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Q&A with Augusta mayoral candidate Hardie Davis

...A: I think we've averted that. When you look at the fact that we've now created the state's fourth major research institution ... Our former senator, now U.S. Attorney Ed Tarver, led the charge to make sure that we stood strong against...
House passes Deal's HOPE, pre-K cuts

...Deal wanted to bring the standards more closely in line with the honors program requirements in Georgia's major research institutions."We want to do everything we can to keep Georgia's best and brightest in school with the full benefit...
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Husbands never learn, but wives will keep on trying

...sends me again next week. l HEAVY DUTY: Billy Cooper, of North Augusta, shares this latest discovery. A major research institution (MRI) recently has announced the discovery of the heaviest chemical element yet known to science - governmentium...
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UGA reaction mixed over Adams presidency

...years. "He's never been associated with a major research institution, and his major publishing has been in the Louisville...heard is whether this guy can come in and run a major research institution that wants to become even better." Dick Hudson...
Assembly criticizes colleges

...last fall - 22,971 - were nonresidents. However, the percentage is much higher at two of the state's major research institutions, the University of Georgia and Georgia Tech. At UGA, about 18 percent of students are nonresidents, and...
Panel will pursue rail transit system

...along Georgia Highway 316 because of the corridor's location between Athens and Atlanta and proximity to major research institutions such as the University of Georgia, Emory University and Georgia Tech. He predicts the corridor has all the...
Research group reaps dividends

...clear-cut process, Mr. Cassidy said. One way is by measuring the patent and royalty income received by the major research institutions, which is on "a steep growth curve," he said. Royalty income at University of Georgia, negligible a year...
New center sails in on the first wave of sea science

...products and services, primarily from microscopic forms of sea life. Mr. Heuisler said the center is the first major research institution to focus on marine biotechnology. ``Science is intimidating,'' said Mr. Heuisler. ``And marine biotechnology...
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