Class Notes Extras

Old depot brought to life by UGA alumni

Once a place where travelers hurried to catch trains, the Farmington Depot now attracts art enthusiasts. In October a group of artists, including UGA alumni, converted the old station into the Farmington Depot Gallery. “Some of us have worked together for …

Where are they now?

Right after her graduation, Kay McClelland (AB ’81) moved to New York City to begin an 18-year run as a starlet in Broadway musicals. As a singer and dancer, she became a series of show characters—Zaneeta Shinn in “The Music Man,” …

Why I give

“As the parents of these two inspiring boys we often wonder if God gave us these two little presents early because he knew they would be taken away from us early as well. One day we will know. But for now …

“Blogger” becomes “author”

Bethany Keeley-Jonker (MA ’07) is author of The Book of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks, published in July and based on her blog (http://www.unnecessaryquotes.com) that pokes fun at misused quotation marks. In August Time magazine covered the blog, which Keeley-Jonker started in 2005. …

Building a high tech community

Free IT Athens takes donated computers, refurbishes the hard drives, installs the Linux operating system and sells the machines at a reduced rate.  Since 2005, when Semmy Purewal (PhD ’07), Michael Luchtan (BS ’01, AB ’01) and Michael Moore (BS ’04, …

Drum Kit

Aaron Felske/Costume by Stefano Canulu/Cirque du Soleil Christopher “Kit” Chatham (BMus ’00) is a percussionist with “Viva Elvis,” the Cirque du Soleil show at the Aria in Las Vegas. Chatham plays standing up and is a fan of “anything you …

Coming home

Kay McClelland.  Special Photo Right after her graduation, Kay McClelland (AB ’81) moved to New York City to begin an 18-year run as a starlet in Broadway musicals. As a singer and dancer, she became a series of show characters—Zaneeta …

Bullish on Bulldogs

Kelley Hollowell with a Citadel cadet and General, nephew of UGA V and Citadel mascot, at the 2010 Bully Ball.  Special Photo “I first fell in love with a bulldog when I was a student here and Uga was on …