Georgia Public Service Commissioner Jason Shaw gives insight on state policy
Georgia Public Service Commissioner Jason Shaw gives insight on state policy

By: Rachael Andrews SPIA alumnus Jason Shaw, a former representative for state House district 176, is the newest member of the Georgia Public Service Commission, and he likens his time

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SPIA researchers receive $3.5 million NIH grant
SPIA researchers receive $3.5 million NIH grant

The $3.5M NIH project will see if cannabis substitutes for traditional pain meds A team of researchers at the University of Georgia will study how legalized medical cannabis affects people living

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New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Roberto Carlos
New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Roberto Carlos

SPIA is excited to introduce Roberto Carlos, assistant professor of political science! Roberto Carlos received his PhD from the University of Chicago in 2018. His main research areas are race,

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Public Administration & Policy October Nonprofit of the Month:  Athens Area Homeless Shelter
Public Administration & Policy October Nonprofit of the Month: Athens Area Homeless Shelter

Public Administration and Policy is supporting Athens Area Homeless Shelter for the month of October. Athens Area Homeless Shelter (AAHS) is a nonprofit organization that provides collaborative, comprehensive services to

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October 2019 Public Administration & Policy MPA Student of the Month: Josh Warren
October 2019 Public Administration & Policy MPA Student of the Month: Josh Warren

Public Administration and Policy would like to congratulate Josh Warren for being selected as MPA Student of the Month for October! Josh Warren is an MPA student at UGA in

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New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Nora Webb Williams
New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Nora Webb Williams

SPIA is excited to introduce Nora Webb Williams, assistant professor of international affairs! Nora Webb Williams received her PhD from the University of Washington and has a masters degree in

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New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Harrison Frye
New Faculty Friday: Q&A with Harrison Frye

SPIA is excited to introduce Harrison Frye, assistant professor of political science. Harrison Frye received his PhD at the University of Virginia. His research interests lie in the nature of

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SPIA announces the 2019-2020 student ambassador cohort
SPIA announces the 2019-2020 student ambassador cohort

SPIA would like to announce the 2019-2020 SPIA Student Ambassadors. The Ambassador Program is under the oversight of the School’s Office of External Affairs. Ambassadors serve at the pleasure of the

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SPIA alumnus celebrates new role at Federal Reserve and gives back
SPIA alumnus celebrates new role at Federal Reserve and gives back

By: Rachael Andrews SPIA alumnus Jason O’Rouke has dedicated his post-UGA career to public service. His new role as government relations director for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta means

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Conflict managed: a look into the road to lasting peace
Conflict managed: a look into the road to lasting peace

By: Rachael Andrews With every conflict comes suffering and loss of life. However, there are tools and strategies that can be used to alleviate the consequences of such conflicts. These

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