Cheer Leaders: UWG Students Coach Youth Cheer Team to National Stage
When Spencer Gist was a kid, he had a trampoline in his backyard. He'd flip and flop on it all day, not knowing then that the skills he was learning would enable him to coach a team of cheerleaders to a competitive national stage.
'Real Talk': Education Collaborative Hosts Fourth Annual Summit
Founded in 2015, the Education Collaborative includes representatives from the University of West Georgia, West Georgia Technical College (WGTC), Carrollton City Schools, Carroll County Schools, Oak Mountain Academy, the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, and other organizations and businesses. Its mission is to build Georgia's workforce by ensuring every high school student graduates ready for enrollment in higher education, employment or enlisting in the military.
UWG Graduates More than 750 Students in Summer Ceremony
More than 750 students graduated from the University of West Georgia Saturday, with keynote speaker Daniel Jackson encouraging them to remember, "Your attitude determines your altitude."
Third Time's the Charm: UWG Retains Colleges of Distinction Status
For the third year in a row, the University of West Georgia has been named to the renowned Colleges of Distinction, an organization that recognizes institutions committed to individualized and engaging education.
Start the Celebration: UWG Sets Summer 2019 Commencement
As summer nears its end, the University of West Georgia will confer approximately 750 degrees in its summer commencement ceremony in the UWG Coliseum on Saturday, July 27, at 9 a.m.