Tyronia “Ty” M. Smith, managing partner of Chester Jennings & Smith LLC in Atlanta, has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the Rosner & Rosner Young Lawyers Professionalism Award, presented by the American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility.
Dr. Adrienne Mims was recently named the new president of The American Health Quality Association, which represents Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) and professionals working to improve the quality of health care in communities across America.
“No, I would not feel safer with a police officer with guns in the school.”
“I think it’s good to give extra security for the students and teachers and parents. I don’t see it as a problem, I have seen officers in the buildings and it’s been a big help.”
“You should have the right to defend yourself. It was not used right in Florida. Trayvon Martin should’ve had the right to defend himself.”
State Senator Donzella James (D-Atlanta) has received an A ranking on the Georgia Chamber’s Legislative Scorecard. The Chamber’s legislative scorecard recognizes legislators that supported strong business initiatives during the 2013 legislative session.
The Maytag® brand and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) announced that Charlie Smith has been named a “2013 Maytag Dependable Leader” in acknowledgment for his dedication to keeping youth on the path to achieving great futures.
Atlanta native, Dr. Rosalind Fuse-Hall, was recently installed as the 17th President of Bennett College -- the all-women’s historically black college in Greensboro, North Carolina.
“I think it’s going to generate revenue. I think it’s good for the community and I am going to ride it.”
Cecilia Bailey has been named the new Director of the NeighborWorks HomeOwnership Center for Resources for Residents and Communities of Georgia, Inc.
“I do not believe the prosecution is doing a good job of proving beyond a reasonable doubt that he is guilty of manslaughter and murder."
Former CNN Executive Producer, Kim Bondy has been named Senior Executive Producer the new flagship program for Al Jazeera America, “America Tonight.”
“Absolutely not and no I wouldn’t. I’m from Savannah, actually, and I feel like the whole thing she did was incredibly racist and she got caught with her foot in her mouth and now she has to pay the consequences.”
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Natasha Trethewey, Robert W. Woodruff Professor of English and Creative Writing and director of the Creative Writing Program at Emory University, has been appointed to serve a second term as U.S. Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry by the Library of ...
“As far as the surveillance, it’s just part of the times of the day."