Looking back

...England to Jamestown, Va., in 1620. He graduated in 1845 from the University of Georgia and in 1847 from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Medicine.If you have similar photos, please e-mail copies to james.folker@augustachronicle...

Student debt traps parents, kids

...because college graduates would command premium incomes, explained Peter Cappelli, a management professor at the University of Pennsylvania and the author of Will College Pay Off? That's not necessarily how it turned out.Many students, like Anderson...

Ralph Roberts, founder of cable giant Comcast, dies at 95

...access and ability to undermine the growing online video industry.A graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Roberts also served in the U.S. Navy. He was a well-known philanthropist in Philadelphia, supporting...

Trump is too tiresome

...knows no bounds! His rhetoric comes with blast-furnace heat and force.This man is a Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania graduate, and a billionaire TV celebrity with great knowledge about turning his real-estate holdings into...

Augusta doctor appointed to Medical Board

...disciplining of physicians. Downey, a pain management specialist, received a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a doctorate in osteopathic medicine from the University of New England. He also attained the rank of major...

Match Day serious fun for med students

...quieter celebration for Carmen Black after learning she will begin training in psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, just the start of what could be a seven- to eight-year residency and fellowship in addiction...

Kickstarter users search for the secret to being chosen 'Staff Pick'

...percent for non-Staff Picks, according to Ethan Mollick, a business professor at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He studied 48,000 projects, but isn't sure if Kickstarter picks projects that would have been successful...

On The Move

BENJAMIN HAYERJob title: Recovery ManagerEmployer: SRP Federal Credit UnionEducation: Bachelor of Business Administration, California University of Pennsylvania

SC State not alone among HBCUs struggling to survive

...Grants, compared to 20 percent of students at the University of South Carolina, said Marybeth Gasman at the University of Pennsylvania, an expert on HBCUs.That's why federal changes since 2009 to Pell Grant and PLUS loan eligibility ? which...

Charles, Nola Falcone kept connections to Augusta

...top investment managers after graduating from Duke University and the MBA program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where she was one of the first three women to enroll.In a 1986 New York Times article, Nola Falcone was...