H.J. stands on the Brenau front lawn during a pep rally and dedication ceremony for Golden Tiger Way on Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Gainesville, Ga. (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

Vote for H.J. in Mascot Challenge Next Week

The Southern States Athletic Conference will hold a Mascot Challenge beginning Monday, Jan. 23, and all Brenau faculty, staff, students and alumni are encouraged to vote for H.J. the Golden Tiger. The mascot challenge will determine a conference champion and the…

Julie Bingham is interviewed by WSB-TV about her appearance in the Inaugural Parade.

Julie Bingham Interviewed by WSB-TV about Marching in Inaugural Parade

Julie Bingham, Brenau University admissions coordinator, was selected by the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) to march in the Inaugural Parade in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 20. TAPS is a nonprofit that provides support to families and friends…

Lainey Kennedy Baby Sprinkle Flyer

Baby Sprinkle for Lainey Kennedy, Feb. 9

Drop in and celebrate the addition of another baby girl to the Brenau family! A baby sprinkle for Lainey Kennedy will be held at the Brenau Tea Room on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 4 p.m. Big sister Lillian has plenty to…

Dance Majors to Perform in Youth Concert Series Saturday, Jan. 21

Dance Majors to Perform in Youth Concert Series Saturday, Jan. 21

The Sugarloaf Ballet’s Youth Concert Series will showcase Brenau University dance majors during a performance at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Infinite Energy Theater in Duluth. The Department of Dance repertory dancers will perform guest choreographer Charlotte Boye-Christensen’s…

Julie Bingham to March in the 2017 Presidential Inaugural Parade

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors has selected Julie Bingham, of the Office of Admissions, to march in the Inaugural Parade in Washington, DC, this Friday, Jan. 20. She will be representing her fallen husband, Spc. Elvis Bingham, along with others….

Valerie Simmons-Walston, left, joins in on a surprise Zumba flash mob dance during a send off event for Brenau Dean of Students Valerie Simmons-Walston. After 11 years at Brenau, Walston will become the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Director of Residence Life at the University of Toldeo in Ohio. (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

Simmons-Walston Sent Off in Style

On Thursday afternoon, Brenau students, faculty and staff members gathered in the lobby of the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts to send off Dean of Students Valerie Simmons-Walston. The event featured emotional speeches from colleagues and friends…

Dr. Glen Gillen to Speak as Boyt Schell OT Scholar, Feb. 17

Please join the School of Occupational Therapy on Friday, Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. at the Theatre on the Square in the Downtown Center for the Visiting Occupational Science Scholar Dr. Glen Gillen’s presentation, “Integrating Performance Based Cognitive and Perceptual Assessments to Promote Occupation Based…

Formal invitation to Alumnae Reunion Weekend

You’re Invited to Alumnae Reunion Weekend and May Day

We hope you will join us for Alumnae Reunion Weekend and May Day, April 7-8. Brunch is complimentary for faculty and staff members, wearing their gold Brenau name tags. If there are other ticketed events you would like to attend, please visit…

Stage Tour of 'Much Ado About Nothing' Feb. 2

Stage Tour of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Feb. 2

The stage tour of the Gainesville Theatre Alliance’s production of “Much Ado About Nothing” will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 2, in UNG-Gainesville’s Ed Cabell Theatre. It will feature director and UNG professor Elisa Carlson and include…

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The Arts Council Presents ‘Artrageous,’ Jan 17

The Arts Council presents the critically acclaimed show “Artrageous,” at 7:30 p.m, Tuesday, Jan. 17, in Pearce Auditorium as part of their Arts Council Signature Series. From the Arts Council website: The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers…