Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia welcomed its 22nd president to campus today. President Jere W. Morehead started off his morning discussing campus life with UGA student leaders at the Tate Student Center.
After breakfast with the students, he arrived at the Administration Building, was greeted by the building’s staff with a round of applause and met briefly with the President’s Office staff.
Links to the photos from these events, along with their cutlines, are available below. The UGA News Service will continue sending photo updates of Morehead’s first day as they become available. For additional photos, see the UGA Photo Services site at http://photo.alumni.uga.edu/photo/news.
Cutline: Jere Morehead started his first day as president of the University of Georgia having breakfast with student leaders at the Tate Student Center. Morehead, left, talks with Student Government
Association President Austin Laufersweiler. (Credit: Rick O’Quinn/UGA)
Cutline: Interim Provost Libby Morris and Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Tom Landrum greet President Jere Morehead, left, as he arrives to the Administration Building on his first day in office as president of the University of Georgia. (Credit: Dot Paul/UGA)
Cutline: Administration staff members Gloria Briscoe, left to right, Jeannie Johnson and Wayne Peacock greet President Jere Morehead as he arrives to the Administration Building on his first day in office as president of the University of Georgia. (Credit: Andrew Davis Tucker/UGA)
Cutline: University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead conducts business in his new office in the Administration Building on his first morning as president. (Credit: Dot Paul/UGA)