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Pride Marches On

Pride Marches On

Photo Credit: Mayra Martinez The 44th anniversary of the Atlanta Pride Festival, a 2-day event, took place on Oct. 11-12 at Piedmont Park. The Atlanta Pride Committee presented the event, which was free and open to the public. The festival consisted...

 

Ebola: What You Need To Know

Ebola: What You Need To Know

Photo Credit: CDC Ebola, formally known as Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, was first discovered in 1976 in parts of Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Nzara and Yambuku are more than 7,000 miles from the United States. The latest outbreak...

 

Local Artists Recognized at Mecca Fest

Local Artists Recognized at Mecca Fest

Photo Credit: Hilary Sigler Local Carrollton residents, students of the University of West Georgia and residents from surrounding counties and states all flocked to partake in the festivities that Mecca Fest had to offer this past weekend. The...

 

Yik Yak attacks at UWG

Yik Yak attacks at UWG

**Editor’s note: Some quotes have been censored for profanity It is obvious that social media has made its mark on today’s society. Many people are using these platforms for business purposes, while others use them for keeping up with friends...

 

Mass Comm to Expand Curriculum

The Mass Communications Department at the University of West Georgia has been revamped for the new school year. In addition to the enhancements in The WOLF Internet Radio and WUTV, two new concentrations have been added. Mass Communication students...

 

Life in the Service Industry

One of the most common jobs for college students is waiting tables. Most restaurant jobs are easy to come by for college students because restaurants will always need waiters. The problem is you are never really guaranteed to make a lot of money...

 

Carrollton Serves Up Mad Flavor

Carrollton Serves Up Mad Flavor

Close your eyes and imagine the most eclectic culinary landscape possible. Now, imagine that place confined to a two block setting in an event offering an endless supply of delicious dishes and locally brewed beer. Welcome to the Taste of Carrollton....

 

UWG BCM: Looking for a Christmas Miracle

UWG BCM: Looking for a Christmas Miracle

Photo Credit: Georgia Baptist Convention The Georgia Baptist Convention, GBC, asked local Georgia Baptist Collegiate Ministries, GBCM, to participate in the Christmas Backpacks for Appalachia, which involves donating backpacks for children....

 

Race: The Power of Illusion

Race: The Power of Illusion

Photo Credit: PBS The Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum presented part one of the three series film, Race: The Power of an Illusion. They only screened Episode 1: “The difference between us.” The other parts of the film included are...

 

Near Miss: Asteroid Flies By Earth

Near Miss: Asteroid Flies By Earth

Sunday, Sept. 7, a small asteroid, called 2014 RC and is 20 meters in diameter, passed by one-tenth of the distance between Earth and the moon. There was no damage to Earth or the satellites in orbit around it. It was discovered Aug. 31 by...

 
 
 
 

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