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ETSU students flock to class as fall semester begins

ETSU students flock to class as fall semester begins - VIDEO

August 26th, 2013 11:13 am by Rex Barber

A new parking lot had just been completed to accommodate the return of students. A new entrance with several turn lanes and a roundabout was also installed just days ago.

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Teachers, legislators question state board’s voting methods

Teachers, legislators question state board’s voting methods

August 25th, 2013 8:22 pm by Nathan Baker

Teachers statewide are questioning the ambiguity of a new licensure policy passed by the Tennessee Board of Education last week linking the approval of teaching licenses to standardized performance data.

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Ready or not, here they come: Campus parking, roads should ready for influx of students Monday

Ready or not, here they come: Campus parking, roads should ready for influx of students Monday

August 25th, 2013 8:00 am by Rex Barber

Hundreds of parking spaces that are now available for students to use, a main entrance to campus and a major pedestrian path through campus are all now ready for students who will show up tomorrow at East Tennessee State University for the start of the 20

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City school board’s annual retreat not as fun as it sounds

City school board’s annual retreat not as fun as it sounds

August 23rd, 2013 8:46 pm by Nathan Baker

A school board retreat may summon up images of pale administrators relaxing on white sand beaches, but Johnson City Board of Education members won’t be drinking any frozen beverages from coconuts this weekend.

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Enrollment, budget, future part of ETSU president faculty address ahead of semester start

Enrollment, budget, future part of ETSU president faculty address ahead of semester start

August 23rd, 2013 5:09 pm by Rex Barber

Enrollment at East Tennessee State University will likely be down a couple hundred students this semester, but the school president thinks 18,000 students could attend the university by the end of the decade.

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Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

August 23rd, 2013 4:00 pm by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Milligan College has been named among the nation’s top 100 schools that offer so-called “Best Bang for the Buck,” according to Washington Monthly magazine.

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Good for you, good for the economy? Impact of farmers market managers focus of study

Good for you, good for the economy? Impact of farmers market managers focus of study

August 22nd, 2013 12:50 pm by Rex Barber

Rachel Ward, a student in the public health doctoral program at East Tennessee State University, is interested in knowing what role farmers market managers play in securing growers who offer access to the freshest produce.

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Girls here, boys there: Gender separation key to keeping the peace on Johnson City school buses?

Girls here, boys there: Gender separation key to keeping the peace on Johnson City school buses?

August 22nd, 2013 9:00 am by Nathan Baker

Johnson City students may be frustrated by a gender segregation policy on the district’s school buses, but city Transit Authority Director Eldonna Janutolo says separating the sexes is the best way to keep the peace.

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Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

Medical trip to Kenya becomes nightmare, ETSU medical student escapes captors

August 21st, 2013 10:15 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

As a fourth year medical student at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine, Logan Key said she decided to look into a summer program abroad where she could get hands-on experience. But what was supposed to be an overseas experience

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ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

ETSU medical student escapes from captivity at hotel in Kenya

August 21st, 2013 4:36 pm by Staff Report

Logan Key is a fourth-year student at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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