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2014 GSPA Banquet
The Annual GSPA Banquet took place Friday, April 11, 2014. The event was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Downtown Athens. The Georgia Students for Public Administration invited Fenwick Broyard to deliver the keynote speech on public service. Faculty and students were also honored and achievements by both from the academic year were noted. Student of the Year awards went to MPA student Amanda Newell and PhD student Justin Bullock. Professor of the Year went to Dr. Grace Bagwell Adams.
2014-15 GSPA Officers Announced
The Georgia Students for Public Administration announced officers for the 2014-15 academic year. Fellow GSPA members voted on the officers. The executive board is as follows: Emily Zier, President; Cameron Goershel, Vice President; Michelle LeBlanc, Social Development Chair; Sam Perren, Professional Development Chair; Shelby Devine, Treasurer; and Sarah Sheehan, Academic Development Chair. Congratulations to the newly elected officers.
PADP Graduation Reception
A graduation reception recognizing spring and summer MPA and PhD graduates will be held on May 9, 2014 at 12:30 pm immediately following the graduation ceremony. Guests of graduates are welcome and no RSVP is required.
The University of Georgia Office of Donor Relations and Stewardship in partnership with the UGA Student Alumni Council is hosting the third annual Thank a Donor Day on April 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Tate Student Center Plaza. The event is free and open to the UGA community. All UGA schools, departments and units are encouraged to participate.
Honors and Awards
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- Department of Political Science
- Apr 2014
- Department of Public Administration and Policy
- Apr 2014
- School of Public and International Affairs
- Department of International Affairs
- Apr 2014
Carroll, Deborah A.
NASPAA Reaccreditation Coordinator
Adams, Grace Bagwell
Visiting Assistant Professor
Major: Public Policy and Public Budgeting & Finance
Graduate school receipt deadline
Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA) and corrected copy of thesis/dissertation.
Sponsor: University of Georgia
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Final Exams will take place from April 30 - May 6, 2014
Deadline for May 2014 graduate students to complete submission requirements
Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).
2014 SPIA Convocation
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities.