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The Artside: Sacred Heart to show paintings by artist-teacher Kuhlke

Exhibits are opening that will feature works by Bea Kuhlke, one of Augusta's best-known artists, and Bill Updegraff, an award-winning watercolorist.
Friendship was forged in heat of 1964 civil rights struggle

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. - Roy DeBerry learned at an early age what could happen to a black boy who violated Mississippi's Jim Crow-era social code.
Feds probe Emory University

ATLANTA -- The U.S. Department of Education says Emory University is being investigated for the way it responds to complaints of sexual violence and harassment.
Savannah River National Lab marks 10th anniversary, focuses on academic partnerships

Savannah River National Laboratory is seeking to boost partnerships with research universities in an effort to lead the world in scientific innovations to protect national security.
Income gap largest since 1920s

The richest 1 percent of Americans are collecting the biggest share of household income since the 1920s, according to a new analysis.
Tons of schools name cities

Somehow these universities managed not only to survive, but thrive.
UGA hopes scholarships boost grad rates

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia intends to launch a drive to raise money for students in financial need.
The Artside: Brian Rust's smaller works in exhibit

A selection of Brian Rust's smaller works are showing at Sacred Heart Cultural Center.
Falling apart?

...activity, and educational failure. ..."Dr. George Akerlof, a Nobel-prize-winning economist at the University of California-Berkeley, is particularly perceptive in this regard. In two different studies, he argues that the sexual revolution...
Panera extends pay-what-you-want idea

Three years after launching the first of five pay-what-you-want cafes, the suburban St. Louis-based chain on Wednesday quietly began its latest charitable venture that takes the concept on a trial run to all 48 cafes in the St. Louis region.