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Dannelle Whiteside named general university counsel

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Dannelle Whiteside, former general attorney for the U.S. Department of Education in the office of Civil Rights, became the new general counsel for APSU in January. A Nashville native, Whiteside has a long resume of work in Tennessee, including general counsel for the Tennessee Board ...

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PELP, CSLCE students share study abroad experiences

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER While many students lounged at home binging on Netflix over the winter break, a few APSU students were completing service projects. A group of students in the President’s Emerging Leaders Program (PELP) went to Trinidad and Tobago as part of a winter leadership course taught ...

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2 new Greek organizations coming to APSU

NOELLE OLEARTCHICK | STAFF WRITER The APSU Greek community is undergoing changes for Fall 2017. The APSU Greek community will be gaining two new organizations as Kappa Sigma Fraternity will return and a new sorority will begin in Fall 2017. The decision to initiate a new sorority was based on ...

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Hispanic Cultural Center brings Latin exposure to APSU

WILLIAM HAYES | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Next to English, Spanish is one of the most world-renowned languages there is, and is often a common dialect within the U.S. However, for many Americans, the culture that lies within the Hispanic community is often dense, as many tend to visualize only the likes ...

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Show me the money: what students need to know about refund checks

APSU students who are eligible will receive their refund check starting Tuesday, Jan. 17. The students who receive a refund have financial aid that is more than their tuition and receive the difference in the form of a check. All students who have more financial aid than their tuition cost ...

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Fireworks cause different kind of bang

He had to stay mentally and physically strong to overcome the most difficult struggle in his life. Mackenzie Steele, had the most dramatic accident of his life. In the Spring 2016 semester he was in his apartment building downtown Grand Forks, North Dakota with a few of his friends when ...

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