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'A Space Where Students Can Thrive': State Approves Capital Funding for Two UWG Projects

The state of Georgia has approved $4.4 million in bond funding for the University of West Georgia for two capital projects that will enhance opportunities for students to succeed.

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Aiming Even Higher: Former Armed Forces Member Makes UWG His Next Tour of Duty

It's never too late to Go West. At the University of West Georgia, adults who are ready to further their education will find all the resources they need to be successful. Through UWG's Center for Adult Learners and Veterans, nontraditional students like 25-year-old Matthew Vohun are soaring to greater heights.

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Shelter from the Storm: Small Business Development Center at UWG Helps Businesses Survive and Thrive During COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has doubtless presented difficult challenges for small businesses. Many of them have turned to the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of West Georgia for help.

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Cleanup Time: UWG Grad Transforms Brewery into Hand Sanitizer Production Facility

The late American television personality Fred Rogers said his mother always told him to "look for the helpers" during challenging times. When University of West Georgia alumnus Sean O'Keefe learned there was a way he could make a difference during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, he didn't hesitate to act.

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