Living West

Off Campus Student Apartment Safety

The total amount of police reports for each off campus student apartment has raised a red flag to incoming residents. Only a handful of off campus student apartments, including The Orchard at West Georgia, The Brumbelow at West Georgia and Haven...

 

Carrollton Civic Women’s Club Honored with New Emergency Fund

Carrollton Civic Women’s Club Honored with New Emergency Fund

The University of West Georgia’s International Student Admissions and Programs (ISAP) has launched a new emergency fund aimed at giving international students a little extra help during a time of need.   Founded in 1968, the Carrollton...

 

UWG Holds Women’s Self Defense Classes

UWG Holds Women’s Self Defense Classes

The University of West Georgia is offering women’s self defense classes as part of the Rape Aggression Defense. The five-week self defense classes will focus on what is needed in order to keep women safe on campus and everywhere they go.   “The...

 

On Campus Jobs

On Campus Jobs

The University of West Georgia provides students with several job opportunities on campus that work best with their class schedule so they are able to manage both work and school. These part time jobs/internships allow students to work up to...

 

New Sweet Spot on Campus

New Sweet Spot on Campus

  The University of West Georgia has a new sweets shop for its students. Delights, an addition to Market Fresh Deli, opened at the beginning of the fall semester, and students are already raving about it.   “It’s been well-received...

 

Time to Ignite. UWG Homecoming Sets Off

Time to Ignite. UWG Homecoming Sets Off

    Homecoming week is finally here as UWG gets ready to host several fun-filled events. “Ignite UWG Spirit” is the theme this year and the school opened the invite to Ignite to students, alumni, and community members where they...

 

UWG Alum Named in Atlanta’s Most Eligible?

UWG Alum Named in Atlanta’s Most Eligible?

Atlanta’s Jezebel Magazine celebrated their annual ’20 Most Eligible’ issue release with a festival themed party, #JEZfest, in Piedmont Park on Aug. 25. A University of West Georgia alumni, Lewis Parks, is one of the 20 Atlantans featured...

 

New Project Offers Veterans Credit For Prior Learning

New Project Offers Veterans Credit For Prior Learning

The University of West Georgia’s Center for Adult Learners and Veterans (CALV), has launched a new project to get veterans credit for prior learning based on their Military Joint Services Transcript (JST). The JST provides documented evidence,...

 

UWG English Alum Honors Wife’s Memory by Supporting Gap Funding

UWG English Alum Honors Wife’s Memory by Supporting Gap Funding

UWG Alum J. Bruce Hildebrand (BA English ’73) has created a scholarship supporting gap funding at the University of West Georgia in memory of his late wife, Sarah McCray Hildebrand. Sarah died in 2007 at 51 years-of-age. Described by a lifelong...

 

Time to Imagine

Time to Imagine

Preparation for Imagine Music Festival in Atlanta is kicking into high gear with the festival fast approaching. From Sep. 22 through 24, 2017, Atlanta Motor Speedway will be hopping to the beat of EDM music coming from more than six stages over...

 
 
 
 

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