Latimer-Smith Engineering and Science Building dedicated

Bill and Carol Latimer believe in the power of education to change lives. Their commitment to education inspired the Union City couple’s $6.5 million gift that made possible the new Latimer-Smith Engineering and Science Building at the University of Tennessee at Martin. Continue reading Latimer-Smith Engineering and Science Building dedicated

Ellie Puentes finds new college home at UT Martin

More than 100 students have attended college because of Bill and Carol Latimer’s financial support. When the Union City, Tennessee, couple saw a news story earlier this year that Ellie Puentes had to leave her New York college in April because of health issues linked to the COVID-19 vaccine, they wanted to change another life. Continue reading Ellie Puentes finds new college home at UT Martin

Fall enrollment increase and strategic plan ‘refresh’ highlight Advisory Board meeting

A fall enrollment report and review of the University of Tennessee at Martin’s updated strategic plan were among the agenda items presented during Friday’s fall meeting of the University of Tennessee at Martin Advisory Board. Continue reading Fall enrollment increase and strategic plan ‘refresh’ highlight Advisory Board meeting