UWG Continues Third Season of The Other Night School in Carrollton, Newnan
The University of West Georgia School of the Arts (SOTA) continues its third season of The Other Night School. This semester's installments include captivating conversations with some of UWG's most knowledgeable professors.
Buried Truths Revealed: UWG's 10th Annual MLK Program Welcomes Pulitzer Prize Winner
Voices singing filled a room on the campus of the University of West Georgia Wednesday evening during the university's 10th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration and Legacy Program.
Enrollment Spikes for UWG Newnan: Courses Reflect Community Need
More of a good thing is better - especially when comes to helping students realize their unlimited potential. That's why the University of West Georgia Newnan is pleased to announce a 40 percent increase in student enrollment for spring 2019 over the same time last year.
The Physics of Achievement: Science Alum Finds Right Fit in Advanced Manufacturing
Mainstream physics news often sounds alien to our daily reality. From the very faraway to the very tiny, these strange and often mysterious stories overshadow the fact that physics is part of our ordinary lives. Few know this "real world" approach to physics better than University of West Georgia alum Joshua Harwell.
From Sidelines to Center Stage: UWG Cheer Alumna Stars with Cirque du Soleil at Sea
As a member of the national award-winning University of West Georgia cheerleading program and College of Education (COE) alumna, Taylor Jordan '18 has already conquered by land. Now she is making her mark on the high seas as an artist performing with the Cirque du Soleil troupe onboard the MSC Meraviglia.
LEAP into Action: Crafton Named Senior Fellow at National Organization
For the University of West Georgia, every year is a LEAP year. 2019 will see the growth of LEAP West!, a UWG offshoot of a national higher education initiative called Liberal Education and America's Promise, or LEAP. This year's "giant LEAP" will provide enhanced opportunities for students to become further engaged in practices that will transform not only their educational journeys, but their future careers and lives.
Two Online Education Doctorate Programs Ranked among Best in Nation
In new higher education rankings released, the University of West Georgia is listed alongside research powerhouses including Johns Hopkins University, Texas A&M University and University of Florida. Online-PhD-Degrees.com named UWG's College of Education as offering two of the nation's best online doctoral degrees in education.
UWG Online Programs Ranked Among Nation's Best by U.S. News & World Report
Students who Go West by going online receive a top-ranked education, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2019 Best Online Programs rankings released this week. The University of West Georgia earned coveted spots on the publication's lists of Best Online Programs, Best Online MBA, Best Online Computer Information Technology graduate degree, Best Online Education graduate degree and Best Online Nursing graduate degree.
Foreshadowing the Future: Theatre Alumna Directs the Georgia Ensemble Theatre
Laurel Crowe wears many hats, but not necessarily for dress rehearsals. The education director of the Georgia Ensemble Theatre (GET), Crowe acts as a teacher, mentor and administrator.
UWG Students Bring New Ideas to Employee Engagement Survey at Southwire
Few people graduate college having completed a project with a real-life budget and presented it to the leadership of one of the largest wire manufacturers in the world. But that's true for a select group of students in the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia.
UWG Partners with Achieve Atlanta to Support Student Success
The University of West Georgia is partnering with a non-profit corporation with a vision that all students educated in Atlanta Public Schools (APS) will complete postsecondary education and obtain the full benefits a higher education provides.
Tanner Health System School of Nursing Online Doctorate Recognized Among Top in Nation
The University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing continues to blaze trails in its rankings among reputable institutions.
'A Lot of Space': GreenCourt Donates Wealth of Cloud Storage to UWG
A Carrollton-based technology company is helping the University of West Georgia step into the future to preserve the past.
'A Passion to Learn': UWG Alum Returns to Get His MBA Online
When Troy Vollenweider was growing up, his parents lived so close to the University of West Georgia, they could walk to campus. As an adult earning his Master of Business Administration degree from the Richards College of Business, Vollenweider didn't have to come to campus at all.