Homecoming 2022 Brings More National Awards
Presidential Medal of Excellence
Family of the Year
Evans James (L) and Richard Chisholm (R) after receiving honors at the "Friday Night Live" Awards Ceremony on Oct. 7, 2022 at Savannah State University
See more photos on the Homecoming and Special Events Page.
Entering Freshmen Class Scholars
Ms. Sydnee-Jordan McCloud, Kennesaw Mt. High School, Electronic Engr. Tech.
Ms. Khalia Knighton, M.L.K. High School, Lithonia, GA, Marketing Mgt.
Continuing Student Scholars
Mr. Alexander Richardson, Middle Grades Ed., Sophomore
Mr. Braxton Chadwick, Middle Grades Ed., Graduating Senior, 2023
Our 2022-2023 Graduates
News to Share
From The Griffin Daily News, Nov. 4, 2022
Anne McGhee Clark Elected Vice President of Hospital Auxiliary
Charles Young Leads Grady Young Foundation
Alum Pat West Co-Authors Textbook
Classmate Cmdr. Donnie L. Cochran Inducted into Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame!
Ms. Amaya Bennett: Major: Mass Communications, Graduated, Dec. 2022
Ms. Dianah Anderson: Major: Biology, Graduating Spring 2023
Mr. Braxton Chadwick: Major Middle Grades Education, Graduating Spring 2023
Mr. Nigel Smith: Major: Computer Science, Graduating Spring 2023
Several classmates attended the enshrinement banquet for classmate Donnie Cochran as he was honored by the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame. The event was held on April 30, 2022 at Epps Aviation in Atlanta.
Class of '76 Chapter Pledges and Awards $8,500 in Scholarships
Gallery photos of our Class of 2020-21 Scholarship Awardees:
Dianah Anderson, Amaya Bennett, Nigel Smith,
Erianna S. Hammond, Emmanuella Martin
2019-2020 Miss SSU Aaliyah Buckholts and Briana Byrne
President-- Charles Young
Vice President--Evans James
Secretary-- Audrey C. Rhodes
Corresponding Secretary-- Patricia Ann West
Treasurer-- Richard Chisholm
Financial Secretary--Mary Allen Mack
Chaplain-- Rev. Thomas Williams
Queens on Parade Gallery
2017-2018 Mary Mack
2018-2019 Dr. Luthenya Wright
2019-2020 Audrey C. Rhodes
2020-2021 Shirley B. Marshall
2021-2022 Anne McGhee Clark
Donnie Cochran Inducted in Georgia's Alumni Hall of Fame
Regent Don L. Waters with Donnie Cochran
(Photo credit USG Foundation)
1. Ms. Dianah Anderson: Sophomore, Major: Biology-Graduating Spring 2023
2. Ms. Amaya Bennett: Sophomore, Major: Mass Communication-Graduated Dec. 2022
3.Mr. Nigel Smith: Sophomore, Major: Computer Science-Graduating Spring 2023
4. Ms. Eriana Hammond: Senior,(graduation Dec.),Major: Marine Science
5.Ms.Emmanuella Martin: Senior, Major: Forensic Science.
Graduating Seniors, Dec. 2020
Aaliyah Buckholts, Honor graduate, Mathematics Education
Recipient of the President's Second Mile Award
Briana Byrne, Honor Graduate, Forensic Science
Queen Mary Allen Mack
Describe your image
Anne McGhee Clark
Queen Mary Allen Mack
The outstanding achievements of retired Commander Donnie L. Cochran, Class of 1976, were recognized by the University System of Georgia on Feb. 8 during a black-tie gala at the St. Regis Atlanta.
According to the USG website, the purpose of the award is to "recognize distinguished alumni and friends for outstanding achievements in their professional lives, personal integrity and stature, and dedicated service to a University System of Georgia institution."
View the video salute presented during the gala and also available online. Congratulations, Donnie! We appreciate all you do for our chapter and our Alma mater, Savannah State University.
A Seriously Impressive Class
We are proud of each of our classmates. Click on each picture here to discover a few outstanding stories and accomplishments. Contact us to share your news.