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December 14, 2017   COLUMNS CONTRIBUTORS

Stan Jackson

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Dec. 4 2017

Wofford College administrator to join Student Affairs at UGA

Beate Brunow has been named director of Student Affairs academic partnerships and initiatives at the University of Georgia.

Dec. 4 2017

‘Break down silos’

University of Georgia students who experience difficult circumstances receive personalized, comprehensive support thanks to an innovative approach by UGA Student Care and Outreach.

Sep. 25 2017

Executive director of University Housing named

Linda Kasper, currently executive director of residential education at the University of South Florida, has been named executive director of University Housing at the University of Georgia.

Apr. 3 2017

$1.5 million gift will enhance proactive alcohol education

UGA will enhance its alcohol education and prevention programs thanks to a $1.5 million gift from Jack and Nancy Fontaine of Houston, Texas. The donation is their latest in nearly $6 million of support to the Fontaine Center for alcohol awareness and education since the center's establishment 11 years ago.

Feb. 27 2017

Event sets record by raising $1.35M for Children’s Healthcare

More than 3,000 UGA students gathered in Sanford Stadium Feb. 19 to celebrate a record-setting $1,352,705.17 raised for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

Feb. 20 2017

Student Affairs grants facilitate new faculty research partnerships

Three UGA research projects have been named as the inaugural recipients of the Student Affairs Faculty Research Grant.

Jun. 27 2016

Wise Family Foundation expands meal plan scholarship program

More UGA students will be able to concentrate on their education and worry less about finding meals thanks to a significant six-figure gift from the R. Halsey Wise and Lisha S. Wise Family Foundation to the Let All the Big Dawgs Eat Food Scholarship, which is an integral part of the university's commitment to overall need-based scholarship programs.

Apr. 25 2016

More than 2,000 students take part in 17th annual UGA Relay for Life

More than 2,000 students participated in the 17th annual UGA Relay for Life overnight from April 15-16 at the intramural fields. The night culminated with the announcement that the student fundraising teams had raised a total of $177,226.74 toward this year's campaign.

Apr. 25 2016

Jared Pacileo named senior coordinator for Greek Life

Jared Pacileo has been named senior coordinator for Greek Life and advisor to the Interfraternity Council at UGA. Pacileo's appointment is effective June 1.

Apr. 18 2016

UNC Charlotte administrator named associate VP for student affairs

Michele Howard, director of early college programs for the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, has been named associate vice president for student affairs at UGA.

Feb. 29 2016

UGA Miracle raises more than $1M for Children’s Healthcare

One organization at UGA strives to make sure all children—those with childhood illnesses and those without—are afforded the same opportunities for fun. The university's largest student-run philanthropy, UGA Miracle, works annually to raise money and awareness for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, specifically Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

Feb. 22 2016

Alumna named director of Academic Partnerships and Initiatives

UGA alumna Erin L. Richman is the new director of academic partnerships and initiatives at UGA's Division of Student Affairs.

Feb. 1 2016

Sophomore launches mentor program at Clarke Middle School

Mansur Buffins first stepped on to UGA's campus as a high school senior as part of the inaugural cohort of the Georgia African American Male Experience, a residential weekend program that focuses on leadership development and offers a glimpse into college life.

Aug. 24 2015

Meg Evans named director of LGBT Resource Center

Meg Evans, the former LGBTQ resources coordinator and housefellow at Carnegie Mellon University, has been named the new director of the LGBT Resource Center at UGA.

May. 18 2015

VP for student affairs named Faculty Member of the Year

Victor K. Wilson, vice president of student affairs, was honored as Faculty Member of the Year by the UGA Black Male Leadership Society at its inaugural awards ceremony April 25. 

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