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UWG Alumnus Aims High, Lands Dream Job with ESPN

UWG Alumnus Aims High, Lands Dream Job with ESPN

Working in the sports entertainment industry is considered to be a dream job by young males around the country.  Many of them fantasize about become a professional athlete or even an announcer for televised games.  One UWG graduate followed...

 

The Big Event

On April 12, the University of West Georgia, UWG, hosted its first big event. The Big Event is one of the largest, one-day, student run service projects in the nation. This event is catered to community service, not just on campus but also in...

 

Randy Cross: A Football Life

He stands in the huddle at 6’3″ and weighing 250lbs, but he is agile, fast and quick for a person of his stature. The crowd is going crazy in the Rose Bowl and he, along with the rest of the offense can barely hear the quarterback...

 

National Walking Day

NATIONAL WALKING DAY  The community of UWG tied up their shoes strings and prepared to go for a walk on a nice day. This particular annual walk was not just any walk but a walk for a good cause. The Wolf Wellness program here at the University...

 

The Greek Corner Celebrates its One Year Anniversary

The Greek Corner Celebrates its One Year Anniversary

Photo Credit: Tray Lowery Don’t let the size fool you. On the corner of a little string of stores on Maple Street sits a gem waiting to be re-discovered. The Greek Corner: The Authentic Cultural Eating Place celebrated its one year anniversary...

 

Relay for Life

Relay for Life

Photo Credit: Hannah Lewis The University of West Georgia (UWG) Relay for Life was held April 4 in the HPE gym on campus. This year, UWG had 30 teams register and brought in $9,274 and continues to receive donations. “We are still getting...

 

Call After Duty: The Post-Military Ventures of a UWG Student

He says that the military helped him build good character. It taught him how to be self-dependent. It taught him about persistence and not to be lazy. And these were the values that kept him going in his post-military life. Brian Chapman clung...

 

New offices are in store for CSI, Urec and Student Affairs this summer

This summer, the Center of Student Involvement, University Recreation and Student Affairs will all be moved to new locations within the University of West Georgia’s (UWG) Campus Center. The Directors and Vice presidents of each department...

 

Aspiring UWG Student Filmaker Impresses Contemporary Music Icon

Aspiring UWG Student Filmaker Impresses Contemporary Music Icon

Photo Credit: Rhenia Russell On the International Day of Happiness, one University of West Georgia (UWG) student got the surprise of a lifetime. Sophomore Brandon La Sure said he was on the phone with a friend when he discovered that Pharrell...

 

Finals How To

With finals rapidly approaching, students may be starting to wonder where to study, what is the best way to go about preparing for finals and how they can take advantage of their time and use it wisely. Here is an easy student guide to finals...