorship, experiential learning and more  Ada Lee and Alston D. “Pete” Correll Jr. have committed $5 million to endow a need-based scholarship…
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UGA Alumni Association Launches The 1961 Club

The date was January 9, 1961. Amidst a crowd of National Guardsmen, the figures of Hamilton E. Homes and Charlayne Hunter appeared on the University of Georgia’s North Campus. They were two students registering for their spring classes and…
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Redcoat Marching Band Honors Southern Rock Legend Gregg Allman

Written by Joshua Mixon '19 ATHENS – The University of Georgia’s Redcoat Marching Band honored the late Gregg Allman, iconic southern rock artist, at halftime of UGA’s 24-10 win over South Carolina in November. The singer-songwriter…

Grady College holds memorial tribute to Don Carter, commemorates Endowment for Journalism Excellence

Dean Charles Davis speaks at a memorial tribute to Don Carter on Oct. 12, 2017. Editor: Stephanie Moreno This story was originally published on the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communications' website on October 19, 2017. Grady…

Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation commits $1.5 million to support need-based aid at UGA

This news release was originally published by UGA Today on October 2, 2017. Pictured above: The Home Depot co-founder Arthur M. Blank (center) with his late mother, Molly, and his brother, Michael. (Credit: The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation) Athens,…
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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…

The Cousins Foundation makes gift to support scholarships, endow UGA swim and dive coach

Writer: Elizabeth R. Elmore, eelmore@uga.edu Contact: Jill Walton, 706-369-5975, jwalton@uga.edu Photo Credit: Duane Stork Athens, Ga. – The Cousins Foundation, Inc. has committed more than $5 million to the University of Georgia to support…