In the Media
Glenn Carter, professor and director of the Social Work Program, was quoted on gay marriage in The Leaf-Chronicle's March 17 cover story, “Local gays seek equality, ‘the all-American dream'”
Holocaust survivor George Salton's appearance at Austin Peay was highlighted on the front page of The Leaf-Chronicle's March 17 “Local” section. The story featured comments from Dr. Karen Sorenson, associate professor of French and director of international studies.
The Grammy in the Schools program, held at Austin Peay March 17, was featured on the front page of The Leaf-Chronicle's “Local” section March 18. More than 300 students visited APSU to attend the program.
The Leaf-Chronicle's March 19 editorial section included “The Govs advance: APSU is making a mark in the NIT basketball tournament.”
APSU's new freshmen introductory class was the subject of a front-page story in The Leaf-Chronicle's March 19 “Local” section. The story featured comments from Dr. Harriett McQueen, director of academic support, Dr. Bruce Speck, vice president for academic affairs, and Dr. Houston Davis, assistant vice president for academic affairs.
News of the 83rd Southeastern Section meeting of the Mathematical Association of America being held March 26-27 at APSU made The Leaf-Chronicle's “Schools Update” March 19. The piece included a comment by Dr. Jim Vandergriff, associate professor of computer science and information technology.
APSU's “Money Smarts 101” class, which will be offered through the Center for Extended and Distance Education, made The Leaf-Chronicle's “Local” section March 19.
David Wesner, assistant professor of communication, saw his play, “Films at Eleven,” performed at Clarksville High School's new Black Box Theatre. The show made the cover of The Leaf-Chronicle's “Go” section March 19.
Details from the 20th Anniversary Candlelight Ball, including the guest list and door prize winners, made The Leaf-Chronicle's “Around Town” column March 21.
The search for a new director for the African American Cultural Center made the front page of The Leaf-Chronicle's “Local” section March 22. The story featured comments from Dr. Jim Diehr, dean of the College of Arts and Letters.