2015 Game Watching Parties
If you bleed red and black, UGA Football Game Watching Parties are the perfect way to bring a bit of Athens into your life. UGA Alumni Association chapters will host game watching parties at more than 50 official locations throughout the 2015 football season.
All UGA alumni, friends, students, parents and fans are invited to join in the fun! Click here to find the game watching party nearest to you!
UGA Virtual Networking Hour
UGA recently launched a series of free, virtual networking events for alumni and students. Participants are randomly paired together during a series of quick 10-minute chats on desktop or mobile device. The first one, Meet a Bulldog, was a great success. The next virtual networking event, Advice from the Big Dawgs, will pair alumni with students. This event will take place on September 30 from noon to 1:00 p.m. Alumni will be able to interact with and provide valuable advice and networking tips to current UGA students.
2015 40 Under 40 Awards Luncheon
On Thursday, September 10, the UGA Alumni Association will gather in Atlanta to celebrate the 40 Under 40 Class of 2015 at the annual awards luncheon. These outstanding young alumni were selected for their personal, professional and/or philanthropc endeavors and successes. This year's keynote speaker will be alumnus Tonya Harris Cornileus (MED '04, PHD '10), the vice president for learning and organizational development at ESPN. See the complete list of this year's honorees.
Seeking photos of young alumni
Are you a proud UGA graduate under the age of 40? Do you know a successful young alumnus?
The university is seeking photo submissions forProfiles, the e-magazine for young alumni of UGA. View the most recent issue of Profiles and then search your computers and phones for spirited photos of you showing the fruit of a Georgia education! UGA wants to feature alumni from around the world, doing great things professionally and personally. Ideas for photos include:
Community service projects
Weddings and additions to the family
UGA alumni events and gatherings
SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS TODAY.
Stay informed about local alumni events
If you are receiving information about events in a city in which you do not live, update your contact information with UGA. Unsure whether there is an alumni chapter in your area? Click to find out.
Connect with the UGA Career Center
Finding a Meaningful Career Workshop
Tuesday, September 22
4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Atlanta Alumni Center
Webinar: Assessing Your Interests to Research Careers
Wednesday, September 23
Noon to 1:00 p.m. EST
UGA Virtual Networking Hour: Advice from the Big Dawgs
Wednesday, September 30
Noon to 1:00 p.m. EST
News and Events from Campus
Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
40 Under 40 Celebration
Thursday, September 10, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Southern Art & Bourbon Bar
The Grady Young Alumni Council invites you to celebrate this year's nominees and those who have come before them.
College of Family and Consumer Sciences
All FACS students, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends are encouraged to help launch a new FACS tradition: Homecoming Tailgate 2015! The event will take place behind Dawson Hall under our new UGA FACS Tartan Tent two hours prior to the game against Missouri on October 17, 2015.
College of Public Health
CPH 10th Anniversary Program and Reception
Monday, October 5, 5:00 p.m.
Miller Parade Ground, UGA Health Sciences Campus
Please follows the college on Facebook for more information or contact email@example.com.
College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences
CAES will host a series of farewell receptions to honor Dean J. Scott Angle.
UGA Tifton Campus: September 10
UGA Griffin Campus: September 15
Athens: September 16
Learn more and register for the event nearest you today.
CAES Alumni Weekend
Friday, September 25, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Four Towers Activity Center
RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Alumni Awards Banquet
Friday, September 25
The Classic Center
RSVP Deadline: September 18
21st Annual South Campus Tailgate
Saturday, September 26
UGA Legion Field
hours prior to kickoff of UGA vs. Southern University
RSVP Deadline: September 18
Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
UGA vs. South Carolina Tailgate
Saturday, September 19
Join alumni, friends, and students in the Mary Kahrs Warnell Garden for food, fellowship and a hassle-free tailgate experience! The tailgate will be a family friendly event complete with a buffet lunch, drinks, snacks and games.
Warnell will also host several events surrounding the Homecoming game on Saturday, October 17. Learn more today!
UGA Alumni Association on Snapchat
Earlier this summer, the UGA Alumni Association launched its official Snapchat account. Are you interested in sneak peeks of campus and behind-the-scenes glimpses of some of the largest alumni events of the year, including the upcoming 40 Under 40 Luncheon? Follow along at UGAAlumniAssoc!
Utilize tools and resources in the Alumni Portal
Did you know that the UGA Alumni Association offers exclusive tools and resources through an alumni portal? From this portal, you can:
Update your contact information with UGA
Submit class notes
Search for fellow alumni in an online directory
Monitor your giving history
Direct gifts to preferred departments/programs on campus
The alumni directory function is exclusively available to UGA graduates. Alumni can locate classmates and share their own contact information with other users. To access these tools, follow the directions below:
Click on “Login/Create Account”
Select “New User Registration”
August Featured Blog Post
Alumnus Spotlight: Brinkley Warren (ABJ '05, MA '12)
Posted on August 19
Brinkley Warren (ABJ '05, MA '12) is a fan of the Georgia Bulldogs and giant robots. Warren, a Double Dawg and Fulbright Scholar, received a scholarship from UGA to attend Singularity University in Silicon Valley in 2011. Today, Warren is one of three co-founders of MegaBots, Inc. a high-tech robotics company creating a new global sports league of giant, human-piloted robots.
Based out of Oakland, California, MegaBots, Inc. hopes to launch a global sports entertainment franchise of giant battling robots in stadiums and arenas. The ultimate goal is to create a new sport with millions of fans in stadiums around the world cheering on their favorite pilots and robots in epic robot battles. Continue reading about MegaBots, Inc. and its plans to take on Japan in an epic robot duel.