Alone in the Woods

One runner’s fight against doubt, anemia and the desire to quit On race days, Lara Way has her shoes on before the sun comes up. Hundreds of five o’clock starts at the Augusta Canal have led her to this moment. Hundreds more will follow. Before she leaves her hotel room, she takes a moment to braid...

Secret Lives: Wes Kisting

Day job: Associate Dean, Pamplin College Secret life: Transformer builder   Dr. Wes Kisting understands the concept of transformation well. After twice paddling hundreds of miles down the Mississippi River, he has seen firsthand how a...

Through the Lens: A. Spring 2018

President’s Gala This year’s President’s Gala celebrated Augusta University’s athletics program and our exceptional student-athletes. Thanks to the generosity of the community and supporters of AU, this year’s event raised more than $500,000...

In Memoriam: A. Spring 2018

Allan Aldridge (BBA ’70) George Batayias (MD ’60) John Bigger (MD ’60) Faith Brown (MS ’55) Yvonne Brown (BA ’94) Perry Busbee (MD ’51) Caren Chaknis (MD ’92) Thomas Cochran (MD ’71) Sheldon Cohen (MD ’51) Pamela Collier (MSN ’92) Leonard Cotts (MD...

Value Added: Wellons’ Story

The words no parent wants to hear were spoken more than 30 years ago: “Your child has cancer.” For the next several years, Elizabeth and Dudley Jervey focused solely on the fight for their daughter’s life. It was almost inconceivable that their...

Analyzing DNA

So I’m sitting in the office of Dr. Candace Griffith, assistant professor in the Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social Work, and we’re talking about the use and accuracy of DNA evidence in criminal investigations.

Dissecting Fear

Talking to Pam Chinnery feels like catching up with an old friend.  She’s one of those people who can make you feel like you’ve known each other forever even if you’ve had only one conversation.

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