Alumna Takes on YouTube
From no friends to 28,000, Ashley Sellers is your local social media influencer. With more than 7,000 followers on Instagram, 28,000 subscribers on YouTube, and over a million views on her channel, she has transformed from a lonesome girl to a social media sensation. She's proven that you can be your own best friend.
Former Prof Gives Back: Dr. Carole E. Hill Signs Anthropology Award
It was more than 45 years ago that Dr. Carole Hill worked at West Georgia College as an assistant professor and was instrumental in building a legacy as one of the founders of the university's anthropology program. Today, her legacy and commitment to UWG students continues.
Long Swamp: Life in the Etowah River Valley
With support from the Georgia Department of Transportation, the University of West Georgia Department of Anthropology presents Long Swamp: Life in the Etowah River Valley. The exhibit will travel to Native American communities throughout the Southeastern United States to share artifacts and research from this Mississippian Age site discovered in Northwest Georgia. During the tour, communities will be invited to share some of their own artifacts for display, making this a truly dynamic, interactive, and ever-evolving exhibit.
Breaking Up: The Ethics and Economics of Secession
The University of West Georgia's political science department presented the "Breaking Up: The Ethics and Economics of Secession" lecture where Dr. Jason Sorens, lecturer of the Department of Government at Dartmouth College, spoke to students about whether economical secession is rational or not.