Alumni Awards Celebration

Thursday, April 7, 2011

On April 15, the UWG National Alumni Association will hold its Alumni Awards Celebration, recognizing distinguished alumni. Admission is $25, and the event will be held at 7 p.m. in the lower level of the Z-6 Food Service Building on campus. Dress is business casual. A reception will be held at Z6 at 6 p.m. to honor this year’s award recipients (listed below).

Please RSVP by April 8 to 678-839-6582 or e-mail Dale Duffey.

Achievement Award

Sam Crenshaw ‘81

Sports Anchor, WXIA-TV Atlanta

Distinguished Service

Tom Upchurch ’59 ‘61

State leader in Education

Honorary Alumnus

Johnnie Huey

J. Owen Moore Faculty Awards

Dr. Bob Reeves

Dr. Martha Ann Saunders

Outstanding Young Alumnus

Dan Peeples ‘00

Businessman and youngest Georgian to be elected mayor of a municipality

President’s Award

Patricia Durrough ‘90

Spotlight Award

Chanda Bell ‘96

Christa Pitts ‘97

Owner of Elf on the Shelf

Special Recognition

Maynard Griggs Brown ‘55

(oldest living alumna)