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Speaker urges GRU grads to follow passions

It wasn't what she envisioned doing, but by following her passions Jane Chen and her company are on the road to saving a million premature babies around the world, a path she would recommend to ...
By Tom Corwin | Friday, May 8, 2015

GRU educator's Nepal trip now includes aid mission

Jessica Schwind's mission to teach basic epidemiology in Nepal and help build up public health capacity just got more urgent. after the recent earthquake in that country.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Raises vary widely for GRU administrators

While there has been an overall 6 percent increase in administrative pay at Georgia Regents University since it was created by consolidation, raises and promotions have caused vastly different ...
By Tom Corwin and Sandy Hodson | Saturday, May 2, 2015

New MCG, University ties possible, dean says

Medical College of Georgia Dean Peter Buckley revisited the school's strategic plan and checked in on satellite campuses across the state.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, May 1, 2015

Paine College drops 35 students for nonpayment

Paine College is dropping 35 students as a result of nonpayment of tuition, a “tough decision” being made to reduce the college’s debt and help remove Paine from a probation sanction with its ...
By Tracey McManus | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

GRU to hold groundbreaking ceremony for dorm

University officials, students, and developers will host a groundbreaking for a new 724-bed dormitory complex Friday, the opening move in GRU's decade long plan to integrate the university's ...
By Sean Gruber | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Chinese physicians exchange ideas at GRU

A handful of physicians from Jiangsu Province Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine are spending three months at GRU as part of an exchange between institutions that is being facilitated by ...
By Tom Corwin | Monday, April 27, 2015

Growth factors, immune response key for stem cells

The real power of these cells comes from their ability to regulate the immune response and spark the body's own regenerative machinery, leading researchers said. 
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, April 25, 2015

MCG Foundation gives $1 million

The foundation is donating $1 million to the J. Harold Harrison MD Edu­cation Commons building, which will be used to help retire some of the debt the building still carries.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, April 24, 2015

GRU students rally to support grieving Georgia Southern

About 300 other students from GRU's College of Nursing gathered Friday to pay their respects to five Georgia Southern students who were killed in a crash.
By Travis Highfield | Friday, April 24, 2015

Paine trustees extend interim president's contract

The Paine College board of trustees voted to extend interim President Samuel Sullivan's contract until June 2016 at its spring meeting last week, and voted to establish a search committee for a ...
By Tracey McManus | Friday, April 24, 2015

Spending of reserves questioned at GRU

While it helped solve problems working together years ago, Georgia Regents University and its health systems and faculty practices should re-evaluate whether that integrated governance is still ...
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, April 23, 2015

Azziz to next GRU President: 'Take the time' to know community

Ricardo Azziz, who resigned earlier this year and will step down as president July 1 to begin a year-long "education leave with pay," also had some advice for his successor in an interview afterward.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Former doctor's book awaits word on movie deal

The book "On Call in Hell: A Doctor's Iraq War Story" by retired Navy Commander Richard Jadick has been optioned to be made into a movie.
By Tom Corwin | Monday, April 20, 2015

Tuition increases tough on students

Along with the higher costs of providing services and a push to create new academic programs, higher tuition at Georgia's state colleges and universities is a result of years of the state ...
By Tracey McManus | Saturday, April 18, 2015

Paine faculty seek to make Sullivan permanent president

Paine College faculty passed a resolution on Wednesday urging the Board of Trustees to make Interim President Samuel Sullivan the college's permanent leader.
By Tracey McManus | Thursday, April 16, 2015

President vacancy at GRU draws interest

The search for a new president for Georgia Regents University has drawn interest from numerous applicants, University System of Georgia officials said.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Beet juice might make breathing easier

As Carole Davies sits ready to pedal on an exercise bike while hooked up to machines that will measure her breathing, bottles of juice sit on a nearby table. Beet juice might help patients like ...
By Tom Corwin | Monday, April 13, 2015

Right environment leads to living well

What happens early on to children can affect how well-adjusted and successful they are later on in life, which is why Georgia is striving for better quality in child care centers.
By Tom Corwin | Monday, April 6, 2015

Some Paine accreditation violations resolved

A review team with Paine College's accreditation body found the school has resolved six of its 10 accreditation violations during a three-day site visit that concluded Wednesday, according to a ...
By Tracey McManus | Thursday, April 2, 2015
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