UWG’s commencement ceremonies will be broadcast live on Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

Friday, July 29, 2011

The University of West Georgia will hold its summer commencement ceremonies on Saturday, July 30 at 9:30 a.m. in the Coliseum on the Carrollton campus. Both ceremonies can also be viewed live online.

The ceremony will feature a commencement address by Lieutenant General John M. Brown III. He was Commander of the U.S. Army Pacific, headquartered at Fort Shafter, Hawaii from August 25, 2004 to February 1, 2008. He enlisted in the Army as an Infantryman in 1969 and became an officer upon completion of Infantry Officer Candidate School in 1971 where he was commissioned a second lieutenant of Infantry.