May 25, 2022 | News

Boosting rural Georgia

A generous $500,000 gift from the University of Georgia Foundation board of trustees to support rural economic development will enable UGA to reach even more communities and provide experiential learning opportunities to more students.

May 25, 2022 | News

Governor Kemp Provides School Safety Update

Per OCGA 20-2-1185 "every public school shall prepare a safety plan to help curb growing incidence of violence in schools." GEMA/HS is currently redeveloping the Georgia School Safety Plan template in conjunction with Georgia Department of Education and the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government. The newly-revised School Safety Plan Guide and Template is slated to be unveiled at the 2022 Georgia School Safety and Homeland Security Conference in Columbus, GA on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022.

May 23, 2022 | Spotlight
The Vinson Institute map shows where broadband access is limited through much of Georgia.

University of Georgia broadband map helps state pinpoint areas in need

Underserved rural communities will benefit from more than $400M in grants.