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Why I Give: Joseph Bartges

Joseph Bartges

Name: Dr. Joseph Bartges

Position: Professor of Medicine and Nutrition, Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine

At UGA: Three years

Beneficiaries of his gift to the university: College of Veterinary Medicine Support Fund, Dr. Steeve Giguère Memorial Fund, College of Veterinary Medicine Building Fund, Georgia Fund, Small Animal Medicine Fund

Why he contributes: “I come from a family of teachers and strongly believe in the importance of education. Therefore, I contribute as an alumnus (DVM, 1987) and as an educator (professor since 2016). Go, Dawgs!”

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