Home / Features (page 42)


‘Violin Man’ plays music for campus community

With bright lights flooding the stage, sheet music in place, a violin in one hand and a bow in the other, he prepared to play in one of the most prestigious concert halls in the world. Now, the memory of this past summer fades away as the violinist spends his ...

Read More »

Montgomery County gives voice to the voiceless

Domestic violence occurs all over the U.S. and can happen to people of all races, genders and ages. Every year the Montgomery County Sheriff’s department hosts “Silent Witness” in October as part of  Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year’s “Silent Witness” project was held on Thursday, Oct. 7. The community ...

Read More »

Governor Haslam announces APSU governing board

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced the creation of APSU’s local governing board as well as the eight appointees for the board. The local governing board will give the university increased autonomy to support student success by having to power to appoint the campus president, manage the university budget, set tuition ...

Read More »

Retired professors analyze Shakespeare

Ashley Thompson | Features Writer Knowledge is a man’s greatest treasure and free to everyone. There is never an old enough age to stop learning new things or gaining more information about something that is well known. “Connections,” a monthly event created by the APSU Retirees Association (APSURA), is dedicated ...

Read More »

Zone 3 literary magazine celebrates 30 years

Zone 3 30 year anniversary reading

In a quiet room in the Morgan University Center, students, faculty and staff gathered to listen to carefully placed words in poems and fiction and non-fiction essays by three of “Zone 3’s” award-winning editors: Amy Wright, Barry Kitterman and Andrea Spofford. Founded in 1986 by APSU professors David Till and ...

Read More »

Phi Beta Sigma and Zeta Phi Beta fry fish for community

The campus was filled with the sounds of sizzling fish as the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center housed a get-together among APSU students. Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. came together on Friday, Sept. 30, to host the Fish Fry as part of ...

Read More »