Alumni Profiles

Home on the range

Tennessee Titans’ middle linebacker Will Witherspoon doesn’t just defend yards from opposing teams. He defends animals from poor treatment and people from processed food. “We always had animals in the house growing up,” Witherspoon (BSFCS ’07) says, “and I was the …

Persistence pays off

Krista Gridley grew up knowing the feeder birds in her backyard. But not until she took an ornithology course at UGA was she hooked on bird watching. “That class (taught by genetics Professor John Avise) taught me about bird habitats, feeding …

Murder, he wrote

The hero in Michael Craven’s first book, Body Copy, is a former surfing legend named Donald Tremaine. Tremaine, now retired from the sport, lives in southern California in a trailer with his elderly dog Lyle and works as a private investigator. …

They know stuff

Have you ever wondered how mummies work or if you should eat gluten? Josh Clark (M ’95) and Chuck Bryant (AB ’98) have, and they’ve found the answers to these and many more questions. In 2008 the duo started a podcast …