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Black colleges struggling, but still relevant, say supporters

...after fierce public outcry.And out of 10 schools that were handed accreditation sanctions from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in June, four were historically black colleges and universities, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-20/black-colleges-struggling
A new doctor to manage Paine

...status and the specter of an institution-crippling loss of accreditation by its sanctioning body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.Paine's woes did not occur overnight, nor will they be redressed overnight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-19/new-doctor-manage-pai
Rants & Raves

...are facing a lawsuit from an ex-employee who says he was fired out of retaliation for talking to the Southern Association of colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. They don't have much time to clear up matters before they lose their accreditation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-14/rants-raves
Paine president resigns

...sanction possible and the final action taken before accreditation is revoked.The probation came after the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges had placed Paine on the less severe warning sanction in 2012 and again in 2013...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/paine-president-resigns
Make Paine ship-shape

...However Paine chooses to fix itself, it needs to act quickly. Its unfortunate probation status with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges soon could evolve into outright accreditation revocation ? a move that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-04/make-paine-ship-shape
Paine College committee talks about plans to address school's problems

...least three years of financial instability and mismanagement identified in internal audit reports, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in June placed Paine on probation, the most severe sanction possible and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-10/paine-college-committee-t
Former Paine CFO files breach-of-contract suit

...2013, on a three-year contract and was fired March 17, four days after he was interviewed by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. SACSCOC was on campus to review progress that Paine had made toward resolving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-02/former-paine-cfo-files-br
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...along with high credit lines and expenditures.After two years on the less-severe warning sanction, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Com mission on Colleges placed Paine on probation in June, the most severe and final sanction possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

...DeKalb County Board of Education was rocked with allegations of nepotism and corruption in 2012. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools said the school board had "harassed" employees, violated the chain of command and mismanaged finances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-09/superintendent-finalist-c
Superintendent finalist answers questions from board members, public

...working in DeKalb County's school system during the time the system was placed on probation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Pringle detailed what she said was her role in helping the school system regain its footing, developing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-15/superintendent-finalist-a