After the death of the grandfather who raised him, Daon Drisdom thought he should support his family by pursuing a career in engineering. Music, however, was his dream.
The rising talent of the Department of Music in Augusta University’s Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences took center stage during the institution’s annual Gala Concert.
Drawing inspiration from her own memories of Augusta, Cynthia Panzella created a dark drama with a touch of buddy film about a sex trafficking survivor who is trying to find meaning and purpose in life.
“I try to convey to my students that it’s alright that they have a disability,” disability coordinator Bryan Waller says. “I tell them, ‘It’s nothing to be ashamed of. It’s what makes you unique.’"
The conference provides a wonderful opportunity for budding mathematicians to learn from, and share their ideas with, world-class researchers.
Starting this fall, students can participate in a new, intimate Living Learning Community dedicated to the arts.
The new campaign, Be Boundless, speaks directly to potential students and parents like never before.