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February 1, 2016
4 UGA employees named Clarke County Mentors of the Year
The Clarke County Mentor Program honored four UGA employees Jan. 20 as Mentors of the Year during a breakfast program to mark its 25th anniversary.
As the Georgia General Assembly convened in January, Gov. Nathan Deal submitted his budget proposal for fiscal year 2017, which will begin July 1. The proposal includes equipment funds for a key capital construction project for UGA and pay increases for state employees.
While Georgia's economy will grow faster than the nation's in 2016, the pace of job growth in the Peach State will slow, according to the Georgia Economic Outlook report by UGA's Terry College of Business.
UGA will host delegates from 13 states during a summit that will shape national policies and programs related to gender equity and leadership development in agriculture.