Georgia Perimeter College celebrates 50 years
by Christine Fonville
September 09, 2014 12:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
This year marks a milestone for Georgia Perimeter College as the school celebrates its 50th anniversary. Starting out as DeKalb College in 1964, the school was the first and only two-year college in the state controlled by a local school district. The college joined the University System of Georgia 22 years later and the name of the school became Georgia Perimeter College. Today, the college has five campuses, three of which — Clarkston, Decatur and Dunwoody — are located in DeKalb ...
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County-issued credit cards
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Should there be an accountability system for county-issued credit cards?