Callaway Foundation Donates to Richards Hall
A local philanthropic organization has made a significant contribution to the construction of a new facility to house the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia. Callaway Foundation, Inc., based in LaGrange, Georgia, has pledged $250,000 to the new building - to be named Roy Richards Sr. Hall after the late founder of Southwire Company.
Financing the Future: UWG's CEEFL Hosts Lecture for Fraternity and Sorority Members
The Center for Economic Education and Financial Literacy at the University of West Georgia recently hosted an event to educate UWG fraternity and sorority members on financial well being. Members from all four fraternity and sorority councils attended the interactive event, with attendees playing games with financial lessons embedded in them.
2020 Vision: UWG Hosts 23rd Annual Economic Forecast Breakfast
More than 350 business, government and community leaders from the west Georgia region convened at the University of West Georgia Tuesday morning to hear three speakers' vision for 2020 at the 23rd annual Economic Forecast Breakfast.
UWG Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for Richards Hall
The University of West Georgia broke ground Friday on what Interim President Dr. Micheal Crafton called a "life-changing beacon of higher learning." With Homecoming 2019 in full swing, the Richards College of Business celebrated connections at the highly anticipated groundbreaking of Roy Richards Sr. Hall, named after Southwire Company LLC's founder.
I, Robot: UWG Class Aims to Prepare Students for Tomorrow's Jobs Today
Two years ago, Dell Technologies released a report that sent shockwaves through educational institutions around the globe. UWG's Dr. Jeannie Pridmore - and the curriculum she teaches as an associate professor in the Richards College of Business - are still feeling the effects of that report, which asserted that 85 percent of the jobs that will exist by the year 2030 haven't been invented yet.