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

Brain Matters

Dr. Xin-Yun Lu Chair Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine She was a curious child, a voracious reader, the third of six children born to Fengying Zhang and Shunchun Lu in the Shandong Province, in eastern China on the...

Snowball Effect

Meet Ketarya Hunt, matchmaker. That’s not her official title, but she excels in the role nonetheless. As DCG’s community liaison for externship teaching sites, Hunt matches students with community-based partnerships...

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: Patrick Clayton

Chief Deputy Patrick Clayton of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office answers three questions about how Augusta University has helped shape his career.

Value Added

Value Added: Seizing an Opportunity

Two alumni who embarked on a difficult but highly fulfilling path over 46 years ago have made it their mission to ease the journey for those who follow in their footsteps. “I have to smile, because it was not easy,”...

Eye on Campus

Answers Along the Way


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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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