Letting Students Lead the Way: UWG Study Yields Amazing Results in Testing Inquiry Pedagogy at Local K-12 Schools
"I didn't know I could think like this!" Those were the words of one of Jessica Bohlen's students when he saw the changes in his test scores after spending nine weeks using Inquiry Based Learning in Temple High School's 10th grade World Literature class.
CBDNA Showcases Ensemble: UWG's Wind Ensemble to be Featured at the College Band Directors National Association Convention
The University of West Georgia Wind Ensemble has been selected to be showcased at the College Band Directors National Association (CBDNA) Convention in Kansas City. Chosen from over 40 submissions, the ensemble will be featured as the Small Band Showcase at the convention in March 2017.
Honoring Orlando Victims: Portrait Project Aims to 'Send Love into the World'
University of West Georgia Art Professor Erin Dixon and UWG alumna Justine Aldridge are two of 49 artists who were selected to participate in a project honoring the Orlando Pulse night club shooting victims who lost their lives on June 12.
The Making of a Monster: UWG alumna shares secrets of the special effects trade
The Carrollton Cultural Arts Center was bursting at the seams last Tuesday with students, faculty, staff and community members anxious to hear all about how movie magic is made from University of West Georgia alumna Dawn Dininger, who is currently lead fabricator at Legacy Studios.