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Why I Give: Marcus Fechheimer

Marcus Fechheimer (Submitted photo)

Name: Marcus Fechheimer

Position: Emeritus University Professor, Meigs Professor, Department of Cellular Biology, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

Years at UGA: 37

Beneficiary of his gift to the university: UGA Teaching Academy, UGAF Legacy Fund and the Department of Cellular Biology Student Success Fund

Why he gives: “Education is the key to opportunity. Scholarship and research offer solutions to major problems such as health care, food supply, domestic and international affairs, and climate change.  A gift to UGA is a contribution to advance teaching, research and service.”