Honoring Libby Hankins

Honoring Libby Hankins

With the recent passing of UWA student, Libby Hankins, many people have been motivated to continue to share her story and honor her legacy. Hankins died March 17th at Duke University Hospital in North Carolina. One year ago, Libby received a double lung transplant...
An IMC student studies abroad

An IMC student studies abroad

Kaitlynn Beaird, a junior at The University of West Alabama (UWA) majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC), discussed her experience with studying abroad in Geneva, Switzerland. The tuition for studying abroad is the same as if a student were to study at...
Libby Hankins: A Closer Look at Cystic Fibrosis

Libby Hankins: A Closer Look at Cystic Fibrosis

UWA student, cheerleader, ambassador and Homecoming Queen, Libby Hankins, passed away on March 17, after a lifelong battle with cystic fibrosis. Let’s take a closer look at the disease to further understand Libby’s life and gain appreciation for those like Libby still...
Best Online Shopping Apps

Best Online Shopping Apps

Students tend to have issues about time management. This includes taking the time to go shopping for necessities. The best iPhone and Android shopping apps can help you save money on the things you buy every day. Others help you compare prices, find nearby stores, or...
Libby Hankins: Celebration of Life

Libby Hankins: Celebration of Life

A Celebration of life for University of West Alabama student, Libby Hankins, was held on March 22 at Gordo High School’s football field at 11 a.m. Hankins died on March 17 after a long battle with Cystic Fibrosis at the age of 23. Hundreds gathered together to show...
Red & White Football Scrimmage

Red & White Football Scrimmage

The University of West Alabama Tigers held their final spring game on March 23rd, at Tiger stadium. The Tigers have had a tight schedule and have been working hard to improve as individuals throughout the spring season. Coach Brent Gilliand brought in many recruits to...
IMC Students raise awareness for Relay for Life

IMC Students raise awareness for Relay for Life

Students enrolled in Mass Media Writing will join in the fight against cancer as participants in Relay for Life on the University of West Alabama campus on April 21. Before they hit the Relay circuit, these Integrated Marketing Communications students will have to...
Student body elects new SGA officers

Student body elects new SGA officers

University of West Alabama students recently voted for peers to serve as Student Government Association officers for the 2017-2018 school year. Johnathan Knox is the new President-elect. He currently serves as Vice President of SGA and is majoring in business...
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