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Physics student chosen to study at CERN lab

» By Faith Johnson Guest Writer APSU physics junior, Chris Hayes, is getting a very rare opportunity to travel to Switzerland to study at the European Organization for Nuclear Research’s Geneva laboratory also called CERN. Hayes was named as one of the students in the team with the University of ...

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Soldiers face tough challenges at home

» By Brittany Hickey Staff Writer More than 10 percent of APSU’s enrolled students are veterans of the military, not even accounting for the active duty soldiers and members of the reserves. The Military Student Center had that demographic in mind for the Friday, March 1 screening of PBS’s “The ...

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New members inducted into APSU Athletics Hall of Fame

» By Philip Sparn News Editor Three new members were inducted into the APSU Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the 36th annual induction. Baseball coach Gary McClure, APSU team physician Dr. W. Cooper Beazley and former basketball player Andrew Lorentzson were honored for their contributions to ...

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Black History Month speaker discusses race, politics and American life

>>Myranda Harrison Staff Writer Many students listened to this year’s Black History Month speaker, Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, discuss racial, social and political issues on Tuesday, Feb. 26 in the UC Ballroom. The event was hosted by the African American Cultural Center as a part of their annual Black History ...

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Students get real-world advice from APSU alumni

»Philip Sparn News Editor More than 250 students met and mingled with many successful alumni in the eighth annual Career Networking Event on Wednesday, Feb. 20 in the UC ballroom. The event was aimed to help students meet and chat with APSU alumni while gaining helpful career guidance. The alumni ...

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Bonaroo lineup released

»Brittany Hickey Staff Writer Bonnaroo – a June music and arts festival in Manchester, Tenn. – announced the 2013 lineup Feb. 19 with huge headliners and indie favorites alongside comedians and classic rockers. The lineup features some unsurprising acts like folk powerhouse Mumford & Sons and The Lumineers who have ...

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