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APSU students show mixed emotions about Housing opt-out

This week, APSU’s Office of Housing/Residence Life and Dining Services offered a $200 incentive for upperclassmen to opt-out of housing contracts due to there being no more bed spaces for the 2016-17 term. According to Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs/Director of Housing Joe Mills, there are approximately 1,818 bed ...

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Physics student designs new balloon for department

WILLIAM FISHER Senior physics major and Presidential Research Scholar Dominic Critchlow found a simple solution to a persistent problem for the physics and astronomy department. Critchlow researched and built an inexpensive new high-altitude balloon design for the physics and astronomy department to use for taking detailed images of the Earth’s ...

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APSU Housing to offer upperclassman opt-out

APSU’s Office of Housing/Residence Life and Dining Services has offered an upperclassman opt-out of housing contracts because of the enrollment increase for the upcoming school year. According to an email sent by Housing and Residence Life, “APSU has had an exceptional number of freshmen apply for housing and have completely run ...

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

ASSOCIATED PRESS TIM DAHLBERG, AP Boxing Writer He was fast of fist and foot — lip, too — a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above ...

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APSU student dies on study abroad trip

APSU student Sue Nash fell to the ground and died on a study abroad trip after landing at the International Barajas Airport Madrid on May 12. The 63-year-old was still in customs. The cause of death is currently unknown. Under Spanish law, an autopsy was conducted but the results will not ...

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Former Clarksville pitcher Everett drowns while fishing

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt freshman pitcher Donny Everett drowned while fishing in Tennessee a day before the Commodores were to open the NCAA Tournament on Friday. He was 19. The Coffee County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement Friday that Everett was with two teammates and two ...

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