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What you need to know about the total eclipse on Monday

What is a total solar eclipse? A solar eclipse is when the moon partially blocks the sun from shining on earth. There are many eclipses but this one is special because the moon will completely block out the sun making midday look like night time. The path of the eclipse ...

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Movies in the Park to feature APSU PeayClipse talk on “The Secret Lives of Astronomers”

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – As part of the ongoing PeayClipse lecture series, Austin Peay State University faculty member Dr. J. Allyn Smith will present a talk titled, “The Secret Lives of Astronomers” at 7 p.m. on July 22, during the City of Clarksville’s Movies in the Park Series, at McGregor Park. The talk ...

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Movies in the Park to feature APSU PeayClipse talk on “Telling Time and Telling Tales: Eclipses in Ancient Greece”

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – As part of the ongoing PeayClipse lecture series, Austin Peay State University faculty members Tim and Mary Winters will present a talk titled, “Telling Time and Telling Tales: Eclipses in Ancient Greece,” at 7 p.m. on July 15, during the city of Clarksville’s Movies in the Park Series, at ...

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Experience Aug. 21 total solar eclipse at APSU’s Fortera Stadium

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – In two short months, the heavens—in the words of English poet Lavinia Greenlaw—will throw a “celestial dimmer switch” during the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse, and as excitement builds across the country for this cosmic spectacle, Austin Peay State University is gearing up to host official NASA viewing parties ...

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Campus prepares for historic event as nation looks to Clarksville in August

Next fall, the city of Clarksville will experience nearly two minutes of darkness in the middle of the afternoon. On Aug 21, 2017, a total eclipse will pass through Clarksville, making APSU and the surrounding areas a suitable place to view the occurrence. APSU will not only be observing, but ...

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SGA breaks tradition to fund Del Square Psi

SGA made history by passing Resolution No. 4, which will see them directly fund a student organization for an event for the first time, at their meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 26. After a lengthy debate during the meeting on Oct. 19, SGA further discussed the resolution, which would provide funds to ...

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