Board Game
by Zach Armstrong

How to Sic ‘Em at Board Game Lunch

The Division of Development and Alumni Relations gains much from our university’s long history, one part of which is memorable phrases baked into our shared tradition like White Lily flour. One of these phrases, “Sic ‘em Dawgs,” has…
by Caitlyn Richtman

Why We Meme

Meme: noun.  an amusing or interesting item (such as a captioned picture or video) or genre of items that is spread widely online especially through social media Do you ever wonder why brands try to jump on the latest social media trend…
Super Bowl Appetizer by ChasingmyHalo from pixabay
by Katie DeGenova

The BEST Super Bowl Ad: what can we learn?

As a marketing professional and an American, it’s my job to have an opinion about Super Bowl ads. Which ones were funny? Which ones were terrible? Which ones were worth it? These :30 moments cost $5.25 million, and that’s just for the…
by Elizabeth Elmore

“The One with the Best Communications Team”

When seeking to achieve your many goals, follow this guide to recruiting DARCOMM to be your best marketing and communications "friends" on your journey!
Traffic Jam Photo by Iwona Castiello d'Antonio on Unsplash
by David Jones

Solicitation Traffic Control

Savvy UGA communicators can rely on the GAIL Planning Calendar to manage the channels and messages reaching our alumni and friends.
The production team for this video
by Melissa Lee

From Our Table to Yours: Thanksgiving Video 2019

Ah, the fall. Leaves change, the temperature drops, and flannel trickles into your wardrobe. Many profess their love for this season, but stewardship professionals may love it a little bit more than the rest. Thanksgiving is one of the best…
by Emily Munnell

Think Alumni/Alumnae = Potayto/Potahto? Not so Fast!

From the AP Stylebook Twitter Account: Alumni is plural for those who attended a school. If all are female, it's alumnae. Singular: alumnus (male), alumna (female). #ApStyleChat But in this day, when all acting professionals are actors and…
Choose Your Own Adventure BooksDerek Bruff, Flikr - Creative Commonds BY-NC 2.0
by Zach Armstrong

Choose Your Own Productivity Adventure

No one's perfect, especially when it comes to managing tasks at work. We hope a few of these tools can be useful to you in your day-to-day work.
Laptop computer with email messages on display
by Ally Hellenga

Crafting killer emails that drive results

How many emails land in your inbox every day? 10? 50? More than 100? I’m guessing it’s a lot. According to Client Services’ FY19 year-end statistics report, 827 marketing efforts and 1,511 email event communications were sent via…
Storybrand - Don't be the hero
by Tyler Daniels

Don't be a Hero: The Key to Good Storytelling

Storytelling can be an incredibly powerful tool for any type of persuasion, but there’s a common mistake we often make that can limit our power to persuade.