UWG Alumna Nominated for LifeChanger of the Year Award
From giving cultural lessons to joining their lunch table conversation, Jennifer Schelp has no limitations for providing her students with the best educational experience possible.
Game-Changer: Stones Establish Ongoing Sponsorship of UWG Marching Band
University of West Georgia students in the UWG Marching Band face a difficult choice as they progress closer toward graduation. Do these upperclassmen stay in the band - sacrificing Saturdays in the fall and countless hours through the week for rehearsal - or leave the band to focus on their more rigorous course loads and part-time jobs that allow them to stay in school?
An American in Paris: UWG Grad Secures Scholarship to Continue Studying in France
Every week, Ethan Brown rides a bullet train from his apartment in Paris, France, to a city approximately 144 miles northeast of the Eiffel Tower. It's in that city - Roubaix, six miles from the Belgian border - that Brown is studying to become a better businessman, having laid a solid foundation in the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia.
Master of Puppets: Alumna Delves into World of Puppetry
Yanique Leonard is living every '80s baby's dream - not to mention the other generations of fans fascinated by Jim Henson's cult classic "The Dark Crystal." As collections manager at the Center for Puppetry Arts, Leonard, a University of West Georgia alumna, works closely with more than 50 items from the 1982 movie that includes sketches, prototypes and - of course - puppets.