Some of the more than 100 print excellence awards displayed on the walls at Pub & Print, from state and national print competitions.


  • 2016 Top Notch Award
    The University of West Georgia’s Publications & Printing received the Top Notch Award for the most winning entries in the 2016 Print Excellence competition, Division I, sponsored by the Printing Industry Association of Georgia. UWG Pressmen Keith Harris and Carlos Olvera represented the print staff at the 2016 awards presentation in Atlanta recently. The glass award, in the shape of a flame, is on display at Pub & Print.

    Print Excellence: UWG Publications and Printing Receives Top Notch Award in State Competition

    Eight printed pieces from UWG were selected from among hundreds of entries submitted by printers across Georgia. Fewer than 10 percent of entries receive an award. UWG’s printing facility won six Best of Category awards and two Awards of Excellence for printing produced on campus. All UWG pieces were designed by University Communications and Marketing. Winning publications are:

    Fall Perspective Magazine, Development and Alumni
    Go West Student Mailer, Office of Admissions
    Accepted West Package, Office of Admissions
    Presidential Scholarship Gala Program and Invitation, Office of the President

    Two publications printed on campus for other USG universities, and one for local government, were also winners:

    Old Red Kimono Student Literary Magazine, Georgia Highlands College,
    Talon Magazine, Kennesaw State University
    Advantage Carroll 2020 Booklet, Carroll County Chamber of Commerce

    Award certificates are provided to the winning offices and departments for their partnerships with Pub & Print in producing the award-winning pieces. Entries submitted were printed over the past year. PIAG is a unit of the national PIA, the graphic arts industry’s largest and most prestigious state and national printing competition This was the 67th year for the Premier Print Awards competition.

  • 2014 Top Notch Award

    PIAG 2014 Print Excellence Competition Top Notch Award

    Top Notch Award

  • Front Page 2014

    UWG Pub & Print was featured on the cover of the March 2014 issue of the national In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association Magazine 

    front page

  • 2013 Print Center Award

    Winner of the In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association 2013 Print Center Award (See story below)