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Why I Give: Peter Smagorinsky


Peter Smagorinsky

Name: Peter Smagorinsky

Position: Distinguished Research Professor, Language and Literacy Education Department, College of Education

At UGA: 21 years

Beneficiaries of his gift to the university: Language and Literacy Education Fund, JoLLE Journal and Conference Support Fund

Why he contributes: “I’m the faculty advisor to the journal, a UGA student organization, and am happy to support the outstanding work our students do.”

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