University of West Georgia alum Cade Parian ’00 was elected in July to the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 for 2014, his first year to earn the distinction. In August, he was named a 2014 Rising Star by the Daily Report.
Cade’s law office, The Parian Law Firm, LLC, is based in Carrollton, Georgia. He earned his law degree from Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, in 2006.
His community associations go beyond the courtroom, as he is a UWG National Alumni Association Board Member, a member of the UWG Trial Lawyers Association Board and a member of the UWG Athletic Foundation Executive Committee. Read more ...
The University of West Georgia chapter of the American Marketing Association in the Richards College of Business recently won an award for outstanding chapter plan at the AMA International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans. The Marketing Club is open to marketing majors as well as any students who are interested in the field of marketing.
At the conference, the executive board and students learned more about the field of marketing along with gaining first-hand experience in networking with people from around the U.S. There are over 300 active collegiate chapters in the U.S., and preparing, implementing and measuring against the plan is all a part of being a chapter in AMA. Read more ...
Alumnus Adam Waid ’04, director of marketing for Mediacurrent, an Atlanta-based digital web agency, is a strategic thinker who has a passion for producing revenue-generating results through solutions-driven marketing. With 10 years of industry experience and compelling results, it shows.
Salesforce recently awarded Mediacurrent Best Overall Marketing SMB (small to medium-size business). Mediacurrent’s customers include The Weather Channel, Habitat for Humanity and a wide range of institutions of higher learning such as University of Georgia and Harvard. 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.”
August 29 is National College Colors Day. Get out your red and blue and wear it with pride!
Let's paint UWG campus red and blue to show our support for our Wolves.