March 14, 2019 |
Christina Chu

Student explores hospital transparency laws for Vinson Fellows project

As a second-year undergraduate student studying international affairs and political science, I am passionate about human rights in the United States and beyond, and studying social and economic inequalities has pushed me to seek a life based in justice.

March 07, 2019 |
Austin Gibbons

Balancing growth and transparency subject of Vinson Fellow's spring project

Throughout my childhood, I learned from my parents about the importance of politics, specifically the impact that state and local governments have on our everyday lives. My long-lasting passion for Georgia politics led me to follow the 2018 gubernatorial race closely. During this race, I developed an interest in the plans that both candidates proposed for economic development to continue the growth in business recruitment and expansion experienced during Gov. Nathan Deal’s term.

Fola Akinola
February 28, 2019 |

Vinson Fellow to explore how government policy affects food insecurity

While the Classic City is my current home, I am originally from the southwestern city of Ibadan in Nigeria. I am in my final year of undergraduate study at UGA, hoping to work in international policy and development for a while before heading to law school to become an attorney.

December 20, 2018 |
Magali Lapu

Vinson Fellow explores Georgia's tax assessor training curriculum

It was such a pleasure to work with Associate Director Stacy Jones as a Vinson Fellow this semester.