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CAES Student Emergency Fund

Mollie and I are proud supporters of the CAES Student Emergency Fund. When our son Bradley left home to study at the University of Georgia, we were confident he would find a new home at CAES. He has had a great experience. He is fortunate to have us to call…
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What to do during Beat Week?

Frank Henning holding a #BeatAuburn sign

UGA and CAES are in Beat Week a celebration of “The Deep South’s Oldest Giving Rivalry.” Beat Week is a one-week giving challenge (October 3 – 8, 2022), between UGA and Auburn University. Each university competes to have the highest number of individual gifts. But what about our alumni that have…
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Why I Give

Whitney Murphy with her family at the 2021 College Football National Championship Celebration in Sanford Stadium

Do you bleed red and black? Do you love Ag Hill? Are you Ag Dawg Proud? If you answered yes – Zack and I need your help! This week is the “Deep South’s Oldest Giving Rivalry.” Beat Week is a one-week giving challenge between UGA and Auburn University. Each university…
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Work Yourself Out of a Job

Sarah Cook

I was asked to write about reflections on my time as a member of the UGA CAES Alumni Association Board, some lessons learned, and other bits of helpful wisdom. I earned a Masters of Ag Leadership from CAES in 2014. I learned some of the most beneficial leadership theories during…
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2021-2022 CAES Alumni Association Scholars

Scholar Collage Image

Eight CAES students were honored as the 2021-2022 CAES Alumni Association Scholars. The freshman, transfer and graduate scholarships are funded by the UGA CAES Alumni Association Eterna endowment. The East Georgia alumni chapter also has an endowed scholarship that provides funds for one scholarship. Lauren Choi, Transfer ScholarBSA – Food…
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UGA and Auburn compete for number of donations during second annual Beat Week challenge

CAES Student Philanthropy Council

The Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry between the University of Georgia and Auburn University has moved beyond the football field to the field of philanthropy. The rivals are participating in Beat Week, a one-week giving challenge between the two universities. The 2021 matchup marks the second time the two universities have joined together…
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2021 UGA CAES Alumni Association Awards

Alumni Awards

We look forward to celebrating the following 10 individuals at the UGA CAES Alumni Association Awards. Due to catering staffing and supply chain issues, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the CAES Alumni Awards Celebration until a date in Spring 2022. As soon as we are able to…
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Reflections from CAES Alumni Board

We sat down with a few of the CAES Alumni Association Board members who finished their board service on June 30, 2021 to chat about their experiences and advice for future CAES students. Thank you for your service and commitment to the alumni association and CAES. Briley EdwardsBSA – Agricultural…
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Don’t Blink

Fellow Ag Dawgs, As graduation photos have filled my news feeds on social media the past two weeks, Kenney Chesney’s 2007 hit song “Don’t Blink” began to play in my head as memories as a student in the red and black surfaced. Ten years have passed since I first earned…
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