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Stress and college relationships

People say college is the best part of your life but they frequently leave out all the stress that comes with the experience.   Stress doesn’t only affect you and the way you are feeling. It can also affect the people you surround yourself with.   Stressors experienced outside a […]

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SGA Supports Oldham’s raise, bonus

SGA members expressed mostly positive opinions on the proposed 1.012% salary increase for President Phil Oldham, but raised concerns about the pay disparity between Oldham and professors.   If approved by the board of trustees in March, the increase would bring Oldham’s salary to slightly more than $350,000.   “He […]

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Resources for tornado victims

Campus Resources for Students Affected by Tornado Tech Food pantry- 931-372-6143 Monday-Thursday and 931-372-6107 Nights and Weekends Tech Counseling Center – 931-372-3331   Off-Campus Resources for Those Affected by Tornado Cookeville Community Center: Food/Supplies/ Shelter – 931-526-8015 Stevens Street Baptist Church: General supplies/ Clothing – 931-526-6398 First Baptist Church: 931-526-7108 […]

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Safe: Tornado destroys Tech student’s home

Three-year old Kellan Brown heard a storm early Tuesday morning and ran to wake his mom, Tech student, Emily Hendrixson. The heavy rainstorm masked the sound of a tornado.       “We were asleep. Kellan woke us up. It just sounded like heavy rain,” Bryce Watts, said. “We heard […]

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SGA holds absentee ballot drive

SGA sponsored an absentee ballot drive and FAQ session to inform students on how to place their vote from school during dead hour on Tuesday and Thursday.   SGA members saw a need for better education and understanding of voting while in college, which prompted the idea of the drive […]

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Flat rate tuition follow-up

A new tuition and fee structure that would raise tuition for full-time students was proposed to the Board of Trustees at their December meeting.   The new structure would consolidate all mandatory fees and tuition into one.   Under this fee structure, all full-time students would be charged the same […]