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  • SPIA Convocation May 9

    The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities. 

  • Jacqueline Van De Velde

    As a UGA student, Jacqueline Van De Velde has been able to pursue her “wildest dreams,” taking her around the globe and putting her on the right track to become a public interest lawyer.

In the News

USA Today quotes Bullock on GA senate race

Apr 2014 Speaking about the Senate race in Georgia, Dr. Charles S. Bullock told USA Today, "I think it is Republicans to lose, but as we know from what's happened in 2010 and 2012, Republicans can do that."

Honors and Awards

2014 MPA Student of the Year

Apr 2014 At this year's Annual GSPA Banquet, MPA student Amanda Newell was awarded with MPA Student of the Year. Amanda is in her second year of the MPA program specializing in public policy and public budgeting and finance and will graduate this Spring. Amanda is the treasurer for GSPA, was on the Fels Policy Competition team, is a teaching assistant, and mentors athletes. Faculty and staff presented this award to Amanda to recognize her dedication both academically and through her service.

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Up Close

  • Carroll, Deborah A.

    Associate Professor

    Bao, Lu

    Major: Local Government and Public Management

    After four-year working experience in private sector, I returned to school to pursue a master degree in public administration. I am interested in both public and private management....

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    Johnson, Jennifer Nichole

    Major: Health Policy and Administration

    Jennifer is a second-year student in the Master of Public Administration program at the University of Georgia where she specializes in Health Policy and Administration and is a candidate for the Graduate Certificate in Global Health. She serves as the Vice-President of Student Affairs for the...

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  • Lee, Inyeop

    Major: International Relations

    Meyer, Chase

    Major: American Politics (minor in Comparative Politics)

    I am a Ph.D. student at the University of Georgia studying American and Comparative Politics. I am a graduate of both the University of Texas at Austin and American University who has previously worked on Capitol Hill and as a research assistant at the Carl Vinson Institute of Government....

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    Bradford, W. David

    Busbee Chair in Public Policy

    W. David Bradford, Ph.D. is the Busbee Chair in Public Policy in the Department of Public Administration and Policy at the University of Georgia. A significant component of Dr. Bradford’s current research involves the origins of time and risk preferences, and their effects on health care related...

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  • Aguilar, Stephanie

    Major: Higher Education

    Stephanie Aguilar is a second year in the Master of Public Administration program with a specialization in Higher Education Administration. Elected by her peers, Ms. Aguilar also serves as President of Georgia Students for Public Administration (GSPA), where she along with the Executive Board...

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    Darnell, Joshua

    Major: International Relations

    Josh is a former U.S. Army officer pursuing a PhD in International Relations and American Politics. He is a native of Watkinsville, GA, and a graduate of the University of the Georgia....

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    Lindquist, Stefanie

    Dean of Public and International Affairs

    Stefanie A. Lindquist became Dean of UGA's School of Public and International Affairs in August, 2013. Previously, she served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Texas School of Law, and as a faculty member at Vanderbilt University and visiting faculty member at the...

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Events

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Apr 28

Graduate school receipt deadline

5:00 pm

Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA) and corrected copy of thesis/dissertation.

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Apr 28

Classes End

Sponsor: University of Georgia

5:00 pm

Classes End

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Apr 29

Reading Day

8:00 am

Reading Day

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Apr 30

Final Exams

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Final Exams will take place from April 30 - May 6, 2014

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May 2

Deadline for May 2014 graduate students to complete submission requirements

5:00 pm

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).

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May 7

Public Service & Outreach Awards Luncheon

12:00 pm

TBA

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May 9

PADP Graduation Reception

12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Baldwin Hall

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May 9

2014 SPIA Convocation

The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities.

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May 9

Commencement

Sponsor: University of Georgia

7:00 pm

Sanford Stadium

2014 Commencement

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May 12

Summer 2014 Registration

Sponsor: University of Georgia

8:00 am

Summer 2014 registration