Category: Student News

Brenau Celebrates Homecoming

Sep 28, 2017

  Join Brenau in celebrating Homecoming this weekend! Activities will take place Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30.  Check out the schedule at HERE and register HERE.


Mar 31, 2017

All Women’s College students are invited to attend Cotillion on Saturday, April 1 at the Downtown Center.  Limos will begin picking up from Golden Tiger Way at 6:45 pm, doors will open at 7:00 pm, the senior toast will be at 8:00 pm, and the night will conclude at 10:30 pm. If you have any […]

SGA Election Open Forum

Mar 20, 2017

Women’s College students are invited to attend the Student Government Association’s elections open forum on March 21, 2017 in Thurmond McRae lecture hall at 12:30 pm. Anyone interested in holding a position for the 2017- 2018 school year must be nominated at that time, either by them self or a friend. Voting will take place the […]

Student Activities Board Accepting Applications

Mar 13, 2017

Are you interested in planning events for the entire campus? From concerts to paint parties to cultural awareness, you can do it all through Student Activities Board! Applications can be completed at and are due by March 13. If you have any questions, contact Lauren Bell at

Courtney Hayward, a senior psychology major from Townsville, Australia, prepares to swim the 400 yard IM during the NAIA Swimming and Diving Championships on Friday, March 3, 2017 in Columbus, Ga. Hayward placed fifth in the event. (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

Golden Tigers Swimmers Complete 2017 Season Fourth in the Nation

Mar 06, 2017

COLUMBUS, Georgia — The Golden Tigers swim team finished fourth in the 2017 NAIA Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving National Championships at the Columbus Aquatic Center – the team’s sixth consecutive year finishing near the top of national rankings. Brenau senior Courtney Hayward from Townsville, Australia, provided a boost when she won the 1650-meter freestyle […]

Brenau Students to Host Blood Drive on March 6

Feb 24, 2017

Brenau Servant Leaders, Brenau Scholars, Alpha Lambda Delta, and Phi Kappa Phi are collaborating to host a blood drive on campus on March 6, 2017 from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. The Red Cross will be set up in the Black Box located near Pearce Auditorium on the historic Gainesville campus. All students, faculty, staff, […]

Alpha Gamma Delta Social

Feb 23, 2017

Alpha Gamma Delta is hosting a social at their sorority house on February 23 at 5:00 pm. The event is Mardi Gras themed, and guests are encouraged to dress up for the theme. All students are welcome to celebrate with the sisters of Alpha Gam!

AKA’s “Shades of Africa” Postponed

Feb 21, 2017

Alpha Kappa Alpha’s annual event “Shades of Africa” scheduled for February 21 has been postponed. Please be on the look out for announcements about the rescheduled date.    

Virtual Career Fair Sponsored by Women in Technology

Feb 20, 2017

Women in Technology is hosting an online career fair on February 21 to help connect students and alumni with recruiters from industry leading companies such as AT&T and Thoughtworks. Students from all majors and interests are invited to participate to find jobs, internships, and coop opportunities. Register online at If you have any questions, […]

Students Donate to Those in Need

Feb 16, 2017

Through Student Activities Board’s Valentine Grams event last week, Brenau students donated their time to make Valentine goody bags for community members in need of a little extra love. In total, Brenau students put together over 150 bags. These were donated to women at Gateway Domestic Violence Shelter and children at Challenged Child & Friend. […]

Super Bowl Sunday

Feb 03, 2017

Student Activities Board is hosting a Super Bowl celebration in the Student Union Building (above Tea Room) on the Historic Gainesville campus on February 5 at 6:30 PM. Join the celebration and cheer on the Atlanta Falcons while enjoying refreshments. This event is free and open to all students!

Falcons Friday

Feb 01, 2017

Brenau will be celebrating the Atlanta Falcons going to the Super Bowl with “Falcons Friday” on Friday, February 3. Wear your red, black, and spirit wear. If you would like to be a part of the “Good Luck” video Brenau will be sending to the team, meet on the front lawn of the historic Gainesville […]

Voting for May Court Representatives

Jan 24, 2017

Women’s College students can now vote to determine who will represent each class on May Court. Voting will take place on Canvas from Tuesday, January 24 to Thursday, January 26. Students can only vote for representatives from their own class. If you have any further questions, please contact or

Aurum Yearbook Nook

Jan 18, 2017

The Aurum, Brenau’s yearbook, is hosting a “Yearbook Nook” for students to learn more about the publication. Join the Aurum staff in Library Room 115 tonight, January 18, from 6:00- 7:00 pm.   If you have any questions, contact editor Briana Prater at  

Jared Mahone to Perform at Brenau

Jan 12, 2017

Student Activities Board is hosting a concert in Pearce Auditorium tonight, January 12, at 7:00 pm. Featured artist, Jared Mahone, is a national touring musician. You can visit to preview his music. This concert is open to the entire Brenau community, and all are encouraged to attend!  

Student Activities Board Hosting Movie Night

Jan 10, 2017

Student Activities Board is hosting a movie night tonight, January 10, at 7:00 PM in Thurmond McRae. The featured movie will be Frozen and there will be a hot chocolate bar. Come warm up and enjoy a free movie and treats! All students are welcome.   Thurmond McRae is attached to the Trustee Library on the historic […]

The Facing Project Food Drive

Dec 08, 2016

The Facing Project, lead by students in the Editorial & Feature Writing class, successfully launched their book Facing Homelessness in Gainesville & Hall County at their event last night. The event featured a talent show, a silent auction, and a community service fair where they collected donations and raised funds for the partner organizations assisting […]

Farewell Celebration for Valerie Walston

Dec 06, 2016

Valerie Walston, Dean of Students, has accepted a new position as the Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs at the University of Toledo in Ohio. While we are sad to see her go, we want to give students the chance to say farewell before her last day on January 13, 2017. There will be a celebration […]

Finals Week Pet Therapy

Dec 05, 2016

The tradition continues! Animals from the Hall County Animal Shelter will be visiting campus this week to provide some stress relief and fun amidst finals week. The animals will be on the front porch of the Owens Student Center Monday, December 5- Wednesday, December 7 from 11:00 am- 1:00 pm. Feel free to stop by […]

Rotaract to Host Yard Sale

Nov 17, 2016

Brenau’s chapter of Rotaract is hosting a yard sale on Saturday, November 19 from 8:00 am until 2:00 pm. The event will take place in Jacobs on the historic Gainesville campus. The money raised during the event will help fund their spring professional clothing event.