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APSU professor leads grasslands conservation initiative

Dwayne Estes, Associate professor of biology and Director of the Herbarium at APSU, began the Southeastern Grasslands Initiative to raise awareness about the shrinking prairies of the Southeast. Hundreds of years ago the southeastern US was covered in millions of acres of grasslands. Many modern conservation efforts emphasize forests, leaving the ...

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Campus police receives accreditation

William Hayes | The All State The APSU Campus Police has recently achieved a high standard in the role of law enforcement, receiving the accreditation, bestowed to them by the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police (TACP). The Accreditation Award is bestowed to certain precincts of law enforcement who have ...

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Year-round Pell Grant to be available to students

Many students rely on the Pell Grant for financial aid. Starting this summer, students will be able to access additional funds. “It’s something that the department of education passed, it’s really called Year-Round Pell,” Donna Price, director of the office of financial aid, said. Year-Round Pell allows Pell Grant recipients ...

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Student claiming racial profiling comes forward

Markeia Milam, a sophomore political science major, described being ‘racially profiled’ by her roommates in a Twitter thread on Wednesday, Feb 14. Since then, the thread has increased in views and likes. Milam came to The All State on Friday with her full story. Milam described the Wednesday incident. “Well I ...

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