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David Meyers works in the area of youth leadership with a focus on supporting youth in foster care and the families and institutions that serve them. For the last three years, Meyers has led youth and foster family projects, including Embark, Embrace, CollegeBound, and Near Peer. He is also an adjunct faculty member in the School of Social Work.
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Athens, Ga. — Cyekeia Lee of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) will present a lecture on January 22 at 10 a.m. in the UGA Chapel entitled Understanding Youth Homelessness on College Campuses. She will discuss ways that higher educational institutions and communities can support these young people.
NOTE: REPORT is available at Reimagining Education 2014: The Albany-Dougherty County Education Collaborative
Albany, GA — Following a six-month study of PK-16 education in Albany-Dougherty County, the University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning Institute and Carl Vinson Institute presented their findings on Thursday evening, December 11.
Athens, Ga. – The J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development at the University of Georgia has appointed 17 leaders from across the state to serve on its new advisory board.
The board will help guide the strategic direction of the Institute in fulfilling its mission of strengthening communities and organizations through leadership development, training and education.