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Retired assistant professor of 21 years, Whitmer, dies at 68

Wayne F. Whitmer died Friday, April 15, in Clarksville. Whitmer retired as an assistant professor of administrative office management in 2000, after 21 years. He was 68. Arrangements are pending and will be handled by Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home. For more information, visit the funeral homes website or call 645-6488.

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Plant the campus red

Photos by Mateen SIdiq | Senior Photographer Austin Peay students, faculty and staff took time out of their day on April 16, to plant flowers on the campus.

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Student Organization & Leadership Awards

Vice President’s Excellence in Leadership Award: Sara Seesholtz Mr. Governor and Madam Governor Awards: Page Rasmussen and Kenneth Kennedy Meningall Governors Cup Award: Brooke Derrick and Andano Turner Governors Pride Leadership Award: Brandy Segraves and Kelvin Rutledge Student Organization of the Year: Phi Alpha Theta History Club and Student Veterans ...

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Williams and Caldwell not returning to Govs basketball

By MARLON SCOTT | Senior Staff Writer Juniors Marcel Williams and Tyrone Caldwell will not be returning to the Govs basketball roster next season. Williams, a 6-6 forward, will not have his scholarship renewed. In the 2010-11 season Williams played in a reserve role averaging 10.7 minutes and 1.8 points ...

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Controversial smoking changes proposed

By BRIAN BIGELOW | News Editor Newly proposed changes to campus smoking policy would prohibit smoking in the center of campus, and some smokers are not happy about the changes. “I’m very displeased with it,” said Bryant Smith, sophomore English major. “We, as smokers, are being treated as second class ...

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