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Story by Andrew Wigdor, Editor-in-Chief Photo courtesy of Dana Smith Across the state of Tennessee, educators and activists are rallying behind increased compensation for some of higher education’s most unsung heroes: adjunct professors. Adjunct professors are not eligible for tenure, teach on limited-term contracts, generally receive no retirement or health benefits and, many say, far …

Photo courtesy of Flickr Story by Andrew Wigdor / Assistant News Editor and Brinley Hineman / Co-News Editor Nashville became the first city in Tennessee to lessen the penalty for small amounts of marijuana Tuesday night. This is a big step forward for the legalization of the drug, which is already legal in Canada, where …