Richmond, Columbia County schools eligible for 'Connections for Classrooms' funds

...It's about making sure they have the skills they need to succeed in our current world."Rob Jankus, the information technology director for Richmond County schools, said the district is eligible to receive $668,526 in funding this round...

Deke Copenhaver | The Augusta Chronicle

...articles about Deke Copenhaver Mayor Deke Copenhaver has been invited to speak about the positive impact of an information technology outsourcing firm on Augusta's economy next week at a global outsourcing conference in Phoenix. On Monday...

Milestones tests launch smoothly in Richmond, Columbia counties

...schools had no issues at all."Williams credited the smooth launch to the months of planning by the system's information technology specialists, along with "extensive" professional learning classes designed to prepare principals and teachers...

City again considers demolishing historic synagogue building

...Augusta's Historic Preservation Commission resulted in modifications of the city's design for a new adjacent Information Technology building and the decision not to demolish the court building.Tearing down a print shop building and newer annex...

Top cyber words for 2015

...Here's hoping they are both applied in the best possible ways. Our critical infrastructure depends on it. (The writer is vice president of global security solutions for the global information technology company Unisys.)

Unisys recruitment event April 15

...recruitment will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Augusta Career Center, 601 Greene St.Unisys, a global information technology firm, is staffing its service desk and expects to hire 250 employees in the first year of operation.The positions...

Schools urged to get back to basics in technical education

...across the nation, according to the Bureau of Labor Sta tistics, followed by sales, commercial drivers and information technology positions.In Georgia, 60 percent of available jobs fall in this "middle-skill level" category, with only...

Augusta deputy administrator picks named

...organizational structure and tell me where they fit best," she said.The move leaves longtime deputy administrator and information technology director Tameka Allen in her original job of IT director, and interim deputy administrator Steve Cassell in...

Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

...right places," he said.Walgreens also said it will reorganize its corporate operations and streamline its information technology and other functions. It expects these moves to add $500 million to its cost reduction goal.Executive Vice...

First Unisys job event held in Augusta, hiring to start this week

...Monday, hoping for an introduction with global information technology firm Unisys.The Georgia Department of Labor...hiring the first wave of employees for a new information technology support center in Augusta. Unisys plans to hire...