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Let’s hear it for the girl: 7th annual Young Women’s Leadership Symposium

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Dozens of women and a handful of men attended the seventh Annual Young Women’s Leadership Symposium on Friday, April 21. The event began at 8:30 a.m. with speeches from President Alisa White and General Counsel Dannelle Whiteside. “How many of you,” Whiteside said, “when you ...

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VetSuccess assists with college veteran transition

WILLIAM HAYES | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Twice a semester, VetSucess and the Military Student Center come together  to help former and currently serving men and women of the armed forces and assists in the gap for veterans whether it comes to academic needs such as a need for books or mastering ...

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OUR encourages student research

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER For over a decade APSU students have received research and travel grants from the office of undergraduate research, OUR, to conduct projects in all areas of study. “We support students that have research ideas and connect them with faculty mentors,” Erin Lynch-Alexander from OUR said. ...

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Letter to the editor: March for Science: Science is not apolitical

As the March for Science approaches, many scientists are still struggling to form an opinion on the march as the event itself continues to struggle with its own identity. Born shortly after the Women’s March, the March for Science quickly exploded into a movement with over 100 supporting organizations and ...

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Letter to the editor: SGA should oppose increased athletics fee

The Student Government Association (SGA) is considering a proposal today from Athletics Director Ryan Ivey, who has asked for the support of SGA in raising the athletics fee paid by students each year by $50. Although some SGA senators have suggested the fee is nominal, this is far from the ...

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APSU celebrates 90th anniversary with campus-wide events

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Ninety years ago, the Austin Peay Normal School was signed into existence. Over the years, it has gone through many changes to become the university it is today. To honor APSU’s birthday, there are several events going on throughout April, ending in the 90-hour Govs ...

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