Mandi Matchett did not plan to follow in her mother’s footsteps. While she has always been close to her mom, JoBeth Matchett, their career goals seemed worlds apart.

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Daughter Interns for Mother in Computer Science

Mandi Matchett did not plan to follow in her mother's footsteps. While she has always been close to her mom, JoBeth Matchett, their career goals seemed worlds apart.

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To celebrate Nurses Week, the University of West Georgia’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) recently hosted a nursing alumni event for all nurses employed by Tanner Health System. Advancement representatives and nursing development council members also attended the event.

Nurses Reunite: Tanner Health System School of Nursing hosts reunion

To celebrate Nurses Week, the University of West Georgia’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) recently hosted a nursing alumni event for all nurses employed by Tanner Health System. Advancement representatives and nursing development council members also attended the event.

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Krystallyn Keith just wants to save the world. A former U.S. Marine and recent University of West Georgia graduate with degrees in anthropology and Spanish, Keith knows she can’t do that on her own, but that doesn’t stop her from trying.

The Interpreter: UWG grad translates military experience to academic success

Krystallyn Keith just wants to save the world. A former U.S. Marine and recent University of West Georgia graduate with degrees in anthropology and Spanish, Keith knows she can't do that on her own, but that doesn't stop her from trying.

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Calleigh Hitt didn’t see herself entering the medical field. Arts and literature attracted her the most while she attended high school at Holy Ground Baptist Academy in Carrollton. That’s before she found the right fit at UWG, enrolling in the College of Science and Mathematics. That’s where she discovered her unlimited potential with an eye toward medicine.

The Chemistry of Serving: Alumna Heads to Medical School to Continue Passion

Calleigh Hitt didn't see herself entering the medical field. Arts and literature attracted her the most while she attended high school at Holy Ground Baptist Academy in Carrollton. That's before she found the right fit at UWG, enrolling in the College of Science and Mathematics. That's where she discovered her unlimited potential with an eye toward medicine.

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One must be a jack- or jill-of-all-trades to have an edge in the entertainment industry. Candy McLellan knows that, and she certainly got the whole package when she made the choice to Go West.

Booked and Blessed: UWG Alumna Finds Success on Stage

One must be a jack- or jill-of-all-trades to have an edge in the entertainment industry. Candy McLellan knows that, and she certainly got the whole package when she made the choice to Go West.

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