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Nursing Department sends three to South African conference

Three of APSU’s School of Nursing professors traveled to South Africa over the summer to speak to the 27th Sigma Theta Tau International Research Congress about their research. Two professors, Patty Orr and Shondell Hickson, presented research about lowering sugar levels and obesity rates in diabetes patients. Their research was ...

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Dean of Graduate Studies steps down

Raj Dakshinamurthy will step down immediately from his position as Dean of the College of Graduate Studies and the associate provost for research and will now serve as a full-time faculty member in the Department of Chemistry. The university appointed Dakshinamurthy to the Dean of the College of Graduate Studies ...

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Center for Service-Learning chickens attacked

APSU’s Center for Service-Learning and Community Engagement (CSLCE), which houses the S.O.S. Food Pantry, has lost two chickens to a suspected dog attack. The chickens, named Mini and Mae, did not survive the attack. A third chicken, Nancy, did survive and was taken to a veterinarian’s office in Joelton for ...

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Computer science department creates new degrees

The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology has made changes to the bachelor’s degree program. Instead of a general computer science major with multiple concentrations, APSU will now offer three different bachelor’s degrees to showcase each specialization. The three new majors are computer science, computer information systems and computer ...

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Soldier apprehended after Fort Campbell active shooting

A 101st Airborne Division soldier was apprehended at Fort Campbell by military police in response to reports of an active shooter near Campbell Army Airfield on Thursday, Aug. 25. Fort Campbell spokesman Robert Jenkins said in a news release that there are no reported injuries, the post is secure, the gates ...

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APSU department uses Google grant to help firefighters

BY ALYSSA LONGWORTH, CONTRIBUTING WRITER APSU’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Center received a Google grant to develop its project to create technology which locates volunteer firefighters in the field. Google’s Internet of Things (IoT) Research Award focuses on devices that use the internet to communicate. The grant provided equipment to ...

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