Ask any student at South Salem Elementary what his or her favorite part of school is, and you’ll get a quick answer – Mr. Booker T. Pug. Booker is a 3-year-old reading therapy dog who hangs out in the school’s media center.

'One Little Dog:' Ed.S. Student's Therapy Pug Helps Boost Children's Reading Skills, Confidence

Ask any student at South Salem Elementary what his or her favorite part of school is, and you'll get a quick answer - Mr. Booker T. Pug. Booker is a 3-year-old reading therapy dog who hangs out in the school's media center.

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The prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) cases in the United States is on the rise, and although it can be detected as early as age 2, most children are not diagnosed until age 4. The University of West Georgia’s Dr. Twyla Perryman is working to change that.

Autism Unmasked: UWG Professor Seeks to Help Caregivers, Doctors Diagnose Early

The prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) cases in the United States is on the rise, and although it can be detected as early as age 2, most children are not diagnosed until age 4. The University of West Georgia's Dr. Twyla Perryman is working to change that.

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Kim Holder doesn’t think every student should know how to balance a checkbook. Knowing why they should balance one, though – that’s a different story.

Rock On, Economics: UWG Center Advocates Economic Education, Financial Literacy

Kim Holder doesn't think every student should know how to balance a checkbook. Knowing why they should balance one, though - that's a different story.

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When Katie Brewer was younger, an influential person in her life helped her find her voice – literally. Now, she wants to pass that gift on to future generations.

'Ready to Get Out There': UWG Senior Wants to Help Others Find Their Voices

When Katie Brewer was younger, an influential person in her life helped her find her voice - literally. Now, she wants to pass that gift on to future generations.

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Middle and high school students from around the region gathered recently at the University of West Georgia’s new biology building for the university’s third annual Hackathon.

Coding for a Better Community: UWG Third Annual Hackathon Focuses on Assistive Technology

Middle and high school students from around the region gathered recently at the University of West Georgia's new biology building for the university's third annual Hackathon.

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