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UWG Alumni thrive as business partners

UWG Alumni thrive as business partners

Photo Credit: Tim Simpson Tyler Meigs and Jim Baeumel started their business in an old abandoned warehouse with one batting cage on Cedar Street five years ago. They then moved to a smaller warehouse in Bowdon. Later, they were able to rent...

 

Wolves strike early and often, dominate Emmanuel in season opener

Wolves strike early and often, dominate Emmanuel in season opener

Photo Credit: Daniel Forte The University of West Georgia (UWG) baseball team showed off their strong bats and pitches in a 17-0 shutout victory in the season opener on Jan. 30. The Wolves scored 17 runs on 16 hits and were backed up by an...

 

How to get away with rape, according to a heterosexual male

How to get away with rape, according to a heterosexual male

  “Legalize Rape.” Only on private property, of course. While it sounds like misogynistic propaganda , it is actually the soapbox driven by the Return of Kings (RoK) disciples. This group of “neomasculinists,” headed by Daryush...

 

UWG cheerleading team continues to dominate at UCA College Nationals

UWG cheerleading team continues to dominate at UCA College Nationals

photo credit: Matt Bish The University of West Georgia (UWG) coed cheerleading team won its 19th overall title at the Division II Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) College Nationals on Saturday, Jan. 17 in Orlando, FL. In addition to...

 

What’s to come at this year’s Media Day

What’s to come at this year’s Media Day

Media Day is a significant event for the University of West Georgia’s (UWG) Mass Communications Department. It is an annual event that gives mass communications students a more precise look into the media industry and provides them with a...

 

#OscarsSoWhite takes over social media

#OscarsSoWhite takes over social media

Jennifer Lawrence, Leonardo DiCaprio, Charlotte Rampling, Brie Larson, Michael Fassbender. These actors and actresses, along with 15 others, are nominated for an Oscar award this year. Unfortunately, not a single person of color was included...

 

Historically narrow win in Iowa demonstrates split in the Democratic party

Historically narrow win in Iowa demonstrates split in the Democratic party

Photo Credit: www.hillaryclinton.com All eyes turned to Iowa on Monday, Feb. 1, as the state held the first primary of the 2016 elections: the infamous Iowa caucus. Caucus officials reported nearly 360,000 citizens cast their votes, for a voter...

 

Bill to change marijuana possession from felony to misdemeanor

Bill to change marijuana possession from felony to misdemeanor

Georgia State Senator Harold V. Jones II introduced Bill 254 to the Georgia State Committee to change the first offense of marijuana possession from a felony to a misdemeanor. The bill went to the Senate Judiciary Non-Civil Committee on Jan....

 

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

Photo Credit: Derick Lingerfelt Over the past few weeks, the University of West Georgia (UWG) has faced severe flooding across many parts of the campus, including the Coliseum back path. This path is important because it serves as a route...

 

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

Photo Credit: Brandi Shirey Mardi Gras, a worldwide holiday on Feb. 9, marks the beginning to Lent, a 47-day period of fasting and religious observances that end on Easter Sunday. Mardi Gras, which is also known as Shrove Tuesday, is “Fat...

 
 
 
 

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