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Montgomery County offers great opportunities to help animals in need

Chasity Webb | Features Editor I love animals, especially puppies. Sadly, lots of them are homeless because owners refuse to spay or neuter older dogs. The Humane Society estimates there are approximately 6 to 8 million cats and dogs entering shelters each year and only 3 to 4 million are ...

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Political party affiliation less to do with the issues

Kristin Kittell | Assistant Perspectives Editor Prior to the local elections in 2010, I discussed with a friend the choices we would make when it came time to cast our votes. Regrettably, I hadn’t spent much time considering the attributes of the candidates and had little more than vague name ...

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Students encouraged to take part in upcoming Sustainable Campus Fee Committee Meeting

By GREGORY JONES | Guest Writer The Sustainable Campus Fee is funded by every student enrolled at APSU, billed at a rate of $10 per semester. Student enrollment for Spring 2011 is up about five percent compared to this time last year, which, as you may recall, was only months ...

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Drugs not a safe alternative for troops affected with post traumatic stress disorder

Kaila Sewell | Staff Writer Living and attending school in a military town, many of us come into contact with soldiers everyday. If you are anything like me, when a solider walks by, it doesn’t affect you in any way. Maybe more attention should be paid. As the Department of ...

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Women’s sexuality has a new identity in 2011

Kristin Kittell | Assistant Perspectives Editor Nearly a century after the American suffrage movement sparked a slew of anti-sexism progressions, the obstacles preventing gender equality seem to be fading. USA Today explains there were 13 female CEOs leading fortune 500 companies in 2009 — up from just one in 1996 ...

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Egyptian revolution test for U.S. relations

Catherine Weiss | Staff Writer On Jan. 25, Al-Jezeera reported protests had broken out nationwide as Egyptians from multiple castes and creeds rallied together against their current political regime headed by Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Egyptian protesters spilled onto the streets chanting for economic and political reform. On Jan. 28, ...

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