Linden Dudley named as Director of International Student Life

Linden Dudley named as Director of International Student Life

Linden Dudley, previously assistant director of International Student Life, has been named the new director of international student life at the University of Georgia. Dudley’s appointment is effective December 1. She reports to Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Demetrius Smith and serves as a member of the leadership team for the Division of Student…

Wanda Johnson named Director of Multicultural Services and Programs

Wanda Johnson named Director of Multicultural Services and Programs

Wanda Johnson, who was previously assistant director for programming for Multicultural Services and Programs, has been named director of Multicultural Services and Programs at the University of Georgia. Johnson will provide vision, strategic leadership, and overall supervision for Multicultural Services and Programs, supporting UGA staff’s and students’ efforts to foster a more inclusive, welcoming and…

Sense of community helps first-gen student graduate early

Sense of community helps first-gen student graduate early

Emelynn Arroyave developed leadership skills thanks to support system at UGA Emelynn Arroyave was dead set on getting out of Georgia after high school graduation. She grew up in Dacula, and was hoping to go someplace different than her home state. “I wanted to go to New York or maybe Boston,” she said. “I had…

Asian American Student Association at UGA receives top student organization award

Asian American Student Association at UGA receives top student organization award

The Asian American Student Association at UGA was named “Organization of the Year” during the 21st annual H. Gordon and Francis S. Davis Student Organization Achievement and Recognition Awards, given out April 12 at the Tate Student Center. The SOAR Awards celebrate the accomplishments of student organizations at the University of Georgia.

State of Student Affairs 2022

State of Student Affairs 2022

I am emboldened today to envision an even brighter future for students at UGA – a future of increased student engagement, of improved student health and well-being – a future where we anticipate student needs even more fully, target resources and services even more closely, utilize our amazing people and resources even more effectively – a future where students will have the skills, mindsets, resources and support to be well and flourish across their time at UGA and far beyond, so they can reach their fullest potential.