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Garrett Coscolluela
Garrett Coscolluela
Senior/Music Education, Performance

"I’m thankful to have spent two years with the Governors’ Own Marching Band and to have been a part of the most visible extension of Austin Peay’s Department of Music."

Alexis Hill
Alexis Hill
Senior, Biology

“Austin Peay has treated me way better than I ever thought it could have, and if I had to do it all over again, I’d still choose to go to this University.”

Joshua Rees
Joshua Rees
Foreign Languages (specialization in Spanish)

"My professors at Austin Peay have always asked me to think about how I can take what I’m already good at and use that to help a bigger group of people than I have before."

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Austin Peay offers the resources of a major university, with a small college feel. You'll get to know people quickly —- including your professors. That one-on-one communication is just part of the friendliness that makes Austin Peay a comfortable place to be.

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APSU is surrounded by a thriving community, rich in history and tradition. Set against the Cumberland River, Clarksville offers outdoor activities, great restaurants, and local theatre. Not to mention, we're just 45 minutes from Nashville.

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APSU geosciences professors bring new geologic insights to Nevada's high desert region

Dr. Phyllis Camilleri and Dr. Jack Deibert spent more than 20 years conducting geologic field research in Nevada, and they recently published their findings in the journal "Geosphere."

Student winners
The All State staff earns 10 awards at southeast journalism conference

The All State earned two first place awards in Best News Editorial Artist/Illustrator and On-site Op-ed Writing and eight additional awards from the annual Southeast Journalism Conference.

Dr. Di Paolo Harrison reads from his new book
APSU's Di Paolo Harrison publishes fifth scholarly work on Hispanic crime fiction

Last month, Di Paolo Harrison published his fifth scholarly book, "Queer Noir Hispanico," in an effort to bring homosexual detective characters out of the margins of the Hispanic world.

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APSU Symphonic Band
Date: February 27, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location: Mabry Concert Hall
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Baseball vs. Indiana State
Date: March 2-4, 2018
Time: 3 games, various times
Location: Raymond C. Hand Park
Black History Month Trivia Night
Date: February 27, 2018
Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: MUC Ballroom C
Hispanic Cultural Center Bachata Dance Workshop
Date: February 28, 2018
Time: 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: MUC Ballroom A
First Friday
Date: March 2, 2018
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: MUC Plaza