Tag - Gretchen Caughman

Provost Perspective: Quality Enhancement Plan

If 2015 was a year of change – perhaps the biggest in the change-filled years since consolidation – then 2016 could very well be a year of establishing solid foundations, and nothing establishes a foundation quite like the accreditation process. The...

Provost Perspective: Leadership development

The value of good leadership is something that can’t be overemphasized, and we’ve always recognized the importance of building leadership capacity across our vast and varied institution. Not only does it make our organization better equipped to meet...

The Provost Perspective: Student Recruitment

Now that it’s fall, we’re particularly focused on recruiting next year’s freshman class. While this year we experienced an overall decrease in enrollment – down just under 200 students compared to last year, mostly due to the number of nonreturning...

Helping those in need has never been easier

Last Thursday, Dr. Gretchen Caughman, Provost of Georgia Regents University, sent an email to the university community welcoming participation in the State Charitable Contributions Program (SCCP), the official workplace giving campaign for state...

Dr. Caughman welcomes President Keel

Dr. Caughman welcomes President Keel

Dear Colleagues, In the days since Dr. Brooks Keel was officially named president of Georgia Regents University and CEO of GRHealth, we have all heard him communicate openly and eloquently how thrilled and honored he is to assume leadership of the...

Provost Perspective: Summer Programs

While summer is a time for relaxing with friends and family as well as laying the necessary and important groundwork for the academic year that follows, it also provides our institution a wonderful opportunity for community outreach. Thanks to the...

Provost Perspective: Summer efforts

For those who don’t know the ins and outs of an organization as large and complex as the one we’re all fortunate to be a part of, spring commencement can seem like an endpoint. While the new graduates are heading out to meet their futures, to the...

New Dean of College of Education

Dr. Zach Kelehear, Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs and Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of South Carolina, has been named Dean of the College of Education at Georgia Regents University, effective July 1. An...

Master Plan Update

Master Plan Update

The following email was sent by Dr. Gretchen Caughman Dear Colleagues, The GRU Campus Master Plan Advisory Committee today learned about several transformative changes on the horizon for all campuses. Due to interest from local news outlets on the...

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