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Virginia Intermont president plans to appeal loss of accreditation

Virginia Intermont president plans to appeal loss of accreditation

June 21st, 2013 4:02 pm by Rex Barber

Virginia Intermont College President Clorisa Phillips plans to file an appeal next week to fight her school’s loss of accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

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TBR approves tuition and fee increases for ETSU, NSCC

TBR approves tuition and fee increases for ETSU, NSCC

June 21st, 2013 11:09 am by STAFF REPORT

ETSU tuition for undergraduates who take 15 hours of class has been increased by $546 per year.

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ETSU Foundation CEO Manahan will step down July 1

ETSU Foundation CEO Manahan will step down July 1

June 21st, 2013 9:04 am by Rex Barber

Richard A. Manahan, vice president for university advancement and president and CEO of the ETSU Foundation, said he would step down July 1 and teach courses in the College of Business and Technology this fall.

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Summer opportunity for construction, renovation at Milligan

Summer opportunity for construction, renovation at Milligan

June 20th, 2013 4:34 pm by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Buffalo Mountain dominates the view looking southwest from Milligan College’s new housing village.

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Super Downsize Me: Milligan students choose from McDonald's lighter menu options for experiment

Super Downsize Me: Milligan students choose from McDonald's lighter menu options for experiment premium content

June 20th, 2013 10:37 am by Rex Barber

Fast food for every meal every day for a month may not be considered healthy, especially if you’ve seen the documentary “Supersize Me,” but some Milligan College students are conducting an experiment to come to their own conclusions.

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ETSU education dean says report ranking program among worst in nation flawed

ETSU education dean says report ranking program among worst in nation flawed

June 19th, 2013 3:45 pm by Rex Barber

ETSU’ Clemmer College of Education master's in teaching in elementary education ranked in the lowest 163 programs in the nation, according to the report, though the education dean said the methods used in the report were flawed.

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Spirit of Atlanta Corps prepare for season at Science Hill

Spirit of Atlanta Corps prepare for season at Science Hill

June 15th, 2013 9:53 pm by Madison Mathews

For two weeks, some of the best young musicians in the country have been spending nearly every waking minute practicing and perfecting their music and marching at Science Hill High School.

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Elizabethton school principal to appeal transfer

Elizabethton school principal to appeal transfer

June 14th, 2013 4:49 pm by John Thompson

The dispute between the former principal of West Side Elementary School and the superintendent of the Elizabethton City School System will continue on Tuesday night.

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ETSU awarded $2.2 million to research prescription drug abuse

ETSU awarded $2.2 million to research prescription drug abuse

June 13th, 2013 4:30 pm by Staff Report

The $2,230,000 award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will launch a five-year interprofessional research program.

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Sinkhole discovered at second school in NE Tennessee

Sinkhole discovered at second school in NE Tennessee

June 13th, 2013 2:33 pm by Staff Report

A roughly 8-foot by 12-foot sinkhole has been discovered in the back parking lot at Ridgeview Elementary School in Gray.

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