2022 National Award for Community Engagement


E. Betsy McGriff hired as Candler Archway Professional

Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia announced that E. Betsy McGriff will be the new Archway Professional in Candler County effective Aug. 13. In her position, McGriff will serve as liaison between Candler County and the university, according to… Full story

Katy Green hired as Whitfield County Archway Education Professional

Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia (UGA) recently announced Katherine “Katy” Green as the new Archway Education Professional in Whitfield County, effective June 1. In her position, Green will focus on birth-to-five programs and activities in Dalton-Whitfield County. This… Full story

Developing leaders, finding solutions

Nearly 600 county government officials sharpened their leadership and administrative skills at continuing education classes presented by Carl Vinson Institute of Government faculty during the Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) 2013 Annual Conference last weekend. Training sessions held at… Full story

Connecting community and campus through service

The University of Georgia Archway Partnership has announced Candler County as the newest community to partner with UGA and the University System of Georgia to enhance local community economic development. “Metter-Candler County has progressive visionary leadership, a key ingredient to… Full story

Developing local leaders is a goal of Archway

The J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development is partnering with Archway in Grady County to develop a leadership tool that can be used locally. A group of local volunteers held its first meeting with facilitators from Fanning to begin exploring… Full story

Clayton County Archway Partnership awarded Al Dohany Award for Community Service

Jonesboro, Ga. – The Georgia Public Health Association recently recognized the University of Georgia’s Archway Partnership for the expansion of the Federally Qualified Health Center in Clayton County with the Al Dohany Award for Community Service. Established in 1999, the… Full story

FFA connecting students to landscaping industry

MOULTRIE — Recently, four members of the Colquitt County FFA competed in the State Nursery Landscape Competition held at the State Botanical Garden in Athens, Ga. The FFA Nursery Landscape competition consists of a written exam, identification of plants, disorders… Full story

UGA’s Amazing Students: Madison Lamar

Madison Lamar believes in a healthy way of life. From serving as a personal trainer at the Ramsey Student Center, to working on public health issues with UGA’s Archway Partnership, to researching with a gerontologist in the department of child… Full story

Public Service and Outreach announces 2013 award winners

The Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach has announced that six faculty and three staff members will receive awards for outstanding service to the state and UGA at the 22nd Annual Public Service and Outreach Meeting… Full story

Rehberg, Wind, Harris, Gilliard earn top honors

Women and men who work in a variety of ways to make their community a better place were recognized Monday night by the Cairo-Grady County Chamber of Commerce during its 87th annual membership meeting and awards banquet held at the… Full story