GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...needs lots of work."GRU is forming the network to reach out to minorities with Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, University Cancer and Blood Center in Athens, and Georgia Southern University in Statesboro.Nationally, blacks make up...

Targeting treatment

...Oncology Research Program Minority/Underserved Community Site, will include Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta; University Cancer and Blood Center in Athens; and Georgia Southern University in Statesboro."It will help us in reaching...

'Mass band' brings Augusta-area students together

...beyond travel fees for competitions.The mass band will get its first challenge Saturday when it travels to Clark Atlanta University to perform during the university's Band Brawl fundraiser.

School workers offer lawmaker complaints

...depression and suicidal thoughts. Sometimes we're the person they come to." Willie Blackmon, a cafeteria worker at Atlanta University, said he and his colleagues work hard and should be entitled to the benefits. "Now they're going to take our...

Hundreds sign petition against Georgia college merger

...MARIETTA, Ga. - More than 1,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org against a plan to merge two metro Atlanta universities.The University System of Georgia announced late last week that the Board of Regents plans to merge Southern Polytechnic...

Paine management

...students who withdrew.Now, two newly appointed leaders aim to turn the school around.Edward Patrick, Clark Atlanta University's former controller, is Paine's new vice president of administrative and fiscal affairs. Samuel Sullivan is...

Actors got their start with Augusta Mini Theatre

...analyst Suze Orman and Phil McGraw, the the host of Dr. Phil.After leaving Augusta, Round tree studied at Clark-Atlanta University and was part of Paine College's Upward Bound program for high school students.After a theatrical track record...

Atlanta, church reach deal on property for Falcons stadium

...church, established in 1862, first met in a donated boxcar that doubled as a space for worship and a classroom for Atlanta University. After it moved to Atlanta, Morehouse College set up classes at the church. Spelman College started in its basement...

Paine College makes key leadership appointments Thursday

...said are key to meeting the college's core values and mission.Edward Patrick, the former controller for Clark Atlanta University, was named vice president of administrative and fiscal affairs. Samuel Sullivan, who was named interim provost...

Georgia Tech student speech tops Internet

...sophomore Nicholas Selby says he was surprised by the reaction to his convocation speech welcoming freshmen to the Atlanta university. The video quickly went viral on the Internet. It had more than 1.8 million views on YouTube by Friday morning...