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  • Game Watching Party

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Sat 11

CANCELED: Chicago Dawg Day of Service

April 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

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Did you know that by graduating from the University of Georgia, you are automatically considered a “member” of the UGA Alumni Association and our local alumni chapter?

There are more than 2,700 alumni and friends living in the area. Help us keep the Bulldog Spirit alive here by attending an event or getting involved in the community. Join the listserv and update your contact information so we can keep you informed of activities in your area.

The Chicago Chapter includes the following Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin counties: Lake, McHenry, DeKalb, Kane, DuPage, Cook, Kendall, Grundy, Will, Kankakee, Lake, Newton, Jasper, Porter, LaPorte, and Kenosha. Everyone is invited to participate in local events regardless of his or her place of residence.

Chapter Leaders

Michael Lyons

Michael Lyons


Shelley McDaniel

Shelley McDaniel

Director of Communications

Sterrett Woods

Sterrett Woods

Director of Game Watching Parties
Esme Carpenter

Esme Carpenter

Director of Engagement
Amanda Werth

Amanda Werth

Director of Events
Kristin Bernhard

Kristin Bernhard

Director of Philanthropy

Chapter of Excellence

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2014

Standards of Excellence - Silver Level

  • 2009-2010
  • 2007-2008