Johnson City Press Thursday, August 21, 2014
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TBR: ETSU has lowest number of tenured teachers in system

TBR: ETSU has lowest number of tenured teachers in system

July 18th, 2014 10:09 pm by Nathan Baker

In the midst of a multi-year budget squeeze, East Tennessee State University's proportion of teachers granted tenure status is the lowest among four-year institutions governed by the Tennessee Board of Regents, but administrators say that's attributable t

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Apartment complexes pick up costs for Bucshot transportation to ETSU campus

Apartment complexes pick up costs for Bucshot transportation to ETSU campus

July 18th, 2014 8:34 am by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City Transit System operates five Bucshot routes when classes are in session to ferry students around campus and to some points near campus at no cost to the riders.

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ETSU student earns distinction as master fiddler

ETSU student earns distinction as master fiddler

July 16th, 2014 9:32 am by David Floyd

Meade Richter has won Fiddler of the Festival at the Fiddler's Grove Ole Time Fiddlers & Bluegrass Festival in Union Grove, North Carolina, for the third time and has now qualified for the title of "master fiddler." "There's very few people alive with tha

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ETSU communications depts. shuffle leadership positions

ETSU communications depts. shuffle leadership positions

July 15th, 2014 10:05 pm by Nathan Baker

With the naming of faculty members to chair two new academic departments created at East Tennessee State University, the solution to a loss of accreditation for one of the contained programs and a better order in general of the disciplines has been reache

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Lady Bucs basketball team continues with volunteer work

Lady Bucs basketball team continues with volunteer work

July 15th, 2014 9:04 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The East Tennessee State University women's basketball team has kicked off another season of a rich tradition - volunteering for the community.

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Pay it forward: Former Jayhawk, ETSU prof donates $370K to KU scholarship funds

Pay it forward: Former Jayhawk, ETSU prof donates $370K to KU scholarship funds

June 29th, 2014 9:31 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Had it not been for a Summerfield scholarship, Dr. Frank Newby would never have attended the University of Kansas, where he earned the degrees in chemistry that brought him to teach at East Tennessee State College more than 50 years ago.

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Dome work

June 27th, 2014 10:25 am by Nathan Baker

Renovations at the East Tennessee State University mini-dome are continuing this summer.

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They'll be talkin' about the railroad all the livelong day

They'll be talkin' about the railroad all the livelong day

June 26th, 2014 1:32 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

East Tennessee State University will be hosting the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad Historical Society at the George L. Carter Railroad Museum on Saturday.

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6 years out from 2020, area kids catch Olympic fever

6 years out from 2020, area kids catch Olympic fever

June 20th, 2014 9:41 pm by Tony Casey

Area children were given Olympic fever during the third annual Olympic Days on Friday.

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Multi-Culp-tural? Culp to add Multicultural Center in 2015

Multi-Culp-tural? Culp to add Multicultural Center in 2015

June 17th, 2014 9:41 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University's D.P. Culp Center will soon have a designated area to foster diversity and encourage dialogue between students of different groups.

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