West Georgia Regional Update Shows Decrease in Unemployment Rates
The University of West Georgia's Richards College of Business has released the latest West Georgia regional update, and data shows that the U.S. economy continues to grow at a steady pace.
Dollars Making Sense: New Program Promotes Smart Money Management
A key to helping students understand financial wellness and embrace fiscal responsibility is highlighting the freedom that money provides. That's the basic premise of Dollars Making Sense, a new program being developed by Kim Holder, director of the University of West Georgia Center for Economic Education (CEE).
Business Students Inducted into Honors Society
At the Richards College of Business, spring semester wrapped up as 61 junior, senior and graduate students were recognized and inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma honors society. The ceremony was held at the University of West Georgia Campus Center Ballroom.
From Council Chamber to Classroom: Student returns to finish bachelor's, MBA
As an involved member of his local community and someone who at the age of 24 had already achieved the honor of being the youngest person ever elected to the City Council in his hometown, University of West Georgia alumnus Jonathan James had already accomplished quite a lot. But there was an item of unfinished business on his list--a college degree.
Adulting with your money: Event encourages students to use money wisely
Sometimes it's true what you read on social media: adulting is hard! That's why the University of West Georgia's Center for Economic Education, UWG MoneySmart and UWG's chapter of Alpha Gamma Delta teamed up to organize the "Adulting: Give Back, Get More" event, featuring speaker David Haygood of Sallie Mae.