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Bill Spieth, Ph.D.

Retired faculty member Bill Spieth, Ph.D., wore many hats during the 31 years he spent at Georgia Southern University: health and physical education professor, academic advisor to students, baseball coach, a volunteer scorekeeper, and clock keeper for basketball games, the school’s first softball coach, and even a judge for gymnastics meets.

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Faye Kirschner

Faye Kirschner (’67) has been an educator for nearly 50 years – teaching at all grade levels from pre-kindergarten through higher education – so it is no surprise that she has chosen to support future generations of students pursuing their education at Georgia Southern University.

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The Wilson Family

Their news was tragic. Cory Wilson, a 21-year-old Georgia Southern business major, seemingly healthy and fit, collapsed in class without warning, without reason. He never regained consciousness.

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Hala Moddelmog

Moddelmog is President & CEO of the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) and the first female leader in the Chamber’s 154-year history. “We have to disrupt the way Atlanta is viewed by the outside world,” says Moddelmog. “But we also have to disrupt the way we see Atlanta.”

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Jack Pate

Jack Pate (’09) graduated from Georgia Southern five years ago and is now supporting the University as an annual donor. The alumnus says he decided to become a regular contributor because he developed a strong connection to the College of Engineering and Information Technology as an undergraduate.

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Last updated: 1/23/2018

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