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The West Georgian is Hiring: Spring 2015

The West Georgian is Hiring: Spring 2015

The West Georgian is hiring for the for the Spring 2015 academic term.  The following positions will be available for the Spring 2015 academic term: Features Editor Circulation Manager Click the link below for a full description of each...

 

Virtual Reality Transcends the Classroom

Virtual Reality Transcends the Classroom

Photo Credit: Aaron Allen TeachLive is the new innovative program for college students to get hands on experience with real life situations that might take place in their workplace. This technology can easily be used for any major at the University...

 

Death with Dignity: The Right to Die

Death with Dignity: The Right to Die

Photo credits: CBS News and Tucson Citizen Life is filled with uncertainties, but one thing is definite—death. We all know it has to come one day. The scariest part is not knowing when or how it will occur. Society often represses the idea...

 

Crimes, Gang Activity On the Rise at UWG

Crimes, Gang Activity On the Rise at UWG

Photo Credit: Graddick Communications After a recent string of crimes on campus, there is growing concern among students about rising crime rates at UWG. According to UWG Police Chief Thomas Mackel, the rising crime rate is nothing to be alarmed...

 

Searching for Answers About Genetically Modified Foods

Searching for Answers About Genetically Modified Foods

Photo Credit: Shutterstock According to the World Health Organization, Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) are “organisms in which the genetic material (DNA) has been altered in such a way that does not occur naturally.” Words like ‘natural’...

 

More Westmoreland: Getting Back on Track

More Westmoreland: Getting Back on Track

Lynn Westmoreland was among the Republicans elected in the landslide victory seen in this year’s midterm elections. Westmoreland is excited to begin his sixth term as a United States Congressman, and says the 114th Congress plans to gear its...

 

The Technology Gift Guide

The Technology Gift Guide

It is that time of year again when those tech savvy people wake up before the crack of dawn on Black Friday to buy the latest and greatest products for their loved ones. As the years go on, technology is evolving at a rather fast rate and the...

 

San Francisco Giants Win Third World Series in Five Years

San Francisco Giants Win Third World Series in Five Years

Photo Credit: USA Today Sports After beating the Kansas City Royals 4-3 in a seven game series, the San Francisco Giants have won their third World Series in five years. This is the second time in history two wildcard teams fought for the Fall...

 

iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galxy S5: Which one is right for you?

iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galxy S5: Which one is right for you?

Photo Credit: Apple Inc. and Samsung Inc. If you are in the market for a new phone, the process of choosing which one to buy just became more difficult with Apple’s release of the newest iPhone. Before the release of the newest iPhone, anyone...

 

Kim Anno Presents Film Screening to UWG Students

Kim Anno Presents Film Screening to UWG Students

Photo Credit: Kim Anno The University of West Georgia hosted its 29th annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities building last week. This year the UWG School of the Arts presented Environment Awareness. The event coincides with the...

 
 
 
 

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