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APSU’s Reagan Giving Circle honors late professor/Stewart County native with 2018 Women in Philanthropy Award

May 13, 2018

Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Whenever people describe the late Betty Joe Wallace, the often use words like “scholar,” “trailblazer,” “mentor” and “friend.” In the four years since the Austin Peay State University history professor passed away, another word frequently comes up—“philanthropist.”

Before she died, Wallace told her husband, John Chapman, that she wanted to help students from her home in Stewart County earn a college education at Austin Peay State University.

Late Austin Peay professor Betty Joe Wallace honored with 2018 Women in Philanthropy Award.

Late Austin Peay professor Betty Joe Wallace honored with 2018 Women in Philanthropy Award.

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APSU holds 2018 Spring Commencement

May 10, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Spring Commencement Exercises for Austin Peay State University‘s 89th Commencement Year were held Friday, with almost 1,300 students receiving diplomas, and an inspirational commencement address from Valerie Hunter-Kelly, Co-owner Keller Williams Realty-Clarksville.

The Spring Commencement consisted of three sessions, with ceremonies at 8:00am, Noon, and 4:00pm to accommodate the graduates, their friends and families.

APSU held three graduation ceremonies Friday May 4th, recognizing approximately 1,300 graduates.

APSU held three graduation ceremonies Friday May 4th, recognizing approximately 1,300 graduates.

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Austin Peay State University student Holly Bunner is one of three APSU students heading to Japan in August to take part in the Japanese Exchange and Teaching (JET) program.

April 27, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Holly Bunner shouldn’t have fond memories of Japan. The last time she was there, the Austin Peay State University student spent four hours on a bus, then bicycled through the rain to a small noodle shop. After her meal, she took an awkward step on a small ledge outside the shop.

“Holly stepped on it in exactly the wrong way and broke her foot,” Dr. David Rands, APSU associate professor of history and director of the Asian Studies program, said. “So she’s had the experience of going to a Japanese doctor and getting a Japanese cast on her foot, and after all that, she still seems to like Japan.”

Austin Peay State University student Holly Bunner is one of three APSU students heading to Japan in August to take part in the Japanese Exchange and Teaching (JET) program.

Austin Peay State University student Holly Bunner is one of three APSU students heading to Japan in August to take part in the Japanese Exchange and Teaching (JET) program.

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Austin Peay State University Dance faculty member Marcus Hayes concludes a year-long collaboration with the Frist Center for the Arts in Nashville

April 3, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Marcus Hayes, Austin Peay State University associate professor of dance, has been engaged in a year-long collaboration with the visual artist Nick Cave and the exhibition of his work at the Frist Center of the Visual Arts in Nashville.

Cave is a Chicago-based artist who produces work in a wide range of media, including sculpture, installation, video and performance.

Austin Peay State University associate professor of dance Marcus Hayes.

Austin Peay State University associate professor of dance Marcus Hayes.

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ThinkFast driver safety program to be held at APSU

March 15, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Eighty-three percent of all teens involved in vehicle-related fatalities were not wearing seatbelts. More than 22,000 Tennessee traffic crashes involved drivers under 21.

Distracted driving is one of the leading cause of vehicle accidents in the nation.

ThinkFast driver safety program to be held at Austin Peay State University March 22nd

ThinkFast driver safety program to be held at Austin Peay State University March 22nd

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Austin Peay State University Choral Program thrives during busy year

March 2, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – On a recent February afternoon, Dr. Korre Foster, Austin Peay State University associate professor of music, sat in his office, looking surprisingly alert. It’s been a busy year for the University’s famed choral program, and with a raise of his eyebrows, Foster said he intends to maintain its strong reputation.

“We continue to become more well known,” he said. “Schools from Memphis want to come three hours just to perform here with us.”

APSU Chamber Singers

APSU Chamber Singers

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Austin Peay State Univesity “Achievers and Scholars” attend Knoxville conference

February 20, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Within the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center at Austin Peay State University, located in Clement 120, a select group of African-American undergraduate students participate in a mentoring program called the Achievers and Scholars Initiative. 

The purpose of this program is to ensure the academic and personal success of African-American males, while increasing the University’s retention and graduation rates for this student population. 

Austin Peay Students attend 13th Annual Black Issues Conference at the University of Tennessee.

Austin Peay Students attend 13th Annual Black Issues Conference at the University of Tennessee.

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Austin Peay State University history honor students present at national conference in New Orleans

February 5, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Anyone passing through the Intercontinental Hotel in New Orleans last month might have paused at all the strange questions drifting out of the hotel’s meeting rooms.

“Are werewolves from Europe or Ancient Arabia?” “How did American soldiers fare during World War I?” “Why did Nashville legalize prostitution in the late 19th century?”

Austin Peay State University students give presentations at Biennial Phi Alpha Theta National History Conference.

Austin Peay State University students give presentations at Biennial Phi Alpha Theta National History Conference.

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APSU Food for Fines project doubles participation for 2017

February 3, 2018

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – In 2014, the Austin Peay State University Department of Public Safety began a partnership with the University’s Save Our Students (SOS) food bank, creating the Food for Fines program.

The program allows anyone who received an APSU parking ticket the option to provide food to APSU students in need in exchange for a parking ticket being voided.

Austin Peay State University Food Pantry. (Cassidy Graves, APSU)

Austin Peay State University Food Pantry. (Cassidy Graves, APSU)

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APSU, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office partner to create mock crime scene for criminal justice students

November 26, 2017

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Huddled with a group of Austin Peay State University criminal justice students, Mark Wojnarek finally asked the question they had all spent the better part of a half hour trying to solve.

“Are we looking at the scene of a crime,” Wojnarek, a senior investigator sergeant with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, asked. “Some crime scenes can be staged, so are we looking at a murder, or are we looking at a suicide?”

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office helps Austin Peay create a mock crime scene for students.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office helps Austin Peay create a mock crime scene for students.

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