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Burgess Scholarship Fund


In honor of our beloved Dr. Rowland Burgess, Reinhardt's president from 1944-1973, we are asking the "Burgess Era" alumni to participate in a special one-time effort to increase the scholarships given in his name.  Pledges may be paid over a three-year-period. Our goal is to raise $200,000 to add to the existing Burgess Scholarship Fund. A committee of Burgess Era alumni  has already pledged toward this effort. We now look to you, our fellow classmates, to help us meet the goal and honor Dr. Burgess in perpetuity.

Dr. J.R. Burgess Jr. served as Reinhardt's president for 29 years.  In addition to his devotion to the University and its students, many people fondly remember his love of horticulture, poetry and writing.
     -Dean and Grace Hadaway Boswell

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You may send your contribution and memory card, to:

Burgess Scholarship Fund
Grace & Dean Boswell
c/o 7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981


    Grace Hadaway Boswell '47 (faculty '49 - '53) Dean Boswell (faculty '51 - '53)
    Wynell Owen Blackwell '47 Ovit Foster '55
    Kay Bufford Butler '59 Yeteva Bennett Frye '53
    Marguerite Thigpen Cline '58 Richard Manus '52
    Emory Cooper '70 Edna Roquemore Young '56

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