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Community rallies, honors Trayvon Martin’s memory

» By TIFFANY HALL – thall29@my.apsu.edu Students, faculty, staff and alumni from all racial, ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds came together on Thursday, March 29, to honor Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed in Sanford, Fla. last month. Lelann Evans, a junior, started the ceremony by saying he wanted ...

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Degree Compass course software demystified

» STAFF REPORT The Degree Compass software, formerly known as the Course Recommendation system, is APSU’s newest resource to help students gather information about what classes they should take. Degree Compass is used to help make course selection less of a maze and more of a path to keep students ...

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Degree Compass software gains notoriety, expands APSU course recommendation software nominated for IMF global award, expands to 3 more Tennessee colleges

» By BRITTANY WESTER-bwester2@my.apsu.edu Students need a little help deciding what courses to take, so all students are assigned advisers. However, because advisers are assigned several students, some students may not receive the best help possible concerning the proper courses to take. To assist students who need a little extra ...

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Supreme Court hears case for, against Obama healthcare plan

» ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — As demonstrations swirled outside, Supreme Court justices signaled on Monday they are ready to confront without delay the keep-or-kill questions at the heart of challenges to President Barack Obama’s historic health care overhaul. Virtually every American will be affected by the outcome, due this summer ...

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Memphis rally calls for arrest in Trayvon Martin slaying

» ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Hundreds rallied Monday at the location where Martin Luther King Jr. was slain in Memphis to call for the arrest of a Florida man in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager. The rally at the National Civil Rights Museum featured speeches from ...

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SGA debate 2012

» By TIFFANY HALL – thall29@my.apsu.edu The first ever SGA presidential debate of its kind was held Monday, March 19, with a small turnout of 25 students. The purpose of the debate was for SGA presidential candidates, Jesse Brewer and Drew Smith, to let the students know what they would ...

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