Class Notes Extras

Compton’s major debut

Erik Compton (M ’02) missed the cut in the 2010 U.S. Open golf championship at Pebble Beach.    But then, it was a miracle that he was there to play at all. Compton, a two-time heart transplant recipient, played his way …

From pigskin to pedals

Jerome Rossetti. Special photo Former UGA football player Jerome Rossetti (BSA ’85) teamed with three friends to form the Georgia Chain Gang bike team, raising money for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. With Dave Armento, Frank Fuerst and Tony Myers, …

Lois Shortt

Lois Shortt. Photo by Robert Newcomb “We had many wonderful years at UGA and in Athens. It felt like it was the right thing to do to honor our years of being a part of such a special place—a place …

Kindred spirit

Vet Amanda Wojtalik-Courter performs an annual examination of Bob, a bobcat at the Chattanooga Nature Center, where she volunteers. Special photo When Amanda Wojtalik-Courter (BS ’95) was 5 years old, her family veterinarian asked what she wanted to be. She …

Morris receives teaching award

Vice President Joe Biden and Susan Morris. Special photo A UGA alumna teaching middle school students on a military base in Germany was named the 2010 Teacher of the Year by the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity, which oversees …