From Sidelines to Center Stage: UWG Cheer Alumna Stars with Cirque du Soleil at Sea
As a member of the national award-winning University of West Georgia cheerleading program and College of Education (COE) alumna, Taylor Jordan '18 has already conquered by land. Now she is making her mark on the high seas as an artist performing with the Cirque du Soleil troupe onboard the MSC Meraviglia.
Two Online Education Doctorate Programs Ranked among Best in Nation
In new higher education rankings released, the University of West Georgia is listed alongside research powerhouses including Johns Hopkins University, Texas A&M University and University of Florida. Online-PhD-Degrees.com named UWG's College of Education as offering two of the nation's best online doctoral degrees in education.
UWG Online Programs Ranked Among Nation's Best by U.S. News & World Report
Students who Go West by going online receive a top-ranked education, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2019 Best Online Programs rankings released this week. The University of West Georgia earned coveted spots on the publication's lists of Best Online Programs, Best Online MBA, Best Online Computer Information Technology graduate degree, Best Online Education graduate degree and Best Online Nursing graduate degree.
'Extra': Alumna is Georgia's Pre-K Teacher of the Year
Becky Thomas-Haden, a University of West Georgia graduate, was recently recognized for her efforts in the pre-K classroom when Georgia's first lady Sandra Deal visited Mulberry Creek Elementary School in Harris County to present her with the statewide Pre-K Teacher of the Year award.
Stranded in STEM: UWG's COE Hosts Fifth Annual STEM Competition
More than 100 students from area middle and high schools gathered recently for the fifth annual So You Think You Can STEM competition. The event, hosted by the University of West Georgia College of Education (COE), was themed "Stranded in STEM."