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Graduation Spotlight – Anna Sams

Why did you choose Augusta University? “I chose Augusta University because the small class sizes were really appealing to me. I liked the idea that I’d have the opportunity to really get to know my professors on an individual basis and that...

Graduation Spotlight – Pardon Ndhlovu

Why did you choose Augusta University? “I’m the first one from my family in Zimbabwe to go to college. At home, it was every kid’s dream to come to the U.S. because you’re coming for a better life. I came to Augusta University from University...

Graduation Spotlight – Donald Baggett

“Be open to chances.” Why did you choose Augusta University? “I initially chose Augusta University because the school has a great English department. The professors here are known as some of the best in Georgia.” What did you...

Graduation Spotlight – Megan Dixon

“A new perspective.” Why did you choose Augusta University? “At the time, I wasn’t exactly sure what I wanted to do, so staying in town for a couple of years and then transferring when I was more sure seemed like the best option for me.” But...

2015 Spring Commencement recap

Graduation speaker Jane Chen, a TED Senior Fellow and the co-founder of Embrace, a company that has created an inexpensive baby incubator that could save millions of lives worldwide, asked the graduates and those filling the James Brown Arena to...

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