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Thank you Westy: Signing off

     Since August of 2016 I have had the pleasure of working with some of the finest individuals and friends I could have asked for while developing skills I never knew I wanted. Now, as our semester comes to a close, my time...

 

Enterprise Accepting Applications for Spring Internship Program

     Enterprise is taking applications for it’s Spring Management Trainee Internship program offered to students. The internship will provide students with real world experience and an introduction...

 

Local Chic-Fil-A Embracing the Holiday Mood

Local Chic-Fil-A Embracing the Holiday Mood

     The Christmas season is here and Carrollton’s Chick-fil-A restaurants are preparing for the big holiday. Through different marketing strategies, sales and planned events Chick-fil-A is ready for a busy season.    ...

 

The Burden of Debt: Not as Heavy as You Think

The state of Georgia has the fifth largest student debt burden in the nation.  With the total costs of tuition and fees coming to surface for spring 2019 many students feel the pressure and stress that comes along with applying for...

 

Center for Diversity and Inclusion Receive National Recognition

   The UWG Center for Diversity and Inclusion has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award.        This award was given to express the many ways that UWG brings the student body together. The...

 

Doctors Urge Vaccinations as Flu Season Approaches

Doctors Urge Vaccinations as Flu Season Approaches

     Local health officials urge the public to receive a flu vaccination as soon as possible and take precautionary measures to keep the illness away.        The dreadful flu season is ramping up once again...

 

Looking Ahead: UWG Unveils Proposed Master Plan for the Future of Campus

Looking Ahead: UWG Unveils Proposed Master Plan for the Future of Campus

   The UWG Department of Campus Planning and Facilities recently presented the Campus Master Plan in a town hall meeting, showing the proposal to students, faculty and staff, while also answering questions and gathering feedback of...

 

UWG Wind Ensemble Presents: The River of Time

UWG Wind Ensemble Presents: The River of Time

     The UWG Wind Ensemble performed their last concert of the semester at the Carroll County Performing Arts Center on Nov. 11. Dr. Josh Byrd, Director of Bands and Associate Professor at UWG, was the conductor for this performance.    ...

 

Student Government Association Emphasizes Student Safety with Safety Night Walk

Student Government Association Emphasizes Student Safety with Safety Night Walk

     Student Government Association Emphasizes Student Safety with Safety Night Walk        The time of the year is approaching where UWG hosts its annual Safety Night Walk. UWG is always trying to incorporate...

 

Learning Together: Connecting Veterans and Students

Learning Together: Connecting Veterans and Students

 UWG honored its military students and veterans with a Veteran’s Day Ceremony on Nov. 7th.        Held by the Center for Adult Learners and Veterans, or CALV, the event gave the opportunity for non-military students...

 
 
 
 

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