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Cheating: A Thing of the Past?

Cheating: A Thing of the Past?

Photo Credit: chalabala via Shutterstock News broke in 2008 by the Atlanta Journal Constitution that a potential cheating scandal had surfaced within the Atlanta Public School System. The investigation continued until 2011, when it was released...

 

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...

 

All About That Bass and Treble

All About That Bass and Treble

*Editor’s Note: Some quotations have been censored for profanity. Photo Credit: Epic Records If you constructed a list of the catchiest pop songs of 2014, you can bet that Meghan Trainor’s, “All About That Bass,” would make it into the...

 

FWB, DTF…WTF?

FWB, DTF…WTF?

Editor’s Note: Some words have been censored for profanity. Photo Credit: iStockPhoto.com Our generation has drastically altered society’s views on sex. It is no secret that cultures change and evolve over time, but when did calling a relationship...

 

Gotham: The Good. The Evil. The Beginning.

Gotham: The Good. The Evil. The Beginning.

Photo Credit: Fox Entertainment No matter the generation, we all know the legend of Batman and his many nemeses. The story of how Bruce Wayne morphed into Batman is also a tale that DC comic fans have seared into their brains. However, what...

 

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...

 

Four Years: the Expectation But Not the Reality

Four Years: the Expectation But Not the Reality

Photo Credit: Jonathan Alcorn / Reuters The amount of students who graduate from typical four-year schools within the expected time frame has dropped an astonishing amount in recent years. A latest study by The Education Trust, a non-profit...

 

Wolves Push for a Postseason

Wolves Push for a Postseason

Photo Credit: Nat Cowherd The Wolves have arrived at the midseason mark, and after six weeks, the Wolves are 5-1. For the first time in over a decade, the team is poised take a trip into the postseason. At this time last year the Wolves held...

 

UWG’s Fight on Crime

UWG’s Fight on Crime

Recently, many students have been feeling unsafe at UWG due to the increase in campus crime. Since the start of the semester, there have been a total of four assaults and robberies. In a matter of two months we have exceeded the total amount...

 
 
 
 

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