New Degree Added: Bachelor of Science in Social and Behavioral Health
The University of West Georgia has added a Bachelor of Science in Social and Behavioral Health degree to its curriculum. Approved by the Board of Regents in October, this new option fits within the institutional mission by offering a high quality undergraduate program that is in demand within the region and across the country.
Raising the Bar: West Georgia Alum Nominated as Luxembourg Ambassador
As an attorney and advisor to top Washington politicians, Randy Evans has blazed a trail around the world. His latest stop will be in Luxembourg as the U.S ambassador to the European nation as nominated by President Donald Trump. Evans, a 1980 alum of then-West Georgia College, has built a law career-including a partnership at Denton's, the world's largest law firm on the solid foundation he created while a student.
Pass Go & Collect $200: Sociology Class Uses Monopoly to Teach Important Life Lessons
A typical college classroom would normally include students sitting at their desks while a teacher lectures, and the students would be taking notes. In the classroom of Tiffany Parsons, sociology lecturer at the University of West Georgia, students are rolling dice, clutching fake money and trading properties. Parsons has utilized the classic board game Monopoly to teach her students important lessons about sociology.
Making History: UWG's First Organizational Leadership Graduate To Receive Degree
Yeme Thomas made history at the University of West Georgia's fall commencement ceremony as the university's first graduate with a bachelor's degree in organizational leadership.
The Night Howl: WOLF Internet Radio Recognized at College Broadcasters Inc. Awards
The WOLF Internet Radio howls at night to entertain students. Now, they have been rewarded for their efforts. The College Broadcasters, Inc. (CBI) 2017 National Student Production Awards gave the spring season of the Night Howl third place in the category of Best Audio Regularly Scheduled Programs.