Steve Oney will be at the University of Georgia Bookstore to sign his book on June 16.
Grady alumnus Steve Oney to sign new book June 16
Grady College alumnus Steve Oney (ABJ ’79) will be at the University of Georgia Bookstore to sign his new book “A Man’s World: Portraits—A Gallery of Fighters, Creators, Actors, and Desperadoes” on June 16 from 3 to 5 p.m. “A Man’s World” was released May 2, 2017, and is a collection of 20 profiles of […]
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Graduates reflect on their time at Grady College, look toward future
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2017 Fellow Spotlight: Carla Sacks
This is one in a series of spotlights profiling members of the 2017 Grady Fellowship class, scheduled to be inducted during Grady Salutes: A Celebration of Achievement, Commitment and Leadership on April 28, 2017. See “2017 Fellowship Class Announced” to view a complete list of Fellows. Please see the Grady Salutes webpage for details on […]
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Jason Kreher receives the 2017 Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award
Jason Kreher, creative director at Wieden+Kennedy in Portland, Oregon, is the 2017 recipient of the Henry W. Grady Mid-Career Alumni Award. The award honors a graduate who has been influential in his field. In his role at Wieden+Kennedy, Kreher works for clients such as KFC, Verizon, Weight Watchers and Old Spice. “It’s different every day, […]
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Brooke Beach honored with 2017 John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award
Founder and CEO of Marketwake Brooke Beach, a 2011 graduate of Grady College, is the 2017 recipient of the John E. Drewry Young Alumni Award.  The award recognizes a graduate of the last decade who has experienced a successful early career. Before starting her own company, Beach was CEO of Kevy, a technology company, where […]
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Charlayne Hunter-Gault announces Giving Voice to the Voiceless fund
Award-winning journalist, author and distinguished University of Georgia alumna Charlayne Hunter-Gault has established a new endowment, Giving Voice to the Voiceless. The endowment, created by Hunter-Gault and her husband, Ronald Gault, will provide grants to university students to promote social justice and global understanding by giving voice to the voiceless, the charting light of the […]
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Jane Singer (ABJ '76) honored with Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award
Digital journalism researcher and professor Jane Singer honored with Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award
Jane B. Singer (ABJ ’76) is the 2017 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award, presented by Grady College.  The award honors an alumnus/a for excellence and sustained contributions to scholarship in journalism and mass communication education. Singer is the director of research for the Department of Journalism at City, University of London, where she […]
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2017 Fellow Spotlight: Suzy Deering
This is one in a series of spotlights profiling members of the 2017 Grady Fellowship class, scheduled to be inducted during Grady Salutes: A Celebration of Achievement, Commitment and Leadership on April 28, 2017. See “2017 Fellowship Class Announced” to view a complete list of Fellows. Registration for this event is now closed, please contact […]
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What to Know:


Grady Giving Day 2017What better way to celebrate a birthday than with a party! Join us in Atlanta for a networking reception celebrating Grady Giving Day. To celebrate the college’s 102nd birthday, Grady will hold its second Grady Giving Day on June 12. This 24-hour period will bring the Grady community together to set the record for the highest number of gifts given to Grady in one day.


Nominations for the Bulldog 100 are open through May 31, 2017. Nominate a Bulldog-owned or operated business for the Bulldog 100 Class of 2018 today.


Join the University of Georgia and President Jere W. Morehead for two West Coast gatherings with alumni, parents and friends.  “UGA in the Bay” will be held on Tuesday, June 6 in the Crown Room at The Fairmont Hotel from 7-9 p.m PT. Alumni in the L.A. area are invited to a reception on Thursday, June 8 at the Four Seasons Beverly Hills from 7-9 p.m PT. Red and black business attire is encouraged at both events. Registration for each event is $35 per person and includes hors d’oeuvres and beverages. $20 of every registration directly supports student scholarships at UGA. The deadline to register for either event is May 30.


Media Garden

As the college moves into its next century, we invite alumni, parents of students, corporate partners and friends to leave their mark by purchasing an inscription on one of the granite pavers lining the plaza walkway and patio area along the Grady lawn.


In our May e-newsletter, we are pleased to announce Peabody Season is here! Check your inbox or read it here. The 76th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony was held on Saturday, May 20 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City and Rashida Jones, current star of “Angie Tribeca” and cast member of the Peabody Award-winning “Parks and Recreation,” hosted. For the first time ever, a television special of the awards ceremony will be broadcast on national television on PBS and FUSION networks on June 2 at 9 p.m. ET. Check your local listings and tune-in to this special evening in support of your alma mater.


 

NYC Alumni gathered with AdPR students visiting the city on an agency tour. The event was held at Lovage Rooftop on May 18, 2017.

NYC alumni network with students

NYC-area alumni gathered at Lovage Rooftop on May 18 to network with AdPR students visiting the city on a Maymester agency tour. See the photos here.

The event also kicked off a weekend of Peabody celebrations, which included the Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Awards luncheon at Hotel Eventi May 19 and the presentation of the 76th Peabody Awards at Cipriani Wall Street May 20.

 

Alumni gather in Washington, D.C.

Grady alumni in Washington, D.C. visited with members of UGA PRSSA on Feb. 2, 2017, at The National Press Club.

The Drewry Chapter of PRSSA is the largest in the nation with more than 250 members. Kim Landrum is the current faculty advisor and Katherine Strate serves as the professional advisor.

Check out our photo gallery.

2016 Homecoming Tailgate

We welcomed alumni and friends back to Grady on Oct. 15 during our annual Homecoming tailgate. View our photo gallery.

We hope you’ll join us next fall as the tradition continues. More information about Grady Homecoming is at Grady.uga.edu/grady-homecoming.