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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.