New Richards College of Business Building Enters Design Phase
Gov. Nathan Deal has approved $1.7 million in planning and design funding for the new building that will house the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia as part of the fiscal year 2019 state budget.
Big Data: UWG's RCOB Hosts Analytics Summit
University of West Georgia students who graduate with a certificate in data analytics can see the future - no crystal ball needed. These Richards College of Business students aren't time travelers or seers. Rather, they've learned how to gather and curate large amounts of data, identify patterns and forecast the future.
Farese, Nunn Speak on "Art as Activism"
When Nancy Richards Farese was a young girl, riding in the backseat of her mother's car during seemingly endless carpool rides, she'd read Nancy Drew books. Now, Farese considers herself a modern-day Nancy Drew who shares more with the classic character than the same first name.
Finding a Job is Less Work: UWG economist forecasts optimism on grads' job prospects
When University of West Georgia graduates turn their tassels on May 10, they’ll enter a stronger job market than those before them in the past decade. That’s what UWG Richards College of Business Department of Economics chair and professor Dr. William “Joey” Smith predicts. Smith’s department hosts the annual UWG Economic Forecast Breakfast, and he spends time outside of class following trends and observing the economic landscape.
Drama-free Workplace: Foster promotes directness, productivity in BB&T lecture
When dealing with difficult people at work, clinical psychiatrist Dr. Jody Foster has one key piece of advice. Don't get caught up in the drama. She should know. She literally wrote the book on it.