Augusta's James Hull named to Board of Regents

...universities compared to the shortcomings of those without, has only solidified why the state needs a strong educational foundation."I am just so honored," Hull said. "Education is so linked to prosperity and really that is just the whole...

Georgia must maintain its role as a national leader in pre-K

...teachers, the faith community and local officials share this interest in helping our children build a solid educational foundation. During my visit I had the privilege of meeting with state Rep. Wayne Howard, state Sen. Hardie Davis and...

University of South Carolina president Harris Pastides to receive 21 percent pay raise

...Pastides now receives $600,000 a year. That includes $265,000 from state funds, $270,000 from the USC Educational Foundation and deferred compensation.The school's board of trustees is asking the foundation for another $125,000...

New leader wants symphony to be bigger part of Augusta's arts scene

...to make sure that the orchestra is tied deeply within the fabric of the community, partnering with artists, educational foundations, schools and other organizations."The more we can build relationships and strong bridges, the more we...

Across Georgia

...low.PTA chief sentenced over embezzled fundsATLANTA - The former president of an elementary school PTA and educational foundation has been sentenced to prison for stealing at least $80,000 from the groups.Fulton County district attorney's...

James Brown turkey tradition lives on in Augusta

...previously agreed to by Brown's widow and children designates just one charitable organization as beneficiary -- an educational foundation -- not the annual holiday giveaways.On Monday morning, thousands formed four lines at Dyess Park.After...

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Grants go to 34 groups

...into the existing standards-based environmental education programs for students - University of South Carolina Educational Foundation, $15,000: To produce a quality video documentary that will contribute in-depth qualitative data about...

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Across the area

...1,000 for the metalworking program, Principal Walter Reeves said in an e-mail. Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation awarded a $3,650 Toolbox for Education grant to refurbish the school's wood shop. Regents set to approve...

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Myriad exhibits fill up Georgia's rural art galleries

...Ms. DiCello recently left Georgia to be program coordinator at the Morgan Conservatory Art of Papermaking and Educational Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. Margo Ecke works with organizing, archiving and exploring items in her personal collections...

Wounded TV journalists win

...Day: Intelligent Design on Trial, NOVA/WGBH Educational Foundation, Vulcan Productions Inc., The Big Table Film...with Priddy Brothers. - Design Squad, WGBH Educational Foundation. - Craft in America: Memory, Landscape and...