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UGA's Jere Morehead Reappointed President of Southeastern Conference

University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead has been reappointed president of the Southeastern Conference for another year. The announcement was made today (Friday, June 3), by Greg Sankey, commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, during the SEC Spring Meetings in Sandestin, Florida. As president, Morehead will chair the SEC’s Executive...
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UGA president Jere Morehead gives State of University address

ATHENS — University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead delivered the annual State of the University address this week, expressing gratitude to the entire university community for their service during a challenging but successful year. “When I look back on the past 12 months — a year with no...

UGA President Jere Morehead Issues Statement on Death of Johnny Isakson

Statement by Jere W. Morehead, President, University of Georgia, on the passing of Senator John H. “Johnny” Isakson:. “Johnny Isakson will be remembered as a true statesman and a dedicated public servant who made a positive and lasting impact on our state, nation, and world. He also was a loyal Georgia Bulldog who made all of us proud to be fellow graduates of the University of Georgia.
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Leaders of The Linnentown Project send letter to Jere Morehead

On Monday, Hattie Thomas Whitehead, chairperson of The Linnentown Project, wrote a letter to University of Georgia President Jere Morehead inviting him to join the Athens-Clarke County Justice and Memory Project Committee. The letter also criticized UGA’s past responses to the organization's efforts to recognize Linnentown. Linnentown was a Black...
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UGA’s Jere Morehead elected president of the SEC

University of Georgia President Jere Morehead has been elected as president of the Southeastern Conference, according to UGA Today. His term will last two years and begins July 1. Morehead will chair the SEC’s Executive Committee as president, which approves the SEC’s operating budget and oversees fiscal affairs. Previously, Morehead...

University of Georgia's president Jere Morehead elected as president of Southeastern Conference

ATLANTA, GA — The University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead has been named president of the SEC’s Executive Committee on Tuesday, July 29. Morehead moves into the role of president after serving as SEC vice president for the past two years. Last August, he was appointed to the NCAA Division I Board of Governors and Board of Directors. He will start a two-year term on July 1.