News 2017

Healthy Relationships: Yes and Knows

Posted On November 8, 2017
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Dating abuse is defined as a pattern of abusive behaviors, usually a series of abusive behaviors over a course of time, used to exert power and control over a dating partner (Office on Violence Against Women, 2014). The issue is widespread specially among individuals between the ages of 19 and 24, however, many young adults… more »

Strategies for Academic Success

Posted On November 8, 2017
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With late nights of studying added to the general stresses of being a student, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Stress can affect your mental and physical health, negatively impact relationships with friends and family and contribute to poor academic performance. Therefore, the ability to effectively manage stress is an important life skill for students to… more »

Accommodations for Testing

Posted On August 18, 2017
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Accommodations for Graduate Level Standardized Tests

In order to apply for admission into a graduate program, an individual must complete the appropriate graduate level examination. An individual’s career and academic interest determines which test(s) he or she needs to complete prior to admission. All national testing services are required by the Americans with Disabilities Act… more »

National Recognition

Posted On August 16, 2017
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Panther Activities Council Receives National Recognition The Newton campus Panther Activities Council received the 2017 Boyd Jones National Programming Organization of the Year award at the Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities (APCA) National Conference. The APCA National Conference was held in Orlando, Florida, from March 8-12, 2017. This conference had an attendance of… more »

New Leaders Excited About New Year

Posted On May 16, 2017
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Student media leadership for 2017-18 will focus on fresh faces and new ideas as six entirely new leaders take the helm of the university’s six media outlets.

This clean leadership slate contrasts from recent years when at least one student media leader returned for a second year, according to Bryce McNeil, assistant director for Student… more »