The University System of Georgia on Monday named Brendan Kelly, currently chancellor of the University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg, S.C., as the finalist to become the new president of the University of West Georgia.

Kelly would replace interim University of West Georgia President Micheal Crafton, who announced his resignation in November. The Associated Press reported Crafton was stepping down after campus protests over possible faculty layoffs because of budget cuts. Crafton had replaced…

Atlanta Business Journal
University System of Georgia names finalist for president of University of West Georgia