“Campus of tomorrow:” Ground broken on new residence halls

Ground was broken Friday on a new 724-bed student housing complex that will, as Georgia Regents University President Dr. Ricardo Azziz said, elevate the student experience to an entirely new level. Not only will GRU’s new residence halls help attract and retain students, it will offer students opportunities to engage in enriching campus activities. “I … Continue reading “Campus of tomorrow:” Ground broken on new residence halls

Laney-Walker Blvd. detours start Monday

Vehicles will be directed to detour around Laney-Walker Boulevard starting Monday when enhancement work begins on the .36-mile stretch between 15th Street and R.A. Dent Boulevard. Instead of utilizing Laney-Walker Boulevard through Georgia Regents University’s Health Sciences Campus, through traffic will travel 15th Street, R.A. Dent Boulevard and Walton Way. Signage is up at each … Continue reading Laney-Walker Blvd. detours start Monday

Concerning the Certificate of Need for the Columbia County hospital

The following was distributed as an email by Shawn Vincent, Vice President of Partnerships, International Healthcare and Strategic Affiliations: Dear Colleagues, By you now you have likely heard that Doctors Hospital has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Community Health regarding the Certificate of Need that was awarded to Georgia Regents Medical Center for a … Continue reading Concerning the Certificate of Need for the Columbia County hospital

GRU, GRHealth celebrate nurses

AUGUSTA, Ga. – In recognition of National Nurses Week, Georgia Regents University and Health System have more than a dozen events planned to highlight and thank nurses for their contributions to quality patient care. National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder … Continue reading GRU, GRHealth celebrate nurses

Olds to speak at MCG Hooding May 7

Dr. James L. Olds, Assistant Director for the Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) for the National Science Foundation, is the keynote speaker for the 2015 Hooding Ceremony of the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University. More than 200 of Georgia’s newest physicians will participate in the ceremony, planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, May … Continue reading Olds to speak at MCG Hooding May 7

PAWPRINTS: This Week – May 4

THIS WEEK Monday, May 4 Finals Frenzy – De-Stress Booth 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM JSAC Patio, Summerville Campus Sponsored by the Jaguar Production Crew and the GRU University Libraries Relax by coloring playing with aromatherapy Play Doh, or playing games. Finals Frenzy – Study Under the Sun 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Amphitheatre, Summerville … Continue reading PAWPRINTS: This Week – May 4

New cardio center to open at GRHealth

GRHealth’s Heart and Cardiovascular Services will open a new center on campus May 18. The Cardiovascular Center 15th Street will be located at 937 15th Street, Augusta, Georgia, 30912 – the site of the former sports medicine center. The center will house general cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiac rehabilitation, and an outpatient echocardiography lab. All services … Continue reading New cardio center to open at GRHealth

Need To Know: Announcements – May 1

Announcements Extended Transit Route Hours During Exams! The Red and Blue Jaguar Express Transit Routes will start early, at 6:30 a.m. on 4/30, 5/1, 5/4, 5/5, and 5/6. Asian Pacific Heritage Month: Spotlight Video Featuring Dr. Stephen Hsu, GRU College of Dental Research Faculty. Application of green tea polyphenols in prevention and management of autoimmune … Continue reading Need To Know: Announcements – May 1

Need To Know: Resource Highlight – May 1

Resource Highlight Financial Aid: FAFSA The Office of Student Financial Aid at Georgia Regents University is here to assist you through financing your education by providing you with information about federal, state, and institutional loans, grants, scholarships, and work study programs. Our office encourages all current or prospective students to explore their financial options at … Continue reading Need To Know: Resource Highlight – May 1