10 hrs ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Filmmaker Robbie Land wins $20,000 2014 Artadia Atlanta Award
Robbie Land has been selected for 2014 Artadia Atlanta Award prize of $20,000, the New York-based foundation Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue announced Thursday.
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14 hrs ago
Regents seeking bids to privatize student housing
The University System of Georgia is moving ahead with a student housing privatization initiative the General Assembly approved last month.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Increasing Semiconductors' Optical Range
Right now there is considerably more photons passing through us than we can see, because the receptors in our eyes only respond to a small portion of the electromagnetic spectrum.
New Measles Drug Could Close Immunity Gap In Regions Lacking MMR Vaccine Programs
New research shows that a novel antiviral drug may effectively suppress illness and infectivity in people exposed to measles, providing a possible new prevention strategy against one of the world's leading causes of pediatric death.
New oral drug can stop measles infection before symptoms begin
Although the MMR vaccine has significantly reduced measles cases around the world, many people still remain unvaccinated - leading to an increase of sporadic outbreaks of this highly infectious virus in densely populated areas.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Consultants: UNC data interpretation flawed, but low scores still a concern
Overall, the trio of academics hired by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill backed up assertions that Mary Willingham's data about student-athletes didn't support claims of widespread illiteracy.
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Georgia officials approve tuition increases
Update from the University System of Georgia The 2014-15 academic year will mark the third year in row tuition to attend the majority of the University System of Georgia's colleges and universities will rise just 2.5 percent.
Capitol Confusion: When Does Georgia's Gun Expansion Begin?
Some call it the "guns everywhere" bill, but it does not quite cover everything.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
A few questions with Craig Drennen
On April 26, Saltworks Gallery will open a group exhibition in the Westside's White Provisions Building .
New 'tunable' semiconductors will allow better detectors, solar cells
Researchers have discovered a way to use existing semiconductors to detect a far wider range of light than is now possible, well into the infrared range.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Carjay Lyles' cast of characters makes Missouri track compelling
She went on. Lyles said Obi told him that she had a rash on her neck but could feel it in her feet.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
UNC says review of Willingham's research doesn't support her claims on athletes
Chapel Hill officials said Friday that a trio of outside experts hired by UNC-Chapel Hill to review whistleblower Mary Willingham's findings of subpar reading skills for more than 120 athletes backed the administration's position that her research did not "support public claims about widespread low literacy levels" among first-year athletes who had ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
First Slice 4/10/14: GSU president speculates on the Ted's future
The president of Georgia State University sees a lot of potential in Turner Field and the surrounding area .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Georgia State University president eyes Turner Field
Georgia State University's president says while it's a little early to make plans or offers for the soon-to-be-vacated Turner Field, he sees a lot of potential there for his school.
Schenbeck finalist for Ga. Teacher of the Year
Georgia School Superintendent Dr. John Barge announced the 10 finalists for Georgia's 2014 Teacher of the Year Monday, with Coweta County teacher Dr. Lyn Schenbeck among them.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
GSU to host Turkish author for Islamism discussion
Officials say Mustafa Akyol will deliver a lecture titled "The Future of Islamism: Lessons on Tunisia, Egypt and Turkey" on April 17. GSU officials say Akyol is based in Istanbul and specializes in issues related to Islam, Turkey, modernity and more.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Job Openings in Dunwoody, DeKalb County
Here's a sampling of recent job postings in Dunwoody and DeKalb County: Student Financial Aid Assistant I at Georgia Perimeter College Co-Op - InFlight Services at Delta Air Lines High School Teacher at Georgia State University COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE at Delta Air Lines Financial Analyst - Staff level at Lockheed Martin Research ... (more)
Job Openings in Decatur, DeKalb County
Here's a roundup of recent job postings in Decatur and DeKalb County: Office Administrator Atlanta at Terex Forensic Service Technician at State of Georgia Human Resources Specialist at Department of Veterans Affairs Facility Security Officer - Hourly at Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Bakery Outlet Clerk P/T ... (more)
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Related Experience: Upton joined Armstrong as the interim assistant vice president for student affairs in 2012.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
ONA names winners of j-school Challenge Fund grants
Gun control, public housing conditions, rising sea levels and air quality are among the topics that 12 university journalism schools plan to tackle with micro-grants provided by the Challenge Fund .