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Lauren Cottle

Lauren Cottle is a senior English major and history minor at APSU. She is currently the Perspectives Editor at The All State. She is also involved in PELP, the Laurel Wreath Society and Phi Alpha Theta.

Closing time: Seniors reflect on APSU experience

GLAVINE DAY | SPORTS EDITOR These past four years have been quite a journey for me. I started out as a Sports Broadcasting major, then Public Relations, then back to Sports Broadcasting and then I stuck with Print and Web Journalism as a junior. I worked for PeayNation Sports for ...

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Award-winning LGBT writer talks life, writing advice to students, faculty

Award-winning and wholehearted writer Dorothy Allison stopped by English Professor Linda Crenshaw’s Southern Writers class on a rainy morning in Harned Hall to speak about literature, emotion and the process of writing on Thursday, April 6. Allison is a writer from South Carolina who uses her fiction and poetry to ...

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Attack on Syria: Humanitarian aid or political scheming?

The U.S. missile attack on Syrian forces on Thursday, April 6 shows President Donald Trump’s lack of clear goals and raises the question of the travel ban’s sinister legacy in the wake of humanitarian aid. While some may say his actions were justified because of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s cruelty ...

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Asanbe Diversity Symposium honors professor, promotes respect

Feminism, race and gender were the main themes of the “Ain’t I a Woman!” performance by the Core Ensemble and actress Shayla Simmons in the Asanbe Diversity Symposium on Thursday, March 16. The performance included acting and music. Simmons pranced across the stage with joy and lamented with sadness as ...

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Our Take: Media Black Out

CELESTE MALONE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF @DELESTECANIELLE In recent weeks, President Donald Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer, has barred media outlets of his choosing to not report on updates within the White House such as CNN, Los Angeles, BuzzFeed and other predominantly liberal news sources. This act, in my opinion, is truly sickening and ...

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Stop awarding alleged perpetrators of sexual violence

The Academy Awards honored “Manchester by the Sea” actor Casey Affleck with Best Actor even though he has a history of alleged sexual harassment. This gross oversight is a token of the Academy Award’s decisions of not condemning actors based on potential sexually violent activity. Mel Gibson infamously made anti-Semitic statements ...

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