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Austin Gibbons
March 07, 2019 |

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.

February 28, 2019 |
Fola Akinola

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.

Magali Lapu
December 20, 2018 |

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.

December 13, 2018 |
Jacquelyn Harms

Food rescue solutions are attainable, Vinson Fellow's review suggests

To say that my research project as a Vinson Fellow took a few twists and turns would be an understatement! My project with faculty mentor Kris Sikes turned out much different than I thought it would.