As the first female superintendent in the Newton County School System’s 150-year history, University of West Georgia alumna Samantha Fuhrey ‘00 has not only raised the glass ceiling for women in upper school administration. She has shattered it.

Community Interest: UWG Alumna Named Georgia Superintendent of the Year, Finalist for National Superintendent of the Year

As the first female superintendent in the Newton County School System's 150-year history, University of West Georgia alumna Samantha Fuhrey '00 has not only raised the glass ceiling for women in upper school administration. She has shattered it.

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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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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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University of West Georgia alum Cory Mosser ‘04 is introducing a new perspective into work environments across Atlanta. His innovative approach to creating an edible landscape for companies is changing the way employees spend their free time at work while educating them on sustainable, seasonal eating.

Edible Environments: UWG Alumnus Creatively Approaches Landscaping

University of West Georgia alum Cory Mosser '04 is introducing a new perspective into work environments across Atlanta. His innovative approach to creating an edible landscape for companies is changing the way employees spend their free time at work while educating them on sustainable, seasonal eating.

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UWG aims to teach students how to leverage their skills in many capacities, and evidence of that can be seen in alumna Jessica Reynolds. Reynolds works as the director of the Office of Downtown Development for the Georgia Department of Community Affairs where she is tasked with supporting commercial historic districts to ensure they thrive and succeed.

Creating New Perspectives: UWG Alumna Utilizes Art Degree in a Unique Way

UWG aims to teach students how to leverage their skills in many capacities, and evidence of that can be seen in alumna Jessica Reynolds. Reynolds works as the director of the Office of Downtown Development for the Georgia Department of Community Affairs where she is tasked with supporting commercial historic districts to ensure they thrive and succeed.

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