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The University of West Georgia held its second annual Presidential Scholarship Gala on Saturday, Sept. 26 at the Campus Center Ballroom. A total of over $75,000 was raised for need-based and gap scholarships for UWG students, an increase of $20,000 from last year’s gala proceeds. Nearly 250 guests arrived at the ‘20s themed event in their best ‘20s formal attire. UWG President Dr. Kyle Marrero began the program with a welcome, sharing the importance of scholarship support for transforming student lives and futures. “I am delighted to be part of such a giving network of supporters where community, faculty, staff, and alumni come together for a single cause – to raise funds for need-based student scholarships,” said Dr. Marrero.Read More...
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