Articles from the Education section archive

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Aiken Tech, SRNS announce nuclear certificate program

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions needs operators, and a new certificate program developed in collaboration with Aiken Technical College just might be the thing that will remedy workforce shortages ...
By Travis Highfield

Library plans in-house search for director

The Augusta-Richmond County Public Library Board of Trustees has voted unanimously to conduct an in-house search for its new library director.
By Doug Stutsman

Augusta University names new public safety director

Augusta University announced a new public safety chief Tuesday who has national credentials and a decade's experience with Chicago-area campuses.
By Travis Highfield

ARC seeks Hall of Fame nominations

The Academy of Richmond County is seeking nominations to its hall of fame for 2016.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Augusta University president brings lesson to youngsters

Speaking to the student body of Immaculate Conception Catholic School, Augusta University President Dr. Brooks Keel laid out his personal three-step guideline to success.
By Doug Stutsman

Azziz applies for North Dakota job

Former Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz applied to be the new president of the University of North Dakota but did not make the cut to be a finalist.
By Tom Corwin

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

Medical district bringing vitality to older commercial zones

The loosely defined area centered around 15th Street and Walton Way will soon be teeming with hundreds of undergraduates when the first phase of new student housing is finished this year at the ...
By Damon Cline

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

Two hurt in Grovetown school bus wreck

Two people were hurt Friday afternoon in a crash involving a Columbia County school bus in Grovetown, authorities said.
By Steve Crawford

SAT canceled for Evans, North Augusta high schools

Administration of the SAT scheduled Saturday at both North Augusta High School and Evans High School has been canceled. 

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Augusta University brings back the 'A'

On Thursday, Augusta University unveiled its newest branding scheme with a series of "Swag Stops" on its Health Sciences and Summerville campuses.
By Travis Highfield

Augusta University brings back the 'A'

On Thursday, Augusta University unveiled its newest branding scheme with a series of "Swag Stops" on its Health Sciences and Summerville campuses.
By Travis Highfield

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016

Legislators question tuition jump

ATLANTA - Lawmakers who will write next year's state budget questioned the University System of Georgia chancellor Tuesday about last year's 9 percent tuition increases.
By Walter C. Jones

Board approves assistant director of environmental health and safety

Chad Jordan was approved Tuesday as the assistant director of environmental health and safety for the Richmond County School System.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Migrant worker son goes to Yale

Arturo Pineda is in his second semester at Yale. His father first came to South Carolina as a migrant worker in the 1980s.
By James Folker

Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016

Deal delays education reform

ATLANTA - With one sentence in his State of the State Address, Gov. Nathan Deal instantly changed the discussion about education in this year's legislative session, and, indeed, altered the ...
By Walter C. Jones

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016

Augusta University to reveal new logo, let students trade in old gear

Augusta University students will soon be able to wear the school's new logo, and three events will let them trade in "legacy branded" items for gear with the university's new emblems.
By Travis Highfield

Richmond County school tribunal actions reported

Nine pupils at Morgan Road Mid­dle School have been assigned to the Alternative Education School at Lamar until the end of the third nine-week grading period for their role in attacking ...

Teaching symposium at Aiken Tech

Nearly 100 area teachers are expected to attend a symposium Friday at Aiken Technical College promoting science, technology, engineering and math instruction.

Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016

Ex-UGA official faces child porn charges

ATHENS, Ga. -- A former University of Georgia official has been indicted on child pornography charges.
By Joe Johnson
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