'A Network of Philanthropy': UWG Alumnus Makes Contribution to the Building of Richards Hall and Establishes Scholarship
Jason Norton has always been an entrepreneur. Just ask his elementary school teachers. When he was in the fifth grade, Norton borrowed an Oriental Trading catalog from his mom and ordered a few items in bulk. He resold the toy trinkets to his classmates at school - with enough markup to turn a profit, of course.
Push Past Your Potential: UWG Graduates 900 in Fall Ceremonies
The University of West Georgia conferred more than 900 degrees during two commencement ceremonies Saturday, with keynote speaker Sen. Mike Dugan imploring graduates to "take a more holistic look on life."
Pushing Boundaries: UWG Nursing Alumnus Thrives as RN, Educator
When Raequon Jones graduated from the University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) in 2017, he had plans to work in Emory's Nurse Residency Program, focusing on the intensive and coronary care units.
'An Incredible Legacy': UWG Alumnus Bestows Endowment to Richards College of Business
Inspiration can come from unexpected places - and people. For Richard Woodruff, it came from two aunts - one who inspired him to pursue a career in business and one who inspired him to attend the University of West Georgia. Now, more than 30 years after graduation, the UWG alumnus has bestowed a significant contribution to the Richards College of Business Dean's Visionary Endowment Fund.
UWG Fall 2019 Commencement Set for Dec. 14
The University of West Georgia will close another successful fall semester with commencement ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 14. Interim President Dr. Micheal Crafton will confer approximately 638 undergraduate degrees and 281 graduate degrees at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Coliseum.
Thread and ReThread: UWG Business Students Pitch, Place Product in Local Store
The holiday shopping season is in full swing, and students from the University of West Georgia this semester received firsthand experience in bringing a product to a store shelf before Black Friday.
Where the Art Is: Alumna Celebrates Decade of High School Travel Program
One study abroad trip to France didn't just change Laurie Eurich's life. It set in motion a domino effect that would influence generations to come.