The Professional Development School District, a partnership between UGA College of Education and the Clarke County School District, was cited as “exemplary” by judges selecting regional winners of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award, presented by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities …read more »
The EcoScapes Sustainable Landscaping program at the University of Georgia Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant, units of UGA Office of Public Service and Outreach, will celebrate National Pollinator Week this month in coastal Georgia. The EcoScapes program and its partners will host an educational …read more »
Imagine that every Georgian has fresh food to eat, lives on safe streets, and enjoys physical and mental well-being—no matter what their ethnicity, income or zip code. Teams from five Georgia communities participating in the University of Georgia’s Public Health Leadership Academy are imagining just …read more »
The University of Georgia Archway Partnership has worked closely in recent months with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government to provide assistance in five Archway communities across Georgia. Training was held in Metter for local Downtown Development Authority Boards from Candler and Washington counties. Additional …read more »
Barrow C. Elementary School fifth graders ended the year with a trip to the Marine Extension Education Center on Skidaway Island. David Meyers and Brendan Leahy, faculty members at the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership, accompanied the students. In addition to learning about marine biology, …read more »
Augusta-area leaders gathered at the Columbia County Exhibition Center in Grovetown on May 4 for their annual regional leadership forum. This year’s focus was on collaboration, generational differences and how both relate to leadership. The one-day event was facilitated by Jenny Jordan and Emily Boness, …read more »
Entrepreneurial ventures provide hundreds of thousands of jobs in Georgia for both business owners and employees. Learn more about small businesses and their impact on Georgia through this SBDC publication 2015 Small Business and It’s Impact on Georgia.