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April 6, 2022 | Spotlight
Hall County administrators Zach Propes and Katie Crumley share their experience dealing with a cyberattack ahead of the institute’s webinar “Is Your Government Cyber Aware?” launching April 14.

Is Your Government Cyber Aware? Cybersecurity: A Necessary Conversation

The University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government partners with governments to address critical issues. Cybersecurity and infrastructure issues have presented growing concerns for local governments. Here, Hall County administrators Zach Propes and Katie Crumley share their experience dealing with a cyberattack ahead of the institute's webinar "Is Your Government Cyber Aware?" launching April 14.

March 31, 2022 | Spotlight
The UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government has teamed up with the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) and its subsidiary, Georgia City Solutions, to form Jobs With Purpose, a municipal workforce initiative.

Jobs with Purpose report identifies workforce needs for Georgia cities

UGA identifies workforce needs for Georgia cities.

March 17, 2022 | Spotlight
A second spring session of the Newly Elected Municipal Officials Institute launched this week in Tifton. Nearly 500 newly elected mayors and councilmembers have registered in total for the spring 2022 sessions.

Hundreds of elected officials attend Newly Elected local government training

A second spring session of the Newly Elected Municipal Officials Institute launched this week in Tifton. Nearly 500 newly elected mayors and councilmembers have registered in total for the spring 2022 sessions.