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APSU Woodward Library hosting women's suffrage book talks, thanks to prestigious national grant

The library was selected to participate in the "Let's Talk About It (LTAI): Women's Suffrage" grant program, sponsored by the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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APSU business faculty and students present at regional conference

The Society of Business, Industry, and Economics (SOBIE) academic conference brought universities together to promote peer-reviewed research and student research at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

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PHOTOS: ROTC celebrates this year's graduates during commissioning ceremony
PHOTOS: ROTC celebrates this year's graduates during commissioning ceremony

The ROTC program at Austin Peay ended the school year with the commissioning of 29 new Army officers on Friday, May 6, 2022, in the Clement Auditorium. Maj. Gen. Joseph McGee, commanding general of the 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, was the keynote speaker.

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Mount Olive Cemetery Historical Preservation Society, Austin Peay land Preds Foundation Helper Grant
Mount Olive Cemetery Historical Preservation Society, Austin Peay land Preds Foundation Helper Grant

Austin Peay State University and the Mount Olive Cemetery Historical Preservation Society recently worked together to secure a $10,000 Helper Grant from the Nashville Predators Foundation.

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Chaz Privette
Talented APSU freshman awarded hand-crafted concert guitar

GiftedGuitar - a nonprofit that works to put concert-quality instruments in the hands of promising young musicians - presented Chaz Privette with a Kenny Hill signature concert guitar worth around $8,000.

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Korean Culture Club caps academic year with top organization award, library display
Korean Culture Club caps academic year with top organization award, library display

The Korean Culture Club at Austin Peay State University recently earned the Organization of the Year award in its first full year since its establishment.

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Cassidy Reeves
APSU undergrad presents research on crime shows at national criminal justice conference

Reeves received an APSU Undergraduate Research Enhancement Fund grant, which covered her airfare, hotel and registration to the National Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Conference in Las Vegas.

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Sharon Mabry
The Record: Sharon Mabry retires after a historic 52 years

During that five-decade-long career, she has mentored thousands of students, enhanced the cultural life of the Clarksville-Montgomery community, and helped transform Austin Peay's music department into one of the top programs in the Southeast.

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Celebrating ROTC’s 50th year at Austin Peay: Retired Col. Eddie Vaughn
Celebrating ROTC's 50th year at Austin Peay: Retired Col. Eddie Vaughn

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps at Austin Peay State University is celebrating its 50th year. To mark the occasion, each month we will share one story of a Governor's Guard alumni or former leader. This final month, we share the story of retired Col. Eddie Vaughn, who graduated from Austin Peay in 1983.

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APSU raises $497,158 during sixth annual Govs Give online giving campaign

This amount is nearly $40,000 more than the amount raised in 2021, and throughout the first five years of the campaign, APSU raised over $1 million for student success.

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Larissa Dougherty
APSU alumna pursues Navy career on board the Carl Vinson

Larissa Dougherty calls the aircraft carrier home, and she spends her days documenting its travels and missions through photography, video production and writing.

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APSU Ransomware Attack Updates

University computers were disrupted by a ransomware attack on April 27. Visit this page for updates from the university on final exams, commencement and computer use.

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Clarksville Youth Orchestra to perform spring concert on May 9
Clarksville Youth Orchestra to perform spring concert on May 9

The Clarksville Youth Orchestra (CYO) will perform its Spring 2022 concert for the public at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 9, at the George and Sharon Mabry Concert Hall at Austin Peay State University.

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Amber Campbell
Meet APSU's Amber Zia Campbell - Pakistan-native and soon-to-be U.S. Army officer

Once she graduates and is commissioned as an officer this May, she'll be one of the few Pakistani women officers in the U.S. Army.

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ROTC’s Spring 2022 Commissioning Ceremony coming on May 6
ROTC's Spring 2022 Commissioning Ceremony coming on May 6

The ROTC program at Austin Peay has been celebrating its 50 years on campus, and the cadets and leaders will culminate the year with the commissioning of 30 new Army officers.

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Japanese exchange students polish English, experience Western culture at Austin Peay
Japanese exchange students polish English, experience Western culture at Austin Peay

Many exchange students came to Austin Peay State University from various places around the world, and from those countries, several of the students are from Japan.

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This Week at Austin Peay: Commencement is on Friday!
This Week at Austin Peay: Commencement is on Friday!

On May 6, Austin Peay State University will host three commencement ceremonies to honor the University's Spring 2022 graduates.

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Austin Peay business professor shares entrepreneurship tips with WalletHub
Austin Peay business professor shares entrepreneurship tips with WalletHub

WalletHub.com recently published an article that featured an interview with Austin Peay State University management professor Dr. John Xavier Volker.

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Austin Peay accounting professor shares tips with MoneyGeek
Austin Peay accounting professor shares tips with MoneyGeek

MoneyGeek.com recently published two articles that featured interviews with Austin Peay State University accounting professor Dr. Brandon Di Paolo Harrison.

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Nikki Peterson
APSU celebrates 14 years with Director of Alumni Relations Nikki Peterson as she prepares for new career opportunity

Under her leadership, APSU has initiated new ways to engage with over 120,000 alumni including online newsletters and magazines, social media tools, an updated website and giving opportunities.

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Photos: ‘Innovation Experience’ showcases STEM student work to industry partners
Photos: 'Innovation Experience' showcases STEM student work to industry partners

The College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at Austin Peay State University hosted an event on April 22 to showcase student work to area industrial partners.

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May’s Science on Tap to examine the physics portrayed in movies such as ‘Apollo 13’
May's Science on Tap to examine the physics portrayed in movies such as 'Apollo 13'

When Austin Peay State University's Science on Tap returns to Strawberry Alley Ale Works on May 3, APSU professors will continue their examination of how Hollywood blockbuster movies portray science.

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President Riggs
Former APSU President Robert Riggs dies at 79

Riggs began his career at Austin Peay as the youngest president in the history of the University, starting at the age of 34 in 1976, a record that remains to this day. He was president until 1987.

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Austin Peay professors to revisit Russia-Ukraine war during public presentation
Austin Peay professors to revisit Russia-Ukraine war during public presentation

Those seeking a deeper understanding of the war between Russia and Ukraine can attend a public presentation on April 26 at Austin Peay State University.

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Austin Peay graduate student identifies 55,085 insects during research on Fort Campbell bats
Austin Peay graduate student identifies 55,085 insects during research on Fort Campbell bats

After about five months of collecting insects at Fort Campbell and six months of counting them in an Austin Peay lab, Trevor Walker and his team identified 55,085 bugs. The payoff for all of that work could be huge - the research could uncover a new way for state agencies to gauge water quality.

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