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Ryan Seacrest to get UGA degree

ATLANTA ? University of Georgia President Jere Morehead is asking the Board of Regents for permission to give an honorary degree to Ryan Seacrest, but the school refuses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-10-15/ryan-seacrest-get-uga-deg
Costs loom for education reform

...subcommittees, we're recommending things that will cost a little money," said Charles Knapp, the former University of Georgia president who chairs both the full commission and the funding subcommittee.The funding panel has proposals that could add...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-25/costs-loom-education-ref
Ga education funding to improve, officials vows

...provide."We have almost closed the so-called austerity gap at this point," said Knapp, a former University of Georgia president. "We're hopefully ? and I'm not here to make any announcements about this ? but by fiscal '17 we will have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-09-11/ga-education-funding-impr
1-year-old Que serves as Georgia's Uga mascot in opener

...Georgia mascot merits recognition and respect from even the highest-ranking official on campus.University of Georgia president Jere Morehead already has released a statement saying "We look forward to celebrating the reign of Russ who has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-05/1-year-old-que-serves-geo
UGA chaplain program under fire

ATHENS, Ga. -- A group that advocates the separation of church and government has called on University of Georgia President Jere Morehead to abolish the position of UGA football team chaplain, now held by UGA football coach Mark Richt's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-21/uga-chaplain-program-und
A new Uga coming this fall

...handle the heat, see how they handle the noise. ...What we try to do is ease them in gradually."University of Georgia president Jere Morehead was on hand Saturday and wasn't ready to talk about the changeover.Three other bulldogs--one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-12/new-uga-coming-fall
Huge raise for UGA president

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia President Jere Morehead will get a retroactive pay raise of about $170,000 this fiscal year and a second raise of nearly $74,000 beginning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-27/huge-raise-uga-president
GA BCBS president talks breach, physician contracts, ACA

...ongoing dispute over a proposed contract amendment and rate changes that angered physicians last year.But BCBS Georgia President Morgan Kendrick addressed these issues head-on Thursday.Parent company Anthem announced earlier this month it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-19/ga-bcbs-president-talks-brea
Lawmakers question early proposals on Georgia school funding

...a Marietta Re pub li can who heads his chamber's education committee.Charles Knapp, a former University of Georgia president appointed to lead the reform commission, has said he doesn't want the panel to get bogged down as previous groups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-13/lawmakers-question-early-prop
Ex-UGA president headed to Pepperdine

ATHENS, Ga. -- Former University of Georgia president Michael Adams is headed back to California's Pepperdine University to become the elite private school's chancellor. Adams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-12/ex-uga-president-headed-pepp