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April 11, 2022

2022 Goodfriend Lecture Series Features Dr. Harley Knowles

TWU President Dr. Harley Knowles was the featured guest at the 9th Annual Goodfriend Lecture Series, last week, in Johnson Event Center on the campus of Tennessee Wesleyan.

April 8, 2022

Inspired Gifts: The McSpadden Scholarship

Tennessee Wesleyan University relies on the gifts of generous donors to accomplish our mission of preparing students for lives of service and success. The Unique Gifts series looks at recent gifts which accomplish specific purposes, often inspired by donors' family, careers, passions, and more.

April 1, 2022

Dr. Knowles Featured at Muriel S. Mayfield Gallery

TWU is excited to share the newest feature at the Muriel S. Mayfield Gallery. The paintings on display are from Tennessee Wesleyan's president Dr. Harley Knowles.

April 1, 2022

TWU Spring Concert April 5

The TWU Concert Choir and Chorale will present their spring concert, April 5, at 7:00pm, at Allen Memorial UMC in Athens. This performance is free and open to the public, with a short reception to follow.

March 28, 2022

Lawrence Concert Series Concludes April 1

The Merner Pfeiffer Library on the campus of Tennessee Wesleyan University will welcome Dreams of Kings in the final act of the Lawrence Concert Series. The free concert will be held Friday, April 1, beginning at 6pm in the library.

March 25, 2022

From Bulldog to Communications Specialist: Finding a Career In the Pandemic

Savannah Rymer finished her senior year at Tennessee Wesleyan online and from home due to the pandemic. She stayed motivated, and upon graduating, she got accepted into her dream school and was hired full-time as a communications specialist.

Savannah doing video production at work.

March 18, 2022

Heritage Day Returns to TWU Next Week

Tennessee Wesleyan University will welcome Dr. Brent Strawn as the 2022 Heritage Day lecturer, March 21 and 22. Strawn is a professor of Old Testament at Duke Divinity School and will present a lecture entitled, "The Greatest Story Never Told: Why the Bible is Not a Story (but something far better)."

March 9, 2022

Student Today, Community Member Tomorrow: April Preston

April Preston was hesitant. Despite her mother and grandmother each attending Tennessee Wesleyan, she had other plans, namely, to attend the University of Tennessee.

February 28, 2022

Tuition Reciprocity Agreement with Emory & Henry College

On Monday, February 21, Tennessee Wesleyan University President Dr. Harley Knowles was hosted by Dr. John W. Wells, President of Emory & Henry College, in a tuition reciprocity signing ceremony.

President of Tennessee Wesleyan University, Harley Knowles (left) and Emory & Henry President, John Wells (right) shake hands after signing the official agreement.

February 21, 2022

Ben Dockery Jazz Trio Concert Friday

The TWU Library welcomes the Ben Dockery Trio, Friday, the latest in the Lawrence Concert Series hosted at the Merner Pfeiffer Library. The free concert will begin at 6pm.