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Georgia Southern included on prestigious 2018 Green Ribbon Schools list by U.S. Department of...

Save Georgia Southern University has been included on the prestigious 2018 Green Ribbon Schools list by the U.S. Department of Education for its environmental accomplishments. Areas of recognition include sustainability, health, physical education, safety policies, food service and environmental and sustainability curriculum.

Group Gives 2 Georgia Universities Low Grades for Campus Free Speech

One national group has rated two Georgia universities poorly when it comes to free speech. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) announced its...

Georgia’s Board of Regents announces new financial technology academy (fintech)

Fintech - The academy is a statewide initiative to create a talent pipeline for Georgia’s fast-growing financial technology (fintech) business sector.

Georgia Tech President Peterson announces plans to retire as president

Georgia Institute of Technology President G.P. “Bud” Peterson has announced he will retire as president in the summer of 2019, a position he’s served...

Georgia Southern team awarded more than $750,000 for teacher development grant

A team of Georgia Southern University professors led by College of Education’s (COE) Lacey Huffling, Ph.D., has been awarded a $763,897 grant from the...

Georgia Southern school psychology students sweep awards at state conference

Three psychology graduate students in Georgia Southern University’s College of Education (COE) claimed all student awards during the 48th annual Georgia Association of School...

Private Christian College in Georgia Cuts Ties with Nike

One of Georgia's private Christian colleges has announced that it is severing ties with Nike. The move is in response to the Colin Kaepernick ad campaign.

GA Lottery transfers more than $1.14 billion to education

The Georgia Lottery Corp. transferred its fiscal year 2018 profits, a total of $1.14 billion for education programs.

Free speech mandate moves through GA Senate

Georgia's universities and colleges would have to create a free-speech policy protecting speakers under a proposed measure that passed the Senate on Monday. The legislation,...

Loans Issued to Black Colleges Post-Hurricane Now Fully-Forgiven

This week U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced full forgiveness of the hurricane relief loans provided to four Historically Black Colleges and Universities...