The state university in Savannah is dropping the word "Atlantic" from its name beginning in July.
 
This week, GPB is focusing on the problem of childhood obesity in the state.  The statistics have reached epidemic levels.  Georgia ranks second in the nation for children who are obese or overweight.  Experts say kids need to be more physically...
Georgia Cyber Academy will become K-12. Students are now on a waiting list. Enrollment is expected to be around 8,500 this fall.
State lottery sales can no longer keep up with demand for the HOPE scholarship. Lawmakers plan to introduce legislation on Tuesday to remedy Hope's depleting funds.
Members of Kell High School's robotics team are using a $10,000 grant to build a machine that could aid in the cleanup of oil spills. The group came up with the idea after learning about the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill last year.
College students in Georgia likely will see a tuition increase again this year.
Mercer's first black student returns nearly 50 years later. Sam Oni and his former roomate Dr. Donald Baxter address students. Reflects on what is was like on campus in 1963.
Murphy Harpst is associated with the United Methodist Church. It sits on a beautiful patch of hillsides. The peaceful setting is in stark contrast to the pain and frustration the children have to overcome. They live in clean, cozy cottages, but...
A bill that would make it law in Georgia to keep undocumented students out of the state's public universities passed a House committee.
Democrats in the state House have introduced a few education measures. The bills address cyber bullying, parental involvement in public schools and the more controversial public dollars funding private institutions.
The University of Georgia has set a screening of a documentary about the lawyer who helped the first two black students gain admission in the early 1960s.