Smoking already is banned inside facilities that are owned or leased by the state of Georgia. Dr. Hopkins' proposal would extend the ban to outdoor areas.
Community leaders would like to know the source of Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz's data that Augusta's population has decreased by 10 percent.
Community leaders, political leaders and educational leaders must develop GRU as a vital entity
The name GRU is a violation of U.S. philosophy on many levels. This is no country for rulers.
ATLANTA - Two renovation projects at Georgia Regents University got the go-ahead Tuesday from the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents which also approved the drafting of a new master plan for the merged school.
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia filed a petition on Dec. 4 seeking the cancellation of a Virginia college's trademarked name.
What part of that concept do some people not understand?
Perhaps Mr. Azziz should offer to repay our citizens the $45,000 he stole from us for a survey, the results of which he not only ignored but also failed to share with the Board of Regents.
Is having "Augusta" as part of the brand name an excellent compromise considering an all or nothing approach likely would have ended with no funding or name change at all? Absolutely.
ATLANTA - The merger of Augusta State University with Georgia Health Sciences University, along with the consolidation of six other public colleges, won unanimous approval Tuesday from the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents.