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by Amanda Qubty

Hop Into the Minds of Those Crazy Creatives in DARCOMM

Adobe MAX is Adobe’s annual creative conference, and it’s a designer’s playground full of learning, networking and incredible inspiration. This year, the conference is taking place October 20-22. It’s going 100% virtual, and even better…it’s…
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by Tyler Daniels

Break Out the Popcorn: Where Can I Find that DAR Video Again?

Never has DAR’s value of innovation been more important or evident than 2020. Our team has worked tirelessly to find new ways to effectively engage our alumni and donors at a distance, and video has been a key part of these efforts. That…
by Clarke Schwabe

No Gear, No Set, No Problem: Making Season 2 of Jerry Tanner

How a pandemic, a cross-state move and a lack of professional equipment and a set led to an energizing bit of innovation for Jerry Tanner.
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by Jessica DeAngelis

Using your brand to tell your story

A little over five years ago, UGA underwent a brand restructure. The idea was to create a distinctive look, feel, and voice—one that people will immediately recognize as the University of Georgia. As designers, having clear and defined guidelines…
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by Danielle Bezila

Recap of successful 40 Under 40 Announcement

After the Alumni Events, Alumni Outreach and DARCOMM teams spent many months planning, pivoting and promoting, we were ecstatic to see the outstanding results from the 40 Under 40 Class of 2020 announcement on July 17, 2020. Before announcement…
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by Amanda Qubty

The Fresh Rinse of Alumni Awards AKA Celebrating honorees during a pandemic

Now this is a story all about how The Alumni Awards Luncheon got flipped-turned upside down And I’d like to take a minute Just sit right there I’ll tell you how it became an opportunity to innovate and celebrate these honorees…
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by Edwin Hammond

Zooming Like A Boss

If you had asked me 6 months ago about Zoom, I would’ve responded with “Huh? What’s that?” These days, Zoom is a huge part of our new normal – a way for us to be virtually face to face.  It’s like we all get to be on a little Brady…
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by Clarke Schwabe

Home office improvements for the Bulldog on a budget

Remote work is going to be part of our day-to-day indefinitely, but fret not: there are lots of ways to improve your home office without breaking the bank!
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by Caitlyn Richtman

Why a Social Media Calendar is so Important in Marketing

The UGA Alumni Association has a social presence on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram that we post on daily. This will come to no surprise to anyone who has ever worked in social media, but it can be really hard to keep all your posts in order…
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by Loran Posey

DAR Staff Perspectives on Working From Home

Sixty-two DAR employees responded to a survey asking about their experiences teleworking. The results speak to varied DAR perspectives on the pros and cons.