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Freshman class of 2020 breaks APSU records

On Friday, Aug. 19, freshman students walked into the Dunn Center for the annual freshman convocation. Members of various campus organizations and APSU cheerleaders greeted students and spent some of their time teaching popular cheers. APSU President Alisa White opened the convocation with some advice for the new students. “Don’t ...

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APSU welcomes 1,500 at convocation ceremony

Early estimates indicate APSU’s enrollment numbers will equal or slightly improve compared to the 2014-2015 academic year. This is in contrast with  Governor Bill Haslam’s recent TN Promise plan which was expected to decrease enrollment in four-year universities in Tennessee. Haslam’s TN Promise plan offers a tuition-free, two-year degree from ...

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President White talks enrollment plans, selling Strawberry Alley property

APSU President Alisa White unveiled her plans to increase enrollment to 15,000 by 2017 and her ideas on how to utilize the Jenkins & Wynne lot during the annual convocation address on Wednesday, Aug. 19. The faculty and staff convocation ceremony was held in the Mabry Concert Hall in the ...

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Freshmen kick off semester at convocation

APSU’s freshman class officially began their semester at the freshman convocation Friday Aug. 23. Tim Hall, APSU President, welcomed the students not only as the freshman class of 2013 but also as the graduating class of 2017 by telling students to envision the day that they will graduate in the ...

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