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December 6, 2018 | Spotlight
Fall semester’s three Vinson Fellows explored local, state and international issues with faculty mentors and presented the results of their research projects at a gathering of Institute of Government faculty and staff.

Vinson Fellows present results of fall semester internship projects

Fall semester's three Vinson Institute Fellows presented the results of their undergraduate internship projects Dec. 3 at a gathering of Institute faculty and staff.

December 3, 2018 | Spotlight
Hancock County Schools Superintendent Miranda Wilson discusses common issues and goals at a three-agency retreat the Institute of Government facilitated.

3 local governments develop shared goals at Institute planning retreat

The Hancock County Board of Commissioners, Sparta City Council and Hancock County Board of Education developed a collaborative strategic plan during a two-day retreat facilitated by an Institute of Government faculty team.

November 29, 2018 | Spotlight
The Institute of Government provided a training program on smart cities technology for 19 government officials from China’s Shanghai Administration Institute, hosting classroom sessions and site visits in Athens, Atlanta and New York City.

Chinese officials study urban innovations at Institute training program

Associate Director Rusty Brooks, head of the Institute's International Center, welcomes members of a Shanghai Administration Institute training delegation to the University of Georgia.