An Extraordinary World: UWG Hosts 9th Annual World Festival
The University of West Georgia's Center of Diversity and Inclusion (CDI), with support from the Department of Anthropology and the Student Government Association, recently hosted the 9th Annual World Festival.
UWG to Host More than 200 Scholars of Africa
More than 200 Africanist scholars will meet at the University of West Georgia for the 22nd Annual Conference of the African Studies and Research Forum (ASRF) during March 29-31, 2018. This year's conference theme is "Toward the Building of a New Africa: Weaving the Past, the Present and the Future."
Fifth Year in a Row: UWG named one of most promising places to work in nation
The University of West Georgia recently was named one of the Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs in 2018.
Four UWG students, alumni serving at state Capitol
Two current University of West Georgia students, as well as two recent alumni, are serving as interns in the state government during the 2018 session of the Georgia General Assembly. Bailey Bryant and Xavier Jennings are enrolled at UWG. Bryant, an undergraduate majoring in political science, works for Sens. Ellis Black (Valdosta) and Brandon Beech (Alpharetta) as an aide. Jennings, who's working to earn his master's degree in public administration after graduating from UWG last May, is a policy and legislative intern in Gov. Nathan Deal's office.