Editorial

A Public Relations Student’s Key to Success

A Public Relations Student’s Key to Success

  On Feb. 24, 2017 the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) at UWG will be attending the Real World PR 2017 annual collegiate conference.  The conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia beginning...

 

The New Face of Marketing

Social media has become one of the biggest forms of marketing for business owners. Before social media became the big craze, businesses didn’t have it so easy when it came to advertising. Social media has helped many entrepreneurs further...

 

First time voting for UWG students

The general election is rapidly approaching and many first time voters have or are expecting to receive a confirmation of voter registration. UWG voices the importance of using the right to vote and helps make the process easy for students. For...

 

Four Ideas for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the time where families and friend gather to give thanks for one another. Instead of carving the turkey and passing the cranberry sauce, there are other ways to celebrate this holiday than just around the dinner table. You and...

 

Novel “Wrecked” addresses sexual assault

In her new novel, Wrecked, Maria Padian draws attention to the controversial issue of sexual assault on college campuses. This issue is seen time and time again throughout various news stories- increasingly so over the last few years. The stories...

 

Black cats and superstition

Black cats and superstition

For decades, black cats have made an impression on multiple cultures due to ancient superstitions pinning them as evil, associated with witches and the devil and harbingers of bad luck. Omens, superstitions and the occult, like many beliefs...

 

America needs Millennials to vote

I am an elder member of the wolf clan. I’m retired and have audited classes at UWG since I moved from Charlotte to Carrollton in 2012. This semester I’m enrolled in Sociology of Terrorism with Dr. Neema Noori. The class is topical. My classmates...

 

Black Lives Matter?

In 2016 you would think that racism would be an issue of the past. In 2016 you would think that you could be pro-black without being anti-white. In 2016 you would think that America would be a country of growth and equal rights. In 2016 you...

 

Madness at Music Midtown

Atlanta, Ga.—The season of music festivals is almost over in Atlanta after the rollercoaster of a ride that was the Sixth Annual Music Midtown. Piedmont Park was packed Sept. 17 and 18 with thousands of people of all ages with one thought...

 

Where Will Businesses Draw the Line?

It is bad enough that Americans are slowly getting their Holidays taken away from them by retail businesses. Holidays like Labor Day and Memorial Day, days that are supposed to be reserved for remembrance and our veterans, are overrun by blowout...

 
 
 
 

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