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  1. What to do when college admissions don't go as plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | USA Today

    When Alyson Merlin, who grew up outside of Atlanta, was applying to college, she had a clear picture of what she wanted from her four years - and it mainly involved leaving the South. Of the nine schools she applied to, the University of Georgia was the only one south of the Mason-Dixon line and at the bottom of her list.

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  2. Clarence Thomas blames court, DOJ in redistricting case, not AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Alabama Live

    U.S. Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas at the University of Georgia commencement May 10, 2008 in Athens, Ga. In a blistering dissent to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on Alabama's legislative districts, Justice Clarence Thomas said Congress, courts and the Department of Justice have put states in a bind with policies that are in conflict with "our color-blind Constitution."

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  3. University of Georgia student attacked, robbed at gunpointRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | KSL-TV

    Police say they're investigating the gunpoint robbery of a University of Georgia student who was attacked as she walked home from downtown Athens. The Athens Banner-Herald reports that the 21-year-old woman was struck in the head by two suspects around 10 p.m. Tuesday near the corner of East Broad and Arch streets.

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  4. Education Reform Commission an opportunity to improve public educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... conclusion. At this point, I am cautiously optimistic. The chair of the commission is former University of Georgia Pres. Charles B. Knapp. There could not be a better choice. Chuck Knapp will do the right thing and do it in the right way. We have a ...

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  5. New UGA law school program focuses on environmental lawRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | KSL-TV

    Students at the University of Georgia's law school are getting a new opportunity to learn about environmental law in coastal communities. The university says Georgia Sea Grant is partnering with UGA's Carl Vinson Institute of Government to create the new Georgia Sea Grant Legal Program.

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  6. Michael R. Barron honored by First Data in MariettaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Thomaston Times

    ... diversity has a wide variety of definitions," he said. "As a young African-American male attending the University of Georgia where students come from different walks of life, we have to accept each other and work together." Barron graduated from ...

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  7. College spotlight: Spring Grove grad earns four All-American honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The York Daily Record

    Hali Flickinger earned four All-American honors at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships at the Greensboro Aquatic Center earlier this month. Junior Hali Flickinger swam away with four All-American certificates after helping her University of Georgia women's swim team finish second in last weekend's NCAA Division I Championships in Greensboro, NC.

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  8. Leadership Council presents new award during 25-year celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... He earned bachelor's degrees in economics and psychology and a Master of Education degree from the University of Georgia, and a Master of Business Administration degree from LaGrange College. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare ...

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  9. Georgia men's swim team heads to NCAAs with confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The University of Georgia men's swim team hopes to improve on last season's fifth-place finish in this year's NCAA Championships, beginning Thursday in Iowa City, Iowa, "Coming off a good finish from the SECs, one of the highest finishes we've had, we're just looking to improve from last year and hopefully at least break into the top three and kind of shock some people from around the country that are kind of underplaying our talents that we had," senior Jared Markham said. Georgia placed second behind rival Florida in the Southeastern Conference Championships in February, but Markham believes the two teams will be on more of a level playing field at the NCAAs.

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  10. Georgia Bulldogs Targeting Son Of Former Georgia Tech Football StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Dawn of the Dawg

    ... Journal Constitution reports. The younger Clay has shown a great deal of interest in attending the University of Georgia, and 247Sports.com Crystal Ball Predictions has the defensive standout listed at an 82% possibility of picking Georgia. So, how ...

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  11. 'Creative place-making' is goal of Athens arts grantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... known as "cob" ovens, according to Chris McDowell, who teaches design-build laboratories at the University of Georgia's College of Environment and Design, and who will lead a group of students and Pinewood Estates residents in construction of the ...

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  12. African American male mentors needed in schools, panelists sayRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Robbie Hooker, Georgia "Principal of the Year" in 2013. The school system's partnership with the University of Georgia College of Education is making a difference, said another panelist, Alps Road Elementary teacher Denese Williams. "Things are much ...

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  13. Out With | Mark Shanahan Trevor Solomon finds his CallingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Boston.com

    ... music business because there is nothing that interests him as much. Consider this: He enrolled at the University of Georgia because his favorite band was from Athens. But school didn't stick. Solomon dropped out and moved with friends to Portland, ...

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  14. Column: A love story for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... she gave up to help Gene raise a family of two boys and a girl, all of whom became graduates of the University of Georgia. Gene had arrived in Hendon, a sailor boy in 1952, during one of the heaviest fogs in London's foggy history. London was only ...

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  15. V Things: March 26-April 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... For more information on the Spring Bird Ramble, visit www.botgarden.uga.edu. LEAD Athens and the University of Georgia College of Education will host Automatic for Autism: Resource Fair and Film at Cine in downtown Athens on Wednesday at 4 p.m. This ...

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  16. UGA student robbed at gunpoint, possibly related to rash of robberiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A University of Georgia student fell victim to an assault by two armed robbers Tuesday night as she walked home alone from downtown Athens. The suspects struck the 21-year-old woman in the head as they robbed her at gunpoint near the corner of East Broad and Arch streets at about 10 p.m., according to Athens-Clarke County police.

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  17. Raleigh Brewing Company's head brewer leaves for S.C. breweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Business Journal

    ... the beer recipes and designing our high-quality craft ales," says Nystedt. Smith is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a major in sustainable agriculture and knowledge in yeast management. With Smith taking over the role of head brewer, ...

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  18. 4 Easy Ways to Xeriscape Your YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    ... Xeriscapes require just a fraction of the water you'd generally use to keep your landscape lush. A University of Georgia study found that homes with xeriscapes saved approximately 9,450 gallons of water, shaving off nearly $23 in water expenses each ...

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  19. USCA professor introduces German nurses to hands dedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Aiken Standard

    ... with the newspaper since September 2001. He is a native of Walterboro and majored in journalism at the University of Georgia. Aiken Standard is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. Some of the comments may be ...

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  20. O&A, P.C. Adds Michael Borenstein as Associate to Technology and Corporate Practice in Los AngelesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PRWeb

    ... of the Moot Court Board, and a BA in Political Science, cum laude, from the Honors Program at the University of Georgia. In his spare time, Mike enjoys skiing, reading and falling off surf boards. About O&A, P.C. O&A, P.C. was founded by Dan Offner. ...

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