Press Room

December 2011

Star of Bethlehem Physics Presentation (12/13/2011)

The Star of Bethlehem, a multimedia astronomy lecture, will be presented Friday, Dec. 16, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Crider Lecture Hall. The event is free and open to the public, and suitable for ages 10 years and up.

More »

UWG to Train Gwinnett’s Future Principals (12/12/2011)

The University of West Georgia is working with the state’s largest school district to develop a corps of effective principals and leaders. Gwinnett County Public Schools recently received a $12.5 million, six-year grant from the Wallace Foundation to develop a “principal pipeline.”

More »

UWG's Williams Wins Award for his Book (12/12/2011)

Daniel Williams, an associate professor of history at the University of West Georgia, has won the 2011 Phi Alpha Theta Best First Book Award for his book, "God's Own Party: The Making of the Christian Right."

More »

UWG To Hold Fall Commencement (12/9/2011)

The University of West Georgia's fall commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 9:30 a.m. in the Coliseum. UWG wishes to congratulate its graduates and their families.

More »

Civil War Exhibit and Book Discussion at Ingram Library (12/6/2011)

Civil War artifacts and materials are currently on display at the University of West Georgia’s Ingram Library. The exhibit runs through March 2012.

More »

UWG’s Psychology Department to Launch Study of the Senses (12/2/2011)

The University of West Georgia’s Department of Psychology is currently studying people with synesthesia, a fusion of the senses.

More »

UWG Mourns Student's Passing (12/2/2011)

The University of West Georgia mourns the passing of Tiffany McGrue, a student who died on Thursday evening.

More »

Cowboy Christmas Rides into the Townsend (12/1/2011)

The University of West Georgia’s Townsend Center for the Performing Arts proudly presents Riders in the Sky on Friday, Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m.  No matter what age, you will enjoy hours of fun with America’s Favorite Cowboys.  Riders in the Sky are comedians whose wacky western wit and songs have delighted audiences from coast to coast.

More »