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Carlos S. Moreno is an associate professor at the Emory University School of Medicine and a cancer researcher.
Rick Diguette is a local college professor and frequent writer for the AJC op-ed pages. As always, he writes a provocative piece today about the implications of the new higher education focus on college completion rates rather than enrollment numbers.
Candidates are off and running in the closely watched DeKalb school board election. The field includes four of the six school board members appointed last year by Gov.
A lot of folks responded to an AJC op-ed piece by Tanya Ditty and Jane Robbins criticizing Common Core State Standards.
Tanya Ditty is state director of Concerned Women for America of Georgia. Jane Robbins is a senior fellow with the American Principles in Action.
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Timeline contains list of Georgia children age 17 and younger who have died from gunshot wounds since 2010.
At such a time, we feel compelled to state what should be obvious but, in the rush to wring teeth and gnash hands, is being trampled under panicked feet: It is still March.
A Clayton County sheriff's deputy is accused of sexually assaulting a girl who then escaped by climbing through a window, police said Monday.