SPIA ranks #3 in the nation for Public Affairs Graduate Programs
SPIA ranks #3 in the nation for Public Affairs Graduate Programs

The School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) at the University of Georgia ranks among the top tier Public Affairs Graduate Schools according to U.S. News & World Report. In the

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University of Georgia Regents’ Professor Emeritus Loch Johnson Receives 2022 President’s Medal
University of Georgia Regents’ Professor Emeritus Loch Johnson Receives 2022 President’s Medal

Story originally appeared on UGA Today The University of Georgia bestowed one of its highest honors on Loch K. Johnson, Regents’ Professor Emeritus, and the late Richard M. Graham, former director

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Meet the Board: Caulder Harvill-Childs (AB ’12)
Meet the Board: Caulder Harvill-Childs (AB ’12)

Caulder Harvill-Childs (AB ’12) accepted two new roles recently- one as the Senior Consultant with Deloitte Consulting and the second as a new member of the SPIA Alumni Board. As

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Annual Getzen Lecture to feature Inspector General of the U.S. Department of the Interior
Annual Getzen Lecture to feature Inspector General of the U.S. Department of the Interior

Athens, Ga – Inspector General Mark Greenblatt will deliver the annual Getzen Lecture on Government Accountability sponsored by the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs and the

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Dr. Lihi Ben Shitrit publishes new book
Dr. Lihi Ben Shitrit publishes new book

In her new book, “Women and the Holy City: The Struggle over Jerusalem’s Sacred Space,” SPIA professor Dr. Lihi Ben Shitrit explores the gendered lens in the struggle over holy

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UGA to honor late judge with endowed lecture on race, law and policy
UGA to honor late judge with endowed lecture on race, law and policy

With support from the University of Georgia’s Presidential Task Force on Race, Ethnicity and Community, the School of Law and School of Public and International Affairs have established the Judge Horace

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The Opportunity of a Lifetime
The Opportunity of a Lifetime

In the summer of 2019, Elena Tothazan (AB ’19) received the internship opportunity of a lifetime – one she never imagined possible. Originally from Romania, Elena immigrated to the United

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UGA receives grants from The Stanton Foundation to research, teach nuclear security
UGA receives grants from The Stanton Foundation to research, teach nuclear security

The University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) recently received two grants from The Stanton Foundation that will support research and education efforts related to nuclear security. One grant will leverage

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PMF 2021 Application Informational Webinars
PMF 2021 Application Informational Webinars

During the month of September 2020, the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program will be hosting an informational webinar every Tuesday for potential applicants of the upcoming PMF Class of 2021

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Nine SPIA Alumni Named to the UGA 40 under 40 Class of 2020
Nine SPIA Alumni Named to the UGA 40 under 40 Class of 2020

Congratulations to the SPIA alumni that are part of the #UGA40U40 Class of 2020! Thomas Beusse (AB ’08) Jeffrey Brown (AB ’05) Chuck Efstration (AB ’04) Wells Ellenberg (AB ’13)

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