The Tusculum College academic honors lists have been announced for the spring 2016 semester recognizing students for their academic achievements.
Student excellence in academics and service were recognized during Tusculum College’s annual Honors Convocation.
About two dozen students participated in one of the oldest traditions on campus.
Graduates marked a milestone in their educational journey and also celebrated with members of the Class of 1966 as they marked a milestone of their own.
A team of Tusculum students earned national recognition for their efforts to educate their fellow students about the national debt.
Posted on 26 May 2016
Science, mathematics and technology programs are expected to expand at Tusculum College with the addition of new degree programs and the investment in new facilities.
Posted on 20 May 2016
Progress continues on the construction of the Ronald H. and Verna June Meen Center for Science and Math at Tusculum College, with interior work continuing, including window installment. According to David Martin, director of facilities for Tusculum College, exterior damp proofing and windows are complete with the exception of custom windows for the Board Room, [...]
Posted on 05 May 2016
Tusculum College has received final approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to offer the Master of Science in nursing degree with a concentration in family nurse practitioner in August. The college received approval by the Tennessee Board of Nursing in February to move forward in planning the new degree [...]
Posted on 05 May 2016
Dr. David Baker, senior vice president of field services for the DIRECTV Group, Inc. and a member of the Tusculum College Board of Trustees, will be the speaker at Tusculum College’s spring commencement exercises.
Posted on 04 May 2016
The Doak House Museum, located on the campus of Tusculum College, will be offering a history camp for area children this summer.
History Camp will be held June 13-17 and is designed for children ages 6-12.
Posted on 02 May 2016
Heritage Home Scholars will host a regional home-school conference at Tusculum College on Monday, May 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The goal of the day is to promote college readiness and provide valuable information to current and prospective homeschoolers. There will be a variety of home-school related vendors, including education materials and textbooks. [...]
Posted on 27 April 2016
Tusculum student Matt Pierce has been awarded a research fellowship for his achievements in the Ronald E. McNair Post Baccalaureate Achievement Program at East Tennessee State University. Pierce, a senior creative writing and political science major from Elizabethton, served as a McNair scholar this past summer, and having completed the program, applied and received the [...]
Posted on 25 April 2016
Tusculum College student Jennie Frost has received a scholarship to attend a creative writing workshop in Auvillar, France. Frost will leave in mid-May to attend the Auvillar Writers’ Workshop. She was introduced to the workshop through Marilyn Kallet, the director of creative writing at the University of Tennessee, who suggested she apply. Frost’s scholarship entry [...]
Posted on 22 April 2016
Tusculum student Amy Hodge was recently received the Lifelong Learner Award from the East Tennessee College Alliance. The Alliance hosted the annual Lifelong Learning awards ceremony and luncheon at the Foundry on the World’s Fair Site in Knoxville.
Posted on 15 April 2016
On Wednesday, April 13, 29 biology/service-learning students from Tusculum College participated in a stream clean-up of College Creek and the Paul E. Hayden Educational Wetland. The Hayden Wetland is a man-made, stormwater wetland that filters out nutrients and pollutants, catches stormwater runoff and litter and helps clean the water before it goes into College Creek. [...]