Encouraging and Protecting Pollinators – Spring Garden Symposium

The Waddell Barnes Botanical Gardens is holding their annual Spring Garden Symposium on Saturday, February, 25th.  The theme is Encouraging and Protecting Pollinators and goes along with last fall’s National Planting Day focus.  We are proud to announce the presenters this year are all very well known in the horticulture world. Please see the attached Continue reading

Zika Virus Update for 2017

Last year, the Environmental Health and Safety Office kept you updated on the latest information concerning the Zika Virus. We will continue to do so through monthly posts on InsideMGA and the EHS webpage. The “10 Public Health Achievements in 2016 and Future Priorities” published by the CDC concerning the Zika Virus are outlined below. Continue reading

Texting and Driving Prevention PSA

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety In Georgia (GOHS) and Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) recently released a public service announcement (PSA) featuring MGA’s Sgt. Greg Mauldin.  The aim of the campaign is to educate drivers on the importance of driving without distraction and preventing texting while driving, which has become a serious problem on Georgia highways Continue reading

Water Conservation Tips for Drought

Due to recent extremely dry conditions, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) has declared Level 1 and Level 2 Drought Responses for many northern and central Georgia counties. Below are things you can do at home and at work to reduce your water usage: Reduce your shower by two minutes. Turn your water off while Continue reading

Transportation Security Agency Training for Eastman Campus

The Federal Transportation Security Agency (TSA) requires that all employees including those of other agencies or institutions who work at or visit the aviation campus in Eastman take the mandated TSA Training.  The training is required annually in the same month each year.  A TSA Inspector will report after the first of the year to Continue reading

Take the Survey for MGA’s International Fraud Awareness Week

Thursday, November 17th Thank you for participating in MGA’s celebration of International Fraud Awareness Week.  Please complete the short quiz and include your contact information by Thursday between 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. to be eligible for a prize drawing later in the day. Take the Survey for MGA’s International Fraud Awareness Week.

How our Conscience Plays a Role in Ethical Decisions – International Fraud Awareness Week

Wednesday, November 16th MGA’s participation in International Fraud Awareness Week continues with a short video today.  The video was produced by Dan Ariely, PhD, Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics at Duke University.  The 4 minute video examines how our conscience plays a role in ethical decisions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDFl9WKVp68&index=10&list=PLRk6tqWzeieUqgjeTXTRREyGNG_s9uu3Y