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May 21, 2014 | Spotlight

Vinson Fellows Give Presentations on Their Spring Semester Research Projects

Four University of Georgia undergraduate students in the Vinson Institute Fellows Program concluded their semester-long research projects by giving presentations to Institute of Government faculty and staff at a gathering earlier this month.

May 16, 2014 | Spotlight

Local Officials Learn Sound Financial Management Practices through Certificate Program

Local officials from throughout Georgia achieved Local Finance Officer Certification in the first quarter of 2014 for strengthening their management knowledge through a financial management training program offered by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government.

May 13, 2014 | Spotlight

Korean Delegation Explores American Governance through Institute Partnership

Sixteen representatives from the Governors Association of Korea (GAOK) studied effective local and state governance April 7-19 during a two-week training program administered by the Institute of Government's International Center. The Institute, in partnership with GAOK, hosts two delegations a year for short-term training. This year's training theme is "Best Practices in U.S. Local and State Governments."