Tag: Student life and multicultural affairs

McCloud named interim chief diversity and inclusion officer

Dr. Mark McCloud has been named interim chief diversity and inclusion officer at the University of Tennessee at Martin and will assume duties Aug. 1.

Response by UT Martin Student Affairs to racial video

I want to provide an update on our investigation into the racially-charged video that was distributed broadly across social media last week. 

Majors reminds students to be hopeful, open-minded

One lesson University of Tennessee at Martin political science graduate Devin Majors learned early in his experience at college is that in order to fully become his own person, he had to be willing to try new opportunities.

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Student Government Association elections conducted online

The University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Student Life and Multicultural Affairs conducted its annual Student Government Association campaign and elections for the 2020-21 academic year solely online.

UT Martin to host the Pedrito Martinez Group on campus Feb. 18

The Pedrito Martinez Group, led by Grammy-nominated percussionist Pedrito Martinez, will perform at 7 p.m., Feb. 18, in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Harriet Fulton Theatre.

Wellness expert Cheya Thousand to speak Nov. 21

The University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Student Life and Multicultural Affairs will host wellness expert and motivational speaker Cheya Thousand at 2 p.m., Nov. 21, in room 111 of the Boling University Center.

UT Martin dedicates NPHC Greek Garden at Unity Circle

Officials, alumni, students and friends of the University of Tennessee at Martin gathered Nov. 2 to dedicate the new NPHC Greek Garden at Unity Circle in honor of the Divine Nine historically African-American fraternities and sororities.

UT Martin to host Hispanic reception, live salsa band

The University of Tennessee at Martin will host the first recruitment reception for Hispanic students from 3-4:30 p.m., Oct. 5, in the Boling University Welcome Center.

Javier Ávila to perform one-man show Sept. 24 at UT Martin

Author, educator and performer Javier Ávila will perform his one-man show “The Trouble with my Name” at 7 p.m., Sept. 24, in the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Watkins Auditorium.

(l-r) Tayh’lore Chism, Kendal Brookins, Chris Bass and Jason Andrews, all of Memphis, attended the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Black Graduate Recognition Ceremony held Dec. 14.

UT Martin sees increase in minority enrollment

UT Martin saw an increase in enrollment for underrepresented students this past semester, with African-American, Hispanic, Asian, American Indian and Alaskan student populations all seeing increased numbers.

 

 

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