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Why I Give: Brian Cummings

Brian Cummings

Name: Brian Cummings

Position: Professor and department head, Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, College of Pharmacy; Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholar

Years at UGA: 18

Beneficiary of his gift to the university: Ernie Hunter Memorial Scholarship Fund, Pharmacy Enhancement Fund, Pharmacy Student Travel Award Fund, Georgia Fund, Kroger/Svein Øie Pharmacy Sustenance Endowment

Why he gives: “I’m a first-generation college student. I have been able to do so much more than I ever dreamed because of opportunities granted to me because of my education. This has inspired me to pay it forward.”