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Does Social Media Play a Role in Making a Difference?

Does Social Media Play a Role in Making a Difference?

Braydi Burnett December 7, 2023

Platforms like Instagram, TikTok, Facebook and X, formerly known as Twitter, have become popular sites for people to advocate for social and political causes.  People from all backgrounds take to social...

Santa with students. Photo by UNG Office of Alumni

Santa Claus is Coming to UNG

Braydi Burnett December 5, 2023

Santa Claus will be at the Alumni House on UNG's Dahlonega campus this Wednesday! The annual event, hosted by the Alumni Association, will take place from 1-5 p.m. on the front patio of the Alumni House.  There...

Tom Turkey float kicks off the parade.

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: A Recap

Braydi Burnett November 28, 2023

Thousands of people lined up early Thursday morning to catch a glimpse of the 97th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade in New York City. A record 28.5 million TV viewers made this year’s parade the most...

Photo by Ben Lilley.

North Georgia Men’s Golf Finishes Fall Season Ranked No. 1 in the Nation

Braydi Burnett, Staff Writer October 31, 2023

North Georgia men’s golf is ranked number one in the nation by the Bushnell/Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll after a win at the McCoy-Wright Currahee Invitational.  The Nighthawks made school history...

Early Voting is Open in Georgia: What You Need To Know

Early Voting is Open in Georgia: What You Need To Know

Braydi Burnett October 24, 2023

Local elections are coming up, and political science professor Jaimie Kelly says they’re just as important to participate in as the presidential elections or mid-terms. Early voting for these elections...

Photo from Destani Fountain

Women in Technology Club starts at UNG

Braydi Burnett October 12, 2023

The University of North Georgia's Women in Technology club is dedicated to opening the doors for women looking to shape the future of technology. President Jenny Maaskant says, “Women in Technology...

Noah Zediker tees off on hole one for round three. Photo by Braydi Burnett

UNG Men’s Golf Hosts 2nd Annual Mizuno Intercollegiate, Second Place Finish

Braydi Burnett September 19, 2023

The North Georgia men’s golf team secured a second place finish in the 2nd Annual Mizuno Intercollegiate. UNG had two separate teams playing in the tournament, with their second team finishing in a tie...

President Shannon poses with Nigel at the Fall 2023 Kickoff on the Dahlonega Campus. Photo by the University of North Georgia.

UNG’s New President: ‘We have an opportunity for impact.’

Braydi Burnett September 5, 2023

Impact is one of the University of North Georgia’s president, Michael Shannon’s biggest goals. While he says he wants more students to enroll at the university, it’s not his main priority. “If...

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