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Chi Omega Makes a Wish

On Thursday, April 19, 2018, APSU’s Chi Omega Fraternity held their Chi O Cookout and Concert to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Middle Tennessee with a concert by Jon Langston. Chi Omega raised $30,106 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Middle Tennessee. According to Chi Omega President, Leslie Cherry, Public Relations, ...

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Farewell, Dr. Byrd

Dr. Sherryl Byrd, Vice President of Student affairs, is retiring this semester after 12 years at APSU. Byrd was born in Nashville, Tennessee, grew up in the Donelson area, and graduated from Mt. Juliet High School. She went to Tennessee Tech for undergraduate school and was inspired by the Dean ...

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Graphic anti-abortion protest raises concerns and a protest among students

Some students were surprised and even “disgusted” when members of a group called Created Equal set up graphic images of aborted fetuses in the center of campus as part of an anti-abortion protest. Josiah Lockwood, one of the protesters, spoke with The All State. “We’re with a group called Created ...

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Tennessee lawmakers punish Memphis for removing statues

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Republican-dominated House in Tennessee voted Tuesday to punish the city of Memphis for removing Confederate monuments by taking $250,000 away from the city that would have been used for a bicentennial celebration next year. The retaliation came in the form of passage of a last-minute ...

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Invasion of privacy on social media

Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified in front of Congress for 10 hours in response to the Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal. It all started in 2014 when 270,000 people participated in a personality quiz on an app called This is Your Digital Life, according to a CNN article. When ...

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SGA sees 8 pieces of legislation, Reedy admits to lie

Last week’s SGA meeting got off to an unusual start as Vice President Jordan Reedy admitted lying to the senatorial board the week prior. “I lied a little bit, you’re legislation’s really not due until next week,” Reedy said. “That way we wouldn’t have it all in one day. I ...

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