UWG Granted STEM Funds: Spurs Minority Student Participation in Research
University of West Georgia's Dr. Satyanarayana Swamy-Mruthinti has received a $250,000 Georgia Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) grant from the National Science Foundation, providing 16 scholarships to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) students in underrepresented minorities.
Made of Diamonds: Dr. Benjamin DeMayo Receives 22nd Grant from Georgia Space Grant Consortium
The University of West Georgia's Dr. Benjamin DeMayo, emeritus professor of physics, has received a grant of $9,969 from NASA via the Georgia Space Grant Consortium. This grant will fund Dr. DeMayo's undergraduate research program, which is studying the physical properties of powdered nano-materials, in particular nano diamonds, and NASA's application of these materials in the space program.
UWG, Alum Share Lasting Chemistry
When University of West Georgia chemistry graduate Chris Crittenden '12, decided to "go west," he did not realize the impact it would have on his life. Meeting the love of his life, finding his passion, and taking advantage of opportunities, Chris spent his time at UWG making the most of his experience by creating lasting connections and impressions.
Integers Conference 2016: Spanning the Generations
Mathematical minds from around the globe recently congregated at the University of West Georgia to attend the math department's seventh Integers Conference. In keeping with this year's theme, Spanning the Generations, the four-day symposium focused on student research.