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Dance It Off @ APSU

— Katelyn Clark Features Editor   Ninety-eight students, faculty and staff entered the Foy Center’s gym last Wednesday ready to get a good workout. Instead, they got so much more. Dance It Off is a “high intensity cardio class with intervals, two or three minutes of fast pace then average ...

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First Friday Football Frenzy at APSU

–Katelyn Clark Features Editor   A sea of red accompanied Friday Football Frenzy in the UC Plaza last Friday as students gathered for a pep rally to show pride and spirit for APSU. It was first-come, first-serve as students lined up to receive free t-shirts and food.Booths representing student and ...

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Film Review: “Salinger”

JOCELYN NOVECK AP National Writer   “Reclusive.” Is that an adjective, or is it actually part of J.D. Salinger’s name? The word has been used so often to describe the famous writer, one could be forgiven for thinking it appears on his birth certificate. But there’s obviously much more to ...

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Obama touts world’s economic progress at G-20 summit conference

JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia— Touting economic progress at the Group of 20 summit, President Barack Obama said the nation’s economic powers no longer face the threat of a financial meltdown and can turn their attention to issues of tax evasion, job creation and climate change. “For ...

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Judge aims to resentence teacher rapist

MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press   BILLINGS, Mont. — A Montana judge appears intent on trying to undo his lenient sentence for a teacher who raped a student as prosecutors have pressed the state Supreme Court to stop him. An emergency petition from the state Attorney General’s Office to block the resentencing ...

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Campaign to end unpaid internships heads to campus

ALAN SCHER ZAGIER Associated Press   A nascent campaign against employers’ use of unpaid interns is taking aim at what critics call some of the longstanding practice’s biggest enablers: colleges that steer students into such programs in exchange for academic credit. Organizers hope to have mobilizers raise the issue on campuses as ...

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