Participating in the American Democracy Project: UWG is ALL IN for Constitution Day
The University of West Georgia has accepted the challenge to be all in. To celebrate Constitution Day and to kick off its participation in the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge, UWG will hold an inaugural reading of the Constitution Monday, Sept. 17, outside East Commons, beginning at noon.
Serving the Community: College of Social Sciences Continues to Give Back
The College of Social Sciences at the University of West Georgia continued its community outreach efforts recently, holding its annual Event for Impact: Serving Humanity and Doing Public Good Service Day.
2+2 Equals Mass Comm: New Partnership Offers Opportunity for a Degree in Mass Communications with PR Concentration
Under a new agreement between UWG and GHC, students who complete an associate degree in communications at GHC then have the opportunity to seamlessly transfer to UWG and complete a bachelor's degree in mass communications major with a concentration in public relations.
Ending the Stigma: UWG programs work to diminish spiral of mental illness
Imagine a village situated near the edge of a cliff. Despite parental warnings, children in the village play near the edge, and despite fencing, some accidentally fall to their deaths. Village residents come together and pledge to raise funds to solve the problem, choosing to build a new hospital at the bottom of the cliff. That illustration is how UWG's Dr. Mark Kunkel describes the state of mental health in the United States today.
Going Beyond Borders: Alum Making a Difference in the Lives of Women and Children in Developing Countries
Quencina Gardner has been busy since she attended the University of West Georgia. Inspired by her professors, Gardner began her service to humanity, even while still a student.