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Dean of College of Arts and Letters Dixie Webb to step down

According to TheGovSays, Dixie Webb has resigned as Dean of the College of Arts and Letters. Professor Barry Jones, chair of the APSU Department of Art + Design, has agreed to serve as interim dean and Tony Morris, associate professor of art history, will serve as interim chair of the ...

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16 new laws to take effect in Tennessee Jan. 1

According to (WATE), there are 16 new laws to take effect in Tennessee on Jan. 1. Some new laws are extremely technical, like Senate Bill 0128, which addresses the electrical safety code governing electrical supply stations and lines. Additionally, some could have a direct impact on day-to-day life. These laws ...

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APSU Distance Education looking at other learning platforms

Mahalia Smith | Senior Staff Writer APSU is considering changing the online class system from Desire 2 Learn, or D2L. Proposed systems include Blackboard and Canvas. Each service, including D2L, will have open demonstrations in the MUC Ballrooms later this month. While current students are familiar with the system, APSU ...

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Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Sherryl Byrd, to retire Fall 2018

According to an email sent out by President Alisa White, VP of Student Affairs, Dr. Sherryl Byrd, has announced her retirement Fall 2018 after 11 years at APSU. White said, “Dr. Byrd has invested in and advocated for students and their success throughout her distinguished career, and she will leave a ...

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IOC: Russians can compete at Olympics, but without flag

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russian athletes will be allowed to stand on the medal podium at the Winter Olympics — just not with their anthem playing or their nation’s flag rising above them. The International Olympic Committee barred Russia and its sports leaders from the upcoming games in South Korea ...

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Update: No suspect found after unconfirmed reports of man with handgun

APSU has reported that no suspect has been found after receiving a report of a man with a handgun. Campus police and members of the Clarksville Police Department escorted people out of Harned Hall and asked for people to avoid the area. The campus was not officially on lockdown, however, many ...

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