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VOL. 129 | NO. 164 | Friday, August 22, 2014

Move-In Day

University of Memphis students welcome new academic year

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(Daily News/Andrew J. Breig)

Cale Alexander, left, and Conner Alexander are among the University of Memphis students who began moving into the dorms Thursday, Aug. 21, in anticipation of the start of class Monday.

The siblings, who are moving into the Living and Learning Complex on campus, are both enrolled in the school’s natural science program to study physical therapy. The University of Memphis has enrolled more first-time freshmen this year — 2,250 — an 11.6 percent increase from a year ago. Among the ranks of new students is a 46 percent increase in freshmen from out of state.

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