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Unwanted phones removed from ETSU dorms

Unwanted phones removed from ETSU dorms

June 28th, 2013 11:28 am by Rex Barber

Less than 1 percent of the roughly 1,800 phones in student dormitories at East Tennessee State University were in use this past school year, and those unwanted land lines have been removed, according to the school’s housing director.

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Northeast State on brink of largest capital project in Tenn. community college history

Northeast State on brink of largest capital project in Tenn. community college history

June 27th, 2013 9:15 am by RICK WAGNER - Kingsport Times-News

BLOUNTVILLE — Northeast State Community College is about to embark on a historic $35 million construction project.

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ETSU bestows nearly 1,800 degrees at spring commencement

ETSU bestows nearly 1,800 degrees at spring commencement

June 26th, 2013 4:06 pm by Contributed — ETSU

East Tennessee State University conferred nearly 1,800 degrees in two spring commencement ceremonies, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, on May 11. The entire list of graduates is included in this article.

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School programs, jobs threatened due to county budget crunch

School programs, jobs threatened due to county budget crunch

June 26th, 2013 8:23 am by Madison Mathews

School programs and staff positions could be on the chopping block following the county’s rejection of a multi-million dollar spending plan if county commissioners don’t find a way to fund Washington County Schools’ needs next year, according to Director

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‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

June 24th, 2013 2:18 pm by Kayla Carter

For more than 25 years, Friendship Baptist Church has been recognizing students in the congregation of all ages for their academic success and excellence.

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Contract possible first step in full integration of Emmanuel into Milligan

Contract possible first step in full integration of Emmanuel into Milligan

June 22nd, 2013 6:00 am by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Employees at Milligan College will assume management duties at Emmanuel Christian Seminary July 1 as part of a year-long contract, according to the college’s president.

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Tuition goes up by $546 at ETSU next year to pay for raises, football

Tuition goes up by $546 at ETSU next year to pay for raises, football

June 21st, 2013 7:30 pm by Rex Barber

Tuition was officially set by the Tennessee Board of Regents Friday, and local college students will see an increase in the amount they pay for class this fall.

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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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