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Artist Jerry Hagaman presents Malaprops & Mixed Metaphors

Athens, Tennessee artist Jerry Hagaman shares his most recent art collection with the Athens community through an exhibit in the Muriel S. Mayfield Gallery. Hagaman’s collection, “Malaprops & Mixed Metaphors,” features pieces that he created for the viewer to associate their own story. Hagaman, who also serves as an adjunct professor in the art program … Continue reading "Artist Jerry Hagaman presents Malaprops & Mixed Metaphors"

Driven determination

Salama Lumbasio finds ways to succeed as her plans continue to change There’s something deeply special about Tennessee Wesleyan University that nearly every student and graduate feels. It struck Salama (Christine) Lumbasio the second she stepped onto campus a few weeks after leaving her home in the east African country of Kenya. “You know when … Continue reading "Driven determination"

University recognizes outstanding alumni during annual celebration

Three outstanding alumni will be recognized at the University’s annual Alumni Awards Banquet on Saturday, November 10 during Homecoming celebrations. Current TWU communications students have helped to share their stories to announce the winners. Tennessee Wesleyan University Recognizes Dr. J. Price Foster Dr. J. Price Foster honored with TWU Distinguished Alumni Award at Homecoming 2018 … Continue reading "University recognizes outstanding alumni during annual celebration"

Visit to New York Stock Exchange helps classroom concepts come to life

On Monday, October 29, 14 students and faculty from Tennessee Wesleyan University’s Goodfriend School of Business visited the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) for the second consecutive year. The students who took part in the trip are in the financial investments course, taught by Sandy Maddox. Students in this course are … Continue reading "Visit to New York Stock Exchange helps classroom concepts come to life"

Julie Belcher artwork featured in latest exhibit at Tennessee Wesleyan University

November 5, 2018 – East Tennessee artist Julie Belcher brings her artwork to Athens, Tennessee through an exhibit in the Muriel S. Mayfield Gallery. Belcher’s collection, “The Waltz,” features multiple pieces that dance together, creating a beautiful story of rural roots. Belcher’s story places her as an artist from Appalachia and a “dedicated handmade advocate.” … Continue reading "Julie Belcher artwork featured in latest exhibit at Tennessee Wesleyan University"

Tennessee Wesleyan Board of Trustees approve undergraduate tuition increase, University remains committed to helping make college affordable

Friday, November 2, 2018 – Tennessee Wesleyan University Board of Trustees voted to increase undergraduate tuition for the 2019-2020 academic year by just $600. The vote saw no opposition from the group of trustees who gathered on campus for the fall meeting. The slight increase shows the University’s commitment to providing a quality education without … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan Board of Trustees approve undergraduate tuition increase, University remains committed to helping make college affordable"

Tennessee Wesleyan University receives grant focused on improving student support services

Coming off the news of being ranked one of the region’s best and a top value school, Tennessee Wesleyan received more great news that demonstrates the University’s dedication to student support and success. Wednesday, October 3, 2018, TWU administrators were provided official notification that the school is the most recent recipient of the Title III … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University receives grant focused on improving student support services"