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SGA passes three acts and proposes legislation

The SGA passed three acts and senators proposed four new pieces of legislation during the meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Act No. 1 was passed, which will push the SGA to begin publicly publishing the voting records of senators. Senator Chris Hayes, who sponsored the bill, said its goal was ...

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Haslam budget hearings get underway this week

Associated Press   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam’s annual budget hearings are getting underway this week. The Republican governor will kick off the annual public discussions with agency leaders at the Capitol on Tuesday with the Education Department. Wednesday’s hearings include the correction and safety departments, while ...

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Obama pays tribute to 107-year-old WWII veteran

STACY A. ANDERSON Associated Press   ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday paid tribute to those who have served in the nation’s military, including one of the nation’s oldest veterans, 107-year-old Richard Overton. “This is the life of one American veteran, living proud and strong in the ...

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APSU goes to China

By Myranda Harrison, Staff Writer Starting in May 2014, APSU will be gathering roughly 12 to 18 students for a study abroad program in China. APSU has a variety of study abroad programs offered to students in countries, such as Spain, London, Greece and Africa, but there has never been one ...

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Hall visits DC and encourages innovation for low-income student success

On Thursday, Oct. 31, APSU President Tim Hall went to Washington, D.C. and joined other school officials from across the country to discuss with senators the ideas and innovations schools are making to help low-income students not only acquire degrees, but also in a timely manner. The hearing was held ...

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Students fill the APSU S.O.S. Food Pantry

By David Harris, Staff Writer The Wilburn N. Daniel African American Culture Center is holding donations for the Food, Clothing and Hygiene Drive in support of the APSU S.O.S. Food Pantry until Friday, Nov. 8. The WNDAACC has been holding the drive since Sunday, Oct. 6. For every 10 items ...

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