by Lily Fleenor

March '23 DAR Star: Justin Burnley

We work with absolutely incredible people—and we all have varied interests and experiences, which adds to the unique makeup of the University of Georgia. We’ll be regularly spotlighting a few rock stars from around the division so that even…
by Christy Dasher

Getting to Know the 2022 Teresa Harris Guthrie Award Winner

“Sarah Burnett demonstrates servant leadership as a collaborator and supporter. She does not need to be the loudest voice in the room to contribute, lead and influence others.” —from the nomination form        Meet Sarah Burnett,…
by Destiny Loyd

The Unsung Hero Experience

It was completely unexpected. … I've noticed and read many of the Unsung Hero features in the Archnews COVID-19 update newsletters, and admired the staff featured, sharing how they mustered forward throughout the pandemic to ensure their…
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by Bethany Mills

Embracing the virtual world: Lessons from the UGA Career Center

Let’s take it back for a moment. It was Friday, March 13th, the last day of Spring Break for UGA students and the day when our working world completely changed. Looking back, who knew that almost three months later, we would not be back together…
by Whitney Prescott

How the Career Center Can Enhance Alumni & Donor Interactions.

Are you meeting with alumni or donor(s) soon? From engagement and stewardship opportunities to helpful resources, the UGA Career Center has helped enhance your fellow DAR colleagues’ alumni and donor interactions. Let us do the same for you. During…
by Jeremy Daniel

You Are The Company You Keep

If you’re a mentor or a mentee, you’re in fine company! Consider some famous mentorship pairings through time: Henry David Thoreau was mentored by Ralph Waldo Emerson. This happened back in the day when, apparently, everyone used three…
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by Aaron Brown

Does a Bulldog Need an Intern?

The University of Georgia Career Center has a wonderful opportunity for alumni to expose students to potential career fields. Intern For A Day is a voluntary job-shadowing experience for one day. Students spend time observing and working with…
UGA Mentor Program
by Laura Bayne

UGA Mentor Program – What Everyone is Thinking

Did you know mentoring can be the difference between a student staying at UGA or dropping out? Or achieving higher grades? Or overall professional success? Mentorship has been shown to impact all of these areas in a student’s life – that…
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by Bailey Carreker

UGA Career Center Wins Technology Excellence Award from NACE

The University of Georgia Career Center was recognized by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) for its technological achievement for excellence in best practices using technology and/or social media outlets. NACE represents…
Orientation Leaders
by Elizabeth Elmore

DAR Orientation Outreach

Each summer, thousands of students and their parents descend on Athens to participate in UGA’s New Student Orientation. And when we say “summer,” we mean all summer: Click to enlarge The students have applied to UGA, accepted admission,…