Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15

...front of a McDonald's in New York City's Times Square, organizers said home health care aides, airport workers, adjunct professors, child care workers and Wal-Mart workers will be among those turning out in April.Terrence Wise, a Burger King worker...

City Ink: Concerns of lack of coverage in lunch with mayor lead to personal responses

...Rhinehart and Chester Brazzell were eager to come back into government work brought to mind what one of the fired parapsychology professors said in the movie Ghostbusters:"I liked the university. They gave us money, they gave us the facilities and we didn't...

On The Move

...EducationEmployer: Georgia Regents UniversityWork expe r ience: He is the associate dean for academic and student affairs and professor of educational leadership at the University of South Carolina. He held teaching and leadership positions at the University...

Biz Bits

...BRAUERAward/honor: Inducted into Morehouse College's Martin Luther King Jr. Collegium of Scholars.Details: He is a professor of economics at Georgia Regents UniversityMARION HESTERAward/honor: Named overall agent of the month, top sales and listing...

Gun fired in latest Athens holdup try

...time later, and not far away on North Jackson Street, a UGA professor was robbed after parking her car. She told police that a...from concealed positions. All three suspects fled with the professor's purse, cellphone and backpack, making a left on North...

Medical experts say sports safety efforts need to start at high school level

...acknowledged legislation is often necessary to fund programs.With legislation comes politics and give and take. Kevin Guskiewicz, professor and co-director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center at the University of North...

Law enforcement agencies continue to close racial gap

...part of that."Having a minority leader doesn't hurt, said Seth Stoughton, a former police officer and an assistant professor of law at the University of South Carolina.Though hiring minorities likely won't ease tensions in the short term, Stoughton...

Regardless of our religious beliefs, surely we all can love one another

...Peace be with you all, even and especially to those who will take me to task.And of course: Happy Palm Sunday, and happy Easter. (The writer is an assistant professor of political science at Georgia Regents University.)

From new logos to New Coke: when corporations make mistakes

...You just don't know what's going to happen when you get out there and do something like this," said Paul Argenti, professor of corporate communications at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. "To be focused on the big issues of the...

Athens bandits busy, hold up professor

...ATHENS, Ga. -- A University of Georgia professor was robbed at gunpoint Monday near downtown...witnessing three black males rob the professor in a parking lot in the 500 block of...Street. She told police she saw the professor waving her hands and then watched three...