Thu., April 18, 2013 3:57pm
Outgoing University of Georgia President Michael Adams made his final remarks to the media at a briefing Thursday.
Mon., February 4, 2013 12:00pm
The Georgia Board of Regents has voted unanimously to hire University of Georgia Provost Jere Morehead to succeed Michael Adams as university president.
Fri., January 25, 2013 4:03pm
In his final state of the university speech Thursday, University of Georgia President Michael Adams called for creating a College of Fine Arts and a School of Marine Science. He also said Georgia needs to expand doctor training and biomedical research by the state’s public universities.
Tue., December 18, 2012 1:00pm
A committee searching for the University of Georgia's next president has narrowed the field of candidates to nine. The committee’s chairman didn’t release names but said all are currently in the academic world.
Thu., November 8, 2012 9:15am
The chairman of the search committee looking for a new president for the University of Georgia says the field is down to a dozen candidates. But state Board of Regents member and search committee Chairman Larry Walker said more applicants could be added to the list before the final cuts are made.
Fri., September 28, 2012 10:12am
The committee charged with finding a new University of Georgia president is working behind closed doors. But according to statements from UGA, the group will be active this fall.
Wed., May 2, 2012 10:38pm
Longtime University of Georgia President Michael Adams is retiring. Officials familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that Adams will make a formal announcement Thursday at the UGA campus in Athens. The officials say he will retire in June 2013 after more than 15 years at the helm of the state's flagship university.
Thu., April 26, 2012 3:00pm
The President of the University of Georgia says more stringent drug tests should be required for student athletes nationwide.
Tue., August 2, 2011 4:34pm
The National Trust for Historic Preservation has called on the University of Georgia to reconsider its decision to tear down Rutherford Hall and replace it with a bigger dormitory. Support is growing to save the building. Rutherford Hall was one of the first women’s dormitories on campus and is located in the complex where Charlayne Hunter-Gault lived when she integrated the university in the 1960's.
Wed., June 15, 2011 5:40pm
The Board of Regents met last week and agreed to give presidents Larry Rivers and Everette Freeman a $25,000 raise. UGA’s Michael Adams received a $50,000 bump in deferred compensation, but this money will come from UGA’s Athletic Association, and not state funds.