“If you arrived here at UWG finished, there was no need for you to come,” Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington began. “Let’s allow ourselves not to be finished but to be explorists—take risks, say the unsaid, trust intent and name impact, prepare and engage in conflict and discomfort. There may be some challenges. But honest dialogue will take us to deeper levels of understanding and acceptance.”  

The Road Less Traveled: The Intersection of Religion with Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

"If you arrived here at UWG finished, there was no need for you to come," Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington began. "Let's allow ourselves not to be finished but to be explorist--take risks, say the unsaid, trust intent and name impact, prepare and engage in conflict and discomfort. There may be some challenges. But honest dialogue will take us to deeper levels of understanding and acceptance."  

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The University of West Georgia’s Department of Publications and Printing once again bested hundreds of its peers at the annual Printing and Imaging Association of Georgia’s (PIAG) ImPRESS 2017 Showcase and Print Celebration. The office walked away with six print excellence awards, including the overall Top Notch Award for having the most winning entries in its size division.

Fine Print: UWG wins Six Print Excellence Awards in Statewide Competition

The University of West Georgia's Department of Publications and Printing once again bested hundreds of its peers at the annual Printing and Imaging Association of Georgia's (PIAG) ImPRESS 2017 Showcase and Print Celebration. The office walked away with six print excellence awards, including the overall Top Notch Award for having the most winning entries in its size division.

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For Blake Ricaud, receiving a presidential scholarship from the University of West Georgia signified a strong bond between him and the university - one that stirred him to work harder.

UWG Presidential Scholarship Gala raises $183,000

For Blake Ricaud, receiving a presidential scholarship from the University of West Georgia signified a strong bond between him and the university - one that stirred him to work harder.

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The University of West Georgia has been recognized among the nation’s top universities in meeting student needs, and its business, nursing and education programs have been included among the country’s most effective in a new publication from Colleges of Distinction.

UWG Recognized as a National College of Distinction

The University of West Georgia has been recognized among the nation's top universities in meeting student needs, and its business, nursing and education programs have been included among the country's most effective in a new publication from Colleges of Distinction.

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Minutes after the Constitution was ratified in 1787, Founding Father Ben Franklin went to the nearby tavern. The joke of that time was that the women who worked there knew more about politics than anyone. One of the women asked him, “So what do we have—a monarchy or a republic?” Franklin responded with, “A republic, if you can keep it.”

A Constitution, If You Can Keep It

Minutes after the Constitution was ratified in 1787, Founding Father Ben Franklin went to the nearby tavern. The joke of that time was that the women who worked there knew more about politics than anyone. One of the women asked him, "So what do we have--a monarchy or a republic?" Franklin responded with, "A republic, if you can keep it."

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