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House panel OKs Haslam's free tuition plan

House panel OKs Haslam's free tuition plan

April 8th, 2014 4:49 pm by Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam's signature proposal to create a program that would cover tuition at two-year colleges for any high school graduate is headed to a full House vote.

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Update: 2 students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

Update: 2 students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

April 8th, 2014 1:51 am by Sam Watson

This morning's armed robbery was the second such incident reported on the campus in a matter of weeks.

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TBI report: Crime down at local colleges, universities

TBI report: Crime down at local colleges, universities

April 7th, 2014 9:50 pm by Nathan Baker

Crime at East Tennessee State University in 2013 was at its lowest point in more than five years, statistics released Friday by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.

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Bryan College faculty prepare to leave over evolution controversy

Bryan College faculty prepare to leave over evolution controversy

April 5th, 2014 5:35 pm by Kevin Hardy, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Bryan College could shed up to a quarter of its full-time faculty by fall if nobody blinks.

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XP's exit to have expensive effect on education

XP's exit to have expensive effect on education

April 3rd, 2014 9:32 pm by Nathan Baker

Local school districts are still trying to identify and upgrade or replace computers that could pose potential security risks when Microsoft ends its support of the still relatively popular Windows XP operating system next week.

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For-profit charter schools bill fails in Tennessee House

For-profit charter schools bill fails in Tennessee House

April 3rd, 2014 2:36 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

House Speaker Beth Harwell of Nashville raised what she called "grave reservations" about it.

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ETSU students put research, art on display

ETSU students put research, art on display

April 2nd, 2014 1:03 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Research topics ranged from salivary glands on therapy dogs and the effects of nicotine on schizophrenic rats to political influences on oil exploration in Ecuador and the impact of 18th century anarchism on modern day terrorism.

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East Tennessee teacher loses job after taking student to ER

East Tennessee teacher loses job after taking student to ER

April 2nd, 2014 8:10 am by Dan Henry, Times Free Press

The twitterverse exploded: "What is wrong with this world?" "No good deed goes unpunished!!!"

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Take Back the Night

April 1st, 2014 9:00 pm by Dave Boyd

Take Back the Night Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressA candlelight vigil was held at the DP Culp patio on the campus of ETSU to honor sexual/personal violence survivors Tuesday night.

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