Look of the Campus


“[Millennials] still share a lot with us, almost too much. They still listen and still like Led Zeppelin. … Music and civil rights. That’s what our generation is all about. And it’s still here, the issues are still there.” –Robert Warner

This section includes images from the campus from the late 1960s and early 1970s. What do you recognize? How has the campus changed? How has student fashion changed?

Two shoe styles of 1968 Courtesy UWG Special Collections

Two students 1968 Courtesy UWG Special Collections

The International Club 1968 Courtesy UWG Special Collections

Students use vending machine 1968 Courtesy UWG Special Collections

Boykin Hall, shown here in the 1970s, was built under President Boyd in 1966. Courtesy UWG Special Collections

Love Valley was a favorite location for outdoor concerts./Earth Day at Love Valley, undated. Courtesy UWG Special Collections

Aerial view of campus in the 1970s. Courtesy UWG Special Collections

A 1970s West Georgia Classroom. Courtesy UWG Special Collections

A student in 1968. Courtesy UWG Special Collections