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Mercer Residence Hall Association Recives Award
The Residence Hall Association is a student-led group designed to make residence hall life as enjoyable as possible for the students.
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Eastern European ambassadors to meet in Atlanta
Georgia State University officials say ambassadors from four eastern European nations are scheduled to discuss their common economic interests during a luncheon hosted by the school's World Affairs Council.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Benson qualifies for State Court Judge
Herbert Benson has qualified as a candidate for the position of State Court Judge for Tift County.
The Macon Telegraph
Son of former Mayor Buck Melton: He was selfless public servant
The former Macon mayor’s health declined rapidly following heart complications in January.
Stockman elected SPIE Fellow
Mark Stockman, physics professor and director for the Center for Nano-Optics at Georgia State University, has been elected a SPIE fellow for his achievements in theoretical nano-optics and nanoplasmonics.
Piedmont College wins grant to train teachers for 'high-need' schools
A grant from the Woodrow Wilson Foundation to Piedmont College and four other Georgia colleges could provide more than 100 new science, technology, engineering and mathematics teachers in Georgia.
China Digital Times
Corruption Crackdown Hangs Over China's Two Sessions
As the annual " Two Sessions " of China's National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference got underway this week, and premier Li Keqiang reiterated his pledge to fight corruption "without mercy," Bloomberg News' Henry Sanderson and Rachel Butt noted a number of absences, including that of Nanjing's "Mayor ... (more)
KSU commissions artist, but then her ... Art ousted
Officials at Kennesaw State University said they are standing by their decision to keep a piece of controversial artwork out of the newly opened Zuckerman Museum of Art, but are working with the artist to explore re-installation.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
UCF helps students get to graduation
Alvaro Velasquez was only three classes shy of finishing his bachelor's degree at UCF when he ran out of money.
Keeping tech safe
There's video of street action both in and around Georgia Tech's campus. Take a look over there and you'll see people walking along Fowler Street.
Sandy Springs Neighbor
March 31 set for Brookhaven City Hall move-in
Staff / Katherine Frye / Brookhaven City Hall will settle at its new permanent location on Peachtree Road with the expectation of opening in the spring.
Mill Creek Student Advances to State Spelling Bee
The winner of the Cherokee County School District spelling bee will advance to the state competition.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mayor Bulldozer's Absence Casts Shadow as Lawmakers Meet
Known as "Mayor Bulldozer" for the massive infrastructure projects he built while running the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, Ji Jianye traveled to Beijing last year to represent his province in the national legislature.
Kaleidoscope wins honors; website named 'Best In South'
The Kaleidoscope, student newspaper at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, was named "Best in the South" for its innovative website, uabkscope.com, during ceremonies at the Southeastern Journalism Conference.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
China's Xi Broadens Graft Crackdown to Boost Influence
President Xi Jinping's campaign against corruption is growing into one of the broadest in China 's modern history, snaring dozens of businessmen and government officials and positioning Xi as the country's most powerful leader in decades.
Columbus State selected as site for STEM teacher fellowships
Columbus State University will be among five Georgia institutions of higher learning to participate in a national initiative to increase the number of outstanding teachers in STEM, the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Monday in Atlanta.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Moore Colson announces new managing partner, promotions of five staff members
Compiled by Damon Poirier Marietta-based accounting firm Moore Colson announced a new managing partner and the promotions of five firm professionals.
Photo Flash: NJPAC and The Johnny Mercer Foundation Introduce 100...
The New Jersey Performing Arts Center and The Johnny Mercer Foundation announced today a partnership on a unique new program, the only of its kind in the country, for 100 Newark and East Orange middle school students.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Book drive : Goodwill's annual BookWorks preschool literacy program continues through March 15. The program is seeking volunteers and donations of new or like-new books for children ages 2 to 5. The purpose of the program is to promote literacy by putting books into the hands of children from low-income families.
Booker new CEO of Advantage Behavioral Health Systems
Oliver J. Booker recently took over as Chief Executive Officer of Advantage Behavioral Health Systems in Athens.