Following the Frontline

Yearlong study of coronavirus in frontline workers underway Fifteen hundred frontline workers are being recruited for a yearlong study to find what percentage are positive for the virus that causes COVID-19, what percentage become positive and whether the antibodies they produce — naturally and in...

Looking Back on History

Augusta University Men's Golf celebrates the 10-year anniversary of its back-to-back national championships.

Conquering Adversity

The Dental College of Georgia joined the rest of the world the past few months in doing everything possible to stem the spread of the Coronavirus, or COVID-19.

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...

Latest Articles

Secret Lives

Dr. Catherine Jauregui with her bearded dragon.

Secret Lives: Pet Project

Factoids: • Rats are brilliant and gregarious.• Guinea pigs are beautiful but unsuited for a loud household.• A tarantula lying belly up with its legs in the air should not be prodded. It is not dying, it is about to...

In the Field

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A Positive Cycle

“These grandparents are basically foster parents but without the resources.”

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3Qs: Scarlet Charmelo

Dr. Scarlet Charmelo, who earned a dental degree in her native Venezuela, followed by two residencies and several years of private practice, joined the Department of Oral Biology and Diagnostic Sciences faculty in 2019...

Value Added

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Pop-Up Success

The College of Science and Mathematics, is using a $900,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help increase the number of students completing undergraduate degrees in STEM disciplines, and what they...

Eye on Campus

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Expanding Downtown

With the flip of a switch, Augusta University’s presence in downtown Augusta became as obvious as the 17-story building that now bears its name: Augusta University on Broad.

Answers Along the Way

Dr. Gretchen Caughman

Answers Along the Way: Broadening Your Perspective

Dr. Gretchen Caughman, who began her career as a DCG microbiologist, then Dean of the School of Graduate Studies, will retire in August as Augusta University’s Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost...


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Dr. Gretchen Caughman


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For nearly 200 years, Augusta University and its legacy institutions have been centers of learning and drivers of discovery and innovation in Augusta, the state of Georgia and beyond. Our community of alumni, students, faculty and friends are amazing people living incredible lives and making invaluable contributions to our world.

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