https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/EricSchmidt_1200x800px-2023-DarStar-V2.png 800 1080 Lindsay Tuck Morris https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/UGADAR-logo-horizontal2.png Lindsay Tuck Morris2023-11-07 10:43:252023-11-08 08:12:09November ’23 DAR Star: Eric Schmidt
Meet this month's DAR Star Eric Schmidt, a major gift officer who loves going to athletic events and cooking.
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Here at the University of Georgia, we usually only have non-alumni parents as a captive, engaged audience for four years (five or six if their Bulldog takes a victory lap or two). To help grow and strengthen their affinity for UGA, our team…
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The Georgia Commitment Scholarship Program was designed for collaboration. It’s only fitting the GCS Celebration would be the same.
https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/crashCourse.jpg 529 792 Loran Posey https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/UGADAR-logo-horizontal2.png Loran Posey2020-11-11 14:57:182020-11-13 09:58:29Crash Course in Parent Giving
Five lessons to prepare you for the world of parent philanthropy at UGA.
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The Parent Giving and Regional Programs teams joined forces to engage parents of new UGA students across the country.
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The Parents Leadership Council, dedicated to creating a safer and healthier campus for students, recently awarded $700,000 to 64 student programs.
https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/OL-LEADER-Graphic-1.jpg 800 1200 Danielle Bezila https://dar.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/UGADAR-logo-horizontal2.png Danielle Bezila2019-06-06 12:06:102019-06-06 12:10:33DAR 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,…
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I often tell parents the University of Georgia does a great job making a large public university feel “small” for our students. When I say this to parents, especially new parents, I’m met with some skepticism. In some cases, part of their…
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What makes parents different? Current and vested interest in UGA Their student’s experience is what informs and creates their experience Often know more about what’s happening on campus than we do – that’s fine! Parents…