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November 11, 2021

TWU Library Presents the Lawrence Concert Series

The TWU Library is presenting a series of live concerts in the 2022-2023 school year, including a music major showcase, November 12.Several music majors will perform classical repertoire and art songs, accompanied by Sylvia Gossett, the choir accompanist. The free concert takes place at 6pm in the library café.

TWU Library Presents the Lawrence Concert Series

November 10, 2021

TWU President Harley Knowles Departing in June 2022

This week, Dr. Harley Knowles announced his plans to step down as president of Tennessee Wesleyan University. He will continue serving in his role through June 30, 2022. President Knowles has faithfully served in this role for the past 11 years. The announcement was shared with faculty and staff on Tuesday morning in an email from Dr. Knowles.

November 10, 2021

TWU's Department of English and Modern Languages Opens Language Café

Tennessee Wesleyan's Department of English and Modern Languages held an open house for its new Language Café on Tuesday, October 26, on the fourth floor of Banfield-Durham Hall.

Drs. Ana Barrios and Augustin Bocco, professors of Spanish and French, celebrating the opening of the new Language Café.

November 5, 2021

Shirley Shankle Woodcock Given Distinguished Entrepreneur Award

The 8th Annual Distinguished Entrepreneur Award was presented by the Tennessee Wesleyan University Goodfriend School of Business, Tuesday, honoring Shirley Shankle Woodcock with this year's award.

November 4, 2021

Tuition Changes Announced for 2022-2023

The Tennessee Wesleyan University Board of Trustees convened Friday, October 29, approving changes to tuition rates for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Tuition Changes Announced for 2022-2023

October 29, 2021

From Bulldog to Pro Baseball and Back: A Journey Home

Logan Longwith graduated from Tennessee Wesleyan University in 2019, but not before a winding road of adventures that took him away from his home state.

October 22, 2021

Day of Service 2021

The annual event, which has actually run for 11 years but was cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19, brings students together to operate service projects on campus and throughout the Athens and McMinn County communities. This year's event had 196 students working at 21 project sites. Below are a few photos and words from students and volunteer leaders.

October 18, 2021

Criminal Justice Hosting a Night with Tennessee Inspector General

The Tennessee Wesleyan University (TWU) Criminal Justice department, Criminal Justice club, and the Professional Leadership in Criminal Justice (PLCJ) program will host McMinn County-native Kim Harmon for a special evening of stories, experience, and wisdom from the Tennessee Inspector General.

October 8, 2021

ME Articulation Agreement Reached with Chattanooga State

Dr. Rebecca Ashford, President of Chattanooga State Community College and Dr. Harley Knowles, President at Tennessee Wesleyan University (TWU), recently signed an articulation agreement between the two institutions. This agreement will allow a smooth transfer into a Bachelor of Science degree at TWU for graduates with an Associate of Applied Science degree in either management or entrepreneurship.

October 1, 2021

From Bulldog to Rebel: Life After Wesleyan

Avery embraced Tennessee Wesleyan and every moment and opportunity that arose. Upon graduating, Avery was accepted into Ole Miss’s Integrated Marketing Communications master’s program.