January 2011 Vol. 1 Issue 4
The University System of Georgia Foundation Board of Trustees has selected Mr. Anthony Parr to be honored as a 2011 recipient of the Regents’ Hall of Fame Alumni Award. The award presentation will take place at the Regents’ Awards for Excellence in Education celebration on March 26, 2011 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.
Dr. Michael Daugherty, past president of the Dougherty County Medical Society, and Dr. Kay Kitchen hosted the second annual "Dancing with the Docs" at the Darton College Theatre January 22. The evening provided the audience with a rare glimpse into the hidden talents of some of Albany's finest physicians.
The Division of Online Learning was established at Darton College in 2007, and Dr. Janice Hilyard arrived as program dean shortly thereafter. Since her arrival, Dr. Hilyard has sought to assure that Darton is an international leader in online education by emphasizing continuous improvement of online programs and services.
Darton's Phi Theta Kappa inducted over 80 new members November 4, 2010 in the Darton College Student Center. As the largest honor society in American higher education, it is composed of more than 2 million members, and is committed to the development of leadership and service and its recognition of academic excellence, make it unequaled among honor societies.
OrgSync will be available to all Darton College alumni very soon! Featuring social networking, event planning and registration, database management, and information delivery systems, the Office for Alumni Development will now be able to keep you up to date with what’s happening on the Darton College campus. Visit the Darton College Web site at www.darton.edu to learn how to join, keep your information current, and get involved!
The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) has announced the 2010 Men's Soccer All-America Teams, as selected by the NJCAA Men's Soccer All-America Selection Committee. There are three teams in addition to an honorable mention list. Darton College's own Mynor Perez, a Los Angeles, California native, was named to the First Team.
The Lady Cavs welcomed four new signees to the women's softball team January 18 as coach David Dews and assistant coach Sam White looked on.
In this issue
Darton student Eric Moore, 20, is a multi-faceted person. He is an actor, painter, writer, singer, and a master carpenter. In December, he added Darton graduate to the list, graduating with a theatre degree.
Read about the achievements of your classmates and let us know about yours!
Travel With Darton
March 24-April 2, 2011