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Hundreds turn out to raise money for oyster hatchery
An oyster roast on the banks of the Skidaway River drew more than 200 people on a perfect fall night to celebrate and raise money for Georgia's first oyster hatchery...more
Second annual Day of Service will send UGA employees into the local community
Faculty, staff and students from the Public Service and Outreach units and from Cooperative Extension will fan out across Athens-Clarke County on Friday, Nov. 18, for the second annual PSO Day of Service...more
Atlanta citizen advisers to enhance governance skills through new UGA program
The UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government will administer a Community Leadership Institute for citizens serving on Atlanta's Neighborhood Planning Units under a contract with the City of Atlanta...more
Pulaski Tomorrow holds retreat to create vision for the future 
Pulaski Tomorrow organizers hope mentorship programs created by two Youth Leadership Academy graduates are just the beginning of the program's impact in Middle Georgia. Leadership development has been a priority for Pulaski County since it became an Archway Partnership community...more
Fanning Institute welcomes new advisory board members
The Fanning Institute for Leadership added six new members from across the state to its advisory board in October. The new members represent a wide range of leadership experience and come from a variety of backgrounds in business, civic and community affairs, nonprofits and higher education...more.
Botanical Garden's native plant sale raises money for conservation program
The two-week Connect to Protect native plant sale at the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies raised almost $16,000 that will pay to raise native plants and educate the public and the green industry about Georgia native plants and pollinators...more.
New model adds greater value to celebrated South Georgia winery 
When South Georgia small business owners wanted to expand and add a distillery operation to their already successful winery, they turned to the UGA Small Business Development Center for help...more

What's Happening 

State Botanical Garden announces art competition 
Students ninth grade through college eligible for art contest at UGA...more

Upcoming events:

November 18, 2016
Development Authority Training
Carl Vinson Institute for Government
Vidalia, GA

December 4-6, 2016
30th Biennial Institute for Georgia Legislators
Carl Vinson Institute of Government

Athens, GA 

*For a full list of SBDC courses, click here.
Taking UGA Beyond the Arch for a Better Georgia
Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach
Treanor House | 1234 S. Lumpkin St. | University of Georgia | Athens, GA 30602
Phone: (706) 542-6167 | Fax: (706) 542-6124
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