February 18, 2020 | Spotlight
Albany Technical College President Anthony Parker and Albany City Manager Sharon Subadan discuss implementing a comprehensive workforce development strategy introduced Feb. 18. Both are members of the steering committee that helped prepare the plan with technical assistance from the Institute.

Albany-area leaders, Institute launch workforce development strategy

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and the Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission are implementing a comprehensive workforce development strategy the Institute of Government helped prepare with input from stakeholders throughout the region.

February 7, 2020 | Spotlight
Classes presented at the Cities United Summit included a session about where to find funding sources to help local governments address capital improvement needs.

Municipal Training Institute classes presented at GMA Cities United Summit

City officials from across Georgia enhanced their leadership skills at professional development classes presented by Institute of Government faculty and other subject-matter experts during the Georgia Municipal Association's Cities United Summit.

January 30, 2020 | Spotlight

Interdisciplinary project to assess impact of rural incarceration rates

The Institute of Government, the UGA Department of Sociology and the School of Social Work will explore more effective ways of addressing rising incarceration rates in rural jails through a $235,000 research grant from the Vera Institute of Justice.