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Center for Adult Learners and Veterans Prepares for Veteran’s Day

     The UWG Center for Adult Learners and Veterans (CALV) serves many non-traditional students, but especially focuses on military veterans. On Nov. 7 at 9 a.m., the CALV plans to honor veterans at UWG with a special Veteran’s...

 

Global Hunger Banquet Offers Perspectives of World Hunger

The Center For Diversity and Inclusion is hosting its eighth Annual Hunger Banquet on Nov. 8 in the Z-6 Lower Level.  The Global Hunger Banquet is a memorable and interactive event that showcases hunger and...

 

Higher Wages in, Benefits Out

     The Amazon Shipping Company recently raised the hourly wages of its factory workers from $11 to $15 on Oct. 2nd, 2018.        While this was great news for their employees, a simple addition to their message...

 

A YouTube Series Dedicated to Restaurants in Carrollton

     University of West Georgia graduate–Darryl Patton, knows a thing or two about finding the perfect spot to satisfy your taste buds. During his junior year Patton created a series on YouTube called “Where in Carrollton.”    ...

 

All Elections Matter

     Georgia’s statewide general election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Republican nominee Brian Kemp and Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams are among the gubernatorial candidates. Georgia’s candidates for the U.S....

 

Campaigning in Carrollton: Stacey Abrams Visits Cultural Arts Center

Campaigning in Carrollton: Stacey Abrams Visits Cultural Arts Center

     Gubernatorial candidate and Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams stopped in Carrollton on Oct. 25 for her “We Are Georgia” bus tour. The Democratic Committee of Carroll County held a fundraiser dinner and a rally,...

 

Police and Media: Department of Criminology Hosts Panel Discussion

Police and Media: Department of Criminology Hosts Panel Discussion

UWG’s Department of Criminology hosted a Police and Media Panel in Bonner Lecture Hall on Oct. 24. The Police and Media Panel discussed how complex the relationship between law enforcement and the media is. The panelists discussed this along...

 

Carrollton Mainstreet Unites Traditions

Carrollton Mainstreet Unites Traditions

     Carrollton Main Street hosted its annual blues festival this year with a twist. An estimated 2,500 people gathered in Adamson Square throughout the day to celebrate Carrollton’s first Boos + Blues + Brews festival, a new...

 

UWG Raises Over $600,000 in ‘A Day to Give West’ Campaign

UWG Raises Over $600,000 in ‘A Day to Give West’ Campaign

      A Day to Give West, UWG’s largest giving campaign to the university’s Annual Fund, raised over $640,000 this year.             A Day focused on donations made from students, faculty,...

 

Carroll County Child Advocacy Brings Awareness to the Community

     The Carroll County Child Advocacy Center exists to champion the needs of sexually, physically and emotionally abused children in Carroll, Haralson and Heard County through means such as prevention, intervention and collaboration.    ...

 
 
 
 

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