Tag: Alumni news

Somerville student overcomes challenges to earn her bachelor’s degree

Danielle Ables didn’t consider herself “college material” when she first enrolled for courses at the University of Tennessee at Martin Somerville Center in fall 2016.

Selmer Center student interns in White House office

Last year, Ansley Moore, of Selmer, waited to be rejected for an internship at the United States White House. “Over 3,000 people apply for the internship, but less than 100 are accepted,” she said.

Stuart McWhorter offers graduates four principles for success during fall commencement 2019

Approximately 348 students participated in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s fall 2019 commencement ceremony held Dec. 14 in the Kathleen and Tom Elam Center. Stuart McWhorter, commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, served as keynote speaker.

WPSD evening anchor completes UT Martin master’s degree

Jennifer Horbelt Bonds, a 2007 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin and longtime evening anchor on WPSD Local 6 in Paducah, Kentucky, crossed the UT Martin commencement stage again Dec. 14 with a Master of Arts degree in strategic communication.

Guffey, Ragland receive Paul and Martha Meek Leadership Awards

Shelby Guffey, of Coopertown, and Trisdan Ragland, of Martin, were each presented with Paul and Martha Meek Leadership Awards during the University of Tennessee at Martin’s fall commencement ceremony Dec. 14.

Outstanding alumni honored during homecoming 2019

UT Martin presented homecoming awards to (l-r) Christopher Pierce, originally from Savannah; Mary Katherine Hill, of Memphis; and Bill and Rosann Nunnelly, of Nashville, during the annual Chancellor’s Brunch and Alumni Awards Program held Nov. 2

UT Martin dedicates the Nunnelly Family Welcome Center

The University of Tennessee at Martin honored Bill and Rosann Nunnelly with the official naming of the Nunnelly Family Welcome Center on Nov. 2 as part of homecoming festivities.

UT Martin to host homecoming under the big top Nov. 2

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.

SAE house officially opens near UT Martin main campus

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.

Hill, Pierce, Nunnellys to be honored during UT Martin Homecoming 2019

Mary-Katherine Hill, of Memphis; Chris Pierce, of Savannah; and Bill and Roseann Nunnelly, of Nashville, will be honored with alumni awards from the University of Tennessee at Martin during homecoming festivities Nov. 2.

 

 

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