Out of Africa: South African Emigrant Finds Success, Scholarship at UWG
When Jane Hawksworth was 8 years old, her family left South Africa and immigrated to the United States. Her parents wanted a better life and more opportunities for Jane and her two younger sisters.
UWG Alumna Nominated for LifeChanger of the Year Award
From giving cultural lessons to joining their lunch table conversation, Jennifer Schelp has no limitations for providing her students with the best educational experience possible.
Fall Commencement: Another Record Setting Semester in the Books
The University of West Georgia will close another record-breaking fall semester with commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15. This fall, enrollment topped 13,733 - a record for the university.
Building Science from Scratch: Computer Student Awarded for Work on Hackathon
Great things happen for those who go west. University of West Georgia undergraduate Tammy Lee certainly attests to that. This precocious computer science major recently placed third in competition at the Grace Hopper Celebration held in Orlando, Florida.