You hold your phone up so it can scan your face. It unlocks. You tap the icons to open Instagram, YouTube, whatever. You look in the corner of your phone to see that reassuring symbol that says you’re connected to Wi-Fi.

Get Connected: UWG Completes Multi-Year Fiber Ring Project

You hold your phone up so it can scan your face. It unlocks. You tap the icons to open Instagram, YouTube, whatever. You look in the corner of your phone to see that reassuring symbol that says you're connected to Wi-Fi.

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The University of West Georgia’s Richards College of Business will host a speaker next month whose vast experience in the financial industry will offer unique insight and wisdom to those in attendance.

UWG's BB&T Lecture to Feature King, CEO of Truist

The University of West Georgia's Richards College of Business will host a speaker next month whose vast experience in the financial industry will offer unique insight and wisdom to those in attendance.

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The University of West Georgia Theatre Company begins the second half of its Rise Above season with a gripping story of prejudice and fighting against racism with “Blood at the Root,” written by Dominique Morisseau.

UWG Theatre Company Presents "Blood at the Root"

The University of West Georgia Theatre Company begins the second half of its Rise Above season with a gripping story of prejudice and fighting against racism with "Blood at the Root," written by Dominique Morisseau.

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Nearly 60 students from six high schools across the state gathered in the University of West Georgia’s Pafford Building recently to compete in the Second Annual West Georgia High School Ethics Bowl.

UWG Hosts Second Annual West Georgia High School Ethics Bowl

Nearly 60 students from six high schools across the state gathered in the University of West Georgia's Pafford Building recently to compete in the Second Annual West Georgia High School Ethics Bowl.

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Dr. Susana Velez-Castrillon, associate professor in the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia, is conducting research on the topic of food deserts in Carroll County and the impact they have on communities.

Access to Fresh Food: Professor Researches Food Deserts in Surrounding Communities

Dr. Susana Velez-Castrillon, associate professor in the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia, is conducting research on the topic of food deserts in Carroll County and the impact they have on communities.

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The University of West Georgia’s 2020 Spring Book Discussion features award-winning Atlanta writer Tayari Jones, the author of “An American Marriage.” Jones will speak on Wednesday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m. in UWG’s Campus Center Ballroom.  This event, which will include a reception and book signing, is free and open to the public.

UWG to Host a Reading and Conversation with Tayari Jones, author of "An American Marriage"

The University of West Georgia's 2020 Spring Book Discussion features award-winning Atlanta writer Tayari Jones, the author of "An American Marriage." Jones will speak on Wednesday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m. in UWG's Campus Center Ballroom. This event, which will include a reception and book signing, is free and open to the public.

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The University of West Georgia Alumni and Friends Travel Program embarks on a new travel opportunity on June 19, 2020. The group will be taking an 11-day river cruise of Eastern Europe that will span over five countries. And if you book by Feb. 29, your airfare is free from Atlanta.

Setting Sail: UWG Alumni and Friends Travel Program Plans River Cruise through Eastern Europe

The University of West Georgia Alumni and Friends Travel Program embarks on a new travel opportunity on June 19, 2020. The group will be taking an 11-day river cruise of Eastern Europe that will span over five countries. And if you book by Feb. 29, your airfare is free from Atlanta.

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Sarah Gross, a health and community wellness major in the University of West Georgia’s College of Education, has been named the university’s 2020 Academic Recognition Day Scholar.

Gross Named UWG's 2020 Academic Recognition Day Scholar

Sarah Gross, a health and community wellness major in the University of West Georgia's College of Education, has been named the university's 2020 Academic Recognition Day Scholar.

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Real-world experience is an important component of academic and professional development, as 10 University of West Georgia student nurses recently had the opportunity to experience in San Jose, Costa Rica.

Nurses Abroad: Nursing Students Gain New Experiences in Costa Rica

Real-world experience is an important component of academic and professional development, as 10 University of West Georgia student nurses recently had the opportunity to experience in San Jose, Costa Rica.

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A University of West Georgia alumnus didn’t have the opportunity to study abroad when he was in college, but now, he’s established a way for current students to see the world thanks to a scholarship.

Change of Pace: UWG Alumnus Dana Pace Establishes Study Abroad Scholarship

A University of West Georgia alumnus didn't have the opportunity to study abroad when he was in college, but now, he's established a way for current students to see the world thanks to a scholarship.

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The University of West Georgia’s Freshmen Math Program (FMP) has won the 2020 Regents’ Momentum Year Award for Excellence in Teaching and Curricular Innovation.

UWG Freshmen Math Program Awarded Momentum Year Award by Board of Regents

The University of West Georgia's Freshmen Math Program (FMP) has won the 2020 Regents' Momentum Year Award for Excellence in Teaching and Curricular Innovation.

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The University of West Georgia hosted more than 400 students recently at its winter Preview Day, which serves as an open house to show prospective students and their guests the unique opportunities offered at the university. 

UWG Hosts 400 Prospective Students at Preview Day

The University of West Georgia hosted more than 400 students recently at its winter Preview Day, which serves as an open house to show prospective students and their guests the unique opportunities offered at the university. 

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