Audrey Baird, assistant director of Career Services, spent the winter holidays in New York City for a dream vacation. Shown here is the horse and buggy that took her through Central Park for a wonderful winter fairy tale ride.
* Each issue, In Focus features a photograph submitted by a UWG faculty or staff member of a subject meaningful to them, such as a trip, special event or childhood portrait. E-mail your photo and caption information for publication consideration to the Campus Chronicle photographer.
Kral Announced as Interim CIO
Kathy Kral, former associate director for user support services for Information Technology Services, began duties January 1 as the interim Chief Information Officer at UWG. MORE
Building Community Relationships
A partnership between a local business and a graphic design class at the University of West Georgia resulted in a new logo for Caney Creek Builders LLC and a $1,000 donation. Dr. Joey Hannaford, visiting assistant professor of art, assigned his graphic identity class the task of designing a new logo for Caney Creek. MORE
Job Expo Open to Alum and Students
The Department of Career Services at the University of West Georgia will host an annual UWG Job Expo on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom. The expo is open to UWG alumni and students and is a free event. MORE
Chambers Receives Award for Thesis
Helen Chambers, degree program specialist for the College of Education, received the Award for Excellence in Documenting Georgia’s History for her master’s thesis “From Community Center to Memory: The Oak Mountain One-Room School and Norman Rockwell.” MORE
Daily Report to Ease E-mail Mass
Are you frustrated with numerous All-Faculty, All-Staff e-mails received throughout the day? UCM would like to reduce those by offering the “UWG Daily Report.” MORE
Conference will Focus on Water Management
The university will host its second annual UWG Water Resources Conference on Thursday, Feb. 21, and Friday, Feb. 22, in the Campus Center Ballroom. Students have free admission both days including a complimentary dinner Thursday evening. MORE
WGTC Kicks Off Spring Semester
The West Georgia Theatre Company opens its spring semester with “The Exonerated” on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, the production has been called “the number one play of the year” by The New York Times and premiered Off-Broadway in 2002. It is also the recipient of the prestigious Drama Desk Award for Best Play. MORE