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Big Sing event brings many cultures, ages together in annual performance

Ashley Thompson | Features Writer Music brings people of all ages and genders together; it gives them a chance to share in something everyone can understand, like in The Big Sing concert on Tuesday April 11, in the Mabry Concert Hall. Choirs from around the county and general area joined ...

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Modern Language Fair brings students to experience Spanish, French culture

Sigma Delta Pi and the Language and Literature department invited area high school students to the Morgan University Center to explore Spanish, and French culture. This is the third year of The Modern Language Fair, and the first year where they invited French learners to participate in the event. The ...

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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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Selfies may contribute to self-esteem problems

While a quick selfie post to one’s favorite social medium site may appear to be a fun and artistic act, the reason behind the post leads to a line of insecurities. Any given Instagram or Facebook newsfeed is often filled with selfie posts from various friends. Since the rise of technology allowed for a ...

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Understanding differences is better than being colorblind

The difference between “colorblindness” and understanding other races is just that: understanding. When people ignore differences, it is almost as bad as refusing to accept them. Martin Luther King, Jr., once said, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they ...

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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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