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Tennessee students celebrate victories at SkillsUSA national competitions
07/05/2019

A total of 42 students from 12 Tennessee technical and community colleges won medals at the 2019 SkillsUSA National Leadership & Skills Conference by demonstrating their knowledge and expertise across an array of career and technical fields.

Tennessee college students won three Gold medals, 10 Silver and 29 Bronze medals in the NLSC national championships June 22-26 in Louisville, Ky. -- one more medal than the 41 they won last year. In addition, 38 students from 13 campuses were Top Ten certificate winners, scoring at the 90th percentile and above on their exams.

Southwest President Tracy D. Hall, photo by Troy Glasgow
06/25/2019

The board of directors of the American Association of Community Colleges has appointed Southwest Tennessee Community College President Tracy D. Hall to the association's Commission on Economic and Workforce Development.  Her three-year term runs from July 1 of this year to June 30, 2022.

Board approves tuition & fees, building projects
06/21/2019

The Tennessee Board of Regents today set tuition and fees for the 2019-20 academic year and approved a list of new campus building projects that will move to the next step in the state’s funding process for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

Tuition and mandatory fees combined average a 2.45 increase from last year – the lowest percentage increase since 1991 at Tennessee’s community colleges and since 2013 at the Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology (TCATs). It is the third consecutive year in which combined tuition and fee increases are less than 3 percent.

06/13/2019

The Tennessee Board of Regents will hold its regular quarterly meeting June 20-21 at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin. The agenda includes board action on student tuition and fees for the 2019-20 academic year and construction project recommendations for the state’s 2020-21 fiscal year.

Dr. Rebecca Ashford, Dr. Bethany Flora
06/11/2019

Two Tennessee community college presidents are among the 46 members of the Leadership Tennessee Class of 2020 announced Monday by the statewide leadership initiative.

Dr. Rebecca Ashford, president of Chattanooga State Community College, and Dr. Bethany Flora, president of Northeast State Community College, are among the seven educators -- five from higher education -- selected for the new Leadership Tennessee class.

06/04/2019

The Tennessee Board of Regents will consider combined tuition and fee increases at the state’s community and technical colleges averaging 2.45 percent at its June 21 quarterly meeting, under recommendations approved today by the board’s Finance and Business Operations Committee.

News Title Post date
TBR to Meet in Regular Quarterly Session Dec. 13 in Nashville 12/06/2012
TBR Approves Glenda Baskin Glover as TSU President 11/27/2012
TBR Schedules Ad Hoc Committee on Capital Outlay and Capital Maintenance Meeting Nov. 29 11/20/2012
TBR Chancellor Recommends Glenda Baskin Glover as TSU’s Next President; Board to Meet Nov. 27 11/18/2012
TBR Schedules Audit, Committee Chairs Meetings Nov. 20 11/13/2012
4 Finalists Selected in Search for TSU President 10/19/2012
TBR Approves Chris Whaley as Roane State President; Tony Creecy as TTC-Pulaski Director 10/01/2012
Recommendation for New Director at TTC-Pulaski Added to Agenda for TBR Special Board Meeting Oct. 1(2) 09/28/2012
Recommendation for New Director at TTC-Pulaski Added to Agenda for TBR Special Board Meeting Oct. 1 09/28/2012
TBR Chancellor Recommends Chris Whaley as Roane State’s Next President; Board to Vote Oct. 1 09/24/2012
TBR Institutions Receive More than $17.1M in Federal Grants for TN Job Training Programs 09/19/2012
TBR to Meet in Regular Quarterly Session Sept. 20-21 at Cleveland State Community College 09/13/2012
TBR Schedules Three Open Committee Meetings Sept. 5 08/29/2012
TSU Presidential Search Committee Outlines Process, Schedule 08/27/2012
Campus Visits, Interviews Scheduled for Roane State Presidential Candidates Aug. 27- 30 08/20/2012
TSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee Meets Aug. 27 08/20/2012
Roane State Presidential Search Committee Selects 4 Finalists 08/15/2012
Senate Education Subcommittee Hearing, Audit Show TSU Grade Assignments Were Valid(2) 08/13/2012
Senate Education Subcommittee Hearing, Audit Show TSU Grade Assignments Were Valid 08/13/2012
Roane State Presidential Search Committee Outlines Process, Schedule 07/09/2012

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