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Colton Campbell

Born and raised in Carrollton, Ga., Colton Campbell has always been a writer. After graduating with a degree in journalism from Auburn University in 2011, he served for more than five years in the trenches of print journalism before starting a career as a communications specialist in higher education. In his current role at the University of West Georgia as Director of Strategic Communications, Colton develops and manages a comprehensive communications strategy for the university, while also leading the daily activities of the UCM communications team.

UWG Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for First-Ever NPHC Garden

UWG leaders strike the ground during the ceremony. Former UWG President Dr. Kyle Marrero (second from right) returned from his current...

UWG Receives Funding for Construction of Richards Hall

The vision of Roy Richards Sr. Hall at the University of West Georgia is one step closer...

Crossing the Finish Line: UWG Confers 1,300 Degrees in Spring Ceremony

Courtesy of The University of West Georgia The University of West Georgia conferred more than 1,300 degrees during...

UWG Working with Community Partners on Bonner Cemetery Plan

Courtesy of The University of West Georgia Work that began last year to gain a cultural understanding of...

‘Elf on the Shelf,’ A Family Tradition Gone Global

An old maxim urges entrepreneurs to never mix business with family. University of West Georgia alumna Christa Pitts bucks that conventional wisdom as co-CEO...

UWG Center Helps Small Businesses Think Big

Some businesses have problems their owners don’t even know they have. That’s where Todd Anduze and Cole Fannin, West Georgia’s local business diagnosticians, come in. Anduze...

Lackey Named UWG’s Director of Community Engagement

A University of West Georgia graduate with more than three decades of experience in community and economic development will return to the university to...

UWG Alumni Couple Donates to Building of Richards Hall

Clint and Lauren Lee feel like they owe a great deal to the University of West Georgia. In fact, it’s likely Lauren would have a...

UWG Plans Ribbon-Cutting for New Student Health Center

The doctor is in. The University of West Georgia will celebrate the grand opening of its new Student Health Center in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on...

UWG Student Lands Job During Southwire Expo

When Chelsi Weaver walked into the Southwire Internship Expo, she didn’t know she’d be finding out what she wants to do for the rest...