After more than 70 years Mercer University is bringing back a popular sport. The school has approved plans for a football team.
Mercer University President Bill Underwood says the decision comes after years of planning. Play will begin in 2013.
The Medical College of Georgia announced this week that they will open a clinical campus in Rome.
The state’s only public medical school already has campuses in Albany and Savannah and recently opened a branch at the University of Georgia in Athens.
The Board of Regents has approved a new program to train South Georgia college students on the financial side of farming. The University of Georgia has added a new agribusiness degree program on their Tifton campus.