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Rylan Lawyer, BSN Major at UNG Oconee

The Right Foot: How UNG Freshmen Can Set Themselves Up For Success

Bruce Clark, Staff Writer September 15, 2023

For many college freshmen, the first semester of college is a daunting task. Rylan Lawyer, a freshman BSN major at the University of North Georgia’s Oconee campus, said she “plan[s] lots before school...

Get Your Tuition-Free Degree: University of the People

Get Your Tuition-Free Degree: University of the People

Trinity Cromwell, Staff Editor April 27, 2023

Finding alternatives to receive a better education is becoming harder as prices are steadily on the rise. Not everyone wants to go to a trade school or join the military instead of attending a university....

Graduating Seniors: Are You Prepared for Your Careers?

Gracie Greenich April 27, 2023

Seniors, do you feel well prepared to start your career with the help of your college experience? Read from graduating seniors who give their pieces on the college experience at the University of North...

Stress Looms Over UNG: Students Prep for Finals

Stress Looms Over UNG: Students Prep for Finals

Olivia Prevette April 25, 2023

Students have their eyes set on summer break and are pushing hard to get through the stress of finals. UNG is offering various methods to help students relax, such as therapy dog visits, De-Stress Fest...

Late Bird Gets the Worm: UNG SGA Hosts Midnight Breakfast

Late Bird Gets the Worm: UNG SGA Hosts Midnight Breakfast

Jamie Jordan April 25, 2023

Get ready to de-stress before finals week with some homemade breakfast. The University of North Georgia’s Student Government Association is hosting a “midnight breakfast” this Thursday from 10 p.m....

Projects Over Tests: New Way of Taking On Finals

Projects Over Tests: New Way of Taking On Finals

Amanda Murray April 25, 2023

Tests are out projects are in. With finals just a few weeks away, University of North Georgia students study or finish their projects. When asked whether they preferred final exams or projects, 90...

Photo by: Tim Gouw

How Burnout Impacts Students

Adriana Hernandez April 25, 2023

As finals season approaches, many students gain little motivation to study for their exams. They do not feel inspired to study the same way they did at the start of the semester. Videos displaying #burntoutschool...

Delta Chi Car Smash, picture taken by Matthew Anderson

Destroy Your Finals: Delta Chi’s Car Smash

Amanda Murray April 25, 2023

As finals get closer, starting May 1, University of North Georgia’s Delta Chi Fraternity is having an end-of-the-semester event where students can smash a car for a minute with sledgehammers and crowbars...

Photo of the playground design layout. From Caroline Filchak.

A Playground Revival Begins in Hall County 

Mackenzie Anderson April 20, 2023

Non-profit organization, Hope for Hall, gives hope for all children in Gainesville, Georgia.  Caroline Filchak started Hope for Hall in January 2023 and has already received full funding from multiple...

The cast of 1984 accepts a standing ovation following up opening night of 1984.

1984 Opening Night Ends in Standing Ovation

Mason Pearson April 18, 2023

The Gainesville Theater Alliance has done it again. Opening night of 1984, GTA’S newest production, went off without a hitch. This story of two lovers navigating an overbearing government intent on keeping...

American Grind Culture: “Setting Students Up for Failure”

American Grind Culture: “Setting Students Up for Failure”

Ari Wheeler April 18, 2023

High school and college students across America are becoming vocal about the stress they feel from the popularization of ‘grind/hustle culture,’ and University of North Georgia students have the same...

UNG Nursing Students Save Big

UNG Nursing Students Save Big

Payton McDaniel April 13, 2023

Students across the university system buy and resell textbooks and other school items every semester. This mindset of buying school necessities secondhand to cut costs is something the University of North...

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