Catalina Cubillos came a long way to attend the University of Tennessee at Martin this fall. The native Chilean is spending the semester as part of the Tennessee Intensive English Program.
The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Music’s fall concert schedule has offered a variety of options for differing musical tastes. Recently, the department offered a live salsa band, an evening of choir music and a marching band exhibition in the same afternoon.
Chris Stachewicz, director of campus recreation at the University of Tennessee at Martin, and Ami Galindo, coordinator of facilities and activities, play a part in preparing the Chicago Blackhawks – a member of the National Hockey League – for the ice each season.
Devin Majors, of Nashville, beat the odds set against him by taking risks. Majors is a senior political science major at the University of Tennessee at Martin and president of the Student Government Association.
The University of Tennessee at Martin will host homecoming week Oct. 28-Nov. 3, culminating with the football game against Jacksonville State at 2 p.m., Nov. 2, at Hardy Graham Stadium.
ArtsEd Tennessee and Americans for the Arts will host a day-long workshop from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 25, in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Boling University Center. This event is free and open to the public, although pre-registration is required to reserve a seat.
Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc. has included the University of Tennessee at Martin among “America’s 100 Best College Buys” for the 14th consecutive year.
The annual Miss University of Tennessee at Martin / Miss Tennessee Soybean Festival Scholarship Pageant will be held at 7 p.m., Oct. 26, in the Boling University Center’s Duncan Ballroom. The deadline to apply for the competition is Oct. 14.
Chuck Latham, formerly from Hardeman County, has established the Huey P. Mott Scholarship at the University of Tennessee at Martin in honor of his former agriculture teacher at Middleton High School.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Sept. 28 to dedicate the new Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house located at 308 Hannings Lane next to the University of Tennessee at Martin main campus.