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Welcome Back Galloway Alumni

Alumni are important to the Galloway community. There is always a place for you here. We hope you to continue to make lifelong connections among our alumni family. Remember that you are always welcome to visit.  In fact, we encourage it! Interested in attending a performance? Want to root a team on to victory? Find out what is going on and when by viewing the Galloway calendar of events.

Alumni News

  • New alumni event--the Galloway Gourmet cooking challenge


    The Galloway Alumni Association has been cooking up a fun new event for this spring, and it's time to give it a taste. Read more.

  • Galloway alumni were back together again over the holidays!


    Galloway alumni came "home" for the holidays and reconnected with the school and one another at winter events organized by the Alumni Association. Read more.

  • ALUMinaries awards presented for 2014


    The 2014 ALUMinaries awards were presented on Oct. 10 to Paul Hertz '72 and Lindsay Stradley '99. Read more.

  • ALUMinaries nominations open through July 2014


    Nominate Galloway alumni who are making waves for the ALUMinaries awards.

  • Taking Galloway on the road to DC & NYC!


    We are taking a road trip this spring! Do you leave in the DC or NYC area? If so, come join us! Suzanna Jemsby, Head of School, Gordon Mathis, Upper Learning Principal and Student Life Director, Felicia McCrary will be in these cities excited to reconnect and catch up with you! Food and drinks will be provided. Read more

  • Outstanding alumni honored with inaugural ALUMinaries awards


    The Galloway School honored two of its outstanding alumni, David Flink ‘98 and Angelyn Chandler ’84, with inaugural ALUMinaries awards. ALUMinaries awards were created to recognize and honor Galloway graduates who illuminate the principles manifested in Galloway mission, and who live successfully as enlightedned citizens in a chaning world. Read more

  • Nominate an Outstanding Galloway Alumnus


    Please join us in nominating a Galloway alum for the ALUMinaries recognition program. ALUMinaries are Galloway graduates that have made an impact in business, research, arts, leadership, community, educational, and/or philanthropic endeavors.

    Nominations for the second annual award will open in May 2014.

  • Welcome Class of 2013


    Putting a flower in the vase, receiving their diploma from the head of school, enjoying remarks and performances by their classmates... The Class of 2013 became the next class to continue the unique and meaningful traditions that make a Galloway commencement so special.

    This year's class selected Mrs. Lexi Hunter Fields '98 and Ms. Felicia McCrary to call the names of the graduates as they proceeded into the gym. Addresses to the class were given by head of school Suzanna Jemsby and Dr. Allen Barksdale, followed by farewell remarks from Mr. Gordon Mathis.

    The Class of 2013 will continue their education next fall at 45 different colleges and universities in 18 states, the District of Columbia, and Scotland. Click here to see if our newest alumni will be attending your current school or alma mater!

  • Dr. Tiffany Simpkins Russell

    Class of 1999 Alumna Honored at Harvest Awards


    The fourth-annual Black History Harvest Awards on March 21 recognized one member of the Atlanta community and five members of our Galloway community. Each of those recognized have worked to sustain and inspire the human spirit.

    Dr. Tiffany Simpkins Russell, an educational consultant, received the Atlanta Community Award for her passion to educate and empower others. She has led many teacher courses and parent workshops about inclusivity and diversity.

    Faculty members Elizabeth Chapman and Marcia Kochel and Galloway parent Jennifer Henn received Leadership Community Awards in recognition of their work bringing the realities of human trafficking to the forefront of our community consciousness.

    Eighth-grader Kiry Bates received the Student Community Award in honor of her work in furthering the mission of the Somaly Mam foundation, and encouraging her peers to actively confront the realities of human trafficking.

    Finally, Dr. Tshepo Masango Chery '99, a postdoctoral fellow at the John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, was honored with an Honorary Leadership Award.

    The immeasurable contributions of these individuals collectively impact a wide range of communities and effect change both locally and globally. It was a wonderful evening. Thank you to all who were able to attend!

  • Galloway alumna to hold local book release, signing


    Galloway alumna Claire Bidwell Smith '96 will hold the paperback release of her book, "The Rules of Inheritance," at the Georgia Center for the Book in Decatur on Jan. 8, 2013, at 7:15 p.m.

Alumni Calendar

Jul 23 Thu

Washington D.C. Alumni Event (details TBD)

Aug 16 Sun

Alumni Giving Week

Thru: 8/23/2015
Aug 22 Sat

1995 Reunion at Galloway

6:00 PM