Mission & Vision

Forever West Black Alumni text

The Black Alumni Network is the official affinity group for Black graduates of the University of West Georgia. BAN connects alumni and students with shared experiences to continue building a welcoming and supportive campus community. Get involved and make a difference at your alma mater!  


  • Attend our events
  • Donate to one of the Black Alumni Network focus funds:
    - Lillian Williams Scholarship Fund
    - Black Student Scholarships Fund
    - UWG Black Alumni Network Fund

Join the Black Alumni Network


The Black Alumni Network hosts a variety of events including our signature Homecoming Tailgate, mentorship events for students, graduation parties, and more. Check the Events Calendar for the most updated list of upcoming events.

Black Alumni Network t-shirt

Purchase a black alumni network t-shirt

Black Alumni Network t-shirts are now available online and in the UWG Bookstore. 

T-shirts are available in sizes small-XXX large, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the work of the Black Alumni Network.

Purchase a T-shirt


Pictured: Brooke Lane '13, '15

Brooke Lane '13, '15


Pictured: Greg Amadi '15

Greg Amadi '15

Vice President

Pictured: Rita Arowoselu '12

Rita Arowoselu '12

Vice President of Finance

Pictured: Dana Tzegaebe '15

Dana Tzegaebe '15

Mentorship Chair


Pictured: Brandon Stroud '13

Brandon Stroud '13

Engagement & Events Chair

Pictured: Armani Hansell '16, '19

Armani Hansell '16, '19

Fundraising & Scholarship Chair

Pictured: Vacant


Social Media Chair

Pictured: Shinice Johnson '14

Shinice Johnson '14

Compliance Chair