A project that has been two years in the making is finally coming to fruition as Southwire launches Carrollton’s first-ever bike sharing program with the help of Tanner Health System and students in the first cohort of the University of West Georgia (UWG) Southwire Sustainable Business Honors (SSBH) Program.

Student Project Grows Wheels

A project that has been two years in the making is finally coming to fruition as Southwire launches Carrollton's first-ever bike sharing program with the help of Tanner Health System and students in the first cohort of the University of West Georgia (UWG) Southwire Sustainable Business Honors (SSBH) Program.

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Once again, the University of West Georgia’s Richards College of Business continues to showcase their dedication to excellence as the college’s business and accounting accreditation has been extended for another five years by AACSB International.

UWG's Richards College of Business Extends AACSB Accreditation

Once again, the University of West Georgia's Richards College of Business continues to showcase their dedication to excellence as the college's business and accounting accreditation has been extended for another five years by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.

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The University of West Georgia’s Richards College of Business recently featured David Daniels, owner and operator of Chick-fil-A in Carrollton, who lectured on his secrets to success as the most recent installment of the BB&T Lectures in Free Enterprise. The series is a vital part of the Richards College of Business learning experience.

Leading by Serving Others: BB&T Lecture Series Features David Daniels

The University of West Georgia's Richards College of Business recently featured David Daniels, owner and operator of Chick-fil-A in Carrollton, who lectured on his secrets to success as the most recent installment of the BB&T Lectures in Free Enterprise. The series is a vital part of the Richards College of Business learning experience.

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College students came for the free pizza but stayed for the helpful tips shared by Dr. Heather Bono and Dr. William J. Smith at the Penny Pinching Ph.D.s seminar recently held in Row Hall and hosted by economics professor Kim Holder and Kendall McCamy of the department of Financial Aid. Bono and Smith shared their insight on money management and saving money wisely.

10 Tips from Penny Pinching Ph.D.s

College students came for the free pizza but stayed for the helpful tips shared by Dr. Heather Bono and Dr. William J. Smith at the Penny Pinching Ph.D.s seminar recently held in Row Hall and hosted by economics professor Kim Holder and Kendall McCamy of the department of Financial Aid. Bono and Smith shared their insight on money management and saving money wisely.

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As redshirt freshman at the University of West Georgia, Tyrell Adams listened as scouts told him he didn't have what it took to play professional football. Agents told him his size and choice of college pretty much blocked him from playing in the NFL. But they didn't know Adams and the fervent determination that eventually earned him a spot throwing off blocks on the active roster of the Oakland Raiders.

Adams sidesteps blocks in drive for NFL career

As redshirt freshman at the University of West Georgia, Tyrell Adams listened as scouts told him he didn't have what it took to play professional football. Agents told him his size and choice of college pretty much blocked him from playing in the NFL. But they didn't know Adams and the fervent determination that eventually earned him a spot throwing off blocks on the active roster of the Oakland Raiders.

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