Dr. Julie Battle address the students during the 2015 Fall Convocation in Pearce Auditorium.

Dr. Julie Battle Speaks at 2015 Fall Convocation

In the traditional kickoff of the Brenau Women’s College academic year, one of the region’s foremost forensic interviewers, Dr. Julie Battle, told students that going to college will not automatically prepare them for life or careers. “You can’t do a…

Local High Schoolers Visit for Communiversity Academy Orientation

Juniors and seniors from Gainesville City Schools, East Hall High School and Lakeview Academy will be at the Brenau University Downtown Center Thursday, Aug. 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Featherbone Communiversity Academy orientation. The Academy, started by…

Kimberly  Dean joins Office of Assessment

Kimberly Dean joins Office of Assessment

Kimberly Dean, formerly the dean’s assistant in the College of Health Sciences, has accepted the position of research assistant in the Office of Academic Assessment and will begin her new duties on Sept. 1. Welcome, Kimberly!

Pianists Priscilla and David Keith Jefcoat.

Faculty Recital Scheduled This Thursday

The first Department of Music performance of the 2015-16 academic year is set for later this week. Priscilla and Keith Jefcoat will pair up for a faculty recital on Thursday, Aug. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Pearce Auditorium. During the “four-handed”…

Funeral plans announced for Brenau Alumna Samantha Carson

Samantha Carson, a biology major who graduated from the university in 2011, passed away Aug. 20. Carson, who was also a member of Alpha Gamma Delta and an undergraduate researcher for Brenau’s endangered plants program, had been hospitalized since Aug….

Sheryl Olson, the new nurse practitioner at Brenau's Center for Health and Well-Being.

New Nurse Practitioner Sheryl Olson Joins Brenau

There’s a new face at the Center for Health & Well-Being on the Gainesville historic campus – nurse practitioner Sheryl Olson. Olson, who grew up in New England and relocated to Georgia in 1999, started the position last week. She…

Condolences to University Counselor Gay Baldwin

Brenau extends its deepest sympathies to Center for Health and Well-Being Counselor Gay Baldwin on the loss of her mother, Frances Shears Baldwin, of Concord, North Carolina. She passed away Thursday, Aug. 20, at the age of 85. Her family…

Center For Health and Well-Being Hours Change

Brenau’s new Nurse Practitioner Sheryl Olson will see patients on a modified schedule for the first week of the semester. The hours are listed below: 1-6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24 and Tuesday, Aug. 25 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on…

Tiger Talks Participants Announced

At the 2015 VP retreat, Brenau’s vice presidential leaders created Tiger Talks – a series of four meetings designed to increase communication to faculty and staff who are not at senior leadership levels and to carry on discussions generated by…

Condolences to Psychology Department Assistant Clinic Director Margie Gill

Condolences to Margie Gill, the assistant clinic director of the Brenau Center for Counseling and Psychological Services and community relations coordinator of the university’s Psychology Department. Her father, John Perry Jr. of Camilla, Georgia, passed away on Aug. 18. Funeral…