DAHLONEGA - The University of North Georgia has selected Dr. Teresa Conner-Kerr as the inaugural dean for the university's College of Health Sciences & Professions, effective Aug. 1. <br />
Conner-Kerr most recently was professor and chair of the Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health Sciences at Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina.<br />
UNG's College of Health Sciences & Professions was created in 2013 when the former Gainesville State College and North Georgia College & State University consolidated. Dr. Bob Michael, former dean of UNG's College of Education, has served as interim dean since the college's creation.
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.