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Tim Hall blogs education for Huffington Post

–cscruton@my.apsu.edu While it’s no secret many college students nowadays are heavily immersed in social networking and online culture, probably not many students return from winter break to find their university presidents writing blog posts. However, blogging is exactly what President Tim Hall has been doing in his spare time this ...

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Feds’ loan changes hamper black college enrollment

ATLANTA — Ariadne Partlow dreamed of graduating Spelman College and moving on to medical school, but instead of studying biology this semester, she worked at a fast-food Chinese restaurant. The Jackson, Tenn., native was among thousands of students who unexpectedly either had to stay at home, transfer to a less ...

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APSU named among top military friendly universities in nation

»Diona Gardner Guest Writer APSU has been recognized by Military Advanced Education magazine in their 2013 Guide to America’s Top Military Friendly Colleges and Universities. The Military Advanced Education magazine is a journal of higher education for service men and women. Published since 2005, the magazine used a panel of ...

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President Hall reports progress at APSU

»Brittany Hickey Staff Writer Progression. That is the theme of APSU President Tim Hall’s five-year report covering the changes at the university during his tenure at APSU, since 2007, when he took office. The report outlines several areas of university growth, from a nearly 20 percent increase in enrollment to ...

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Anti-affirmative action bill stalls in Senate

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE  — A proposal to eliminate affirmative action initiatives from higher education institutions in Tennessee slowed in the state Senate on Wednesday after lawmakers and educators said they were uncomfortable with the bill’s language. Action on the measure, sponsored by Republican Sen. Jim Summerville of Dickson, was delayed ...

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APSU now offering streamlined Bachelor’s and Master’s Programs

»Diona Gardner Guest Writer In the spring of 2013, APSU began offering three-year bachelor’s degrees and “3+1 year Bachelor’s to Master’s” programs. The three-year Bachelor’s degree is available in several different areas of concentration including art, business, communication arts, computer science, english, health and human performance, history, Mathematics, philosophy, political ...

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