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Donor establishes endowed scholarship
To honor her neighbors who are alumni of UNG, Katherine Hoard has established the Dill Family Scholarship Fund, an annual scholarship, with the UNG Foundation Inc. to cover educational expenses for an incoming cadet who demonstrates financial need.
Gainesville Campus holds Disability Fair & Wheelchair Basketball Games
The University of North Georgia's (UNG) F.A.C.E. Club held the Disability Fair & Wheelchair Basketball Games Oct. 7 on the Gainesville Campus to raise awareness about how people with paralysis or in wheelchairs play sports and move around. F.A.C.E. provided several poster boards that helped students, faculty, staff and the community learn about various disabilities. Athletics Inclusive Recreational Sports' (A.I.R.S.) attended the event and brought their own equipment and team, Rollin' Thunder, to participate in the games. Several local self-contained elementary classrooms were also invited to participate.
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