Tag Archives: Board of Regents

Political Notes — Deal shifts agency heads, appoints new Regents members

Gov. Nathan Deal announces shifts in two education agency positions . . .

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Regents give final approval to college consolidations

The University System will see its number of institutions reduced from 28 to 26 with the consolidations approved Tuesday . . .

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University mergers are approved by accrediting agency

The Board of Regents moves a step closer to combining four colleges into two . . .

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Political Notes — Senate panel considers a new way of handling tax breaks

The study committee chaired by Sen. John Albers will recommend that the legislature take longer to review tax breaks before voting on them . . .

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Appellate Court says Regents can charge higher tuition to immigrants

Georgia Court of Appeals rules against undocumented college students who are charged higher out-of-state tuition rates . . .

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Political Notes – Ayers is out of the governor’s race

GOP political operative Nick Ayers gets a significant White House promotion, an indication he will not run for governor next year . . .

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Sometimes the answer is right in front of you

The Board of Regents is worried about falling college enrollments — then why do they keep blocking the enrollment of immigrant students? . . .

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Pay raises for college presidents are more modest this year

The Board of Regents scaled back their pay raises for the presidents of Georgia’s public colleges and universities . . .

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Regents want to boost college enrollment — but the answer is right there in front of them

What can the Board of Regents do to boost flat enrollment in the University System? Some surprisingly simple things . . .

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Thompson-Sellers named permanent president of South Georgia

Board of Regents names Ingrid Thompson-Sellers as permanent president of South Georgia State College . . .

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