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University of Tennessee relieves band director of duties

University of Tennessee relieves band director of duties

October 14th, 2013 4:36 pm by Associated Press

The University of Tennessee has relieved the director of bands of his duties and put him on administrative leave for the fall semester following the band's complaints for reduced travel and budget cuts.

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Update: ETSU field for new medical school dean down to 3

Update: ETSU field for new medical school dean down to 3

October 14th, 2013 11:34 am by Nathan Baker

One of three candidates named Monday will likely be the next dean of medicine for East Tennessee State University’s James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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Vocational college director questions another investigation

Vocational college director questions another investigation

October 12th, 2013 2:50 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Director Dean Blevins questioned the need for a criminal investigation into work performed by students on his houseboat after the release of a state audit that he said cleared him of wrongdoing.

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Elizabethton school board likely limited to two projects

Elizabethton school board likely limited to two projects

October 12th, 2013 2:41 pm by Tony Casey

Given the $5 million available, it looks like two out of three big capital projects will carried out by the Elizabethton City School Board.

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VA, community stand down for homeless vets

VA, community stand down for homeless vets

October 11th, 2013 9:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Nearly 150 veterans from across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia and 47 federal-, state- and community-based service agencies converged in downtown Johnson City on Friday for a Homeless Veterans Community Stand Down organized by the Veterans Aff

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Possible job cuts worry ETSU employees, students

Possible job cuts worry ETSU employees, students

October 10th, 2013 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Although East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland assured the college’s custodians last week that their jobs are safe for now, they and other employees continue to be wary of possible looming budget cuts and are looking at options to protect

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Design phase OK’d for new ETSU performing arts center

Design phase OK’d for new ETSU performing arts center

October 10th, 2013 9:39 pm by Brad Hicks

The next step in making what East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland called a dream for many in the area a reality has been taken.

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Vanderbilt fraternity suspended over email making light of rape

Vanderbilt fraternity suspended over email making light of rape

October 10th, 2013 2:24 pm by Staff Report

Vanderbilt University and the national office of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity have suspended local chapter operations after a member sent out an offensive recruiting email.

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ETSU psychiatry conference will examine violence

ETSU psychiatry conference will examine violence

October 10th, 2013 10:06 am by Nathan Baker

Recent mass shootings and other violent acts perpetrated throughout the country prompted an East Tennessee State University department to dedicate its annual conference to the study and prevention of violence.

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ETSU football stadium down to two locations

ETSU football stadium down to two locations

October 9th, 2013 3:30 pm by Nathan Baker

The future site of a new $15 million football stadium is now down to two locations on the East Tennessee State University campus, a university official said Wednesday.

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