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Michelle Obama portrait artist, Amy Sherald, to speak at Austin Peay

Contributed by: APSU Public Relations and Marketing CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Department of Art + Design, with support from The Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, is pleased to welcome internationally known artist, Amy Sherald, to Austin Peay State University. Known for her stylized portraits of African-Americans, in 2016, Sherald was ...

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Junior Brinna Lavelle reflects on judo in her life

By contributing writer: Jordan Potenza On July 23, one of APSU’s own students earned a bronze medal in judo for Team USA at the International University Sports Federation America Games in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Brinna Lavelle is a junior at APSU majoring in biology with a concentration in veterinary medicine. ...

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Letter to the Editor: Democrats scramble to place blame elsewhere

Submitted by: US Senator Lamar Alexander, Maryville Senator Lamar Alexander: Democrats refuse to be at the table In Virginia and Maryland, health insurance premiums are skyrocketing again and Democrats are scrambling to blame the increases on someone else. They should look in the mirror. Rates in Tennessee have risen over ...

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Physics senior explores passion for astronomy in Arizona, Chile programs

When senior APSU physics major, Deborah Gulledge is not sewing as her hobby, she is immersed into the world of astronomy and what is out there to find in space. Gulledge said she has loved astronomy ever since she was young, and her father spoke to her about outer space ...

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Roxy Regional Theater stands as staple of Downtown Clarksville for 30 years

Downtown Clarksville has a variety of shops and restaurants that make up its image. Roxy Regional Theatre is one of the historical and entertainment pieces to that image. “As Clarksville’s oldest professional live theatre, the Roxy Regional Theatre has offered a unique entertainment and educational avenue for this community for ...

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SGA Candidate Haley Palmeri says, “It is time” for next female president

“It’s Time,” junior art major Haley Palmeri said as her running slogan for SGA president. Palmeri is running her campaign on this slogan and stating the goal is complete transparency and accountability. She is a founding member of Sigma Kappa and participated in organizations like The All State and SGA ...

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