Callaway Foundation Donates to Richards Hall
A local philanthropic organization has made a significant contribution to the construction of a new facility to house the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia. Callaway Foundation, Inc., based in LaGrange, Georgia, has pledged $250,000 to the new building - to be named Roy Richards Sr. Hall after the late founder of Southwire Company.
UWG's Black Student Alliance Celebrates 50-Year Legacy
In 1969, a year after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., African American students at universities across the country held protests asking for changes to the curriculum and the hiring of African American faculty. That same year, at UWG, a group of students joined together to found the Black Student Alliance, which celebrated its 50th anniversary with an event on campus Tuesday night.
Actively Leading: UWG Professor Named National Representative
Being a life-long learner and advocating for their fields are two goals of University of West Georgia professors, but one has taken this a step further.
Financing the Future: UWG's CEEFL Hosts Lecture for Fraternity and Sorority Members
The Center for Economic Education and Financial Literacy at the University of West Georgia recently hosted an event to educate UWG fraternity and sorority members on financial well being. Members from all four fraternity and sorority councils attended the interactive event, with attendees playing games with financial lessons embedded in them.