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Austin Peay State University opening at 10:00am Monday, January 6th, 2014

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Due to hazardous conditions caused by inclement weather, Austin Peay State University (APSU) will open at 10:00am Monday, January 6th, 2014.

This includes the Austin Peay Center at Fort Campbell, classes at the Renaissance Center in Dickson, and classes at Highland Crest in Springfield. Any activities that begin prior to 10:00am are cancelled.

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Freed-Hardeman University, Jackson Foundation Reach Agreement On Transfer Of Renaissance Center in Dickson Tennessee

 

FHU To Begin Offering Classes In Dickson In Fall Of 2014 Gift From Foundation to University Is Realization of Long-Term Goals of Both Institutions

Freed Hardeman UniversityDickson, TN – Freed-Hardeman University has reached an agreement with the Jackson Foundation to assume ownership of the Renaissance Center in Dickson, Tennessee, and offer a four-year undergraduate program and graduate degrees on site, the first such program in Dickson’s history.

Officials from Freed-Hardeman and the Jackson Foundation executed documents on Friday, November 15th, 2013, effecting the immediate transfer, which was approved by a unanimous vote of both governing boards. Under the agreement, the current “Renaissance Center” name and mission will remain intact.

FHU President Joe Wiley (L) and Jackson Foundation President Doug Jackson.

FHU President Joe Wiley (L) and Jackson Foundation President Doug Jackson.

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APSU names Audrey Welch coordinator of Dickson campus

 

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Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Individuals interested in finishing their college degrees by enrolling at Austin Peay State University’s campus in Dickson County will now have a friendly face to help guide them through the process – new extended campus coordinator Audrey Welch.

Welch is now working at the Dickson Renaissance Center campus (which houses both APSU and Nashville State Community College programs) helping students interested in completing a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.). «Read the rest of this article»

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Impressive New Exhibitions Explore Man’s Relationship with Nature at the Renaissance Center

 

The Public is Invited to a Free Reception on Friday, October 19th

The Renaissance CenterDickson, TN – The Renaissance Center is excited to present five new and impressive art exhibits that explore man’s relationship with nature, good and bad, simple and complicated.

Visitors to The Renaissance Center can’t miss Alan LeQuire’s impressive “Dream Forest” exhibit in the Rotunda, featuring nine 12-foot high interpretive human torsos assembled as a tree-like forest. Visitors can also walk amongst the colossal sculptures and read the poetic “dreams” inscribed on the pieces.

Visitors to The Renaissance Center can’t miss Alan LeQuire’s impressive “Dream Forest” in the Rotunda, which they can walk amongst and read the “dreams” inscribed on the 12-foot high torso trees.

Visitors to The Renaissance Center can’t miss Alan LeQuire’s impressive “Dream Forest” in the Rotunda, which they can walk amongst and read the “dreams” inscribed on the 12-foot high torso trees.

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Beatles 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert at The Renaissance Center

 

The Beatles are coming to Dickson! The WannaBeatles that is.

The Renaissance CenterDickson, TN – In the wake of the London Olympics and all things British, The Renaissance Center will celebrate one of Great Britain’s most beloved exports, The Beatles, as the 2012 calendar marks the 50 Year Anniversary of the Beatles!

Joining in on the fun are The WannaBeatles, one of the best Beatles tribute bands in the country, for a concert and Beatles-related activities scheduled for Saturday, August 25th, 7:00pm. Pre-concert activities include several musical acts in the center’s rotunda and a showing of Laser Beatles in the Cybersphere Digital Theatre.

The WannaBeatles. (L-R) Bryan Cumming, David Toledo, Dennis Scott and Nathan Burbank.

The WannaBeatles. (L-R) Bryan Cumming, David Toledo, Dennis Scott and Nathan Burbank.

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Austin Peay State University Extended Education offers classes Starting in June, 2012

 

Early Registration Discount on Selected Courses

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Develop a new skill, explore a new idea, learn a new language, or seek a new career with one of the classes from Austin Peay State University’s Center for Extended and Distance Education.

Register early and receive a 10 percent discount on selected courses. Preregistration is required for each course. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay State University Extended Ed offers Spring Classes

 

Early Registration Discount on Selected Courses

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Develop a new skill, explore a new idea, learn a new language, or seek a new career with one of the spring classes from Austin Peay State University’s Center for Extended and Distance Education. Register early and receive a 10 percent discount on selected courses.

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APSU Extended Education offers classes for July 1st-31st

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Develop a new skill, explore a new idea, learn a new language, or seek a new career with a class from Austin Peay State University’s Center for Extended and Distance Education. Register early and receive a 10 percent discount on selected courses.

Preregistration is required for each course. «Read the rest of this article»

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“Christmas Belles” at Cumberland Arts Centre

 

Clarksville, TN – The hilarious comedy, “Christmas Belles”, scheduled to open this weekend at the Cumberland Arts Centre, will have two new faces in the cast. Alex Syler and Susan DeJesus will now be in the roles of Rev. Justin Waverly and Patsy Price.

Personal conflicts forced the original cast members to drop out and Director, Art Conn was able to call on seasoned performers, Syler and Dejesus, to fill in with only one week’s rehearsal time.  «Read the rest of this article»

 



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