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The Way We Were: The Arsenal Oak

...bench around the trunk of the famed Arsenal Oak on the Augusta College campus.The tree was a legend, a symbol and an example...of the school and became the recognizable logo for Augusta College and later Augusta State University.In the end, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-27/way-we-were-arsenal-oak
College's new name better

...University System of Georgia Board of Regents voted to name the newly combined university after themselves.Now, as an Augusta College alumnus, I was so pleased to learn that the board voted unanimously to change the name from Georgia Regents University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-23/colleges-new-name-better
Ramblin' Rhodes: Arts council festival began in 1971, still going strong

...Christenberry, the president of Augusta College (now Augusta University...on the campuses of Paine and Augusta colleges, the Gertrude Herbert Memorial...Oct. 9-11 on the grounds of Augusta College.The name had been submitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-17/ramblin-rhodes-arts-c
Our pride now has a name

...stature ? as former president of the surging Georgia Southern University in Statesboro and as a graduate of both Augusta College and MCG ? could not have hurt.Moreover, in his short time back home, Dr. Keel has proved himself to be the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-15/our-pride-now-has-nam
Ramblin' Rhodes: Doc Severinsen is bringing 'Big Band' for Evans show

...21 at 73.Drake, professor of music emeritus at GRU Summerville, served as chairman of the music department of Augusta College/Augusta State University from 1982 to 1996. The clarinet player resurrected the Augusta Concert Band in 1992 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-01/ramblin-rhodes-doc-se
Alan Drake taught, brought music to Augusta

...Mississippi and Ohio schools before settling down in Augusta in the 1980s. From 1982 to 1996, Drake worked at Augusta College and Augusta State University, where he served as chairman of the music department.But he was also working outside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/drake-taught-brought-music-a
Commission deadlocked on compliance director hire

...second nominee, Carmen Alexander, has local ties. She finished a master's degree in business administration at Augusta College in 1989 before earning her law degree from DePaul University in 2000.Alexander also listed two relatives as working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-10-20/commission-deadlocked-co
You Remembered: Arsenal Oak

...the old Arsenal Oak, the old tree that served as an Augusta College meeting place as well as its logo, before disease...this picture of myself and friends at the oak tree at Augusta College in the spring of 1967. This past year we have all tried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-04/you-remembered-arsenal-oak
Issues that drew me into state House election already are being addressed

...forced upon us three years ago.I promised a bill to change the name if the regents didn't act first. As a former Augusta College student, I felt that strongly about it. At any rate, the case is now closed.I'd heard clearly from the people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-09-26/issues-drew-me-s
Writing talents took root here, continue to grow

...retirement age (which is 250 for White oak trees) and Augusta College was about to offer its first creative writing class...therefore you will write clearly," she taught.Augusta College was called "Harvard on the Hill" back then ? with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-09-24/writing-talents-took-root-here-cont