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SGA passes resolution opposing guns on campus

By CIDNIE SYDNEY-BREWINGTON | Staff Writer SGA senators passed Resolution 8 by a 17-0 vote with six abstaining Wednesday, March 16. The Resolution impacts Tennessee State House Bill HB 2014 and “supports current state policy prohibiting the possession of firearms on campus and strongly opposes any legislation that would later ...

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Executive council, senate candidacy declared for SGA elections

By BRIAN BIGELOW | Assistant News Editor Elections will be held next week for the Student Government Association Executive Council and Senate, with the exception of freshman and graduate Senate seats. The executive council consists of the SGA president, vice president and executive secretary. Each college has three representatives in ...

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More than $1K received for Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

By CIDNIE SYDNEY-BREWINGTON Staff Writer Donations received at the February 5K Breast Cancer Awareness Walk, co-sponsored by University Recreation and The Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center totaled more than $1,000. The money was donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, a breast cancer awareness organization, to fund ...

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Govs eliminated from the College Basketball Invitational

By ANTHONY SHINGLER | Senior Staff Writer Boise State’s La Shard Anderson hit a last second shot to give the Broncos the win over the Govs in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational Tournament, 83-80. The Govs finished the season 20-14 overall. They lose only one senior, point ...

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Smoking policy changes proposed

By CIDNIE SYDNEY-BREWINGTON | Staff Writer The SGA Smoking Policy committee presented their conclusion concerning the new smoking policy at the Wednesday, Feb. 23, SGA senate meeting. The motion passed 18-0. The conclusion will then be presented to the University Policy Committee to be either approved or denied. If approved, ...

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