ERIC Number: ED430447
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Momentum: Moving from a Leader in the South to a Leader in the Nation. Annual Report of the University System of Georgia, July 1, 1997--June 30, 1998.
Perry-Johnson, Arlethia; Millsaps, John
The annual report of the University System of Georgia identifies major commitments and activities, describes the system's seven-year plan and summarizes its financial status. The report begins with a list of members of the Board of Regents, messages from the chairman of the Board of Regents and the system Chancellor, and a list of system institutions and their presidents. The next section describes achievements and activities related to the system's emphasis on service and accountability. It discusses teacher preparation programs, system participation in economic development, system response to technology shortages, approval of a new capital priority list, new presidents, honorary degrees awarded, and naming of facilities. The following section introduces the current seven-year plan; it includes the system's mission statement, a statement of guiding principles and specific system goals, and a progress chart showing accomplishments and plans from 1994 through 2001. A section on achievements focuses on national recognition and awards received by the system and individual campuses, national achievement awards received by system faculty and staff, and outstanding achievements of system students. The final section summarizes current revenues and expenditures of the system. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: University System of Georgia, Atlanta.