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Student expresses concern in final SGA meeting

The final SGA meeting of 2017-2018 saw another heavily debated topic, and one student came forward to voice her concerns about SGA’s conduct this year. Michelle Bonner, a sophomore computer information major, works in the Military Student Center. She spoke on behalf of all the cultural centers. Act No. 6 ...

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John Moseley Scholarship

William Hayes | The All State We, as both faculty, staff, and students of APSU have so much in gratitude for our past and present educators. APSU Govs have a heart and spirit to show appreciation for all who have dedicated and contributed greatly to the body of the college ...

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Farewell, Dr. Byrd

Dr. Sherryl Byrd, Vice President of Student affairs, is retiring this semester after 12 years at APSU. Byrd was born in Nashville, Tennessee, grew up in the Donelson area, and graduated from Mt. Juliet High School. She went to Tennessee Tech for undergraduate school and was inspired by the Dean ...

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Graphic anti-abortion protest raises concerns and a protest among students

Some students were surprised and even “disgusted” when members of a group called Created Equal set up graphic images of aborted fetuses in the center of campus as part of an anti-abortion protest. Josiah Lockwood, one of the protesters, spoke with The All State. “We’re with a group called Created ...

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Invasion of privacy on social media

Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified in front of Congress for 10 hours in response to the Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal. It all started in 2014 when 270,000 people participated in a personality quiz on an app called This is Your Digital Life, according to a CNN article. When ...

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SGA sees 8 pieces of legislation, Reedy admits to lie

Last week’s SGA meeting got off to an unusual start as Vice President Jordan Reedy admitted lying to the senatorial board the week prior. “I lied a little bit, you’re legislation’s really not due until next week,” Reedy said. “That way we wouldn’t have it all in one day. I ...

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