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Students debate assault weapons ban in Tenn.

» By Myranda Harrison Staff Writer Students gathered to debate the effectiveness of a Tennessee ban on assault weapons in the APSU communication department’s 10th annual AP Debate Forum. Rob Baron, assistant professor of communications, hosted the forum on Wednesday, March 6, in the Clement Auditorium. There were three students ...

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Breaking down student loans

» By Diona Gardner Staff Writer For many students, college is the beginning of a journey towards a promising career. However, for some, college is the beginning of a long journey into debt. In 2012, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York reported a total of $870 billion in outstanding ...

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Physics student chosen to study at CERN lab

» By Faith Johnson Guest Writer APSU physics junior, Chris Hayes, is getting a very rare opportunity to travel to Switzerland to study at the European Organization for Nuclear Research’s Geneva laboratory also called CERN. Hayes was named as one of the students in the team with the University of ...

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Soldiers face tough challenges at home

» By Brittany Hickey Staff Writer More than 10 percent of APSU’s enrolled students are veterans of the military, not even accounting for the active duty soldiers and members of the reserves. The Military Student Center had that demographic in mind for the Friday, March 1 screening of PBS’s “The ...

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APSU hosts workshop for job seekers

» By Chaseton Donahoe Staff Writer The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce held a career development workshop in the APSU African American Cultural Center on Wednesday, Feb. 27. It was a chance for people seeking employment opportunities to discover new techniques for searching for available jobs and primarily consisted ...

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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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