Feature Stories

Capital impact

It’s almost 7 p.m. on a warm September evening by the time Lucas Puente gets home from work. He’s just in time for the pizza delivery and finishes a slice as a text message comes in on his cell phone. He’s …

The real thing

It can be intimidating to follow Andy Warhol. That's what artist Steve Penley (M '88) learned this year when his paintings replaced those of Warhol's in the World of Coca-Cola's Pop Culture exhibit. "I'm afraid that it's going to point out …

A unique position

Kasey Reid is trying to re-energize 4-H in middle Georgia’s Jasper County, and along with that comes fighting age-old perceptions of the student program. She has filled a position that sat vacant for nearly a decade and was made possible through …

The ride of her life

The bike with the basket of pansies breezes past the finish line, a smooth stop on a difficult journey for Marjorie Perry. To the sounds of “Mustang Sally” coming from a nearby tent, Perry and her husband Greg Perry get off …