College is a time of exploration and learning. Students will learn from their experiences and their classmates, but they depend on the professors to guide them in more ways than just teaching in the classroom. For some, like Joe Langstaff, the relationships built with Tennessee Wesleyan professors provide a mentorship that lasts long after graduation. … Continue reading "Mentorship leads to a career with purpose"
Throughout the fall semester, a class of marketing students had the opportunity to work on a project for the USDA. This project gave these students real-world experience but also benefited the Chattanooga USDA office by providing much-needed marketing efforts. During the summer months, professors from the Goodfriend School of Business met with staff members from … Continue reading "Project provides experience and a chance to make a difference"
Family. It seemed to be the theme of the night as Rev. Dr. Sam Roberts and his wife, Rev. Stella Roberts, were presented with a well-deserved early Christmas present. Dr. Roberts returned to Tennessee Wesleyan on Friday, December 8, 2017, as the speaker for the winter commencement ceremony. Prior to the event, former students, colleagues … Continue reading "Endowment honors more than years of service, it honors family."
December 13, 2017 After several years’ absence from the Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL), Tennessee Wesleyan University sent a delegation to this year’s 48th General Assembly of TISL in Nashville. Actually, TWU sent a lone delegate – senior Brandon Leitch, who was chosen to serve in the TISL Senate. Leitch is team manager for the … Continue reading "TWU’s Brandon Leitch attends TISL 48th General Assembly"
November 27, 2017 Studying, practicing and teaching occupational therapy has been a way of life for Dr. Robert Mullaney for the past 18 years. As Founding Director of Tennessee Wesleyan University’s proposed Occupational Therapy Program, he looks forward to establishing a program of study that will lead students down a professional medical path. Occupational Therapy … Continue reading "TWU seeks accreditation to establish Occupational Therapy Program"
It was obvious, from the early season snowfall to the dancing lights on the campus Christmas tree, that Friday, December 8, 2017 was going to be a special day. As the 84 graduates lined up outside, their family, friends and supporters filled the seats of Townsend Auditorium with an excitement and anticipation unique to a … Continue reading "Living a life of quality, not quantity."
December 6, 2017 For media information, contact Dr. Joanne Landers 423-745-5279 email@example.com Tennessee Wesleyan University will host Winter Commencement 2017 this Friday, Dec. 8. The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at Townsend Auditorium on the TWU campus. 84 students are slated to receive their Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Science, and … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University to host sixth Winter Commencement on Friday"
The Tennessee Wesleyan University Department of Education hosted 37 local principals, central office supervisors, and directors of schools for the 2017 Fall Local Education Agency (LEA) Super Summit Luncheon. The three new education faculty were introduced to our LEA partners. Topics of discussion including initiatives by the education department, the new literacy standards, edTPA implementation, … Continue reading "2017 Fall Local Education Agency (LEA) Super Summit Luncheon"
The Daily Post-Athenian By: Dewey Morgan How to earn success was the message given by a Tennessee Wesleyan University award winner last week. During a luncheon Thursday afternoon at TWU, Hugh Queener was announced as the winner of the 4th Annual Goodfriend School of Business 2017 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award. “It is a great honor for me … Continue reading "Distinguished Entrepreneur"
By: Mary Maddox On Monday, October 23, students from the Goodfriend School of Business at Tennessee Wesleyan University visited the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The students who took part in the trip are in the Financial Investments course at the University. Students in this course are pursuing a degree in Business … Continue reading "Goodfriend School of Business visits trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange"