Carnegie Foundation Recognizes UWG for Commitment to Community Engagement
The University of West Georgia has been recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for its institutional commitment to community engagement through teaching, research and public service with the Community Engagement Classification.
UWG to hold staged reading of Toni Morrison's "Dreaming Emmett"
The University of West Georgia Theatre Company and the UWG School of the Arts are excited to bring back to Carrollton Dr. Daniel Banks, co-founder and co-director of DNAWORKS, as the Michael and Andrea Stone Visiting Artist on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m. Banks will direct a staged reading of "Dreaming Emmett," a play written by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison.
Health Services Receives 17th Grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety
Jill Hendricks, associate director and patient advocate, and Ron King, lead health educator, at the University of West Georgia's Department of Health Services are in the business of protecting the pack.
UWG to Celebrate the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Week of Events
The University of West Georgia will host the 11th annual MLK Jr. celebration week to honor the legacy of the influential civil rights leader and activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Full-Circle Opportunity: Watson, Longtime UPD Officer, Named Chief
Forty years ago, Dr. George E. "Ned" Watson arrived in Carrollton, Georgia, to attend what was then called West Georgia College. As a music student, he always had a tune in his head. So when he received the news that he'd been named the chief of the University of West Georgia's Police Department, it was music to his ears.