Class Notes Extras

Why I Give

“I give because I want the best care possible should I darken [my veterinarian’s] door with an ailing or injured beagle in my arms.” —Rebekah Stewart One of Rebekah Stewart’s beloved beagles, Buster, was the catalyst for her gift to the …

From the President of the Alumni Association

As spring brings warmer temperatures and budding flowers back to our beautiful campus, the Alumni Association continues its most important work—recognizing the excellence of UGA’s 275,000 graduates. In January, we gathered in Atlanta to celebrate the third annual Bulldog 100. Deborah …

Field of dreams

Des Williams Former Georgia fullback Des Williams (BSFCS ’07) can relive his glory days on the gridiron anytime he wants… in his own backyard! Williams transformed his lawn into a mini Sanford Stadium as a gift for his 2-year-old son. …

First new Bulldog of the year?

At 6 pounds, 14 ounces, Jacob Isaac Jarnicki weighed a fraction of the crystal ball that fell in Times Square at midnight, but arrived just as the ball touched down, making him potentially the first baby born in the United States …

Inspiring the next generation

James H. Shepherd Jr. (BBA ’73) receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree at UGA’s Dec. 16 commencement ceremony from (left to right) Terry College Dean Robert Sumichrast, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Jere Morehead and President Michael …