‘I was one of the lucky ones’ – WWII veteran recounts service to country, UT Martin

He sat relaxed in his recliner with his 163rd Combat Engineers Battalion jacket laid on his lap, surrounded by worn photos from his service in France, Germany and Austria and transported the room back in time to 1943. Continue reading ‘I was one of the lucky ones’ – WWII veteran recounts service to country, UT Martin

Latimers honored during engineering and science building groundbreaking ceremony

The University of Tennessee at Martin community, along with numerous notable Tennessee officials, gathered in front of the future site of the Latimer Engineering and Science Building, on Sept. 18, to honor Bill and Carol Latimer for their $6.5 million gift to the university. Continue reading Latimers honored during engineering and science building groundbreaking ceremony