Cadets of Fort Gordon's Youth Challenge Academy graduate

...awarded, Director Jerome Lyles said.Brown earned a $1,000 scholarship, which he said he plans to use at Georgia Perimeter College as he begins working toward a degree in nursing. He also plans to join the National Guard.Standing next to...

Paine College will emerge successfully from restructuring -- no problem

...probation or given a warning: Benedict College, in Columbia, S.C.; Brevard College, Brevard, N.C.; Georgia Perimeter College, Decatur; Shorter University, Rome; and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem...

UGA employees want gender identity protections

...university system explicitly include gender identity in protections: Georgia Tech, Clayton State University and Georgia Perimeter College.The recommendations at the Athens campus come amid other efforts in Georgia and the South ? including a federal...

Officials confirm Georgia tornadoes

...Kennesaw State University, northwest of Atlanta, said it was canceling classes Friday due to power outages. Georgia Perimeter College also canceled Friday classes at its Dunwoody campus, and Oglethorpe University in DeKalb County was closed...

Georgia colleges face audits

...deficiencies." The heightened categories warned that the books might not have shown the whole problem.Indeed, at Georgia Perimeter College, the inquiry revealed a $16 million deficit. In response, the regents replaced the president and the senior...

Georgia tight end has respect of his teammates

...received some college credits through Copper Mountain (Calif.) College and completed five online courses through Georgia Perimeter College while in Afghanistan."That was pretty grueling, working 10, 12-hour days on the road coming back...

Across Georgia

Georgia Perimeter overspent budgetATLANTA - A $25 million shortfall at Georgia Perimeter College was caused by chronic overspending and an inattention to finances by administrators of the suburban Atlanta school, an audit found...

Georgia borrowing dips during Deal's tenure

...200 million it had sought for projects. Among those that failed to make the cut were an academic building at Georgia Perimeter College ($18 million), a marine biology building at Savannah State University ($2.6 million) and a health science...

Across Georgia

...improving teacher education programs.It will also focus on improving educational outcomes for black male students.Recipients in Georgia include 14 technical colleges across the state, along with the two-year Georgia Perimeter College.

College remediation courses don't always help, experts say

...disadvantage," said Jazzmyn McKelvey-Hunter of Georgia Perimeter College. "Maybe we could get a diagnostic test requirement...writing, said Sharon Yarbrough, a sophomore at Georgia Perimeter College."We want to succeed; we really do. Help...