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Archived 2015 News

January

Acuff Circle now accepting nominations for Ovation Awards

APSU career networking event lets local employers meet potential hires, interns

APSU celebrates Fall 2014 graduates, releases list of Fall 2014 Dean's List honorees

APSU Center of Excellence For The Creative Arts hosting alumni reading event

APSU Department of Art presents lecture from internationally recognized artist Ann Hamilton

APSU Department of Art presents SOUND exhibit at Trahern Gallery

APSU Diversity Committee to host Jan. 30 meal-packing event for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

APSU Foy Fitness and Recreation Center to host DanceFest 2015 event

APSU professors complete work on two-volume study of American military history

APSU's Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center presents "Black Ink, Blue Collar" art exhibit

New exhibit at APSU showcases road trip paintings across America

Several APSU degrees eligible for TN Promise scholarship

Two honored during APSU Candlelight Ball award luncheon

February

Acuff Circle of Excellence to honor Joe W. Giles with Ovation Award at its annual ceremony

APSU appoints Dr. Rex Gandy as new Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs

APSU, community and Bikers Who Care to honor the late John Moseley

APSU Department of Music, Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts welcomes Acuff Award winning Orchid Ensemble

APSU Department of Theatre and Dance and Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts present ninth annual Spring Dance Concert

APSU Graduate Degree in Communication Arts ranked as one of the top online programs in the nation

APSU to host annual GuitarFest event

APSU a hosting site for Spring 2015 International Francophone Film Festival

APSU professor Dr. Gregg Steinberg to speak on how to write book proposals that sell

APSU students help restore endangered ecosystems

New exhibit in Nashville showcases art from APSU students and faculty

March

47th Annual Student Exhibition set for March 30-April 17

5th Annual Young Women's Leadership Symposium coming to APSU April 10

APSU Breast Cancer 5K supports Relay for Life

APSU Center of Excellence For The Creative Arts presents local author reading event

APSU Center of Excellence For The Creative Arts welcomes Charlotte Pence and Adam Prince for reading event

APSU Chamber Singers embark concert series spanning four states

APSU College of Education continues to shine after 60 years of national accreditation

APSU Community School Of The Arts Hosting One-Day Creative Writing Workshops Series

APSU Department of Art and Center of Excellence For The Creative Arts award inaugural Tennessee Artist Fellowship

APSU Department of Mathematics and Statistics places first in MAA Math Jeopardy Competition

APSU employees share recent professional developments, activities

APSU Greek community receives high honors in spring 2015

APSU to host 2015 American College Dance Association South Region Conference

APSU installs Dr. Alisa White as 10th president

APSU music professor Williams featured on new opera CD

APSU plays host to Phi Alpha Theta Regional History Conference

APSU professor Andrea Spofford to release first collection of poetry, titled "The Pine Effect"

APSU professor Dr. Amy Thompson named to ASCP's 40 Under 40

APSU senior art exhibit planned for spring semester

APSU students do service work in North Carolina

APSU students give back to community with "Big Event"

APSU's engineering tech department working with STEM classrooms

APSU's GuitarFest rescheduled for April 13-14

APSU's KA fraternity wins major awards

Campbell new coordinator at APSU Springfield campus

Cyrus Chestnut Trio headlines 54th Mid-South Jazz Festival at APSU

Famed tenor Brownlee to perform at APSU March 3

General praises APSU ROTC program

High school students can get a traditional college experience at APSU using Tennessee Promise

Host of ABC's "What Would You Do" to speak at APSU on April 1

Installation of President White set for March 23

Montgomery County Public Health Director Joey Smith to speak at APSU

New APSU scholarship honors late Clarksville educator Lynda Conner

Noted transgender scholar and poet to speak at APSU's Asanbe Diversity Symposium

Van der Merwe named VP for Advancement, Communication and Strategic Initiatives

April

The All State takes home individual, team awards at journalism competitions

APSU again designated as StormReady by the National Weather Service

APSU Choral Activities hosting second annual "The Big Sing" on April 17

APSU employees share recent professional developments, activities

APSU student Conor Scruton to study poetry at summer house of Robert Frost

APSU hosted ROTC Best Raider Competition in March

APSU hosts 10th Annual Research and Creativity Forum to honor student research

APSU Opera Theatre and Orchestra present "La Cambiale di Matrimonio" on April 11-12

APSU Public Relations and Marketing recognized in region for work

APSU student to serve on archeological dig in Bulgaria

APSU students, Fort Campbell soldiers earn medals at 40th Annual Military Culinary Arts Competitive Training Event

APSU's KA Order receives NIC Chapter Award of Distinction

APSU's Reagan Giving Circle awards eight scholarships

APSU's Watauga Arts Academy looking for high school students interested in the arts

Decorated soldier awarded APSU ROTC CSM Darol Walker Award

Department of Theatre and Dance ends season with Ibsen's "Ghosts"Golf champion to speak at Woodward Library Society Spring Social

Golf champion to speak at Woodward Library Society Spring Social

Grammy winner Rhonda Larson to visit APSU as final Acuff Chair of Excellence of 2014-15

Japanese artist returns to campus to see his painting

Marine general to speak at APSU's Spring Commencement

Military Alumni & Friends Day welcomes APSU staff, community members to Fort Campbell

ROTC cadet shines in martial arts competitions

Volunteer of the Year Daniels to speak at Reagan Giving Circle Luncheon

May

Acuff Circle to honor Mabrys at Jazz in June event

Annual Card Party returns to APSU May 13

APSU alumnus Pace receives TBR philanthropy award

APSU awards degrees to more than 1,100 students

APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts awards Summer Research Fellowships

APSU Governors Games to benefit military alumni, student scholarships

APSU named VETS Campus by state commission

APSU professor Ann Silverberg awarded Fulbright Scholarship for research

APSU professor Dr. Deborah Buchanan named Counselor Educator of the Year

APSU professor Stefan Woltmann featured in National Geographic article on Gulf of Mexico spill

APSU professor's "lifetime work" published, identifies state plants

APSU recognizes outstanding faculty during 2015 Academic Awards Ceremony

APSU students learn from award winning American slavery scholar Ed Baptist

APSU students place first in TVA Investment Challenge

APSU's Army ROTC named a 2014 MacArthur Award winner

APSU's Di Paolo explores blending of Hispanic literary genres in new book

APSU's revamped career services connecting students and alumni with employers

APSU's Wadia continues to promote University through scholarly work

Austin Peay launches new "Be a Gov" campaign

THEC names APSU a VETS Campus

June

2015 Edelweiss Club scholarship awarded to APSU student

APSU employees share recent professional developments, activities

APSU honors leadership, service during annual awards program

APSU, Mid-Cumberland Regional Safety Council to offer BBS, OSHA training courses

APSU names top candidates for athletic director position

APSU PR and Marketing Department wins six awards at 2015 TCPRA Conference

APSU professor Dr. Korre Foster to conduct Académie de Musique choir in Paris

APSU releases Peay Mobile 4.0

APSU student spending summer as intern at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

APSU students volunteer in Guatemala during summer break

APSU supporter Jenkins receives TBR Chancellor's Award

APSU's Mickey Fisher Memorial Golf Tournament set for July 10-11 at Ft. Campbell's Cole Park

APSU's ODK honor society named "Superior Circle"

Famed flutist Bennett to perform at APSU on June 12

Gregory to retire after 24 years of service to APSU

Sen. Green donates $50,000 to APSU College of Business

July

APSU to break ground on new fine arts building Sept. 1

APSU Center for Extended Education and Distance Education to host Tennessee Business Tax Seminar

APSU Community School of the Arts adds full dance program for Fall 2015 season

APSU hosting third Gov Color Run Sept. 26

APSU included among top universities for adult, nontraditional learners

APSU named Great College to Work For

APSU partners with PepsiCo to make Dream Machine recycling machine available on campus

APSU to provide Green Zone training to faculty, staff to better assist veteran students in transition

APSU ranks 21 in nation for students with children

APSU's Johstono wins Miss College Majorette of Tennessee, to compete at nationals

Dean Singleton to speak at APSU Summer Commencement

"Museum of Distance," a debut collection from Ashley Seitz Kramer set for release through Zone 3 Press

August

Academic Support Center's Golson earns Level 4 certification from National College Learning Center Association

APSU College of Science and Mathematics, Communication University of China sign collaboration agreement

APSU Dept. of Art and Design kicks off Visiting Artist Lecture Series with Linda Lopez

APSU employees share recent professional developments, activities

APSU Greek community has record number attend leadership institute

APSU to launch pilot program focused on improving experience for autistic college students

APSU names Ryan Ivey as next director of athletics

APSU nursing program ranked among best in nation

APSU place to be for historic 2017 total solar eclipse

APSU professor Thompson researching history of World War II POWs in Tennessee

APSU students present Veterans Treatment Court with unique Goldsmith Press creation

APSU's PSM program produces first graduates

Authors, Vietnam War veterans Bud Alley and Jim Lawrence to discuss battle at Landing Zone Albany

Class of 2019 now on campus

Comedy legends The Second City to return to APSU with new show

Department of Music, Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts present guest recital with Kate Rawls, Mei-En Chou

Dual enrollment class at APSU to give high school students taste of medical school

Enterprise donation supports APSU career fair

Inaugural Governors Games crowns winners, celebrates area veterans, military families

Live Peay Pick Up location information now available on Peay Mobile 4.0 app

New APSU student health building named after Wayne and Marianne Ard

New art exhibit at APSU offers powerful look at slave trade

"Voices," a musical drama from composer Dr. George Mabry featuring APSU faculty to debut Sept. 4

"What Women Wore," a new exhibit on American women's fashion to open at APSU

September

US Air Force Band of Mid-America's Concert Band to perform at APSU

APSU 2016 alumni trips to include Italy, Germany and France

APSU alumnus Perry to receive lifetime achievement award

APSU art professor Collins exhibits work in NYC show

APSU employees share recent professional developments, activities

APSU freshmen reading "Where Am I Wearing" for 2015 Peay Read

APSU graduates, professors to exhibit work at Wizard World Comic Con Nashville

APSU guitar professor to present free concert to Clarksville community

APSU Honors Program to screen “Welcome to Leith” as part of film series

APSU to host evening of traditional Japanese dance on Oct. 5

APSU hosting scholarship 5K on Oct. 10

APSU hosting screening of sexual assault documentary on Sept. 24

APSU breaks ground on new Art and Design Building

APSU professor Sienkiewicz performs on ensemble opera CD release titled "Deux Ex Machina"

APSU professors publish "...But if a Zombie Apocalypse Did Occur," a scholarly book on zombies

APSU professors signing new zombie book on Sept. 29 at APSU Morgan University Center

APSU ROTC cadet carries Special Olympics torch

APSU, Woodward Library host exhibition on Lincoln and American Civil War

APSU's computer science program leads the way among TBR institutions in helping women, minorities earn degrees

APSU's Graduation Gala celebrates and supports upcoming graduates

APSU's Moodt named to national administrator institute

APSU's Phi Alpha Theta wins seventh Best Chapter Award

APSU's Steinberg delivers TED Talk on tragedy and transcendence

Chartwells recognized as green certified by Clarksville-Montgomery County

Early numbers show enrollment gains at APSU

Five vocal alumni return to APSU for Distinguished Vocal Alumni Concert

"Modern American Art Song," a new album from Dr. Sharon Mabry now available

Nashville art exhibit showcases APSU Department of Art and Design

New APSU scholarship honors victim of carbon monoxide poisoning

New Art and Design Building coming to APSU

New exhibit at APSU questions boundaries of female stereotypes

Noted learning coach to visit APSU Sept. 22-23

Students and public invited to Oct. 1 Peay Read event

 October

 Acuff Circle to celebrate the arts at APSU with Soiree on Franklin Nov. 6

APSU BFA student Lyndsay Evetts exhibits work in Gallery 108

APSU business fraternity makes pledge toward endowed scholarship

APSU Choral Activities presents Fall Choral Concert, Choir Fest in October

APSU College of Business adds new degree programs

APSU Department of Theatre and Dance to host acclaimed Cirque du Soleil performer Cheryl Ann Sanders

APSU Department of Theatre and Dance to host AXIS Dance Company

APSU grads create debut comic book, titled “My Name is Proxy”

 APSU honors distinguished individuals with alumni awards at Homecoming

APSU Philosophy Club presents debate on the existence of God

APSU School of Nursing receives $41,798 grant with health department for breast health

APSU TRiO SSS program receives five-year, $1.3 million federal grant

APSU visiting artist lecture series to feature national graphic designer

APSU’s 31st annual Percussion Ensemble Halloween Concert is Oct. 30

Civil War diary edited by APSU faculty wins Duke award

Department of Theatre and Dance chair Brian Vernon chosen as recipient of 2015 Margaret Martin Award

Harrison Scott Key to speak as part of APSU's Visiting Writer Series

MKTO, Muddy Magnolias to perform at APSU Homecoming Concert

New APSU art exhibit engages different senses

New APSU scholarship to help East Tennessee students become Special Education teachers

Red Tie Affair is the theme for 2015 APSU Homecoming

APSU welcomes writers, poets Angela Ball, Ashley Seitz Kramer for poetry reading event

November

21st annual Bread and Words reading set for Nov. 23

APSU again recognized as one of the nation’s best universities for vets

APSU alumnus Carroll provides lead gift for new trading room on campus

APSU announces Candlelight Ball Award winners

APSU celebrates ancient languages with 9th annual Classics Day

APSU exhibiting art by veterans, military personnel on Nov. 12

APSU fraternity registers more than 500 students to vote

APSU honors founding members of faculty senate

APSU honors Tennessee artist Craddock with inaugural fellowship

APSU hosting Dec. 3 info session for Spring Phlebotomy Tech course

APSU marching band to feature 500 musicians for Nov. 7 game

APSU named 2016 Military Friendly School

APSU names nursing floor after Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Health Foundation

APSU to remove Hemlock Semiconductor name

APSU student excels at international conference

APSU student Loreli McCole publishes first book, titled “The Iqaluk Chronicles: Last Storm”

APSU student newspaper The All State turns 85

APSU's The All State, editor recognized at national conference

David Steinquest and Friends presents “Santa Claus is Coming!” Christmas concert Dec. 4

Govs Go Bald event coming to APSU campus Nov. 19

Honors Film Series continues with showing of "The Storm Makers"

Klinghard named APSU director of corporate relations

Renowned French horn player Ruske to perform at APSU on Nov. 8

December

APSU 2015: A Year In Review

APSU named top public university in Tennessee for criminal justice and corrections careers by CorrectionalOfficer.org

APSU names Xavier University IT executive director Molnar as new CIO

APSU professor Uffelman using Skype to connect students with scholars

APSU students present at state's first experiential learning symposium

APSU Winter Commencement Ceremonies set for Dec. 11

APSU's Dominy named to National Panhellenic Council advisory committee

APSU’s Walker presents research at conference

Browders endow scholarship at APSU to promote European studies

Class of 2015 graduates from APSU

Department of Music's Sixth Annual Holiday Dinner is Dec. 4 and 5

Dr. Raj Dakshinamurthy appointed as new associate provost for research, dean of graduate studies

Grant to help APSU continue "Green Zone" program for veteran students

New minor in information assurance and security available through APSU’s Department of Computer Science and Information

Woodward Library receives donation of table built from remains of Port Royal covered bridge