Gov. Nathan Deal has approved $1.7 million in planning and design funding for the new building that will house the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia as part of the fiscal year 2019 state budget.

New Richards College of Business Building Enters Design Phase

Gov. Nathan Deal has approved $1.7 million in planning and design funding for the new building that will house the Richards College of Business at the University of West Georgia as part of the fiscal year 2019 state budget.

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Laura Richards knows a journey of 18 miles begins with a single step. Starting with a vision.

Visionary Laura Richards receives honorary UWG degree

Laura Richards knows a journey of 18 miles begins with a single step. Starting with a vision.

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Nellie Dunaway Duke was born on the 20th anniversary of International Women’s Day. That’s not a coincidence. Duke, 87, has spent her life working to improve the lives of women in Georgia and throughout the world, and on Thursday, she received an honorary doctorate from the University of West Georgia after speaking during UWG’s spring commencement.

Longtime women's advocate Nellie Duke receives honorary UWG degree

Nellie Dunaway Duke was born on the 20th anniversary of International Women's Day. That's not a coincidence. Duke, 87, has spent her life working to improve the lives of women in Georgia and throughout the world, and on Thursday, she received an honorary doctorate from the University of West Georgia after speaking during UWG's spring commencement.

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A record number of University of West Georgia students graduated Thursday, but Student Government Association President Joshua Lester challenged them to not let graduation be the climax of their stories.

Spring Commencement 2018: UWG Confers Record Number of Degrees

A record number of University of West Georgia students graduated Thursday, but Student Government Association President Joshua Lester challenged them to not let graduation be the climax of their stories.

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The University of West Georgia’s pre-kindergarten program isn’t your average child care center. It is a unique early education opportunity that combines faculty, student and community life.

It Takes a Village: UWG Pre-K Provides Unique Early Learning Opportunity

The University of West Georgia's pre-kindergarten program isn't your average child care center. It is a unique early education opportunity that combines faculty, student and community life.

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The Department of Early Childhood Education (ECED) at the University of West Georgia has won the 2018 Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award for Departments and Programs. The University System of Georgia Board of Regents award recognizes excellence in a department that displays strong commitment to teaching and student success.

Early Childhood Education Awarded Teaching Excellence Award by Board of Regents

The Department of Early Childhood Education (ECED) at the University of West Georgia has won the 2018 Regents' Teaching Excellence Award for Departments and Programs. The University System of Georgia Board of Regents award recognizes excellence in a department that displays strong commitment to teaching and student success.

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