December 10, 2014 | Spotlight

Southern Demographic Association Honors Institute Faculty Member for Excellence

Mathew Hauer, the head of the Institute of Government's applied demography program, was recognized by the Southern Demographic Association recently for an innovative research paper that integrates population projections for the year 2100 with land threatened by rising sea levels.

December 5, 2014 | Spotlight

Institute's Advanced Planning and Zoning Training Course Debuts at UGA Gwinnett

More than two dozen planning commissioners and zoning experts from city and county governments throughout Georgia successfully completed the Institute of Government's inaugural advanced planning and zoning training course, held November 19 at UGA's Gwinnett Campus.

December 4, 2014 | Spotlight

Finance Officers Earn Certification through Institute Continuing Education Program

Local officials from cities and counties throughout Georgia attained Local Finance Officer Certification in the third quarter of 2014 through a financial management training program offered by the Institute of Government.