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LP Field to Host U.S. Mens National Soccer Team on July 3rd

 

Kickoff Set for 5:30pm CT; Game Will be Broadcast Live on FOX Sports 1, UniMás and Univision Deportes Network

U.S. SoccerChicago, IL – The U.S. Men’s National Team will face Guatemala on Friday, July 3rd, at 5:30pm CT at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. The game will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1, UniMás and the Univision Deportes Network.

‘We are thrilled to have the opportunity to play a team like Guatemala before the Gold Cup,” said U.S. MNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann. “They are similar to our opponents in the group stage, so we couldn’t ask for better preparation. Our goal is to win the tournament, and this will be an important first step. Nashville has always been a great home to the National Team, and we look forward to having a fantastic crowd at LP Field.”

LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

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APSU student Ehlana Podgorski awarded prestigious study abroad scholarship

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Retired New York congressman Benjamin Gilman spent much of his 30-year political career developing relationships within the international community, so in 2000, the U.S. Department of State developed a prestigious study abroad scholarship named in honor of the former House Foreign Relations Committee chairman.

Each year, thousands of undergraduate college students apply for the Gilman International Scholarship, hoping to receive up to $5,000 to study in a foreign country. This year, the program awarded only 800 scholarships, and one of those went to Austin Peay State University student Ehlana Podgorski. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Hispanic Cultural Center goes on tour, hosts World Cup Sticker Exchange

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – World Cup fever continues to intensify, with soccer fans across the globe scrambling to fill their World Cup sticker albums. The Austin Peay State University Hispanic Cultural Center and Hispanic Alumni Chapter are embarking on a tour to host World Cup Sticker Exchanges at select businesses.

In addition to trading stickers and filling up World Cup sticker albums, there will be free giveaways for those that can answer soccer trivia correctly. Participants will also receive Lady Govs Soccer posters, and be able to speak with staff members about Austin Peay, the APSU Hispanic Alumni Chapter and resources provided by the APSU Hispanic Cultural Center. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Hispanic Alumni Chapter Scholarship to hold World Cup viewing party fundraiser

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Experience the 2014 FIFA World Cup at the Casa Blanca Mexican Restaurant, located at 700 North Riverside Drive, with Austin Peay State University’s Hispanic Cultural Center and Hispanic Alumni Center on Thursday, June 12th. This will be the first of 64 matches, which includes the national teams of 32 countries.

Members of the Austin Peay community are invited to help grow the Hispanic Alumni Chapter’s scholarship endowment by eating in or ordering food from Casa Blanca between 2:30pm-4:30pm on June 12th. «Read the rest of this article»

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