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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...antics and action, but my husband, Ernie, had a back operation, and I was in too much of a ... Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz described his resignation as "a positive moment." Translation: I'm happy to get out of here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink
Overtime

...back the sports but found "near unanimity" among campus groups that their elimination had a negative effect.University President Ray Watts said last week that he would announce UAB's decision on June 1. The CSS report said both options were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-18/overtime
Azziz talks family, legacy in last address

The thing that got to Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz as he gave his last State of the Enterprise address Wednesday was talking about his kids and what they had been through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-22/azziz-talks-family-legacy-la
Georgia promotes Joni Crenshaw to head coach of women's basketball team

...coach for the past three.Crenshaw said in a statement she was "extremely honored" to be selected and thanked university president Jere Morehead, McGarity and deputy athletic director Carla Williams.Crenshaw takes over a program with 20 NCAA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-12/georgia-promotes-joni-cre
Former Bob Jones University president apologizes for once calling for stoning of gays

COLUMBIA - The former president and current chancellor of fundamentalist Christian Bob Jones University apologized for saying in 1980 that gay people should be stoned, calling his comments reckless and inflammatory.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-23/former-bob-jones-university-p
Overtime

...have been prepared to announce the shutdown of three sports, including football, more than two months before university President Ray Watts ultimately made the decision public.The documents released by state Rep. Jack Williams on Monday include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-23/overtime
Rants & Raves

...this day and age there is such brazenly promoted racism like that fraternity in Oklahoma. I'm so glad that the university president acted swiftly in shutting them down and that the national group and others of that fraternity condemned that group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-21/rants-raves
Oklahoma football players refuse to let fraternity's video divide them

...song that used a derogatory term for black people and referenced lynching.Two students have been expelled and university President David Boren ordered the chapter house to be shut down.After the initial outrage among the players, seven of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-12/oklahoma-football-players
South Carolina House approves firing SC State's trustees amid fiscal crisis

...other employees this fiscal year, leaving them with just over 700 part-time and full-time workers, acting University President W. Franklin Evans said Tuesday.The school has a potential looming accreditation crisis. The Southern Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-10/south-carolina-house-approves
GRU presidential search committee talks qualities

...likely do so closer to the time Azziz is set to leave.Laurie Wilder, president of Parker, said with the average university president's tenure now less than five years, the competition is fierce."The churn is constant and everybody is looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-26/gru-presidential-search-comm