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Austin Peay State University Military Community’s Fall 2021 to be Busy, Celebratory Year

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – For years, Austin Peay State University (APSU) has been Tennessee’s leading provider of higher education to military-affiliated students, with about 25 percent of enrolled APSU students having a military connection. This fall, Austin Peay State University will continue to embrace its support of the military through several new programs, celebrations, and scholarships.

Here are some things to look forward to this fall:

Lots will be going on for the Austin Peay State University Military Community this fall. (APSU)

Lots will be going on for the Austin Peay State University Military Community this fall. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University ROTC Ranger Challenge team finishes Sandhurst competition 29th

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) ROTC Ranger Challenge team finished 29th of 44 teams competing at Sandhurst, the world’s premier international academy military skills competition.

The Austin Peay State University ROTC Ranger Challenge team during the 2021 competition. (APSU)

The Austin Peay State University ROTC Ranger Challenge team during the 2021 competition. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University ROTC Ranger Challenge team continues Sandhurst competition

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – After one day of competition at Sandhurst, the world’s premier international academy military skills competition, Austin Peay’s ROTC Ranger Challenge team is in 28th place of 44 teams competing.

Austin Peay State University’s ROTC Ranger Challenge team competes during Day 1 of the Sandhurst competition. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University’s ROTC Ranger Challenge team competes during Day 1 of the Sandhurst competition. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University celebrates ROTC’s 50th Year at APSU

 

Major Gregory Mabry’s Story

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at Austin Peay State University (APSU) is celebrating its 50th year. To mark the occasion, each month through the end of the year, we’ll share one story of a Governor’s Guard alumni or former leader. This month, we share the story of APSU alumnus Major Gregory Mabry.

Major Gregory Mabry. (APSU)

Major Gregory Mabry. (APSU)

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APSU statistics instructor Sam Ligo builds Real-World models to help Students grasp Math Concepts

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN –  Austin Peay State University statistics instructor Sam Ligo for years has used his woodworking skills and engineering know-how to build mathematical models – real-world 3D representations of the math – to help his students learn.

And over the summer, he built his latest learning tool – a Galton Board.

Austin Peay State University's Sam Ligo sits with some of the models he has created for his students. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University’s Sam Ligo sits with some of the models he has created for his students. (APSU)

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U.S. Representative Mark Green announces Virtual Service Academy Day

 

U.S. House of RepresentativesClarksville, TN – Today, Tuesday, August 25th, 2020,  U.S. Representative Mark Green announced his annual Service Academy Day will take place virtually on Saturday, August 29th from 1:00pm-3:00pm CT.

“As a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, I understand firsthand the honor and responsibility of attending a Service Academy,” Representative Green said. “Nominating students from Tennessee’s 7th District is one of the greatest privileges of serving in Congress. I look forward to speaking with students who are interested to learn at one of the Academies and serve their country in this important way.” 

U.S. Representative Mark Green

U.S. Representative Mark Green

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18 Austin Peay State University ROTC Students ‘Virtually’ Commissioned as Army officers

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – For the first time ever, Austin Peay State University (APSU) held a virtual commissioning ceremony for its graduating class of ROTC students. 

The students received their commissions at their homes on Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 while their ROTC officers – to keep with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines – conducted the commissioning ceremony in a small, socially distanced group in the front lobby of the Memorial Health Building on campus.

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APSU Ranger Challenge team to make second straight trip to Sandhurst competition

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – For the second straight year, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) Ranger Challenge team has earned a spot at Sandhurst, the world’s premier international academy military skills competition. 

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Cherady Fine trains at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, recently. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Cherady Fine trains at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, recently. (APSU)

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Five APSU ROTC cadets earn spots on Sandhurst-bound Ranger Challenge team

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Five Austin Peay State University (APSU) ROTC cadets recently proved themselves worthy for the Sandhurst military skills competition at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Jasmine Barrios has earned a spot on the APSU Ranger Challenge team. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Jasmine Barrios has earned a spot on the APSU Ranger Challenge team. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University ROTC cadets to compete at Xavier in run-up to Sandhurst

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last October, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) ROTC Ranger Challenge team dominated at the Bold Warrior Challenge at Fort Knox, Kentucky. 

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Jasmine Barrios, right, is competing at Xavier this weekend. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University ROTC cadet Jasmine Barrios, right, is competing at Xavier this weekend. (APSU)

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