Momentum Shift: UWG Linebacker Makes Football Field His Comfort Zone
Korie Rogers' life centers around momentum shifts. The University of West Georgia senior, No. 43 on the Wolves football team, has faced a great deal of adversity and change in his 23 years on earth. But none of that matters when he's sacking an opposing team's quarterback or causing a fumble.
Cheer Up: Former UWG Cheerleader, Coach Donates to Future Spirit-Raisers
Dr. Karen Clevenger returned to the University of West Georgia carrying a ceramic figurine of a cheerleader she'd owned for more than 45 years. When she left campus, she left the figurine behind, and now it serves as a symbol of the UWG alumna's generosity.
Brave the Elements: Chemistry Undergrads Reflect on Research Experiences
Two University of West Georgia students saw their futures crystallize before their eyes this summer while conducting undergraduate research in Colorado and Austria. Abby Denny and Perry Wasdin, both chemistry majors, embarked on adventures of a lifetime as part of the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program.
'Create the Wow': Sethna, President Emeritus, Makes Substantial Gift to UWG
Dr. Beheruz N. Sethna, who served as UWG's president from 1994 until 2013, has made a planned gift of $100,000 to the university. The funds will move the Beheruz N. Sethna Dean's Distinguished Scholar program toward the endowment level to be renamed the Beheruz N. Sethna Endowed Professor.
An Out-of-this-World Homecoming Celebration
Strap into your rocket ships, Wolves! Prepare you and your family to blast off for an "Out of This World" University of West Georgia Homecoming and A Day of Giving Celebration this October. Our galaxy-wide lineup of fun events for all will have you seeing stars!
BB&T Lecture to Feature Raymond, Founder and CEO of Raymond Insurance Group
Benjamin Raymond knows achieving success is rarely an easy road. He will share more about that lifelong journey to personal fulfillment during the next installment of the BB&T Lectures in Free Enterprise, hosted by the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia.
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.
I Trained Like an NCAA Quarterback for One Week
To showcase the incredible lengths student-athletes on the University of West Georgia football team go to in their efforts to be in peak physical condition, Colton Campbell - a member of the University Communications and Marketing team - followed the diet and exercise regimen of the team's quarterback for the 2019 season, senior Willie Candler.