Living West

Show me the Money: UWG recognized for affordable online Classes

          UWG has received a national accolade for its affordability in online classes. The recognition comes from SR Education Group, an online education publisher that was founded in 2004. The ranking factors in price...

 

A Local Tattoo Artist Pursues the American Dream by Opening His Own Studio

A Local Tattoo Artist Pursues the American Dream by Opening His Own Studio

Photo Courtesy Blackwater Ink If you do what you love, you will never work a day in your life. This old adage has proven to be timeless and true across many mediums. Whether it be art, athletics, music, engineering, writing, tattooing or any...

 

Harlem Globetrotters coming to the Coliseum

Harlem Globetrotters coming to the Coliseum

Photo Courtesy of JP Fleming On Mar. 2 at 7:00 PM the legendary Harlem Globetrotters will be performing right here in Carrollton. For the 3rd time since 2010, the Coliseum will be hosting one of history’s greatest entertainers in a night that...

 

A taste of Jamaica in Carrollton

A taste of Jamaica in Carrollton

Photo Credits: Kyzia Wint In December of 2017, Kadine Houston-Farr opened up Kay’s Jamaican Cuisine on Alabama St. in Carrollton, Ga. Originally from Jamaica, Houston-Farr relocated to Carrollton and wanted...

 

A Look Back On the Flight For Equality

       The University of West Georgia held the ninth annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. program celebration on Jan. 31. The 2018 program had many speakers at the event including UWG president Dr. Marrero, students...

 

Building a Tradition: One Match At A Time

Building a Tradition: One Match At A Time

Photo Credits: University communications and marketing The UWG Tennis team is preparing for their 2017-2018 season in what they hope will be another stepping stone in the program’s future.            Michael...

 

Local Couple Tackles UWG’s Mardi Gras 5K

Local Couple Tackles UWG’s Mardi Gras 5K

Photo Credit: Anna-Maria Palma         On Feb. 17, the Graduate Assistants of the University of West Georgia held the Inaugural Mardi Gras 5K at UWG’s Athletic Complex. The project manager of this event, Sarah McDaniel,...

 

Dressing to Impress

Dressing to Impress

Photo Credit Triston Armour  The organization Love Travels recently had their Belles of the Ball event which gives out prom dresses to high school students for free. With plans to expand to other cities and make the...

 

Campus career services opening doors for students

        UWG Career Services have been organizing job fairs and events for students making the transition to professional life. These events include customer service training and an education...

 

International Night 2018: UWG World Tour

International Night 2018: UWG World Tour

Photo Courtesy via Facebook UWG International Student Club Since the early 1980s, International night has been celebrating cultures from around the world as one of the largest culturally diverse events at UWG. The International Student Club,...

 
 
 
 

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