Master of Puppets: Alumna Delves into World of Puppetry
Yanique Leonard is living every '80s baby's dream - not to mention the other generations of fans fascinated by Jim Henson's cult classic "The Dark Crystal." As collections manager at the Center for Puppetry Arts, Leonard, a University of West Georgia alumna, works closely with more than 50 items from the 1982 movie that includes sketches, prototypes and - of course - puppets.
Transforming Lives: Newnan Residents Contribute to Major Renovation
New developments are ahead at University of West Georgia Newnan. Thanks to the generosity of individuals within the Coweta County community, UWG Newnan has made great strides in increasing educational opportunities for those who may not otherwise have access.
The Power of Relationships: UWG Alum Gives Back in Education
Going from mentee to mentor, Fredrick Bailey knows what it means to pay it forward. Graduating from the University of West Georgia as an early childhood education (ECED) major, Bailey has fostered long lasting relationships throughout his career as an author, motivational speaker and mentor.
UWG Homecoming: Once Upon a UWG
This fall, experience unprecedented enchantment on our University of West Georgia campus as we host our A Day giving campaign during Homecoming week! A Day to Give West - the largest single giving campaign in UWG's annual fund drive - will celebrate with breakfast on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 8 a.m. in lower level Z6.
Continuing Education at UWG: Offerings Grow in Carrollton, Newnan and Beyond
Marty Davis wants to tell you about continuing education at the University of West Georgia. He has seen its transformative power in the lives of students. At a personal level, he has lived it.