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Women Rise Up

Women Rise Up

Rapper Cardi B recently hit the number one spot on Billboard Hot 100 Chart. She’s the first female artist to accomplish this feat without any feature or accompaniment in 19 years. Cardi B took her massive hit song, “Bodak Yellow”, to the...

 

UWG’s First Powerlifting Competition

UWG’s First Powerlifting Competition

This year the University of West Georgia will be hosting its first ever powerlifting competition Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. in the UWG recreational center. Registration will close Oct. 26. The competition will include three different segments of lifting;...

 

Riley Green at the Amp

Riley Green at the Amp

The Amp at Adamson Square has announced their final concert of 2017. Up-and-coming country star Riley Green will be coming to Carrollton to play his own headline show on Thursday, Nov. 9. This year, Green has played sold-out shows in Atlanta,...

 

Alumni Eric Graise in New Hit Dance Show

Alumni Eric Graise in New Hit Dance Show

UWG theatre alumni of 2015 and double-leg amputee, Eric Graise, was recently casted in a dance television show, “Step Up: High Water”, produced by actor Channing Tatum. The disabled actor and singer struggled to make a name for himself in...

 

Get Smart with Your Money

Get Smart with Your Money

UWG will host “Build a Better Future with Your Money” Oct. 24 at 11 a.m. in Ingram Library. The event will be presented by economist Kim Holder and will focus on students planning a sustainable financial future.   “Students should...

 

Fall Festival

Fall Festival

Tabernacle Baptist Church is inviting all of Carrollton to come enjoy the family fun at their annual Fall Festival. This year will be the 18th year Tabernacle Baptist Church will host their Fall Festival, which will be held in the church parking...

 

“Classes Canceled” Emails

Students rarely think about the steps towards a campus wide shut down or the consequences that follow. The unscheduled cancellations do not happen on a whim or without much thought and consideration. Making up class days, deciding which departments...

 

Homecoming King and Queen

Homecoming King and Queen

Across schools and universities across the country, including here at West Georgia, one of the most glamorous and prestigious titles for anyone to earn is that of Homecoming King or Queen. Earning such an accomplishment means much more to the...

 

Tasers Vs Guns

An armed student was shot and killed by an officer on Sept. 17 on the campus of Georgia Institute of Technology. The 21-year-old student was a part of the LGBT community and an engineering major. After his death, several suicide notes were found...

 

Demystifying the FAFSA

The FAFSA opened to all college students on October 1 for the 2018-2019 academic year.  FAFSA is the application that most students fill out to apply for federal student aid, grants, and scholarships.   FAFSA stands for Free Application...

 
 
 
 

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