3:41 pm
Wed July 1, 2015

'Ladies' No More? Gender Issues Under Scrutiny in Women's Sports Branding

University of Tennessee Womens Basketball Team
Credit Facebook/TN Lady Vols Basketball


As the University of Tennessee- Knoxville Athletics program evolves from their moniker “Lady Vols” other universities with gender distinguishing titles are being asked if they will change as well.

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12:16 pm
Tue June 23, 2015

APSU Names Four Finalists in Athletic Director Search

clockwise from top left: Ivey, Coomer, Sarra, Perry
Credit APSU

Austin Peay State University has narrowed its search for a new athletic director down to four finalists.

The Tennessee state university began looking for a new athletic director in April when Derek van der Merwe was promoted to Vice President of Advancement.  

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10:33 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Even If It Doesn’t Get Paid Back, Austin Peay Covering Soldier-Student Tuition

Active duty military can get up to $4,500 for college work per year. But the tuition assistance program was suspended October 1.
Credit United States Forces - Iraq via Flickr

Austin Peay State University may lose hundreds of thousands of dollars in the process, but it plans to float tuition for soldier-students if the government shutdown continues.

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4:19 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

APSU Students Settle Into New Dorm Complex

Credit apsu.edu/housing

Austin Peay State University students are settling into three new residence halls.

The Governors Terrace complex consists of the five-floor Eriksson Hall, and two four-floor dormitories at the north and sound end of the complex.

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1:14 pm
Tue September 11, 2012

APSU Recognized for Sustainibility Programs

APSU and Clarksville-Montgomery County officials
APSU photo

Austin Peay State University has joined a community-based sustainability program. The Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program recognized APSU this week for its conservation efforts. The university added a sustainable campus fee in 2008 to help fund initiatives, such as recycling projects, alternative fuel vehicles, solar panels and better irrigation systems for landscaping. Going green is a trend among universities.

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