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!  

GET INVOLVED

  • 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

EVENTS & PROGRAMS

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.

  • Verzuz: Battle of the UWG DJs
    Thursday, October 21, 2021  |  7:30-10:00 p.m.
    Haley's Bounce House
    Learn More
  • Black Alumni Network Homecoming Tailgate
    Saturday, October 23, 2021  |  1:00 p.m.
    Learn More
Black Alumni Network Homecoming t-shirt

Purchase a black alumni network Homecoming t-shirt

Black Alumni Network Homecoming 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

 

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

MEET OUR EXECUTIVE BOARD

Pictured: Brooke Lane '13, '15

Brooke Lane '13, '15

President

Pictured: Greg Amadi '15

Greg Amadi '15

Vice President

Pictured: Rita Arowoselu '12

Rita Arowoselu '12

Vice President of Finance

Pictured: Vacant

Vacant

Scholarship Chair

 

 
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 Chair

Pictured: Alyse-Noël Hicks '20

Alyse-Noël Hicks '20

Social Media Chair