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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...

 

Stay in the Pack Wolves, Keep West: An Open Letter to the Undergrads of UWG

Stay in the Pack Wolves, Keep West: An Open Letter to the Undergrads of UWG

Photo Credit: UWG College is full of days and nights that are filled with happiness, confusion, dis­couragement and frustration. You spend countless hours studying, reviewing, holding class meetings, being involved in student organizations...

 

Not the Noah from Our Childhood

Not the Noah from Our Childhood

Photo Credit: dailymail.co.uk There has been a ton of hype about the Noah movie that opened on March 28. People love it and people hate it. What is the deal? If you are looking to find a true to story rendition of a favorite Bible story, you...

 

Beyond the Mic: An Exclusive Interview with Media Maven, Taylor Bryant

Beyond the Mic: An Exclusive Interview with Media Maven, Taylor Bryant

She may have only reached for the stars, but the sky was never the limit. After reporting for commercial and public audiences on big market radio stations and working as a junior writer for a major television network—one Decatur, Ga. native...

 

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...

 

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...

 

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...

 

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...

 
 
 
 

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