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August 21, 2019 | Spotlight
Freshmen members of the Georgia General Assembly gather for a group photo during the Georgia Legislative Leadership Institute, which serves as a leadership development program for members of the Georgia General Assembly and is presented by Institute of Government faculty and legislative leaders.

New lawmakers complete leadership program coordinated by Institute

Twenty-seven freshmen lawmakers recently completed the Georgia Legislative Leadership Institute, which serves as a leadership development program for members of the Georgia General Assembly.

August 19, 2019 | News

UGA Institute of Government strategic planning boosts workforce development in Georgia

Just northwest of Atlanta, Cherokee County boasts a well-educated population. More than 90 percent of its residents 25 and older graduated from high school. More than a third have a bachelor's degree or higher.

August 16, 2019 | News

West Point Councilwoman receives certificate of excellence

West Point Councilwoman Sandra Thornton recently received the Certificate of Excellence from the Harold F. Holtz Municipal Training Institute during the Georgia Municipal Association's (GMA) annual convention in Savannah.