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.

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.

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Dr. Adolph Brown

'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.

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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.”

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."

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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.

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.

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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.

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.

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