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There is no question that Athens, Georgia is proud of its name. So if we do take the oath in full sincerity, there is no reason why the statue should not have an olive tree planted next to it — fulfilling our duty of beautification. 

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While research has indicated climate change is reshaping the face of college education, some people still purposely choose to ignore climate change or argue they just aren’t motivated enough to care. Current college students, like all members of the younger generations, will be forced to pick up their slack.

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In’s and out’s describe something we all do every new year — decide what needs to be left in the past. The Red & Black staff and contributors shared what Athens “in’s” and “out’s” should be this year.

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TikTok attracts college students because it is a unique app that allows people to make and interact with creative dance, lifestyle and comedy videos. But with this new form of entertainment, comes major distractions to school work and a decline in academic and extracurricular productivity.

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“Out with the old and in with the new” has long been the philosophy of those arguing for term limits for Supreme Court justices. A lifetime term is long, especially as America’s political and legal needs always change, unfold and adapt.

ChatGPT will just about tell or write you anything, and all you have to do is ask (for free.) The language model is an amazing tool for brainstorming new ideas, learning complex information and understanding how to use things such as computer-programming software. But of course, like most artificial intelligence, ChatGPT has some less appropriate capabilities as well.

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There is another potential factor that could account for this rise in GPA and competitiveness, not only at UGA but on campuses across the country. Cheating and academic dishonesty are currently rampant at many colleges and universities, especially with the increase in technology and online learning platforms.

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However, my understanding of the midterm election and its immense importance is not the status quo when it comes to my peers. In fact, when I ask about their plans to vote, the most common responses I receive are: “I don’t know yet,” or “I don’t think I will,” or even “how do I vote and who’s running?”

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Being a student at the University of Georgia, there happens to be a fair amount of boutiques downtown that students tend to frequent (myself included). To provide a guide to these stores, I ranked seven boutiques in downtown Athens.

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So, mascots are definitely great for teams, but are teams great for mascots? Many UGA fans would decry the use of the term animal abuse to describe Uga X’s situation, but that’s what it is.

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As of Fall 2021, Indigenous students make up only around 0.001% of student enrollment but that does not mean their culture is insignificant. Native American history still should be taught to everyone that walks UGA’s campus.