Wed, 09/07/2016 - 10:30am
Mick Cumbie joined the Franklin team in August 2016 after serving for a year as the Vice President for Advancement at the College of Coastal Georgia. Prior to his work in Brunswick, GA, Mick was the chief fundraiser for the College of Fine Arts and Communication at Western Illinois University from 2006 until 2015. Mick also served for 24 years in the US Army from 1982 until his military retirement in 2006. While in uniform, Mick spent four tours…
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 9:08am
Alison Godley joined the Franklin College's Development and Alumni Relations team in May 2019 as the Assistant Director of Annual Giving. She spent the past two years as the marketing coordinator for UGA's Office of Gift and Estate Planning. Prior to that, Alison worked at AGCO Corporation for several years in sales and marketing. Alison is a native of Augusta, GA and is a 2007 graduate of the University of Georgia where she earned her…
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 11:26am
Meredith joined Franklin College's Office of Development in January of 2019. She spent the last three years as the associate director of development for the UGA College of Education where she oversaw annual fundraising efforts, major giving and managed the Board of Visitors for the college. Prior to that, Meredith led the Classic Center Cultural Foundation as director for several years, and was also previously the director for the Alzheimer’s…
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 11:24am
Kendal Jacques received her BFA in Painting and a certificate in Entrepreneurial Studies from the University of Georgia (2017). Throughout her undergraduate career at Lamar Dodd Kendal was an active volunteer and founding member of the Dodd Ambassadors Program. Kendal also attended the UGA Cortona Studies Abroad Program in the Summer of 2015. She hails from a small family farm in South Georgia and enjoys painting, sewing, and other forms of…
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 11:22am
Margaret Anderson joined the Development team at Hugh Hodgson School of Music in November 2018. She earned her BFA from the University of Georgia with a focus in drawing and painting. She previously worked as a photo editor specializing in digital restoration and as a freelance artist and graphic designer. Margaret is passionate about art in all of its forms. In her spare time, she enjoys painting, ballroom dancing, and spending time outdoors.
Fri, 11/16/2018 - 7:32am
As the Development Officer for the Lamar Dodd School of Art, Tai Sherman works collaboratively with faculty and staff on a nation-wide alumni engagement effort. Sherman meets with alumni to learn about their current work and what they have been doing since graduating from the Lamar Dodd School of Art. Sherman is also responsible for identifying, cultivating and soliciting gift prospects and helping implement the School’s long-term and short-term…
Mon, 07/09/2018 - 4:07pm
First-year orientation sesssions began earlier this summer and continue today through the second week of August. First-year, transfer and inernational students are finding their way around campus, learning about UGA and becoming acquainted with the small city that is a major university! Welcome all! Remain calm. There is a great deal to learn, keep up with, organize and decide, but you can do it. Our staff and faculty are here to help and show…
Tags: certificate, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, breeding
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 3:44pm
UGA giving features psychology major Savonte Wilson ’21, who is attending his dream school thanks to the Beth and Barry Storey Family Scholarship: “I always wanted to come to UGA—it was my dream school,” said Savonte. “I made the grades for it and everything: I had a 4.0 throughout high school. I was determined to come here.” Savonte, a Moultrie, Georgia, native, was accepted to the University of Georgia on St. Patrick’s Day 2017, but it was…
Tags: Carl Vinson Institute of Government International Center, Department of Marine Sciences, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, resources, essay, justice
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 2:26pm
The University of Georgia Alumni Association has unveiled the 40 Under 40 Class of 2018: This program began in 2011 and celebrates the personal, professional and philanthropic achievements of UGA graduates who are under the age of 40. The honorees will be recognized during the eighth annual 40 Under 40 Awards Luncheon on Sept. 13 at the Georgia Aquarium. Congratulations to this year's class. For 2018, 17 Honorees selected of the 40 (42.5%) are…
Tags: Environmental Health Sciences, Middle Ages, Office of Development and Alumni Relations
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 11:58am
Bryana Shook These students join approximately 580 competitively selected American students at U.S. colleges and universities who received the award this year. ... The Critical Language Scholarship program provides scholarships to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to spend eight to 10 weeks overseas studying one of 14 critical languages: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian,…
Tags: Office of Government Relations, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, Academic Calendar, Office of Student Academic Services, Theatre and Film Studies, resistance