Fair Labor Standards Act Changes

Fair Labor Standards Act Changes

The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations governing which employees are eligible to receive overtime pay as non-exempt employees. USG employees are encouraged to visit our FLSA website for an important notice issued on November 23, 2016 and additional updates to follow.

MGA Recognized for Cyber Defense Education

MGA Recognized for Cyber Defense Education

Middle Georgia State University's School of Information Technology recently received official recognition as one of eight new National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. The program is jointly sponsored by the NSA and DHS.

UNG Nursing Impact in Dominican Republic

UNG Nursing Impact in Dominican Republic

A small group of University of North Georgia (UNG) nursing students stepped off a plane unaware of how their weeklong service-learning adventure in the Dominican Republic would shape their lives and the lives of hundreds of others.

Georgia College Lands First Patent

Georgia College Lands First Patent

When U.S. Patent #9,441,993 was issued it gave Georgia College ownership of Ken McGill's new theory: the "Conduit Bound Propagation Separation Model." The method will lead to the construction of a better flow meter to measure fluids in interstate pipelines.

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