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Movie Previews – Week of April 14th

Movie Previews – Week of April 14th

Heaven Is For Real The inspiring drama, Heaven is for Real, comes out April 16 and follows a boy named Colton, who nearly dies due to an illness. When Colton tells his parents that he saw heaven, their lives and the lives around them soon begin...

 

A Product Of Me

A Product Of Me

Photo Credit: Rhenia Russell He can always be seen around campus with a camera in his hand, so it was no surprise when he showed up at Starbucks with one. It was also no surprise to see him with fellow videographer Brandon La Sure, who created...

 

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...

 

Sailing On: Two Years at The West Georgian

Sailing On: Two Years at The West Georgian

Photo Credit: desertsea.blogspot.com Being the Advisor for The West Georgian newspaper is something of a paradox. In one way my task is to be the benevolent “guide on the side” for the editorial staff. Then again there are times when my...

 

Movie Previews – Week of April 7

Movie Previews – Week of April 7

Photo Credit: Movies.com The comedic birds you can’t get enough of are back in Rio 2. This time, Blu and his family take a trip to the Amazon where they encounter a variety of birds and other creatures they soon become friends with. Soon though,...

 

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...

 

Noah Stays Afloat In The Box Office, Drowns In Accuracy

Noah Stays Afloat In The Box Office, Drowns In Accuracy

Photo Credit: Movies.com Movie Fails to Give Viewers a ‘Straightforward’ Biblical Depiction Most of us have heard of the biblical story of Noah’s Ark. It’s a story about a man who had visions and signs from his “creator”...

 

Pollen Count Levels Increase, Higher Than Previous Years

It is officially spring time and pollen season is definitely here to stay. In the past month, the pollen count was higher this year than it was last year at this time. The pollen count was at a high of 900 and that is relatively high for the...