Tag - Gretchen Caughman

Faculty welcomed at Fall Kickoff

On Aug. 9 the Augusta University community welcomed the new academic year at the annual Fall Kickoff.  President Brooks Keel and Dr. Gretchen Caughman addressed the faculty assembled in the Maxwell Theatre. After the presentation, attendees were...

Today: Caughman to host Fall Kickoff

The new academic year is upon us, and while some of us are new to Augusta University, some of us are returning for another year and some of us never actually left, it’s important to start the year off together. The annual Fall Kickoff, which begins...

Phi Kappa Phi charter signing in pictures

At a ceremony on Friday, April 22, President Brooks A. Keel and the academic leadership of Augusta University met in the Lee Auditorium on the Health Sciences Campus to officially ratify the new charter for the Phi Kappa Phi honor society. At the...

Provost Perspective: SACSCOC visit

After months and months of strenuous, coordinated effort, we’re close to the finish line when it comes to our accreditation. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges’ (SACSCOC) on-site team will be vising Augusta...

Provost Perspective: Student Engagement

While it’s been wonderful to watch how the new Augusta University branding has captured the imagination of the greater Augusta community, even more exciting has been the way our own Augusta University family has responded to it. With a solid look...

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...

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