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Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

Children run for fun, fitness at event held at ETSU

September 21st, 2013 6:27 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Parts of East Tennessee State University’s campus, especially the areas near University School, were infiltrated with young runners Saturday as they grouped to run the 2013 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Kids Run and Walk ’n’ Roll.

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Paleontologists build ties between fossil site, China

Paleontologists build ties between fossil site, China

September 21st, 2013 6:14 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While you wouldn’t normally associate East Tennessee with China, some East Tennessee State University paleontologists quickly made the important connection between related species of the two areas.

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Leadership through tortilla making: ETSU students learn how to make tortillas from nothing

Leadership through tortilla making: ETSU students learn how to make tortillas from nothing - VIDEO

September 20th, 2013 4:51 pm by Rex Barber

Tortillas eaten by East Tennessee State University students in the Roan Scholars Leadership program Friday night came by the sweat of their own brows and the blisters on their hands.

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ETSU considering outsourcing custodial services

ETSU considering outsourcing custodial services

September 20th, 2013 4:18 pm by Rex Barber

Custodial services provided by around 100 East Tennessee State University employees could be outsourced to a third party company, according to a university spokesman, a move that would save the school benefits costs.

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Carter board to dispose of Range school, property

Carter board to dispose of Range school, property

September 19th, 2013 9:54 pm by John Thompson

The old Range Elementary School may soon be on the auction block.

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ETSU Fossil Site to feature Red Panda Day Saturday, Zombie Tag event next month

ETSU Fossil Site to feature Red Panda Day Saturday, Zombie Tag event next month

September 18th, 2013 9:20 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

From red pandas to zombies to Saltville, Va.-discoveries, the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum Visitor Center and Gray Fossil Site has plenty of community-oriented activities coming up for the public to enjoy and ta

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Local superintendents support petition critical of state education leader

Local superintendents support petition critical of state education leader

September 18th, 2013 8:55 pm by Nathan Baker

Local school superintendents who signed a petition critical of the Tennessee Department of Education and its head, Commissioner Kevin Huffman, said communication from the state has been lacking, especially regarding recent reform measures.

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ETSU, VA officers practice shooting scenarios

ETSU, VA officers practice shooting scenarios

September 17th, 2013 8:20 pm by Rex Barber

Simulations designed to prompt an effective response to a threat at schools around this region are regular occurrences, and the police chief at East Tennessee State University is glad of that.

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Carter County Board of Education set to auction Range Elementary School

Carter County Board of Education set to auction Range Elementary School

September 17th, 2013 8:15 pm by Tony Casey

The Carter County Board of Education is looking to auction Range Elementary School.

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ETSU documentary: The Czech Republic loves its bluegrass

ETSU documentary: The Czech Republic loves its bluegrass

September 16th, 2013 9:25 pm by Rex Barber

When you think of bluegrass, your mind probably doesn’t conjure up images of Central Europe.

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