UWG Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma Inducts 50 New Members

Honor, Wisdom, Earnestness

The University of West Georgia chapter of international business honors society Beta Gamma Sigma inducted more than 50 new members in a recent ceremony, with honorary inductee Rich Stinson – president and CEO of Southwire Company – serving as keynote speaker.

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For the past two years the University of West Georgia’s WOLF Internet Radio has adjusted from the norm and has hosted its College Radio Day event on campus earlier than the national date of the event. This minor calendar change might have seemed out of the ordinary for many, but for The WOLF, it turned out to be one of its biggest successes.

UWG's WOLF Internet Radio Wins Award for College Radio Day

For the past two years the University of West Georgia's WOLF Internet Radio has adjusted from the norm and has hosted its College Radio Day event on campus earlier than the national date of the event. This minor calendar change might have seemed out of the ordinary for many, but for The WOLF, it turned out to be one of its biggest successes.

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Ask any student at South Salem Elementary what his or her favorite part of school is, and you’ll get a quick answer – Mr. Booker T. Pug. Booker is a 3-year-old reading therapy dog who hangs out in the school’s media center.

Pug Teaches Reading: Ed.S. Student’s Therapy Dog Helps Boost Children’s Reading Skills, Confidence

Ask any student at South Salem Elementary what his or her favorite part of school is, and you'll get a quick answer - Mr. Booker T. Pug. Booker is a 3-year-old reading therapy dog who hangs out in the school's media center.

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A University of West Georgia alumnus who has reached the top of his chosen industry returned to campus recently to share the philosophies that led to his success. David Amerson was recently the keynote speaker for the Merryl and Hardy McCalman Executive Roundtable, an event hosted by the Richards College of Business.

Remember the 'Why': Alum, CEO Returns to Campus for McCalman Roundtable

A University of West Georgia alumnus who has reached the top of his chosen industry returned to campus recently to share the philosophies that led to his success. David Amerson was recently the keynote speaker for the Merryl and Hardy McCalman Executive Roundtable, an event hosted by the Richards College of Business.

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Taking her hard work and dedication to a new level, Neriah Ethridge, a 2018 graduate from the University of West Georgia, paved the way for her career using resources provided her in her UWG experience. Etheridge is now part of the iHeart Radio team in Atlanta, following her dream of working in radio and digital media.

Taking A Leap of Faith: Graduate follows her destiny

Taking her hard work and dedication to a new level, Neriah Ethridge, a 2018 graduate from the University of West Georgia, paved the way for her career using resources provided her in her UWG experience. Etheridge is now part of the iHeart Radio team in Atlanta, following her dream of working in radio and digital media.

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Dr. Jeong Seong is putting the University of West Georgia’s geosciences department “on the map” with a grant-funded project designed to investigate and catalog Georgia’s changing environment.

Mapping Georgia: UWG Geosciences Charts the State

Dr. Jeong Seong is putting the University of West Georgia's geosciences department "on the map" with a grant-funded project designed to investigate and catalog Georgia's changing environment.

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The vision of Roy Richards Sr. Hall at the University of West Georgia is one step closer to becoming a reality. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp last Friday signed the state’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget, including the issuance of $14.9 million in bonds to fund the construction of the building to house the Richards College of Business at UWG.

UWG Receives Funding for Construction of Richards Hall

The vision of Roy Richards Sr. Hall at the University of West Georgia is one step closer to becoming a reality. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp last Friday signed the state's Fiscal Year 2020 budget, including the issuance of $14.9 million in bonds to fund the construction of the building to house the Richards College of Business at UWG.

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The average American spends at least 12 years in school learning “the three Rs” – reading, (w)riting and (a)rithmetic. But University of West Georgia alumna Andrea Laubstein wonders how much they learn about themselves?

Children of Zen: Alumna Touts Benefits of Yoga in Early Childhood Development

The average American spends at least 12 years in school learning "the three Rs" - reading, (w)riting and (a)rithmetic. But University of West Georgia alumna Andrea Laubstein wonders how much they learn about themselves?

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The University of West Georgia conferred more than 1,300 degrees during two Commencement ceremonies Thursday, with keynote speaker Roy Richards Jr. encouraging students to “put [their] ambitions to work.”

Crossing the Finish Line: UWG Confers 1,300 Degrees in Spring Ceremony

The University of West Georgia conferred more than 1,300 degrees during two Commencement ceremonies Thursday, with keynote speaker Roy Richards Jr. encouraging students to "put [their] ambitions to work."

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The UWG cheer program has sustained a dynasty since 2001, when former coach Sherry Cooney took a program that faced numerous challenges and shaped it into a national contender that has now reached 24 championships at the UCA Nationals.

Cheer Dynasty Holds Strong

The UWG cheer program has sustained a dynasty since 2001, when former coach Sherry Cooney took a program that faced numerous challenges and shaped it into a national contender that has now reached 24 championships at the UCA Nationals.

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Work that began last year to gain a cultural understanding of the University of West Georgia’s campus reached another milestone Monday, with numerous community partners meeting with university representatives to discuss the project’s progress and future.

UWG Working with Community Partners on Bonner Cemetery Plan

Work that began last year to gain a cultural understanding of the University of West Georgia's campus reached another milestone Monday, with numerous community partners meeting with university representatives to discuss the project's progress and future.

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The University of West Georgia will close out the 2018-19 academic year with its spring commencement on Thursday, May 9.

Closing the Books on 2018-19: UWG to Celebrate Spring Commencement

The University of West Georgia will close out the 2018-19 academic year with its spring commencement on Thursday, May 9.

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When it comes to leveraging his expertise and interests into a career, one University of West Georgia graduate really knocks it out of the park.

Training Ground: UWG Alumnus Launches App Connecting Youth, NCAA Athletes

When it comes to leveraging his expertise and interests into a career, one University of West Georgia graduate really knocks it out of the park.

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