Higher Education

Houston Gaines via Twitter

Rep. Houston Gaines is taking on more responsibilities at the State Capitol. Gaines has been named Vice Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education.

Athens News Matters: College Degrees and the State Economy

Dec 4, 2020

New research shows that while having a college degree is good for your personal economic outlook, it also carries significant benefits to the statewide economy. Dr. Jeff Humphreys (Director of Simon S. Selig, Jr. Center for Economic Growth at UGA) joins us to provide insight on what those benefits are and ways to increase the percentage of college graduates in Georgia.