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Amazing Students

Nettie Brown

Nettie Brown has become immersed in student organizations, won academic honors, presented research in France, and she has grand plans to put her engineering education to good use in the medical field.

Morgan Easley

Morgan Easley is passionate about being of service to others and believes her well-rounded education at UGA has opened many opportunities for the future.

Michael Thomas Jr.

Michael Thomas Jr., a Ph.D. student in financial planning, takes a holistic approach to his academic discipline and hopes his efforts will help strengthen families and help build stronger communities.

Rilee Racine

Rilee Racine was drawn to UGA because of the broad range of opportunities it offers. Aside from the excellent academics, she has participated in cheerleading, worked in a state of the art research lab and become involved in organizations across…

Mallory Harris

Goldwater Scholar Mallory Harris selected UGA because it provides access to a “phenomenal education and enriching experiences,” and from global travel to workouts at Ramsey, she’s taken advantage of the many resources available to her.

Nicholas Twiner

When Nicholas Twiner was selecting a school, he knew he wanted to study abroad, do research and have the whole college experience. He found all that and much more at UGA.

Morgan Gibbs

Morgan Gibbs has found the perfect balance at UGA. The Goldwater Scholar has had a laser focus on research from her first day on campus, and she also finds great enjoyment as a member of the Redcoat Band.

Akash Shah

Akash Shah’s greatest experience at UGA has been working as an orientation leader and guiding new students through their transition. He’s passionate about having an impact on at least one life in a positive manner every day to help change…

Apurba Banerjee

As a Ph.D. student in FACS, Apurba Banerjee has been active in several organizations since the day she arrived. And her academic work in the department of textiles, merchandising and interiors will allow her to pursue her passion about implementing…