Spotlights on COSS Greatness! 


Akiebia Hicks (MPA Student): Her presentation proposal has been accepted for the Mellon-funded conference, “Sustaining Diverse and Inclusive Communities.” The conference will be held on the Queens College campus on Novermber 13-14, 2017. They offer her a travel award of $800.


Rob Dial (MPA Student): He has been accepted to attend the Executive Leadership Program for Nonprofit Organization at UGA’s J.W. Fanning Institute. The program takes place January 7 - 12, and is an immersive program. It is a very prestigious program for nonprofit leadership and also a cooperative between UGA, Georgia State and Georgia Tech.


If you have student success stories that you would like highlighted in a newsletter, send them to Pam Hunt Kirk at phunt@westga.edu