Press Room

August 2012

UWG Professor Ranked #12 in the U.S. by RateMyProfessors.com (8/30/2012)

Based on student input, RateMyProfessors.com ranked Dr. Greg Dixon No. 12 out of 1.7 million professors from 7,500 colleges and universities. More »

Glenn, Former NBA Player, to Share Lessons Learned (8/30/2012)

Former Atlanta Hawks Mike “Stinger” Glenn will share stories and some of the lessons he’s learned during a visit to the University of West Georgia on Sept. 13.

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Graduate Student Explores Georgia’s Musical Legacy (8/28/2012)

Much of Sarah Foreman’s summer was filled with music and stories. The University of West Georgia graduate student traveled to a half dozen communities in the state to help them prepare for a traveling Smithsonian exhibit New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music.

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Wolves Old and New Are Encouraged to Join in “The HOWL” (8/23/2012)

In anticipation of the 2012 UWG football season, West Georgia students are invited to University Stadium on Wednesday, August 29 at 8 p.m. to begin a new tradition with "The HOWL."

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President Sethna Welcomes Students to Campus (8/20/2012)

Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni and Friends of the University of West Georgia:

These are exciting times for UWG. Every day, more people are discovering the strength and diversity of our school – the place to explore a world of unfettered opportunity.

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UWG President Announces Retirement (8/15/2012)

University of West Georgia President Beheruz N. Sethna announced his retirement effective June 30, 2013, which will bring to an end a dynamic tenure of 19 years. 

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Go West for A Day Begins at UWG (8/14/2012)

For much of his time as a student at the University of West Georgia, local businessman Steve Harrison worked two — and sometimes three — jobs.

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UWG Achieves Milestone with First Ph.D. Graduate (8/1/2012)

True to its progressive spirit, the University of West Georgia (UWG) continued to blaze trails, awarding its first doctorate of philosophy (Ph.D.) degree on Saturday, July 28.

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