Wed., April 10, 2013 12:01pm
The Savannah College of Art and Design is the only American university participating in a prestigious Italian exhibition. School officials Tuesday said furniture design students will have their work on display until April 14.
Thu., March 21, 2013 12:00pm
Effingham County near Savannah could be getting a new film studio. Medient Studios has received approval from local officials to begin building a new $90 million movie production facility next to I-16. Film and Television professor Michael Chaney of the Savannah College of Art and Design says the area already has many ties with the film industry.
Thu., September 27, 2012 12:00pm
For the first time in 15 years, the Savannah Film Festival is planning to screen movies in 3-D. After the festival, the Savannah College of Art and Design will also get to keep the 3-D gear, meaning its film students will get to shoot and screen projects in 3-D.
Thu., September 13, 2012 5:00pm
During the economic recession, sales in women's fashion have lagged while sales in their accessories have gained. Women, it seems, won't spend a fortune on a frock when they could pinch pennies on a purse. E-commerce websites and television shows also are contributing to an accent on accessories.
Thu., August 30, 2012 3:04pm
A spokesman for US Congressman John Barrow says, the Democrat is endorsing the "top of his party's ticket" for President. Avoiding the name Barack Obama, the tepid endorsement comes as Republicans try to oust the four-term incumbent by tying him in television ads to the Democratic administration. That might be a tough job since Barrow actually opposes Obama on critical issues.
Wed., July 25, 2012 10:30am
Officials in Savannah are looking to remove an unsightly downtown highway ramp using money from a proposed penny sales tax. The T-SPLOST up for a vote this month could fund most of a project to tear down the so-called Martin Luther King Junior Bouelvard flyover. The ramp's removal has been one of the city's top economic development priories for years.
Thu., March 1, 2012 4:00pm
When Newt Gingrich campaigns in coastal Georgia, it'll be an unusual stump for a presidential candidate. The state's largest metropolitan area, Atlanta, usually gets the appearances of would-be presidents, while the rest of the state watches from afar. But don't take it personally. It's all about money.
Wed., January 11, 2012 5:17pm
The South Carolina presidential primary means it's time for many Georgia voters to get soundbyte introductions to the candidates. Media outlets in Savannah, Augusta and North Georgia frequently carry ads and news stories aimed at South Carolina voters.
Mon., November 14, 2011 4:16pm
Georgia is 12th in the nation for international students attending colleges and universities. More than half of the students come from just three countries; China, India, and South Korea. Georgia Tech leads all schools with nearly 5 thousand international students.
Fri., October 28, 2011 4:11pm
The Savannah College of Art and Design is showing off its latest renovation project, its largest to date. The college, known for rehabilitating about 80 buildings in Savannah, has unveiled the newly expanded SCAD Museum of Art. A remarkable structure blending modern and historic details, it houses much of the college's impressive collection.