UWG Career Services is always looking for the most beneficial ways to help students in their future professions. That is why they have decided to partner with the Metro Atlanta Chamber to help students in their search for future internships. The partnership between Career Services and MAC is a new experience, but it is one that the university is excited about because they are one out of 23 universities from the Atlanta area that was chosen to participate. This partnership will provide students with opportunities to be engaged in diverse and educationally challenging internships. Read more ...
University of West Georgia head coach Will Hall announced Friday morning that he and his staff have made adjustments to the original fall camp schedule, moving the majority of his afternoon practices over the next week up to 3 p.m. from 3:30 p.m. All practices will be open to the public.
The new-look Wolves, featuring a brand new white helmet, will practice again in just helmets on Friday afternoon at 3 p.m., with the squad set to move into full contact drills in pads for the first time on Saturday afternoon. That practice will also begin at 3 p.m. Read more ...
The University of West Georgia’s $16.5 million state-of-the-art nursing building recently won first place in the 2014 Build Georgia Award by the Association of General Contractors of Georgia.
The AGC recognizes general contract members and their construction teams for their outstanding performances on some of Georgia’s most extraordinary projects, and this year the Tanner Health System School of Nursing was amongst those projects. Read more ...
University of West Georgia President Kyle Marrero and Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs J. Micheal Crafton appeared on the award-winning talk show The Balancing Act® on Lifetime Television on Thursday, July 31 and Thursday, August 7 at 7 a.m. EST. The show is a national program that brings today's on-the-go women positive solutions and cutting-edge ideas to help balance their busy lives. The duo highlighted how UWG's online learning programs are making college more affordable and accessible.
“At UWG, it is important for our institution to continue its leadership role in developing and delivering innovative and flexible online programs,” explains Dr. Marrero. “The opportunity to talk about UWG's strategic initiatives in this area, the current and projected markets on the Balancing Act validates our positioning and more importantly informs prospective students of the many options and opportunities.”
If you’re a Parrot Head, you won’t want to miss A1A at the Amp on Saturday, August 23 at 8 p.m. A1A, the only tribute band personally sanctioned by Jimmy Buffett, was formed in 1991 and won a Margaritaville Records sponsored Jimmy Buffett Sound Alike Contest.
The concert is free.
Debuted to the community in May of 2012, The Amp at Adamson Square kicked off its first season with a variety of music performances. The tradition continues on as each year from May-September as Carrollton Main Street brings some of your favorite performers and musical genres as part of a free summer concert series. To see the complete summer concert series lineup, visit www.carrolltonmainstreet.com.