UWG Student Named Truman Scholar Finalist for Dedication to Public Service
As the 33rd president of the United States, Harry S. Truman often spoke on the importance of promoting young leaders and envisioned a program that would encourage political responsibility. That vision led to the establishment of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation in 1975. Today, Rickia Stafford, a forward-looking political science major at the University of West Georgia, is a finalist for a Truman Scholarship.
Cleanup Time: UWG Grad Transforms Brewery into Hand Sanitizer Production Facility
The late American television personality Fred Rogers said his mother always told him to "look for the helpers" during challenging times. When University of West Georgia alumnus Sean O'Keefe learned there was a way he could make a difference during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, he didn't hesitate to act.
Sewing Machines: UWG's Costume Shop Makes Masks for Hospital Workers
Alan Yeong-Marcello and Nan Stephens aren't used to being idle. As faculty and staff members of the University of West Georgia's Department of Theatre, they're used to working under pressure. Today, they're two of the thousands of people who are coming together to help humanity battle the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Test Scores No Longer Required for UWG Applicants for Summer and Fall
In light of the cancellation of ACT/SAT and GRE/GMAT test dates because of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the University of West Georgia is working to help future Wolves by making an admissions decision based solely on their high school transcripts and academic GPA.