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Weather related reasons school should close: When is it right to cancel?

Last Wednesday, Montgomery County Schools decided to close at the last minute after we got more snow than originally expected. That was after they planned a two-hour delay, and I came across some news stories from Nashville news outlets about several parents from all over Middle Tennessee being upset at ...

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Penn State fraternity under investigation, suspended for year over nude Facebook photos

HARRISBURG — A Penn State University fraternity was suspended for a year Tuesday, March 17 after police began investigating allegations that members used a private, invitation-only Facebook page to post photos of nude and partly nude women, some apparently asleep or passed out. A former member of Kappa Delta Rho ...

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Group projects prepare students for the workforce

Group projects in school will lead to better success for an individual in the long run. Many classes have incorporated group projects in the curriculum because of the beneficial effects on students. Cooperative student work has both pros and cons. Many students find it aggravating to work with individuals who do ...

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APSU professor arrested for domestic assault

APSU professor Thomas Buttery was arrested Friday, Jan. 23, on a single charge of domestic assault by Clarksville Police Officer Thomas Biele. According to Buttery’s curriculum vitae on the APSU website, he is currently a professor in the School of Education, but has also taught in the School of Business ...

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Let’s just say … you just started college

The business of giving advice is tricky. The adviser must have had enough trials and tribulations to be jaded, but also enough victories to be hopeful. Let’s just say I’m a pro. Let’s say you just started college. Back when I first started college, I was standing outside Castle Heights sweaty, exhausted ...

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‘Coffee and Conversation’ with Representative Joe Pitts

On Tuesday, Sept. 17, Einstein Bros Bagels hosted “Coffee and Conversation” with Tenn. Representative Joe Pitts. Students were given the opportunity to go to Einstein Bros Bagels and have cinnamon twists and 50-cent small coffees while listening to and discussing issues with Pitts, such as politics, education and issues affecting ...

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