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APSU nursing students win awards at program

16 APSU students attended VESNIP during the summer - photo courtesy of Austin Peay State University

16 nursing students from APSU participated in the summer internship program called Vanderbilt Experience: Student Nurse Internship Program (VESNIP) and two won top awards at the end of the program. The program presented seven awards. Two APSU students, Emily Reeve and Leanna Swaney took home awards in their category. Reeve ...

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Local hotels to house incoming students

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The Office of Housing and Residence Life has contracted out the Riverview Inn and the Best Western Hotel off Exit 4 to serve as overflow housing for incoming students. Students will pay $3300 each semester they live at the hotels as they wait to transfer to on-campus housing. The need to ...

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APSU welcomes Marcelius Braxton as new director of Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center

Patrick Roach APSU  has hired Marcelius Braxton to be the new director of the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural center as of July 1. Braxton’s previous job was at Missouri University where he worked as the student service coordinator for the university’s Student Diversity, Outreach and Women’s Programs. He has also ...

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Latest News on the TN Primary

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8:30 p.m. Preliminary exit poll results show Democrat Hillary Clinton did especially well among older voters and blacks in Tennessee’s presidential primaries, while Republican Donald Trump was the choice of voters favoring a non-establishment candidate. Both candidates enjoyed large margins in Tennessee on Tuesday. Exit polls conducted by Edison Research ...

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Obama Administration Seeks Pell Grant Expansion

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants to expand the federal Pell grant program to help more students graduate from college — by providing them with money to attend classes year-round and reward them for taking more credits. Two new proposals, announced Tuesday by the Education Department, would expand the ...

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