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Despite protests from students and faculty, Olens is named KSU president

Attorney General Sam Olens moves to a new as Kennesaw State University president . . .

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Students crash regents’ meeting, protest Olens appointment

Protesting students demand a nationwide search for a new Kennesaw State president . . .

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Political Notes — Group starts late drive against JQC amendment

Civil rights group urge defeat of the constitutional amendment that would abolish the Judicial Qualifications Commission . . .

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Regents ask for $117 million budget hike

A 5.5 percent increase in state funding for the University System is being proposed by the Board of Regents . . .

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Political Notes – Sheriffs lining up with Ferguson in 3rd District race

Drew Ferguson claims the endorsements of seven sheriffs in his 3rd District runoff with Sen. Mike Crane; is A-G Sam Olens interested in Kennesaw State job? . . .

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Davis makes administrative changes at Kennesaw State

Interim president Houston Davis is already moving in new administrators at Kennesaw State University . . .

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Papp’s retiring as Kennesaw State president

After working for more than 40 years in the University System, Dan Papp will retire as president Kennesaw State University on June 30 . . .

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Political Notes – Deal may be sending a signal on rideshare legislation

Gov. Deal offers a hint of where he might stand on the issue of regulating ridesharing services; Rep. Phil Gingrey donates his congressional papers to Kennesaw State . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , Bob Guhl , Common Cause Georgia , Georgia Chamber , Jack Nix , Juvenile Justice , kennesaw state , Lynne Riley , Nathan Deal , Phil Gingrey , rideshare services , Wyc Orr

Accrediting agency okays Kennesaw State, Southern Poly merger

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools accrediting agency approves the proposed merger of Kennesaw State and Southern Polytechnic . . .

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Rossbacher will leave Southern Poly, takes new job

Lisa Rossbacher will step down as Southern Poly’s president to become the head of Humboldt State University in California . . .

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