A Healthy Collaboration: UWG, Tanner Cut Ribbon on New Student Health Center
A tangible representation of the partnership between the University of West Georgia and Tanner Health System sits on a hill on UWG's campus. And last Thursday, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the official grand opening of the new Student Health Center.
UWG Alumni Couple Donates to Building of Richards Hall
Clint and Lauren Lee - - both graduating with degrees from the Richards College of Business in 2003 - have pledged to give back to the university where they met in the form of a gift to support the building of a new facility to house the Richards College of Business.
Eye on the Sky: Student Presents Nebulae Research Findings at National Conference
Undergraduate of physics student Lilly Matteson discovered bold, new opportunities when she decided to "Go West" by coming back east. Formerly dual enrolled at the University of West Georgia while in high school, the Villa Rica graduate attended classes out-of-state for a short time before she realized that UWG had opportunities that she couldn't find elsewhere.
UWG Professors to Offer Insight on Georgia Immigration
Two of the University of West Georgia's most renowned experts in history and political science will soon discuss their research on immigration. Dr. Steve Goodson, professor of history, and Dr. J. Salvador Peralta, associate professor of political science, will serve as members of Ingram Library's panel on immigration in concurrence with its exhibit, "Borders Real and Imagined: Georgia Immigration Politics in the 20th and 21st Centuries."
Keeping Wolves Safe: Protect Our Pack Marks Two-Year Anniversary of Launch
Few programs capture the University of West Georgia's collaborative spirit more than Operation Protect Our Pack, the community partnership that brings together the UWG Police Department, the Carrollton Police Department and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office to strategically align innovative safety initiatives across UWG's campus and within Carrollton and Carroll County.
Expanded Horizons: RCOB Team Finishes Third in International Competition
Students from the University of West Georgia earned the bronze medal for their research and performance an international business competition recently held in India.
UWG's College of Arts and Humanities Reveals Spring Dean's Signature Series
The University of West Georgia's College of Arts and Humanities recently announced the spring program for the Dean's Signature Series. This semester's listing features four events focused in theatre, foreign language and literatures, philosophy, and English.
From West, with Love: Four Alumni Couples Share Their Stories
Happy Valentine's Day! We're celebrating by sharing University of West Georgia alumni love stories and photos of Wolves who've met on campus.
Higher Quality of Care: UWG Plans Ribbon-Cutting for New Student Health Center
The University of West Georgia will celebrate the grand opening of its new Student Health Center in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 2:30 p.m.
Timely and Timeless: UWG Responsible Sexuality Committee to Present "The Vagina Monologues"
In celebration of womanhood in all its complexity and wonder, the University of West Georgia's Responsible Sexuality Committee will present "The Vagina Monologues," an episodic play written by Eve Ensler and performed by UWG students, faculty and staff, and community members.
UWG Alumni and Friends Offer Travel Opportunity to Europe
The University of West Georgia Alumni and Friends Travel Program offers an experience of a lifetime, allowing travelers to explore new destinations and cultures alongside fellow graduates and supporters.
Dr. Frazier's Opus: Retired Professor and Alumna Wife Establish Business Internship Opportunity for Music Majors
As a professor of music and director of the opera workshop at UWG for almost 25 years, Dr. Larry Frazier witnessed a vast ensemble of student performers achieve success as performing artists and teachers. He also saw them excel in the business sector. To showcase these similarities and the harmonies they often create, Frazier and his wife, alumna Mary Lynn, recently established the Frazier Music Major Business Internship Opportunity.
Showcase of Talent: UWG Student Lands Job During Southwire Expo
When Chelsi Weaver walked into the Southwire Internship Expo, she didn't know she'd be finding out what she wants to do for the rest of her life. But that's exactly what happened. Weaver, who graduated from the University of West Georgia with a bachelor's degree in business administration in December, attended the expo with her eye on landing an internship with the cable and wire manufacturer's sales department.
Remembering Dr. Mel Steely: 40 years in the classroom and a lifetime of contributions
"Dr. Steely was a beloved friend to the campus and to our community," said Dr. Kyle Marrero, president of the University of West Georgia, in response to the recent passing of Dr. Melvin Thomas Steely, retired professor of history at UWG.