SPIA alum Jennifer Zeunik and team prepare COVID-19 response for the National Police Foundation
SPIA alum Jennifer Zeunik and team prepare COVID-19 response for the National Police Foundation

By: Rachael Andrews Jennifer Zeunik (MPA ’07) received her Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia and since then, has cultivated a distinguished career in nonprofit administration and

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Celebrating our 2020 Pi Alpha Alpha inductees
Celebrating our 2020 Pi Alpha Alpha inductees

Today, we celebrate MPA students inducted in the Pi Alpha Alpha Honor Society. Each spring, we recognize students who consistently excel in their academic work and maintain a GPA of

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May 2020 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND POLICY MPA STUDENT OF THE MONTH: NIPUNA AMBANPOLA
May 2020 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND POLICY MPA STUDENT OF THE MONTH: NIPUNA AMBANPOLA

Congratulations to Nipuna Ambanpola for being selected as Public Administration and Policy’s MPA Student of the Month! We are especially proud to highlight Nipuna as we celebrate Public Service Recognition

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SPIA Graduate Leads Effort to Share COVID-19 Resources
SPIA Graduate Leads Effort to Share COVID-19 Resources

School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) graduate Rara Reines (AB ’19) is co-founder of GroundBreakers, a global network of local leaders co-founded with Sebastian De Beurs in 2017, and

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Bulldog 100 company produces and donates face masks to help address PPE shortage
Bulldog 100 company produces and donates face masks to help address PPE shortage

By: Rachael Andrews UGA School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) alumnus Stefan Lewinger (AB ’11) started Sock Fancy, a subscription service for high-quality, affordable socks, back in 2013 along

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April 2020 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Taylor Ashe
April 2020 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Taylor Ashe

Congratulations to Taylor Ashe for being selected as Public Administration and Policy’s MPA Student of the Month! Taylor is a second-year student in the MPA program who will be graduating

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MIP students accepted into prestigious nuclear security program at top national laboratory
MIP students accepted into prestigious nuclear security program at top national laboratory

By: Rachael Andrews Two SPIA students in the Master of International Policy (MIP) program have been selected to attend the prestigious Nuclear Nonproliferation, Safeguards, and Security (NNSS) in the 21st

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SPIA researcher calls attention to discrepancies in service animal policies
SPIA researcher calls attention to discrepancies in service animal policies

By: Rachael Andrews In her recent article for the Disability and Health Journal, Dr. Emily Zier (PhD, ‘19) investigates the inconsistencies between federal and state policies concerning service animals in

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Podcast host and lawyer Katie Barlow reflects on her time in SPIA
Podcast host and lawyer Katie Barlow reflects on her time in SPIA

By: Rachael Andrews SPIA alumna Katie Barlow (BA ‘11) graduated from UGA with a double major in political science and broadcast journalism. After completing a law degree at Georgetown University

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SPIA remains top public affairs graduate school
SPIA remains top public affairs graduate school

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 and World Report. In the

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