The inaugural Georgia WIOA Convening that the Institute coordinated in partnership with the Georgia Department of Economic Development provided critical information about the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act for more than 400 workforce development professionals.
City leaders in Gainesville are making downtown more attractive through pedestrian connectivity enhancements designed through an Institute partnership and supported by a grant the Institute was awarded.
The Institute has initiated a new Certified Public Manager program to strengthen leadership skills for local and state government managers in Georgia. CPM is a 26-day program that engages participants in 300 hours of study focusing on areas such as self-awareness, collaboration and process improvement. UGA is the sole provider of this CPM program in Georgia.