The University of West Georgia was listed in a recent Realtor.com article, titled America’s Most and Least Expensive College Towns, for its commitment to providing shows, sports events, performances and seminars to the community. Carrollton ranked nine out of 10 cities nationwide as the least expensive college town.
“UWG is proud to be an integral part of the local community,” said UWG President Kyle Marrero. “Not only is Carrollton a great place to live, work and play, it's a community in which all key stakeholders are working together to create the thriving, student-centric learning environment so critical to our future growth.” Read more ...
The University of West Georgia’s School of the Arts (SOTA) presents the fourth annual Imagine West!, where students from the disciplines of art, music, creative writing, film, and theatre will perform. Imagine West! amps up the arts for a night of prizes, entertainment, and fun for the whole family. This event is free to the public and will take place Saturday, September 19, at The AMP at Adamson Square with a student emcee to entertain the crowd. Pre-show activities start at 6 p.m. followed by the SOTA show at 7:30 p.m. Mark your calendars for a night your family cannot miss.
“Imagine West! is a great way for the community to see what our art's programs are all about,” said SOTA Director Chad Davidson. Read more ...
Lithia Springs High School has always held a special place in the heart of Jessica Ainsworth, a UWG alumna and current Ed.D. student. Her father worked at Lithia Springs as an at-risk teacher for 14 years. However, when she had to return to write a school improvement grant, she faced a challenge. Read more ...
The University of West Georgia is committed to providing relevant degrees that prepare students to contribute to their community, creating a better tomorrow.
The Master of Arts with a major in Sociology, offered by the College of Social Sciences, provides graduate students a path that integrates the findings of economics, political science, psychology, and history to prepare students for professional careers in a variety of settings, including federal, state, and local government agencies; not-for-profit organizations and community service groups; market research firms; and social service organizations.
The University of West Georgia and the Department of Art is hosting the 4th Annual Biennial Art Alumni Exhibition Thursday, September 3, through Thursday, October 1, in the Bruce Bobick Gallery and Gallery 2 of the Humanities Building. A reception will be held on Thursday, September 10, from 6-8 p.m. The event is free and the community is invited to attend.
The Bobick Gallery is open Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call 678-839-6521.