September 29, 2023 | Spotlight
University of Georgia conference will address industry workforce needs

University of Georgia conference will address industry workforce needs

Employers, educators, and community and government leaders will gather at the University of Georgia in November to learn the latest strategies and resources for addressing talent development needs and building long-term workforce pipelines across the state.

September 14, 2023 | Spotlight
Tameka Harris, River Valley Regional Council representative, view concepts from the RVCCD plan.

UGA leads efforts for visionary plan for military and community partnership

The University of Georgia has rolled out a visionary plan to spur economic development in communities surrounding Fort Moore, providing strategic direction aligned with the military mission that protects the rural character of the area and supports quality of life.

August 29, 2023 | Spotlight
A rendering of a courtyard perspective view of Depot Square in Ringgold.

Historic downtown is making changes with help from UGA Institute of Government

The adage that good things come to those who wait is apparent in Ringgold. The town of nearly 3,500 nestled in the foothills of the northwest Georgia mountains is booming thanks to an influx of grants awarded in part because of a Renaissance Strategic Vision and Plan (RSVP) completed by the UGA Institute of Government in 2017.