UWG Wolves Honored at State Capitol
The University of West Georgia 2015 football team and coaching staff were honored on Monday, Feb. 8, at the Georgia State Capitol. The Wolves were recognized on the Senate floor with the reading of a resolution that highlighted the team’s history-making season.
UWG Athletic Foundation Raises Funds Through Amazon Program
The University of West Georgia Athletic Foundation is pleased to announce its partnership with Amazon to raise funds through Amazon’s new philanthropic program, AmazonSmile. The program is an exciting new initiative in which the major online retailer will donate a percentage of its sales from UWG’s many alumni, students, friends and others to the UWG Athletic Foundation.
UWG Rises to No. 1 National Ranking in AFCA Poll
The University of West Georgia football team made history on Monday, Oct. 26, as the first Division II team at UWG to gain a No. 1 spot in the American Football Coaches Association poll. The team, under the direction of Head Coach Will Hall, remains one of only five undefeated teams in Division II football.
UWG Athletic Foundation Raises Record-Breaking $2.9 Million
The University of West Georgia Athletic Foundation, Inc. is proud to announce a record breaking $2.9 million for the 2014-15 fiscal year, an increase of 164 percent from least year’s $1.1 million raised. Donors nationwide expressed their generosity through gifts of various sizes. Two legacy gifts of $1 million each were given in addition to fundraising through individual donors, corporate partners, construction projects and naming opportunities contributing nearly $1 million to the grand total.