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.

July 16, 2019 | Spotlight
An iconic logo is one element of a community branding project the Institute of Government recently presented to community leaders in Pulaski County and the City of Hawkinsville to provide a focus for strategic marketing efforts.

Hawkinsville, Pulaski County showcase assets with Institute-designed brand

An Institute of Government community branding project supported by UGA's Archway Partnership provides the City of Hawkinsville and surrounding Pulaski County with additional marketing tools that emphasize the community's unique assets.