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More than a right: Voting is a superpower

Voting is not only our right; it is our power. The right to vote energizes social and cultural awareness for political parties. It is an opportunity for citizens to have a voice in who should lead our cities, counties, states, governments and country. Voting is crucial to activating democratic and ...

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APSU welcomes Marcelius Braxton as new director of Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center

APSU has hired Marcelius Braxton as  the new director of the Wilbur N. Daniel African-American Cultural Center (WNDAACC). Braxton previously worked at Missouri University as the student service coordinator for the Student Diversity, Outreach and Women’s Programs. He has also been a part of the Black Man’s Think Tank, the ...

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Program helps African-American males

A program called the Achievers & Scholars Initiative has come to APSU with the goal of ensuring the academic success of African-American males on campus. The program was created as a project for the Tennessee Board of Regents Maxine Smith Fellows Program for Rising Minority Professionals. The program hopes to ...

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Black History Month speaker discusses race, politics and American life

>>Myranda Harrison Staff Writer Many students listened to this year’s Black History Month speaker, Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, discuss racial, social and political issues on Tuesday, Feb. 26 in the UC Ballroom. The event was hosted by the African American Cultural Center as a part of their annual Black History ...

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