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Austin Peay State University professor Di Paolo Harrison looks at femicide for sixth scholarly book

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last year, The Wall Street Journal published a disturbing article with the headline, “Women in Latin America Are Being Murdered at Record Rates.” In the piece, journalist Juan Forero explained that “Women die disproportionately at the hands of men throughout much of Latin America.”

Austin Peay State University professor Di Paolo Harrison. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University professor Di Paolo Harrison. (APSU)

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi Knows Impeachment Is Weak

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – “Compelling, overwhelming and bipartisan: These are the criteria Speaker Nancy Pelosi drew as she publicly announced last March that she wouldn’t support impeachment. Back then she claimed impeaching the president with anything less would be divisive and irresponsible,” Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) writes in The Wall Street Journal.

“Ten months later, however, Mrs. Pelosi has transmitted two articles of impeachment that fail to meet any of her criteria, let alone those of the Founders.”

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The Democrats and Iran

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – “President Donald Trump’s order to take out Qasem Soleimani was morally, constitutionally and strategically correct.

It deserves more bipartisan support than the begrudging or negative reactions it has received thus far from my fellow Democrats,” former Sen. Joe Lieberman (D-CT) writes in The Wall Street Journal.

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U.S. Unemployment Rate Falls to Five-Decade Low of 3.5%

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – America’s unemployment rate fell to a 50-year low last month, dropping to 3.5 percent and matching a level last seen in December 1969, Alexandra Steigrad reports in the New York Post.

“A more encompassing measure that includes discouraged workers and the underemployed also fell, declining 0.3 percent points to 6.9 percent, meeting its lowest level in nearly 19 years and just off the all-time low of 6.8 percent.”

United States President Donald J. Trump

United States President Donald J. Trump

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55th Annual Mid-South Jazz Festival to be held at APSU April 2nd, 2016

 

Clarksville Community Concert Association holds concert at APSUClarksville, TN – French vocalist Cyrille Aimée will headline this year’s 55th Annual Mid-South Jazz Festival at APSU in collaboration with the Clarksville Community Concert Association at 7:30pm Saturday, April 2nd, 2016.

Tickets are $25.00 for adults, $5.00 for students and free for Austin Peay State University students. More information can be found at www.clarksvillemusic.org or 1.877.811.0200.

A rising star, JazzTimes Magazine said “It is impossible to not be charmed by French moppet Cyrille Aimée and her infectious joie de vive.” The Wall Street Journal agreed, describing Aimée as “astonishing, creative…with a brilliant sound, fresh ideas, impeccable rhythm and an overall approach that honors tradition without being shackled to the past.”

Cyrille Aimée to headline Clarksville Community Concert Association's 55th Annual Mid-South Jazz Festival at APSU, April 2nd.

Cyrille Aimée to headline Clarksville Community Concert Association’s 55th Annual Mid-South Jazz Festival at APSU, April 2nd.

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High School Students from 10 Counties to Attend First Leadership YOUth Summit

 

Leadership Middle Tennessee Youth SummitNashville, TN – High school delegates from 10 middle Tennessee counties will convene at Belmont University on February 11th, 2012, for Leadership Middle Tennessee’s first-ever YOUth Summit.

While most of the 36 delegates have participated in youth leadership programs within their individual counties, this will be the first time student representatives from across the mid-state will gather to participate in a single event. During the daylong summit, delegates will present information about their respective counties, hear expert speakers address topics that will impact the future of the region and engage in networking sessions with their peers. «Read the rest of this article»

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Success Without Stress Seminar to be held Friday

 

Johnny Lowey - National Trainer & Top Producing REALTOR®

Clarksville, TN – Top Realtor and International Sales Trainer Johnny Lowey will be in Clarksville, TN hosting the Success Without Stress Seminar at the Hilton Garden Inn on Friday February 4th, 2010. 

You will not want to miss this fantastic seminar as Johnny will teach REALTORS® how to find business all around them in any market condition, and how to use technology tools to save time and maximize efforts. This will be an educational and entertaining seminar that will change the way you envision your future in real estate. «Read the rest of this article»

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3 faculty members shine in notable events

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Three faculty members at Austin Peay State University have recent noteworthy accomplishments.

Dr. Dwonna Goldstone, associate professor of English and coordinator of the African American studies minor, served as moderator October 16th at the Texas Book Festival in Austin. She moderated a discussion involving authors Michele Norris and Isabel Wilkerson. The session was broadcast live on C-SPAN’s Book TV.. «Read the rest of this article»

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