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Faculty push not moving Georgia colleges on masks, vaccines

Sep. 10, 2021 14:57 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Protests from faculty members are still rising in Georgia's public universities, although leaders of Georgia's university system are not backing down from their position that schools can't require masks or vaccines. Acting Chancellor Teresa MacCartney...

Georgia State looks to boost vaccine rate among refugees

Jun. 26, 2021 11:10 AM EDT

CLARKSTON, Ga. (AP) — Researchers at Georgia State University will use a $500,000 grant to try to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates among refugees and other groups in the Atlanta area city of Clarkston — one of the largest refugee resettlement communities in the U.S., the university...