Living West

New Club Looks to Build Careers in Criminology

New Club Looks to Build Careers in Criminology

From the Department of Criminology faculty members to any type of law enforcement, the Criminology Association is planning to host professionals who have worked in the criminal justice field in hopes that it will benefit their members with their...

 

The wait is over: Pita Pit offically opens

The wait is over: Pita Pit offically opens

On Monday, March 13, Carrollton’s long awaited Pita Pit finally opened its doors for business. The opening comes after nearly two years of waiting, planning and preparation by owners and UWG alumni John Crossley and Josh Pline.   The...

 

UWG Saxophone Ensemble set for a historic performance

UWG Saxophone Ensemble set for a historic performance

The wait is nearly over for the University of West Georgia Saxophone Ensemble’s historic performance of Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony. The first of its kind performance in the Townsend Center for the Performing Arts will take place Monday,...

 

Art Takes Over the Square

Carrollton’s Historic Adamson Square is soon to be transformed into an extravagant art festival. Carrollton Main Street in partnership with businesses in the area and the University of West Georgia are set to put on an art filled evening on...

 

Recent Water Outage Causes UWG to Collect Over 20,000 Water Bottles

Recent Water Outage Causes UWG to Collect Over 20,000 Water Bottles

The majority of the City of Carrollton, including the University of West Georgia, was left without water for over 40 hours on Feb. 22 due to the major leak in its water system. As a result, Dine West and Housing and Residence Life experienced...

 

A Grand Night for CASA

Carroll County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will hold their 16th Annual “Grand Night” fundraising event at the University of West Georgia on Saturday, March 18.  CASA is a national, nonprofit organization that promotes court-appointed...

 

Students Spending Spring Break Abroad

The University of West Georgia is sending 22 students to Ireland for a study abroad opportunity. These Richards College of Business students will have the chance to earn up to 6 hours of undergraduate or graduate credit during spring break....

 

Gourmet Jay’s Campus Kitchen

Gourmet Jay’s Campus Kitchen

19-year-old cooking sensation and sophomore Jason Hogg, student by day and a businessman by night, has taken UWG by storm with his flavorful dishes for sale. Hogg, also known as Gourmet Jay is a business management major, decided to start gaining...

 

Local church merges with UWG organization

St. Andrew United Methodist Church (UMC), in Carrollton GA, is in the process of merging with the Wesley Foundation at UWG. Church mergers are very common, but a church merging with a college organization is a very unique collaboration. Last...

 

UWG fraternity or just a club?

The Alpha Nu Phi house, which is located across from campus, is constantly mistaken as one of the UWG fraternities due to its given name. The Greek letters ANF stands for A Non Fraternity.   “People do compare us to UWG fraternities...

 
 
 
 

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