Dr. Brendan Kelly, recently named the finalist for the University of West Georgia presidency, made his first official visit to the university’s campus in Carrollton Thursday.

Kelly, Next President of UWG, Visits Campus

Dr. Brendan Kelly, recently named president of the University of West Georgia, made his first official visit to the university's campus in Carrollton Thursday.

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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.

'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.

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University of West Georgia alum Ethan Stiles '17 knows the role that staying involved can have on your career success.

Thriving Under 30: UWG Alumnus Sets Records in Government

Ethan Stiles knows the role that staying involved can have on your career success.

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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.”

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."

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When Raequon Jones graduated from the University of West Georgia’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing in 2017, he had plans to work in Emory’s Nurse Residency Program, focusing on the intensive and coronary care units.

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.

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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.

'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.

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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.

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.

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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.

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.

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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.

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.

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