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Feds’ loan changes hamper black college enrollment

ATLANTA — Ariadne Partlow dreamed of graduating Spelman College and moving on to medical school, but instead of studying biology this semester, she worked at a fast-food Chinese restaurant. The Jackson, Tenn., native was among thousands of students who unexpectedly either had to stay at home, transfer to a less ...

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GPC’s crafty weeknight: ‘Painting and Punch’ offers students opportunity to create homemade decorations

APSU students were given a chance to show their artistic side at a free event held in the UC building Thursday, Feb. 21. Fifty students were present for the event, painting personalized wooden signs during the GPC sponsored Painting and Punch. The students enjoyed the promised punch as well as ...

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Jenelle’s Jams: The importance of being Earnest Ernest

–jgrewell@my.apsu.edu The average college student has a lot of responsibilities: they probably work a part-time job or two, they are probably involved in several extracurricular organizations and they probably are worried about life after college, all while going to school full time. Imagine having to add preparing for a band ...

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‘Big Reveal’ takes over campus for second year

–lsapp@my.apsu.edu The trumpet sounded across campus on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 12:40 p.m. to announce the new candidates for Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. The “Big Reveal” event was staged in buildings on campus, with the main location at the Harned Hall balcony. According to Dewey Browder, chapter president ...

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Want a home-cooked meal? It’s in the can

NEW YORK — There’s nothing more satisfying than a home-cooked meal, especially if it comes out of a can or a pouch. As more people try their hand at mimicking sophisticated recipes from cooking shows and blogs, food companies are rolling out meal kits and starters that make amateur chefs ...

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