Nominations open for 2023 Alumni Awards

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Dr. Lester Pretlow, dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences (left) and the college's 2022 Outstanding Young Alumna, Melania Velasquez (BS ’09, MPA ’13).

Planning for Alumni Weekend 2023 is already underway, and the Augusta University Alumni Engagement team is on the prowl to find potential 2023 Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Young Alumni.

Each college’s alumni society board selects its recipients based on their outstanding contributions to their profession, positive impact in their community and dedication to their alma mater.

View past alumni award winners.

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Dental College of Georgia 2022 Outstanding Young Alumna Dr. Kajuana Farrey Sutton (DMD ’09), her husband Rashad Sutton, Dr. Zachary Powell (DMD ’99) and his wife Elizabeth Powell

The deadline to submit nominations is Sept. 2.

Honorees will be selected next spring and celebrated during Alumni Weekend 2023, set for April 28-30.

For more information, visit the Alumni Awards webpage.

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