The University of West Georgia broke ground Thursday on a new student health center — the first of its kind to receive approval from the University System of Georgia.

UWG, Tanner Break Ground on Student Health Center: Innovative Project is First in University System of Georgia

The University of West Georgia broke ground Thursday on a new student health center -- the first of its kind to receive approval from the University System of Georgia.

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Katie Rubino loves math. Need proof? She keeps a graphing calculator in her purse. The Carrollton High School (CHS) senior is dual enrolled at the University of West Georgia for the last semester of her high school career, and she’s recently been named STAR student at her school, meaning she posted the highest SAT score in the class of 2018.

Best of Both Worlds: Local STAR student gets taste of college life

Katie Rubino loves math. Need proof? She keeps a graphing calculator in her purse. The Carrollton High School (CHS) senior is dual enrolled at the University of West Georgia for the last semester of her high school career, and she's recently been named STAR student at her school, meaning she posted the highest SAT score in the class of 2018.

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A historic run for UWG baseball - which included the team's best undefeated start in the modern era and Coach Skip Fite's 900th career win - earned the Wolves the ninth spot in the first national regular season poll.

Historic Start Puts Wolves Ninth Nationally

A historic run for UWG baseball - which included the team's best undefeated start in the modern era and Coach Skip Fite's 900th career win - earned the Wolves the ninth spot in the first national regular season poll.

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While Dr. Melissa Tarrant was earning her doctorate at the University of Alabama, she was employed by an

Revisiting 'invisible colleges': UWG staff member's research published in Journal of Higher Education

While Dr. Melissa Tarrant was earning her doctorate at the University of Alabama, she was employed by an "invisible college," a private institution with relatively open admissions policies and a relatively small enrollment.

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Students and faculty members at the University of West Georgia kicked off Black History Month with a compelling and well-attended Ninth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Marco Clark, CEO of Richard Wright Public Charter School in Washington, D.C., was the guest speaker for the event. Clark - known as

'Unapologetic': America's toughest principal shines light on UWG students at MLK celebration

Students and faculty members at the University of West Georgia kicked off Black History Month with a compelling and well-attended Ninth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Marco Clark, CEO of Richard Wright Public Charter School in Washington, D.C., was the guest speaker for the event. Clark - known as "America's toughest principal" - encouraged students to be "unapologetic" when it comes to their passions in life.

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Three west Georgia entities - including the University of West Georgia - have been awarded a nearly $74,000 grant for early language and literacy from the Georgia Governor's Office of Student Achievement and the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy.

CCEC, community partners awarded $74K grant

Three west Georgia entities - including the University of West Georgia - have been awarded a nearly $74,000 grant for early language and literacy from the Georgia Governor's Office of Student Achievement and the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy.

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