John F. Pilger

Among the younger trees on the Agnes Scott College campus are some that have been planted as memorials and others that honor long-serving members of the staff and faculty. Look for the plaques that mark these trees as you tour the arboretum.



John F. Pilger is William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Biology and co-director of Environmental and Sustainability Studies. His tree is is a Harvest Moon southern sugar maple (Acer saccharum x barbatum ‘Sandersville’).