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September 29, 2014 | Spotlight

Institute's Tybee Island Sea Level Adaptation Work Wins National Award

An Institute of Government collaboration to help the City of Tybee Island prepare for rising sea levels recently was recognized for excellence with National Sea Grant's highest extension honor, the Superior Outreach Programming Award.

September 22, 2014 | Spotlight

Institute Preparing Urban Redevelopment Plan for Three-City Partnership

Leaders in three Georgia cities have formed an unprecedented alliance to promote growth and economic development along a blighted commercial corridor, and they engaged the Institute of Government to prepare an urban redevelopment plan to guide their endeavor.

September 18, 2014 | Spotlight

Cohort of Three New Vinson Fellows Starts Fall Semester Internship Projects

Three selected University of Georgia undergraduate students have begun semester-long internships through the Vinson Institute Fellows Program and will pursue hands-on research projects that contribute to the Institute's work with public officials throughout Georgia. The program also gives the Fellows the opportunity to explore the possibility of future careers in public service.