Editorial

Gun Control: A Prevalent Problem in Our Nation

Gun Control: A Prevalent Problem in Our Nation

President Trump calls it a “mental issue,” but it is much more than that. The Columbine School shooting marked the start of an era filled with gun violence, an era filled with innocent lives being taken, due to the carelessness of shooters....

 

Social Media is now a Job?

Social Media is now a Job?

Adults and millennials have grown up seeing the evolution of social media and the impact it has had in the world. It is now the top way to network with other people and it has created one of the most highly demanded jobs in the job market.              ...

 

Generation Generalization

Each generation comes with its own name and group of stereotypes. Millennials, also known as Generation Y, are no exception to the rule. This group is known for many things including being spoiled, privileged, lazy and disrespectful. However,...

 

The Power of Privilege

Male athletes, musicians, directors, producers, doctors – these are all men in power, which is not a bad thing. However, when that power is taken for granted, it becomes a disaster. That is what happened in the Harvey Weinstein scandal,...

 

So, Where Do They Really Stand? (or, kneel)

At a rally in Hunstville, Alabama, President Donald Trump stated, “Wouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say get that son of a [explicit] off of the field right now. He’s fired.” It...

 

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...

 
 
 
 

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