Dr. Lama Farran, associate professor and program coordinator of the UWG College of Education’s communication sciences and disorders program, has been awarded a grant to be used to study mother-child vocal interaction in autism spectrum disorders.

Exploring Communication Sciences: UWG Professor Receives Grant for Groundbreaking Research

Dr. Lama Farran, associate professor and program coordinator of the UWG College of Education's communication sciences and disorders program, has been awarded a grant to be used to study mother-child vocal interaction in autism spectrum disorders.

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Serving the community and raising money for nonprofit organizations is a large aspect of Fraternity and Sorority Life at the University of West Georgia, and one sorority has shown dedication to their philanthropy this past year in a big way.

Wish Granted: UWG Sorority Raises $10,000 for Make-A-Wish Georgia

Serving the community and raising money for nonprofit organizations is a large aspect of Fraternity and Sorority Life at the University of West Georgia, and one sorority has shown dedication to their philanthropy this past year in a big way.

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Jill Hendricks, associate director and patient advocate, and Ron King, lead health educator, at the University of West Georgia’s Department of Health Services are in the business of protecting the pack.

Health Services Receives 17th Grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety

Jill Hendricks, associate director and patient advocate, and Ron King, lead health educator, at the University of West Georgia's Department of Health Services are in the business of protecting the pack.

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In its list of Best Online Programs for 2020, U.S. News & World Report once again ranked University of West Georgia’s online programs among the best in the nation.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UWG Online Programs Among Nation's Best in 2020

In its list of Best Online Programs for 2020, U.S. News & World Report once again ranked University of West Georgia’s online programs among the best in the nation.

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The University of West Georgia will host the 11th annual MLK Jr. celebration week to honor the legacy of the influential civil rights leader and activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

UWG to Celebrate the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Week of Events

The University of West Georgia will host the 11th annual MLK Jr. celebration week to honor the legacy of the influential civil rights leader and activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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UWG aims to teach students how to leverage their skills in many capacities, and evidence of that can be seen in alumna Jessica Reynolds. Reynolds works as the director of the Office of Downtown Development for the Georgia Department of Community Affairs where she is tasked with supporting commercial historic districts to ensure they thrive and succeed.

Creating New Perspectives: UWG Alumna Utilizes Art Degree in a Unique Way

UWG aims to teach students how to leverage their skills in many capacities, and evidence of that can be seen in alumna Jessica Reynolds. Reynolds works as the director of the Office of Downtown Development for the Georgia Department of Community Affairs where she is tasked with supporting commercial historic districts to ensure they thrive and succeed.

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The University of West Georgia strives to provide countless opportunities to set students up for success in their careers and lives after college. Alumnus Bode Brooks is an example of a student who utilized what the university has to offer and has become a successful news anchor as a result.

Working in the Spotlight: UWG Alum Finds Success On Camera

The University of West Georgia strives to provide countless opportunities to set students up for success in their careers and lives after college. Alumnus Bode Brooks is an example of a student who utilized what the university has to offer and has become a successful news anchor as a result.

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University of West Georgia alumnus Michael Browning ’13 knows the impact that education can have on your success. That is why he chose the education profession.

Stand and Deliver: Alumnus Works to Make Education More Student-Centered

University of West Georgia alumnus Michael Browning '13 knows the impact that education can have on your success. That is why he chose the education profession.

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Forty years ago, Dr. George E. “Ned” Watson arrived in Carrollton, Georgia, to attend what was then called West Georgia College. As a music student, he always had a tune in his head. So when he received the news that he’d been named the chief of the University of West Georgia’s Police Department, it was music to his ears.

Full-Circle Opportunity: Watson, Longtime UPD Officer, Named Chief

Forty years ago, Dr. George E. "Ned" Watson arrived in Carrollton, Georgia, to attend what was then called West Georgia College. As a music student, he always had a tune in his head. So when he received the news that he'd been named the chief of the University of West Georgia's Police Department, it was music to his ears.

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