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Griffin+Spalding Archway Partnership announces new Archway Professional

The Griffin+Spalding Archway Partnership has announced the arrival and start of the new Archway Professional, Brittany Bullock. Bullock comes to Archway and the University of Georgia from the Technical College System of Georgia where she worked in the WorkSource Georgia… Full story

Graduate Spotlight: Haley McMullen

As the Spring semester winds down to an end, we at the Archway Partnership want to highlight the great work of all our fantastic graduating student assistants. We wish we could be on campus to help celebrate the end of… Full story

College of Engineering Students Showcase Archway Partnership Projects

UGA College of Engineering students completed capstone design projects in five Archway Partnership counties, putting their academic education into action and providing a valuable service to rural Georgia communities. The students worked alongside industry and community partners in Grady, Hart,… Full story

President Morehead visits Griffin-Spalding County Archway Partnership

University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead learned firsthand last week about the work being done through the UGA Archway Partnership in Griffin-Spalding County, including student-driven design and engineering projects. UGA Vice President for Public Service and Outreach Jennifer Frum… Full story

Archway Partnership and Terry College of Business partner to serve communities, provide opportunities to students

Michael Veal adjusts his hard hat. It’s not every Saturday the Terry College of Business student ventures into a kaolin mine, one of the giant valleys throughout Washington County. More than a field trip, this is an opportunity for Veal, along with nine… Full story

Local Leadership Team Works to Revitalize Leadership Griffin+Spalding

Leadership Griffin+Spalding sought Archway Partnership’s assistance with efforts to revitalize and reorganize its program for 2016-2017. Based on needs identified through the Griffin+Spalding Executive Committee, the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development provided assistance on restructuring issues and on how… Full story

UGA engineering students help Spalding County determine infrastructure needs

University of Georgia senior Mariana Ozier looked like a professional engineer, scribbling notes as she walked a site pegged for redevelopment in Griffin, Ga. She and Spalding County Community Development Director Chad Jacobs discussed zoning, building plans and possible locations… Full story

Griffin-Spalding County named UGA’s 12th Archway Partnership community

Athens, Ga. – Griffin-Spalding County is the University of Georgia’s newest Archway Partnership community, bringing to 12 the number of counties across Georgia to participate in the unique community development initiative. “Griffin-Spalding County has progressive visionary leadership, a key ingredient… Full story