UWG Recognized as a National College of Distinction
The University of West Georgia has been recognized among the nation's top universities in meeting student needs, and its business, nursing and education programs have been included among the country's most effective in a new publication from Colleges of Distinction.
Ecuador Medical Trip: 10 Days Equals the Ultimate Trip of a Lifetime
The University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) provided nursing students a once in a lifetime opportunity to serve overseas on a 10-day study abroad medical mission trip, all while earning three credit hours. That trip in May changed their lives forever.
Where Credit's Due: Nursing Senior Thanks UWG for Successes
Part of the University of West Georgia promise is to provide new ways to enhance students' college experience and leadership development. This is done through a variety of services, programs and activities. Senior nursing major Ashlyn Summerlin is a perfect example of how taking advantage of these opportunities has helped her experience this promise.
Nursing students depict their work through art
It has been said that nursing is a form of art. Nursing students in the May 2018 cohort recently put their nursing skills on display in the form of an aesthetic art exhibit at UWG's Tanner Health System School of Nursing. Their assignment was to create something--a painting, a poem, a story, or literally anything they desired--to depict how they view themselves as professional nurses.