2022 National Award for Community Engagement

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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

Incubator could help start-up firms survive their infancy

Entrepreneurs and business innovation built Dalton, and it remains a hotbed of entrepreneurial activity, according to Georgia Tech researchers. But on Thursday those researchers conditionally recommended that Dalton create a business incubator, a program or facility that provides services to… Full story

Archway medical scholars program attracts physicians to rural middle Georgia

Recognizing the social, medical, and economic benefits of better access to healthcare, community leaders in Washington County enlisted UGA’s Archway Partnership to pair medical students with physicians and a local hospital with a goal of attracting new doctors to middle… Full story

City, IDA commit to Archway project

Metter City Council, Candler County Industrial Authority and Candler County Board of Education have all expressed an interest in participating in the University of Georgia Archway Partnership. “Archway is an incredible opportunity for our community to become affiliated with The… Full story