A Look Inside

Vascular Biology Center celebrates 25 years Augusta University’s Vascular Biology Center (VBC) continues to make big strides in its mission to combat the nation’s No. 1 killer, cardiovascular disease. Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, the VBC is looking ahead to the next 25 years with cutting...

Bacterial Lessons

Dr. Lin Gan Founding director of the Transgenic and Genome Editing Core Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine Dr. Joseph Miano Experimental Pathologist and Molecular Biologist Medicine CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) Experts   It’s a skill set as old as...

The Ultimate Goal

Ask Dr. Babak Baban about his current research project, and you’ll have to get much, much more specific. Baban, who was recently named DCG’s interim associate dean for research, is an investigator on a whopping 24 projects campus wide and beyond, and considering the demand for his expertise, the...

Designing Innovation

A team of instructional innovators helps engineer success for students and instructors alike.

Thirty in Three

When you’re interviewing to be a university dean, especially a computer and cyber sciences dean at a place 'Fortune' has identified as one of the contenders to be the world’s cybersecurity capital, everyone expects you to be bold.

Latest Articles

One Step Ahead

Ron Booth knows that big enterprises are built on little things, and as vice president for Facilities Services, many of those little things fall under his jurisdiction. So he spends a lot of time thinking about them. A...

Far from Inevitable

To understand the power of one vote, you don’t have to look much further than the one cast 100 years ago by Harry T. Burn in the Tennessee House of Representatives. That vote broke a stalemate which gave Tennessee, the...

Secret Lives

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Secret Lives: Reaping What She Sews

While growing up in a working-class neighborhood in Michigan, Dean Carol A. Lefebvre remembers her parents designating a strict budget for school clothes. Once the money was gone, it was gone, so Lefebvre and her sister...

In the Field

3 Qs: Gregory Griffin

Dr. Gregory Griffin (’98), assistant professor in the DCG Department of General Dentistry, practiced in Lincolnton, Georgia for 20 years (population: 1,500) before returning to Augusta in 2018 to his alma mater to teach...

Value Added

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Value Added: Seizing an Opportunity

The year was 1970, and Dr. Jeannie Moran had a problem. She’d already achieved a mountain of accomplishments. An associate nursing degree had prompted her to earn an associate dental hygiene degree. It was as she was...

Eye on Campus

Answers Along the Way

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Answers Along the Way: Best Fit Possible

Dr. Fred Rueggeberg,  a professor in the Department of Restorative Services with a joint appointment in the Graduate School, earned his dental degree from Emory University in 1979 and a master’s degree in dental...


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