Column: Ex-UGA president heads back to Malibu and ...
by Dick Yarbrough
Columnist
12:03 AM, Thursday, July 02
Michael Adams, former president of the University of Georgia, has announced he is returning to Pepperdine University, located in the wilds of Malibu, Calif., to become chancellor, effective Aug. 1. He had once been that institution’s vice presiden...

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