The Business departments of Tennessee Wesleyan University (TWU) and Cleveland State Community College (CSCC) signed a new agreement this week, creating an accelerated process for students to achieve their bachelor’s degree in management. The agreement allows students who complete Cleveland State’s Advance Business program to seamlessly transition into TWU’s Management Excellence (ME) program. Both programs … Continue reading "Cleveland State and Tennessee Wesleyan Sign New Business School Agreement"
Tennessee Wesleyan announced the expansion of the Engineering Science dual degree program, following the addition of University of Tennessee-Knoxville as a partner institution. UTK and Tennessee Tech now stand as the two options for TWU students looking to complete the dual degree program. The 2+2 program allows students to complete their first two years of … Continue reading "TWU Adding Options in Engineering Science Dual Degree Program"
Story by Ashley Copeland During this fall’s Homecoming festivities, Tennessee Wesleyan University hosted an Alumni Awards Dinner, honoring a trio of professionals for the achievements and civic contributions. Dr. Tommy Lee “Tom” Phillipsa graduate from the class of 1951, Dr. Phillips was named recipient of the J. Neal Ensminger Distinguished Alumnus Award. This award is … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University Presents Annual Alumni Awards"
Story by Ashley Copeland A generous $30,000 donation by SouthEast Bank is helping four students on their pursuit of higher education this year. The SouthEast Bank Scholars program recognizes and rewards academic excellence by funding education expenses to qualified students within the communities it serves. “SouthEast Bank, through its current scholarship program, has a long-standing … Continue reading "SouthEast Bank Supports 4 TWU Students with Scholarships"
Tennessee Wesleyan will hold their annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Monday, December 2, at the Quad on campus. This year’s event begins at 5 p.m. with cookie decorating, roasting s’mores, pictures with Wesley Santa Paws and a hot chocolate bar. The lighting of the tree will take place at 6 p.m. The community is invited … Continue reading "Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Set for Dec. 2"
The Tennessee Wesleyan University music department will present the Annual Lessons and Carols Service, Tuesday, December 3 at 7 p.m. at Allen Memorial United Methodist Church. The service will kick off the Advent celebration in a meaningful way for the Athens community. The event, now in its 17th year, features the TWU Concert Choir and … Continue reading "TWU Music Department Presenting 17th Annual Lessons and Carols"
“Don’t just learn, experience. Don’t just read, absorb. Don’t just change, transform. Don’t just relate, advocate. Don’t just promise, prove. Don’t just criticize, encourage. Don’t just think, ponder. Don’t just take, give. Don’t just see, feel. Don’t just dream, do it. Don’t just hear, listen. Don’t just talk, act. Don’t just tell, show. Don’t just … Continue reading "Johnny Holden Given Distinguished Entrepreneurship Award"
The Goodfriend School of Business has recently taken a number of trips outside East Tennessee, introducing TWU students to various businesses and entrepreneurs throughout the country. One such trip was dubbed The Inspire Tour, led by TWU professor Anne Montgomery. The two-day trip included female entrepreneurship students, connecting them with female entrepreneurs in the city … Continue reading "Female Entrepreneurship Students Take The Inspire Tour"
Dr. Hai Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Physics at Tennessee Wesleyan University, was recently published in the American Journal of Physics (AJP) for his research into the dynamics of student’s and instructor’s epistemic framing while solving problems in advanced physics classes. “The AJP is one of the most prestigious physics journals in the United States and … Continue reading "Dr. Nguyen published in American Journal of Physics"
The Tennessee Wesleyan University students, faculty and staff participated in the annual Day of Service, Thursday, completing service projects throughout the community. The 9th annual Day of Service is a product of TWU’s ongoing commitment to service learning for the entire TWU family. 306 members of the TWU community joined for the service day, working … Continue reading "TWU Holds 9th Annual Day of Service"