Two University of West Georgia nursing professors, Shelly Crager and Dr. Kelly Dyar, were recently presented with the DAISY Foundation’s Award for Extraordinary Nursing Faculty.

A Team Effort: Prestigious DAISY Award Presented to Nursing Faculty

Two University of West Georgia nursing professors, Shelly Crager and Dr. Kelly Dyar, were recently presented with the DAISY Foundation's Award for Extraordinary Nursing Faculty.

Read more

The Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) at the University of West Georgia has been recognized as one of 10 nursing programs across the country named as a 2019 National League of Nursing Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.

Tanner Health System School of Nursing Recognized as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

The Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON) at the University of West Georgia has been recognized as one of 10 nursing programs across the country named as a 2019 National League of Nursing Center of Excellence in Nursing Education.

Read more

The nationwide opioid epidemic affects almost everyone. For young people planning to enter the healthcare profession, the crisis is of particular importance. Many such students will soon be on the front lines saving lives. UWG’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing trains its students in how to cope with such issues hands-on.

Aspiring Students Envision Futures in Healthcare

The nationwide opioid epidemic affects almost everyone. For young people planning to enter the healthcare profession, the crisis is of particular importance. Many such students will soon be on the front lines saving lives. UWG's Tanner Health System School of Nursing trains its students in how to cope with such issues hands-on.

Read more

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.

Read more

A faculty member in the University of West Georgia’s Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON), Dr. Delene Volkert, RN, CNE, was selected through a competitive application process for the National League for Nursing’s (NLN) yearlong LEAD program, one of three tracks in the NLN Leadership Institute.

Volkert Chosen for Highly Selective Program of the NLN Leadership Institute

A faculty member in the University of West Georgia's Tanner Health System School of Nursing (THSSON), Dr. Delene Volkert, RN, CNE, was selected through a competitive application process for the National League for Nursing's (NLN) yearlong LEAD program, one of three tracks in the NLN Leadership Institute.

Read more