Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce announces new events director

...Huntsville, Ala., joins the chamber after serving four years as the general manager of the Huntsville Symphony. She will start her new position on Sept. 23.Dillman is a graduate of the Unviersity of Alabama and University College in Dublin.

Loss of Georgia in name worries Augusta University dental school

Soon after the name change to Augusta University, College of Dental Medicine Dean Carol Lefebvre said she heard from students concerned that the name Georgia no longer graces the state's only dental school.

On The Move

...Davis, DMD, PCEducation: Bachelor of science in biology, University of Georgia; doctorate, Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine DAVID ROSSJob title: Executive chef, director of hospitalityEmployer: Edgar's Hospitality...

Working long hours might lead to higher risk of having a stroke

...occurring is a major area of research.Dr. Mika Kivimäki, the chairman of social epidemiology and a professor at University College London, and colleagues from Europe combined data from previous studies to analyze 530,000 patients in the U...


...Densmore Vocal Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to operatic voice students in the Georgia State University College of Arts and Sciences School of Music. The following students were named to the dean's list at Georgia Southern...

Jordan Marie Welch - David Gerald Barnes Jr.

...of Evans, Ga., and Madge Welch and the Late Harold Welch Augusta, Ga. She is a graduate of Georgia Regents University College of Nursing. Jordan is currently employed by Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital as a nurse. Mr...

GRU presidential search committee talks qualities

As they went around a circle of tables in a conference room Thursday at Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine, members of the presidential search committee offered what qualities they would like to see in the school's...

Feeling young might bring longer life, new study suggests

...suggests that feeling younger than our age might help us live longer.Dr. Andrew Steptoe, a professor at the University College of London, studied about 6,500 people 52 and older in England.First, he asked how old they felt. About 70...

S.C. GOP reps press California schools to affirm status of student religious groups

...Constitutional guarantees of freedom of religion ... these credos do not preclude recognition by South Carolina universities, colleges or technical colleges," states Duncan's letter, urging higher education leaders to "affirmatively make...

Enrollment drop plagues Georgia colleges

...revised funding formula, the university system chancellor warns.The schools ? which include Georgia Regents University, College of Coastal Georgia, East Georgia State College, Armstrong State University and South Georgia State College...