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For the first time in 24 years, Americans were presented only two opportunities to watch their candidates trade punches on stage. Thursday night’s debate brought candidates to the campus of Belmont University in Nashville for the final presidential debate, along with a new rule. 

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Between classes, homework and their jobs, many students and faculty go to the recreation center to stay fit during a busy semester. During months of battling the novel coronavirus pandemic, the campus recreation center has stayed open, although not in the way students are familiar with. 

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This year's Homecoming was different. There were no in-person tailgates and no Jhene Aiko concert — just a few virtual events to connect students, alumni and fans. 

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Many experts predicted that the number of violent crimes would increase in 2020 due to COVID-19, and the city of Memphis is well on its way to proving that correct. Memphis has already had more homicides than in any year in the city’s history, with 230, with over three months still to go in 2020. 

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was more than a United States Supreme Court (USSC) justice. She was more than a Cornell and Harvard graduate. She was arguably an icon in a way that no justice has been in the history of the USSC. She died on Sep. 18, at the age of 87, after complications with pan…

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Despite feeling like a decade has passed, the walk to the library has not changed. The only difference is that campus was a ghost town, the walk was ominous and quiet. The trees were just as they were when classes first went remote in the spring,it is hard to believe it is already practically Fall.

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The University of Memphis is poised to take a leap into a new frontier. The National Institute of Health (NIH) awarded the University with a 5.9 million-dollar grant to establish the mHealth Center for Discovery, Optimization & Translation of Temporarily Precise Interventions (mDOT). The…

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Freshman move-in day will look a little different this year. With the class of 2024 beginning to move into on-campus residences Monday under strict coronavirus prevention guidelines established by university personnel and state and local officials. 

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Students and faculty members in the Memphis educational community are resiliently adjusting to the curveball thrown at their traditional learning routines this spring.

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            With May right around the corner, the University of Memphis should have an excited buzz floating around. However, with a global pandemic raging, campus has become a silent ghost town and seniors' dreams of walking on stage in the FedExForum to collect their degrees might stay jus…

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Yesterday, Memphis 901 FC announced that they will be signing Tim Howard, a former World Cup goalie with over 20 years of experience as a professional soccer player, on to the team just three days before their home opener. 

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A field that had seven candidates a mere week ago has dwindled down to four remaining candidates. A strong Bernie Sanders campaign continues to push forward, a convincing win in South Carolina has revived the Biden campaign, Michael Bloomberg continues to invest in political advertisements a…

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Jeff Posson is the director of The Book of Will, a PlayHouse on the Square production that will be debuting on Friday, March 6th and will run until March 22nd. Our own Lucas Finton had an exclusive interview with Posson on his thoughts of the play a few days leading up to Friday. Tickets can…

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Colorful beads flying left and right, music enveloping a town and a city-wide party generally characterize Mardi Gras, a New Orleans-based celebration that has drifted north, up the Mississippi River, and into Memphis, with the holiday celebrated by various people in the area.

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Fresh off the results from the New Hampshire primary last Tuesday, the five familiar candidates now turn their attention to the Nevada debate this evening. However, they will be joined by a sixth candidate, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg. 

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When one thinks of Valentine’s Day, the things that come to mind  are flowers, teddy bears and boxes of chocolate as gifts, and some may go so far as to get expensive gifts such as heart-shaped jewelry with pink diamonds for significant others.

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Alpha Gamma Delta sorority’s annual philanthropy week advocating for food insecurity continued Tuesday, hosting a “Meal Swipe” drive benefiting the Tiger Pantry in the U.C. Atrium, where students donated unused meals from their Tiger Den plans.

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The University of Memphis men’s basketball program has not made it to the NCAA tournament in five years, and coach Penny Hardaway is in danger of missing the NCAA tournament for the second year in a row. The last two coaches who missed the NCAA tournament consecutive years did not return as …

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After more than two years have passed since two University of Memphis students were accused of raping the same victim, one alleged perpetrator has pleaded guilty to kidnapping, but not sexual assault, while the other was granted the motion to "go second."

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The men’s and women’s track and field team began their 2020 indoor campaign Sunday in Birmingham, Alabama. Coming off the six week winter break, there were only four days of official team practice to get the athletes prepared mentally to compete at a high level. 

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World-Renowned children’s author Brian Selznick visited the University of Memphis Department of Theatre and Dance to share excerpts and illustrations from his new book entitled “Live Oak, With Moss” Nov. 21 at the Mainstage Theatre.