February 15, 2016 | General News
Experts available to discuss elections and Supreme Court vacancy
Need an expert for that elections or Supreme Court story you're working on? Here's a list of University of Georgia professors and their expertise.
July 22, 2015 | General News
Former U.S. Rep. John Barrow to be Scholar in Residence at UGA
Beginning in fall semester, former U.S. Rep. John Barrow will become a Scholar in Residence at the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs. Barrow is an Athens resident with strong ties to UGA and to the Athens the community.
July 24, 2014 | Research News
Election surprises tend to erode trust in government
When asked who is going to win an election, people tend to predict their own candidate will come out on top. When that doesn't happen, according to a new study from the University of Georgia, these "surprised losers" often have less trust in government and democracy.
March 18, 2014 | Events on Campus
Political strategist and commentator to deliver 14th annual Mary Frances Early Lecture
Donna Brazile, vice chair of voter registration and participation for the Democratic National Committee and former chair of the committee's Voting Rights Institute, will deliver the 14th annual Mary Frances Early Lecture April 3 at 4 p.m. in the Grand Hall of Tate Student Center on the University of Georgia campus.
January 13, 2014 | Events on Campus
U.S. Rep. David Scott to speak on international finance
The University of Georgia School of Law's Dean Rusk Center will host U.S. Rep. David Scott for a presentation on international finance, particularly as it relates to the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, on Jan. 17 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room, Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public.
May 10, 2013 | General News
Public affairs leader Carolyn Caudell Tieger establishes chair in public affairs communications
The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication has announced the creation of the Carolyn Caudell Tieger Chair in Public Affairs Communications.
September 11, 2012 | Expert Voice
UGA experts available during election season
With the Nov. 6 general election quickly approaching, experts from the University of Georgia are available to provide commentary during this election season.
April 11, 2012 | Events on Campus
Citizen competence researcher to deliver UGA 2012 Parthemos Lecture
Arthur Lupia, the Hal R. Varian Professor of Political Science at the University of Michigan, will deliver the University of Georgia George S. Parthemos Lecture on April 20 at 10:30 a.m. in room 214 of the Miller Learning Center. The title of his lecture is "The Trouble with Voters... and Those Who Try to Fix Them."
February 20, 2012 | Events on Campus
UGA’s SPIA Getzen Lecture to feature Journalist Cynthia Tucker
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Cynthia Tucker will be the featured speaker at the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs' annual Getzen Lecture on Government Accountability March 1 at 3 p.m. at the UGA Chapel. Her lecture, titled "Corporations are People: The Corrosive Influence of Money on Campaigns," is free and open to the public.
May 3, 2011 | General News
How the death of Osama bin Laden will affect U.S. presidential politics and the economy
A number of faculty experts from the University of Georgia are available to discuss issues related to the death of Osama bin Laden, such as how it will affect the president's approval rating as the U.S. prepares for the presidential election in 2012, along with how the political unrest in the Middle East will affect economic recovery and rising energy prices. The following is a list of UGA experts available for commentary. Their contact information is included for your convenience. Please feel free to contact UGA News Service at 706/542-8083 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need additional assistance.
November 1, 2010 | Events on Campus
Isakson to deliver SPIA’s Getzen Lecture
U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson will deliver the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs' 2010 Getzen Lecture on Government Accountability.
February 9, 2010 | General News
UGA president competes in For the Love of Reading – CEO Battle
Michael F. Adams, president of the University of Georgia, is doing battle this month with the CEOs and presidents of Georgia's top universities and corporations to benefit a program that brings joy as well as literacy skills to young children across the state.
April 28, 2009 | General News
UGA experts available to offer commentary on President Barack Obama’s first 100 days in office
The following faculty experts from the University of Georgia are available to discuss a wide range of issues related to the first 100 days of the Obama presidency.