Tag Archives: Sam Olens

Political Notes — Olens will step down as KSU president

Sam Olens, often criticized during his tenure as president of Kennesaw State University, says he will resign . . .

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USG report slams Olens for handling of anthem protests at Kennesaw State

An investigative report by the University System criticizes Sam Olens for the way national anthem protests were handled at Kennesaw State University . . .

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The practice of kneeling for the national anthem is spreading at state colleges

Cheerleaders and athletes at the College of Coastal Georgia kneeled in protest during the national anthem at a recent basketball game . . .

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Political Notes — Judge rejects lawsuit against Olens’ appointment

The last remaining legal challenge to the appointment of Sam Olens as Kennesaw State University president has been thrown out of court . . .

Tags: Georgia Department of Labor , KSU , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens

Supreme Court rules against internet payday lenders

The state attorney general’s office can proceed with a lawsuit against out-of-state internet payday lenders, the Georgia Supreme Court rules . . .

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Political Notes — Kemp says more than 700,000 have already voted

Early voting in Georgia passes the 700,000 mark, with nearly two weeks to go . . .

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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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Olens definitely will get KSU presidency

Sam Olens will definitely be appointed the new president of Kennesaw State University, officials confirmed . . .

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