Event celebrates black history

...Searles co-edited Buffalo Soldiers in the West and contributed to Black Cowboys of Texas, and became a fixture at Augusta State University with his bellowing laugh and his ever-present cowboy hat until he retired in 2012.In full gear, he explained...

The Artside: Council honors individuals for commitment to arts

...Arts, a prestigious endowed professorship at Augusta State University.Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis declared the...William S. Morris Eminent Scholar in Art at Augusta State University (now Georgia Regents University) ended...

New principals named at North Augusta Elementary, Hammond Hill Elementary

...eighth-grade history teacher at Leavelle McCampbell after earning a bachelor's degree in history in 1999 at Augusta State University.Both principals start in their new positions July 1.

Christopher Osbon

...North Augusta, and moved to Augusta in his teenage years. He graduated from Aquinas High School, studied at Augusta State University, and was an accomplished recording artist, song writer, music teacher, and audio engineer who played in...

Wendy Boling

...amassed a 3.95 GPA on 59 hours at Georgia Military College. At ASU, she continued to be an outstanding Criminal Justice student...Regional Police Academy in 2004. During Wendy's time at ASU, she developed a treasured friendship with Dr. Bill Reese...

Mary-Kathleen Blanchard

...following emergency bypass surgery. Mary-Kathleen taught French Language and Literature from 1971 to 2006 at Augusta State University. She greatly loved her years of teaching and connecting with students and faculty. In 2006, she returned...

Starbucks clears college degree path for workers

...employees who already have two years of college under their belts would be able to finish school at no cost.Online tuition at ASU can vary but is about $10,000 a year. Most Starbucks workers would likely qualify for a Pell grant.Arizona State...

N. Augusta artist Edward Rice gets top SC award

...Carolina Arts Commission.Rice was raised in North Augusta, where he currently maintains his studio. He studied at Augusta State University and has rendered architectural paintings along the border of Georgia and South Carolina for the past 35 years...

GRU says freshmen should avoid big increase

...Provost Gretchen Caughman said.That is part of a promise to "hold harmless students who were enrolled at Augusta State University previously from the incremental increases that Georgia Regents University needed to make in our base tuition...

Enrollment drop plagues Georgia colleges

...affecting other access schools, the higher admissions standards and the financial challenges.The student body dropped at ASU every year since 2009, but Vice Provost Roman Cibirka told The Augusta Chronicle last year that the new students are better...